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The US Supreme Court has upheld a Maryland law permitting DNA testing of people arrested for serious crimes. The case, State of Maryland v. King, involved a perpetrator who broke into a 53 year-old woman’s home wearing a scarf over his face, ordered the victim not to look at him, and raped her while holding a [...]
Press Release from the Governor’s Office on Crime Control and Prevention May 20, 2013 More than 400 representatives of local, state and national organizations today gathered for the 2nd Annual Conference on Combating Human Trafficking in Maryland. Governor Martin O’Malley opened the conference, reviewing work already done to fight human trafficking in the state, and [...]
Sexual violence. It happens every day. In every jurisdiction in our State. In the military, in homes, and elsewhere. MCASA works throughout Maryland to help respond and prevent sexual assault. In Anne Arundel County, the press covered multiple sexual assaults in the last year, including cases in Glen Burnie, Crownsville, Linthicum, Edgewater, and Arnold. These are only the cases that came to [...]
Featured EventsEvents Rss
- June 18, 2013
Civil Protection Orders: Addressing Inter-jurisdictional Issues in the Mid-Atlantic Region
Location: Council on Foreign Relations near Dupont Circle, at 1777 F Street, NW, Washington, D.C.
Description: Summit by the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ.org)
- June 26, 2013
Webinar: "The Title IX Investigation: Interviewing the Complainant"
Description: Visit http://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1243344 for more info and to register.
- June 28, 2013
HIV, Sexual Assault and Prophylaxis: Training for Forensic Nurses
Location: Hagerstown, MD
Description: Visit http://bit.ly/15ZP9ba for more info and to register.