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Vehicle Reported Stolen Set on Fire

Vehicle Reported Stolen Set on Fire

On July 11,2013, at 10:25 pm, a vehicle fire at on Hollywood Road at Wit and Folly Way, was reported by a passing motorist. The 2002 Infiniti 4 door sedan had been reported stolen a short time before it was discovered. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department, as...
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Fire Marshals Serve Warrant at CCDC

Fire Marshals Serve Warrant at CCDC

On July 10, 2013, Deputy State Fire Marshals served an arrest warrant today at the Calvert County Detention Center to Steven Ray McArthur, Jr. (19) for intentionally damaging four fire sprinkler heads inside his cell. Corrections officers responded to McArthur’s cell on four separate incidents when the inmate had purposefully broken the fire sprinkler...
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Bomb Squad Called to Townhouse Complex

Bomb Squad Called to Townhouse Complex

On July 9, 2013 at 3:51 pm, a home owner on Golden Eagle Place, a townhouse community in Waldorf, heard a series of loud explosions to the rear of her fenced-in yard and called 911. The Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene and requested the State Fire Marshal’s Bomb Squad for 6...
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Best Buy Employee Arrested for Theft of Over $18,000 in Cell Phones

Best Buy Employee Arrested for Theft of Over $18,000 in Cell Phones

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 12:04pm, Maryland State Trooper K. Baker responded to the Best Buy Store at Worth Avenue, in California for a reported theft. The Trooper made contact with the loss prevention officer, who reported that a large number of cell phones were stolen between January 2013 and June 28, 2013....
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MSP to Launch SPIDRE Statewide

MSP to Launch SPIDRE Statewide

Lieutenant Governor Anthony G. Brown will join Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Marcus L. Brown, Maryland Department of Transportation Secretary James T. Smith, Jr., Prince George’s County Police Chief Mark A. Magaw, and other state officials and partner law enforcement agencies to unveil the SPIDRE (State Police Impaired Driving Effort), a statewide Driving Under...
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CCSO Applies for Re-Accreditation with CALEA®

CCSO Applies for Re-Accreditation with CALEA®

ACCREDITATION ASSESSMENT TEAM INVITES PUBLIC COMMENT A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®), will arrive June 23 to examine all aspects of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office’s policy and procedures, management, operations, and support services, Sheriff Mike Evans announced today. Verification by the team that the...
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Social Media Important in Search for Missing Children

Social Media Important in Search for Missing Children

Center for Missing and Unidentified Persons The Maryland Center for Missing and Unidentified Persons is reminding citizens they can help locate missing children by connecting to the social media tools that provide notifications and photos of persons being sought. On average, 10,000 to 12,000 children are reported missing in Maryland each year. On any...
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Asset Forfeiture Program, Auction Announcements

Asset Forfeiture Program, Auction Announcements

U.S. Marshals Service – Online Jewelry and Collectibles Auction Including: Fine Jewelry * Watches * Bullion * Art Auction Dates: May 28th – June 11th Visit Gaston & Sheehan Auctioneers, Inc. for additional information (512) 251-2780 U.S. Marshals Service – Online Vehicle Auction Live Preview: June 13, 2013 from 9:00am to 3:00pm Online Auction...
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Actions on Rooting Out Corruption at BCDC

Actions on Rooting Out Corruption at BCDC

GOVERNOR MARTIN O’MALLEY ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL ACTIONS TO COMBAT GANGS AND ROOT OUT CORRUPTION AT BALTIMORE CITY DETENTION CENTER Governor Martin O’Malley today announced actions already taken since the indictments at the Baltimore City Detention Center (BCDC), as well as a plan that the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS) will enact moving...
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DNR Police Need Your Help

DNR Police Need Your Help

When staff arrived to work at New Germany State Park in Grantsville  on June 6, they discovered the park’s bear statue had gone missing. The chainsaw-carved bear that once stood at the entrance welcoming visitors had apparently been stolen overnight. The carving (pictured) was donated to the park in 2010 by a local artist...
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Charles County Police Blotter

Charles County Police Blotter

The following is a sample of recent events investigated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office. For information about other events which are not included in this report, visit www.CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address. THEFT: On June 3 between 6 a.m. – 4 p.m., unknown suspect(s) stole an air...
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Unlicensed Contractors Charged with Six Counts Each

Unlicensed Contractors Charged with Six Counts Each

On Wednesday, May 29 two contractors were charged with six counts each with Acting as a Contractor without a License. Each count carries with it a maximum of up to two-years in jail and a $5,000 fine. According to charging documents, the Maryland Home Improvement Commission, after receiving a complaint from St. Mary’s County...
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