Tag: sexual abuse

Baltimore Child Abuse Center Hosts 5th Annual Be A Hero Gala and Party at Port Discovery


WHAT: Baltimore Child Abuse Center will host the 5th annual Be A Hero Gala and Party on Friday, May 4 beginning at 6:30 pm at Port Discovery Children’s Museum in Baltimore.

Baltimore Archdiocese Steadfastly Denies Access to ‘The Keepers’ Priest’s Records


Father A. Joseph Maskell’s file with the Catholic Church will remain sealed, to the dismay of tens of thousands of petition signatories.

Ohio Rabbi Accused of Sexually Abusing Baltimore County Girl, Arrested in NYC

Rabbi Frederick Karp (Cleveland Jewish News)
Rabbi Frederick Karp (Cleveland Jewish News)

Baltimore County police named an Ohio rabbi as the suspect in a rape case involving a young girl. Rabbi Frederick M. Karp, 50, was taken into custody at JFK International Airport in New York City after fleeing his home. 

Will a Recent Ruling Allow More Sex Offenders to Remove Their Names from the State Registry?


Short answer: maybe.

The Maryland Court of Appeals recently ruled that a man who was convicted in 2006 of a sex offense against a child should have his name taken off the statewide registry of sex offenders partly because his crime was committed before the establishment of the registry in 1995.