Law Enforcement

Masked Suspects Rob Ice Cream Shop

Masked Suspects Rob Ice Cream Shop

On Nov. 27 at 10:17 p.m., three suspects knocked on the back door of the Cold Stone Creamery located at 3063 Waldorf Market Place as employees were closing the shop. The employees opened the door and the masked suspects entered and attempted to steal the proceeds. The employees fought the suspects off but one...
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Intruders Arrested at Local High School

Intruders Arrested at Local High School

On Nov. 25 at 8:35 p.m., officers responded to Thomas Stone High School at 3785 Leonardtown Road in Waldorf for an intrusion alarm. Officers observed one suspect, 18, outside the school and she indicated two additional suspects – a male, 18, and another male, 12 – were still inside. A police K-9 team located...
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State Police Blotter- Prince Frederick

State Police Blotter- Prince Frederick

Maryland State Police in Prince Frederick are investigating the following incidents: Possession With Intent to Distribute Cocaine and Phencyclidine:  On 11/20/11 at 10:15 am, Trooper First Class Sorenson stopped a vehicle for traffic violations on Rt. 4 at Town Center Blvd. in Dunkirk.  During a search of the vehicle, a large amount of cocaine...
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Bench Warrant Arrests

Bench Warrant Arrests

Maryland State Police in Leonardtown have picked up the following people on Bench Warrant Arrests: Warrant Service – On Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 12:15pm, TFC R. L. Jackson served an Arrest Warrant (T3-14875) on James Alexander Szwed, Jr., 45, of Waldorf. The warrant was issued on March 30, 2011 by the District Court...
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Calvert County Police Blotter

Calvert County Police Blotter

During the week of November 21 through November 27 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,433 calls for service throughout the community.  The following incidents remain under investigation: Theft from Vehicle  Sometime between November 22 and 23 an unlocked vehicle parked outside a home on Orange Drive in Lusby was entered...
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Man Arrested for Assault on Officer

Man Arrested for Assault on Officer

On November 26 around 11:30 p.m. while on routine patrol in the North Beach area Cpl. A. Moschetto observed a group of people outside Neptune’s Seafood Pub. Cpl. Moschetto heard one man yelling profanity and racial slurs.  When the officer contacted the suspected offender, the man swung at Cpl. Moschetto and the two ultimately...
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St, Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Graduation & Swearing In

St, Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Graduation & Swearing In

Sheriff Timothy K. Cameron and the men and women of St, Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office would like to congratulate the following new deputies for completing a 28 week police entry level training program at the Southern Maryland Criminal Justice Academy: Deputy Christopher Beyer Deputy Dinara Beasley Deputy William Bankhead Deputy Timothy Shomper Deputy Vincent...
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Final Salute for K-9 Kendo

Final Salute for K-9 Kendo

 A very stirring memorial service for K-9 Kendo, a member of the St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office K-9 team, was held at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 7 with many K-9s and their handlers in attendance. Units from St. Mary’s, Calvert, Charles, Anne Arundel, Seat Pleasant and Maryland State Police came to honor Kendo. He...
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Hunter Arrested on Multiple Charges

Maryland Natural Resource Police have charged Michael A. Campbell, 47 of Charlotte Hall, with hunting whitetail deer during closed season, hunting without a license and failing to wear fluorescent orange while hunting. The incident occurred on November 11, 2011 in the vicinity of Bowling Road in Allen’s Fresh of Charles County. The Maryland Natural...
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Charles County Crime Report

The Charles County Sheriff’s BURGLARY: On Nov. 21 at 1:15 p.m., officers responded to the 15000 block of Regina Avenue in Brandywine for the report of a burglary that just occurred. Witnesses said the suspect broke into a trailer and stole several guns. Officers established a perimeter and a K-9 performed a track. The...
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School Bus Accident Caused by Drunk Driver – Multiple Injuries

School Bus Accident Caused by Drunk Driver – Multiple Injuries

On Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011 at 9:24 p.m,. police, fire and rescue personnel responded to a three vehicle motor vehicle collision involving a school bus transporting the girls’ basketball team from Great Mills High School.  The school bus was returning students to St. Mary’s County after they played a basketball game in Colonial Beach, Va. The...
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Police Investigating Shooting in Waldorf

Police Investigating Shooting in Waldorf

On Nov. 20 at 9:11 p.m., officers responded to Ell Lane in Waldorf for the sound of gunshots. Officers canvassed the area but found no signs of a shooting and no victims. At 10:15 p.m., officers received a call from Southern Maryland Hospital in reference to a male who came in with a gunshot...
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School Bus Accident in Lexington Park

School Bus Accident in Lexington Park

On Tuesday, November 22, at approximately 3:55 p.m.,  police and rescue personnel were dispatched to report of a motor vehicle accident involving a school bus in Lexington Park at the intersection of Three Notch Road and FDR Boulevard. Bus number 659 was hit from behind by a blue SUV. The bus was carrying three...
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SMCSO Emergency Services Team Called to Hollywood Barricade – Video

SMCSO Emergency Services Team Called to Hollywood Barricade – Video

On November 20, 2011, St. Mary’s County deputies responded to a residence on Mervell Dean Road in Hollywood, Md., for a report of an assault. Investigation revealed Dino Anthony Pierotti, 49, of Hollywood, Md., assaulted two victims within the residence.  Both victims fled prior to police arrival.  When police arrived, Pierotti had fortified himself within the residence...
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St. Mary’s Police Blotter

St. Mary’s Police Blotter

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the followin incidents: Protective Order Violation On November 21, 2011, at approximately 8:45 p.m., deputies responded to a residence on Great Mills Road, Lexington Park, Maryland, for a report of a Protective Order violation.  Investigation revealed Christopher Scott Lacey, 26, no fixed address, entered into the victim’s...
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Intoxicated Burglar Shot by Homeowner

Intoxicated Burglar Shot by Homeowner

On November 20, 2011 at 4:58 A.M., police units responded to a private residence in St. Inigoes, Maryland for the report of a burglary to an occupied dwelling and a subject being shot.  Upon patrol units arrival it was determined the suspect had broke into the victims home, had been shot and had fled...
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State Police Blotter- Prince Frederick

State Police Blotter- Prince Frederick

Maryland State Police in Prince Frederick are investigating the following incidents: Burglary:  On 11/16/11 at 10:42 am, Trooper Esnes responded to the 1300 block of Sark Court in Prince Frederick for a reported burglary.  The victim’s residence was entered and Percocet medication was stolen.  Investigation continues. Possession of Pills:  On 11/17/11 at 4:55 pm,...
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Bench Warrant Arrests

Bench Warrant Arrests

Maryland State Police in Leonardtown have picked up the following suspects on Bench Warrant Arrests: Warrant Service – On Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 8:30pm, TFC E. J. Page served a Bench Warrant (T3-14894) on Devone M. Thompson, 21, of Loveville. The warrant was issued with an original charge of CDS Possession – Marijuana...
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Calvert County Police Blotter

Calvert County Police Blotter

During the week of November 14 through November 20 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,556 calls for service throughout the community. The following incidents remain under investigation: Thefts from Vehicles  Overnight between November 16 and 17 someone stole two Garmin Nuvi GPS’s and a wallet from inside two unlocked vehicles...
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Teens Squirt Liquid Soap on Wal-Mart Floor Endangering Shoppers

Teens Squirt Liquid Soap on Wal-Mart Floor Endangering Shoppers

On November 19 at 2:45 p.m., Calvert County DFC P. Wood responded to the Prince Frederick Walmart store for the report of a theft.  The store security officer had two suspects in custody for stealing items and also squirting liquid dishwashing soap on the floor throughout the store.  Sophia Marie Burgos, 18 of Huntingtown, was...
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Woman Cited for Shoplifting Ring at Belk

On Nov. 8, 2011 at 12:25 p.m., TFC S. M. Van Bennekum responded to the Belk Department Store in the 23000 block of Three Notch Road for a reported theft. Upon arrival, contact was made with Loss Prevention staff who advised she observed a female subject, identified as Sabrina Claire Fong, 19, of Mechanicsville, try...
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Police Searching for Wanted Suspect in Leonardtown

Police Searching for Wanted Suspect in Leonardtown

Authorities in St. Mary’s County are canvassing an area of Leonardtown near Cedar Lane Road for a suspect who bailed out following a car wreck. The wanted suspect caused an accident involving another vehicle and then fled on foot from the crash site. The incident was reported shortly before 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov....
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Silent Angel Memorial 10th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Silent Angel Memorial 10th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Sheriff Timothy K. Cameron and the Silent Angel Memorial would like to invite the family and friends of homicide victims of St. Mary’s County to attend the Silent Angel Memorial Tenth Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Bay District Firehouse, 46900 South Shangri La Drive in Lexington Park, Maryland on Sunday, November 27, 2011...
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Great Mills Crash Leaves One Injured

Great Mills Crash Leaves One Injured

On Thursday, Nov. 17 around 7:54 p.m., police and rescue crews responded to the 21100 block of Great Mills Road near the intersection of Chancellors Run Road in Great Mills for report of an accident with injuries. Crews arrived on the scene to discover two vehicles, a Chevrolet Aveo and a Pontiac Grand Am involved...
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Stabbing Arrest Made

On November 16, 2011, deputies responded to a residence in Lexington Park,  for an assault report. Investigation revealed Martika Alyssa Dandy, 21, of Lexington Park, became involved in an argument with the victim.  Dandy retrieved a knife and fled the residence.  The victim feared Dandy was going to harm herself and the victim ran...
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