Sexual Abuse

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Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse of 5-Year-Old at Md. Daycare

Police are investigating a Silver Spring daycare center after a 5-year-old reported being touched inappropriately.


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Teacher’s Aide Charged With Sexual Abuse of Student

Montgomery County Police have charged a former middle school teacher’s aide with sexually abusing a student.



Delaware Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse of 13-Year-Old Girl

A Delaware man has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl in Washington.


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Substitute Maryland Teacher Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse

A substitute Montgomery County teacher has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a minor and third-degree sex offense.


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Northern Va. Man Gets 21 Years in Child’s Sexual Abuse Case

A northern Virginia man has been sentenced to 21 years in prison in a case that prosecutors say involves the repeated sexual abuse of a child.


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D.C. Police Officer on Paid Leave After Sexual Abuse Charges

A pastor and D.C. police officer charged with sexually abusing minors is going to remain in jail without bond.


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Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing 2 Girls

A D.C. man has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two young girls while on supervised release from an earlier conviction of child sexual abuse.


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Prosecutors: D.C. Teacher’s Victim Was 9-Year-Old Boy

Federal prosecutors say a District of Columbia schoolteacher sexually abused a 9-year-old boy by touching the child near his genitals and buttocks.


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Former Minor Leaguer Pleads Guilty in Child Sex Case

A high school baseball coach from Washington state pleaded guilty Thursday to sexually abusing the 15-year-old son of a family with whom he lived while playing minor league baseball in Maryland in 1998.


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D.C. Man Gets 17.5 Years in Sex Abuse of 9-Year-Old Girl

A District of Columbia man has been sentenced to 17.5 years in prison for taking a 9-year-old girl to his government office in Prince George’s County for sex.