Charles County Crime Solvers

Police Investigating Burglary in Charlotte Hall

Police Investigating Burglary in Charlotte Hall

On Friday, November 25 at approximately 1:00 p.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 10000 block of Allens Fresh Road in Charlotte Hall, for the report of a suspicious vehicle. The complainant reported she observed a white male driving a blue Nissan Quest in the driveway of her neighbor’s home. When...
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Charles County Sheriff’s Office to Begin Holiday Patrols

Charles County Sheriff’s Office to Begin Holiday Patrols

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office will begin operating under its Holiday Safety Plan on Friday, November 25, 2016. The mission is to increase patrols in shopping centers and neighborhoods by utilizing officers normally assigned to units outside of patrol operations. “The core of our holiday plan is to see and be seen,” said Sheriff...
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Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward in Liquor Store Armed Robbery

Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward in Liquor Store Armed Robbery

On Monday, November 14, 2016, at approximately 9:05 p.m., a male wearing all black clothing and a black ski mask entered a liquor store in the 2100 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf. He displayed a gun, locked the front door then pointed the shotgun at the store clerk and demanded money. There were...
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House Keeper Charged With Theft / Sheriff’s Office Seeking Additional Information

House Keeper Charged With Theft / Sheriff’s Office Seeking Additional Information

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is seeking additional information relating to multiple thefts in which the suspect, Victoria DeMarr, 52, of Kentucky, stole jewelry while she was employed as a housekeeper in the southern Maryland area. The thefts were reported last year and earlier this year, but DeMarr fled to another state and was...
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Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Suspect’s Identity and Arrest

Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Suspect’s Identity and Arrest

Detectives with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office, Criminal Investigations Division are seeking to identify a suspect wanted in connection with an assault that occurred last month. Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 that leads to an arrest and indictment in this case. On October 8, 2016, at...
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Indian Head Man Wanted in Connection with Fleeing the Scene of a Serious Car Crash in Waldorf

Indian Head Man Wanted in Connection with Fleeing the Scene of a Serious Car Crash in Waldorf

On Monday, October 31, 2016 at approximately 12:20 p.m., a Nissan Maxima was north on Crain Highway when the driver failed to stop for a steady red traffic signal and struck a dump truck and a passenger car turning left from Crain Highway onto Mattawoman Beantown Road. The Maxima then struck a curb and...
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Three Wheel Thieves Arrested in Indian Head

Three Wheel Thieves Arrested in Indian Head

On Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 11:37 p.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 100 block of Park Square Court in Indian Head for the report of a wheel theft in progress. While en route, officers were given a description of the suspect’s vehicle. The vehicle was located, and a...
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Four Suspects Arrested in Connection with Murder of Teen in La Plata

Four Suspects Arrested in Connection with Murder of Teen in La Plata

On Tuesday, October 11, members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division arrested four people in connection with the Sept. 25 shooting of Mason Cameron Atkins, 18, of Deale. A preliminary investigation showed Atkins and several friends learned of an outdoor party on Mona Farm Place in La Plata and showed up...
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23-Year-Old Man Stabbed at St. Charles Towne Center on Saturday

23-Year-Old Man Stabbed at St. Charles Towne Center on Saturday

On Saturday, October 8, 2016, at approximately 4:30 p.m., police responded to the St. Charles Towne Center, on Mall Circle, in Waldorf for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival police located a 23-year-old male in the parking lot of the food court entrance with injuries from a stabbing. The suspect was described as a black male...
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UPDATE: Name of 18-Year-Old Killed in La Plata Released

UPDATE: Name of 18-Year-Old Killed in La Plata Released

UPDATE: 9/26/2016 @ 3:25 p.m.: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have identified the victim of the homicide that occurred on September 25, 2016, in the 9100 block of Mona Farm Place in La Plata as Mason Cameron Atkins, 18, of Deale. A preliminary investigation revealed the victim and his friends learned of a party on Mona...
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Three Suspects Charged with Thefts in Waldorf

Three Suspects Charged with Thefts in Waldorf

Between September 2 and 6, 2016, officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office took three theft reports at a construction site in Waldorf. On September 13, a citizen found some of the stolen items, including copper, in a wooded area. Detectives set up surveillance and observed three suspects cutting the copper for scrap. Dario...
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Critical Missing Person Located Safe and Unharmed

Critical Missing Person Located Safe and Unharmed

UPDATE: Critical Missing Person Located Safe and Unharmed 11:45 a.m.: Investigators with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office are searching for John Paul Spicer, 86, of Waldorf who was reported missing this morning (9/19/2016). Spicer, who has dementia and Alzheimer’s, was last seen on September 18, 2016, at about 4:00 p.m. when he left his...
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Police Investigating Death of Missing Waldorf Woman

Police Investigating Death of Missing Waldorf Woman

UPDATE 9/19/2016 @ 11:15 a.m.: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of Lana Woo Hiland, 34, of Waldorf who was found deceased on Sunday, September 18, 2016, inside a hotel room in Waldorf. Hiland had been reported missing on Sept. 16 from her home. At the time Hiland was reported missing, family members...
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Charles County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Strong Armed Robbery in Waldorf

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Strong Armed Robbery in Waldorf

On Thursday, August 4, 2016, at approximately 7:00 p.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Hamilton Road in Waldorf for the report of a robbery. Investigation showed that sometime between 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., the victim was on his dirt bike and stopped in the area of Hamilton...
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Police in Charles County Investigating Shots Fired in Waldorf

Police in Charles County Investigating Shots Fired in Waldorf

On Monday, July 18, 2016, at approximately 12:42 a.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 6000 block of Red Squirrel Place in Waldorf for the report of shots fired into a residence. Upon arrival, officers located three bullet holes in the house. No one was injured and a motive is...
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Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Information in Graffiti Caase

Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Information in Graffiti Caase

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identity of the person who spray painted graffiti on a sign at the Hughesville fire department and on a barrier wall in Hughesville. Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Bagley at 301-932-2222. People wishing to remain anonymous may...
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Police in Charles County Investigating a Shooting in the Area of Wade Elementary School

Police in Charles County Investigating a Shooting in the Area of Wade Elementary School

On Friday, July 15, 2016 at approximately 5:15 p.m. a male victim was shot multiple time in his leg, thigh and knee. The victim is reported to be in stable condition at this time and is being flown from the parking lot of Wade Elementary School, in Waldorf to an area trauma center. The...
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Police in Charles County Seeking Information in Armed Robbery – Reward Offered

Police in Charles County Seeking Information in Armed Robbery – Reward Offered

On Thursday, July 14 at 1:56 a.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 7-11 convenience store located in the 1000 block of St. Ignatius Drive in Waldorf for the report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, officers interviewed a store employee who advised that three males entered the store, one...
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Charges Pending in Charles County Department of Social Services Bomb Threat

Charges Pending in Charles County Department of Social Services Bomb Threat

On Tuesday, July 12 at 11 a.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers were notified of a threat to “blow up” the Department of Social Services building in La Plata. Officers notified the Department of Social Services, at which time the building was evacuated as a precaution. The building was searched, and no explosives were found....
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Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward in Theft at Kiosks

Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward in Theft at Kiosks

On June 20 at approximately 8:40 a.m., an unknown suspect broke into two kiosks located at St. Charles Town Center in Waldorf and stole an undisclosed amount of money. A surveillance camera captured the suspect on video as he was committing the crime. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective J. Morales at...
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Charles County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report – 6/27/2016

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report – 6/27/2016

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING REWARD IN ROBBERY CASE: Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the...
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Serious Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Collision Involving a Motorcycle in Waldorf

Serious Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Collision Involving a Motorcycle in Waldorf

On Sunday, June 26, 2016 at approximately 10:15 p.m., Troopers from the Maryland State Police La Plata Barrack responded to the intersection of Route 228 at Greenwood Drive, in Waldorf for a hit and run motor vehicle collision. Based on witness accounts, a 2002 Yamaha R1 motorcycle being operated by Ronald Anthony Crews of...
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Charles County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report – 6/7/2016

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report – 6/7/2016

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: Sometime between the hours of 11 p.m. on June 4 and 9 a.m. on June...
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VIDEO – Police Offering Reward in Macy’s Theft Case

VIDEO – Police Offering Reward in Macy’s Theft Case

On May 31 at 7:12 p.m., three males entered Macy’s at St. Charles Town Center, in Waldorf. Two males grabbed numerous Polo brand clothing including seven shirts, five pairs of young men’s jeans, 10 pairs of men’s shoes, several big and tall shirts, and four pairs of young men’s shorts. One suspect was wearing...
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FBI Offers $10,000 Reward for Information in Charles County Cold Case Murder

FBI Offers $10,000 Reward for Information in Charles County Cold Case Murder

Today, the FBI in Baltimore is announcing a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of those responsible for killing Martin Hawkins, Jr. The FBI is teaming up with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office in asking for the public’s help in gathering information about the April 18, 2012...
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