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One person killed in Brooklyn Park fire, 10th fire fatality of year in Anne Arundel

One person killed in Brooklyn Park fire, 10th fire fatality of year in Anne Arundel

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

One person has been killed in an overnight dwelling fire in Brooklyn Park. Around 11:10 Wednesday night firefighters were dispatched for a reported dwelling on fire in the 5200 block of Disney Avenue following a neighbor’s report of flames coming from a window of the house. Firefighters from Anne Arundel County assisted by Baltimore City […]

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4 Anne Arundel County detention officers arrested, charged with misconduct in office

4 Anne Arundel County detention officers arrested, charged with misconduct in office

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From Anne Arundel County Police: On January 26th, 2015, the Anne Arundel County Police Department was contacted by the Anne Arundel County Department of Detention Facilities regarding possible corruption of detention officers smuggling illegal contraband into the Jennifer Road Detention Center located at 131 Jennifer Road Annapolis, MD. As a result of the reported […]

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BREAKING: Anne Arundel County police officer shot

BREAKING: Anne Arundel County police officer shot

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

An Anne Arundel County police officer was shot early this morning while on duty.  Details of the incident are just coming in, but the shooting occurred along East College Parkway near the Cape St. Claire community in the Broadneck peninsula. The officer was taken to shock-trauma in Baltimore with serious injuries and a suspect has […]

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BREAKING: Anne Arundel County Police shoot suspect in Crofton

BREAKING: Anne Arundel County Police shoot suspect in Crofton

| April 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  Just after 1 PM Anne Arundel County Police received a phone call from a family member about the well-being of a man residing at 1701 Chamberlain Court in Crofton Maryland. Four officers responded and attempted to make contact with the people in the house and were unsuccessful. They made a forced entry into the house […]

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Shots fired near Robinwood community in Annapolis

Shots fired near Robinwood community in Annapolis

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police are reporting that around 130am this morning, shots were fired in the 1400 block of Tyler Avenue near the Robinwood community.  A 21 year old man from Upper Marlboro reported that he was outside his vehicle when he heard gun shots.  He ran to his vehicle, drove out of the area, and called […]

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One dead in fiery Davidsonville crash

One dead in fiery Davidsonville crash

| March 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: From The Capital: Maryland State Police identify man killed in wreck on Route 50 this morning as Kenneth Earl Pettigrew of Silver Spring. — Tim Pratt (@TPratt_Capital) March 1, 2015 One person has died after an accident along Route 50 in Davidsonville.  Anne Arundel Fire Department rescue crews were dispatched to a vehicle fire […]

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Armed robbery in Annapolis, suspect still at large

Armed robbery in Annapolis, suspect still at large

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Armed Robbery – 201500000756 – 100 block of Quiet Waters Pl – 02/25 at 4:56am:  The adult male suspect approached an adult male walking to his vehicle and displayed a gun.  The suspect demanded the victim’s property and took the man’s cell phone.  The victim struggled with the suspect when the suspect tried to take his wallet.  During […]

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UPDATE: Fire department identifies victims of fatal Brooklyn Park fire

UPDATE: Fire department identifies victims of fatal Brooklyn Park fire

| February 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The three occupants killed in an early morning Brooklyn Park dwelling fire have positively identified. They are: Lettitia Sinnah, age 39 Sundima Sinnah, age 17 Christopher Rickman, age 45 Just before 2:40 this morning firefighters were dispatched for a reported dwelling fire in the 100 block of Hilltop Road West. The first arriving firefighters encountered […]

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3 killed <del>hospitalized in critical condition</del> after overnight Brooklyn Park fire

3 killed hospitalized in critical condition after overnight Brooklyn Park fire

| February 10, 2015 | 2 Comments

UPDATE 8:27am:  Three occupants rescued from an early morning Brooklyn Park dwelling fire have been pronounced dead at local hospitals. Just before 2:40 this morning firefighters were dispatched for a reported dwelling fire in the 100 block of Hilltop Road West. The first arriving units encountered heavy fire from a two story, single family dwelling. […]

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Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

| February 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eye On Annapolis has learned that a 2nd Class Midshipman (Class of 2016) in the 16th Company at the United States Naval Academy died Thursday night in Bancroft Hall. Details surrounding the death have not been released by the Academy, but we learned that the Midshipman was found deceased by his roommate late Thursday evening. The Midshipman was […]

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Man shot in downtown Annapolis this morning

Man shot in downtown Annapolis this morning

| February 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Early this morning, an officer was in the area of West Street and West Washington Streets when he heard gunshots. Officers searched the area for a victim or suspect. About ten minutes later Anne Arundel County Police Department notified officers that a shooting victim had arrived at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The victim, a 46 […]

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Annapolis mansion fire ruled accidental; Christmas tree fueled conflagration

Annapolis mansion fire ruled accidental; Christmas tree fueled conflagration

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County authorities, along with the ATF have determined that the fire that destroyed a waterfront mansion in Annapolis and killed six people was accidental. Authorities believe that an electrical fire sparked the blaze in the great room of the 16,000 square foot mansion. A 15′ Christmas tree in the room was cited as […]

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2 bodies discovered in rubble of Annapolis mansion fire (Video Update)

2 bodies discovered in rubble of Annapolis mansion fire (Video Update)

| January 21, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Fire Department said that two bodies were found in the rubble of the fire that destroyed a 16,000 square foot mansion in Annapolis.  There were a total of six people unaccounted for–2 adults and 4 children.   The bodies were found with the assistance of cadaver dogs which are specially trained […]

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PHOTOS: 4-Alarm fire destroys mansion in Annapolis

PHOTOS: 4-Alarm fire destroys mansion in Annapolis

| January 19, 2015 | 2 Comments

A 4-alarm fire tore through an Annapolis waterfront mansion on Childs Point Road early this morning.  Fire department officials have not been able to determine if there were any people in the house at the time of the fire and are advising that the investigation and clean up will be a lengthy process. All images ©2015 […]

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4-Alarm fire destroys Annapolis waterfront mansion

4-Alarm fire destroys Annapolis waterfront mansion

| January 19, 2015 | 5 Comments

A 4-alarm fire ripped through a waterfront home in Annapolis this morning.  Shortly after 3am, crews were dispatched to 936 Childs Point Road for a structure fire. Arriving units saw heavy fire from the second floor and immediately called for a 2nd alarm. A third and fourth alarm were eventually called.  Fireboats were on the […]

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Double fatal accident in Davidsonville

Double fatal accident in Davidsonville

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: From The Capital, the two drivers have been identified and police believe that alcohol may have been a contributing factor. Nicholas Anthony Cassidy, 22, of Wayson Way in Davidsonville, was driving the Audi. Marie Elaine Higgs, 60 of Edgewater, was driving the Toyota, Justin Mulcahy, a police spokesman said.  Police believe that alcohol use […]

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Annapolis police preparing for Friday’s protest rally

Annapolis police preparing for Friday’s protest rally

| December 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

UPDATE 2:  From the Annapolis Police Department: A march has been planned by a group in Annapolis.  This march is scheduled for Friday, December 12th at 5:30pm.  The group plans to gather at the Kunta Kinte-Alex Haley Memorial at the foot of City Dock.  They plan to march from there up Main Street and around […]

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Virginia Tech and Cincinnati to compete in December’s Military Bowl in Annapolis

Virginia Tech and Cincinnati to compete in December’s Military Bowl in Annapolis

| December 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, benefiting the USO, today announced that Virginia Tech  and Cincinnati will go head to head in this year’s game. Kickoff is set for 1:00 p.m. EST on  Saturday, Dec. 27 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. “We could not […]

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Fight breaks out at Westfield Annapolis

Fight breaks out at Westfield Annapolis

| November 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: 4:37pm.  Police are reporting that a fight broke out between two juveniles in the Westfield Annapolis mall about an hour ago which caused a panic on one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Police have not released any details at this point, but from an employee at the mall, someone put a […]

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Police investigating 3rd homicide in 10 days

Police investigating 3rd homicide in 10 days

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Millersville On Monday November 17th, 2014 at about 6:45 a.m., a citizen called 911 to report an injured subject inside of a vehicle on Williamstowne Drive near Old Mill Road in Millersville, Maryland. When police officers and EMS arrived on the scene, they found an adult male in the driver’s seat of the vehicle suffering […]

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Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

| November 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis will resign effective December 1, 2014.  There has been speculation if the Chief would retain his position ever since Laura Neuman lost the primary for County Executive. County Executive Elect, Steve Schuh, did not commit one way or the other on retaining the chief or fire chief Michael […]

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BREAKING: pedestrian struck along Duke of Gloucester Street dies of injuries

BREAKING: pedestrian struck along Duke of Gloucester Street dies of injuries

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

NOTE: An earlier version stated that three children were struck. This report was inaccurate and we apologize for the confusion. UPDATE 5:28pm October 28, 2014.  From the Annapolis Police Department: Officers from the Annapolis Police Department Traffic Safety Unit are investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a pedestrian. At 3:18 p.m. an 81 year old […]

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