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Drug court participants give back to community

Drug court participants give back to community

| May 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week, in honor of National Drug Court month, the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Adult Drug Treatment Court program sponsored a Drug Court Community Service Day at Gaudenzia Inc located in Crownsville, MD.  State’s Attorney Wes Adams and Deputy State’s Attorney Jonathon Church along with other SAO staff volunteered alongside Drug Court participants.  The group […]

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Glen Burnie man murdered in Annapolis public housing complex

Glen Burnie man murdered in Annapolis public housing complex

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, May 21st at 11:27pm Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to a parking lot in the 900 block of President St for a report of a subject down, possibly shot.  Upon arrival officers located Lamont Scurry, 39, of Glen Burnie.  Scurry had been shot once in the head. Scurry was transported to […]

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Annapolis Police offer HQ for safe transactions originating online

Annapolis Police offer HQ for safe transactions originating online

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a proactive effort to safeguard our citizens, the Annapolis Police Department is welcoming the public to our department to close their online transactions in a safer way.  Online sites, like Craigslist or online yard sales, require some transactions to be conducted in person.  Transaction Safe Place offers our department’s parking lot and lobby to […]

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Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at approximately 8:26 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Sudlersville South in Laurel for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male lying on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The shooting victim was transported to Laurel Regional […]

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West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit received a cybertip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children regarding the possession and distribution of child pornography from a location in Anne Arundel County. During the investigation, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant […]

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Anne Arundel’s plan to combat heroin addiction unveiled by County Executive

Anne Arundel’s plan to combat heroin addiction unveiled by County Executive

| May 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

During his 2015 Budget Address, Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh unveiled his budget plan to address the growing heroin crisis in Anne Arundel County. “To combat heroin, we will be making strategic investments in education, health, and public safety to fight this problem from every angle.” said Schuh. “Heroin is the octopus from hell, […]

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2 killed in Arnold crash

2 killed in Arnold crash

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From the Anne Arundel County Police: On Tuesday May 5, 2015 at approximately 7:08 p.m., officers responded to a multi-vehicle motor vehicle collision on northbound Ritchie Hwy (MD-2) at College Parkway in Arnold. Preliminary investigation determined that a Nissan Sentra was southbound on Ritchie Hwy facing a red left turn arrow. The driver of […]

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Former Central Middle School teacher arrested for child pornography

Former Central Middle School teacher arrested for child pornography

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit initiated an investigation into possessing and distribution of child pornography.  During the investigation into child pornography distribution on the internet, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant being executed on April 10, 2015 at a residence in […]

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Avoid a Cinco De Mayo Annapolis DUI Bust

Avoid a Cinco De Mayo Annapolis DUI Bust

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Be careful with your partying this Cinco De Mayo. On Tuesday, May 5th, the Annapolis Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on West Street, right before the Westgate Circle. I have included a map and a street map view of the approximate area of where the checkpoint will be held. The police have said […]

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Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that an Anne Arundel County jury  found 22-year-old James Hawthorne guilty on six counts related to firing a weapon in a Severn community last fall. The verdict was announced earlier this week. After a three day trial and three hours of deliberation, the jury found James Hawthorne […]

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Annapolis police arrest suspect in attempted rape downtown

Annapolis police arrest suspect in attempted rape downtown

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Early Saturday morning (215am), Annapolis police responded to the 100 block of Duke of Gloucester Street  for a reports of a woman screaming.  They located an adult female who reported that a man she had met that night attempted to rape her and had fled the area. After a brief search, Annapolis police officers located Marcus […]

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MSP Trooper charged in assault of Glen Burnie man

MSP Trooper charged in assault of Glen Burnie man

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

A Maryland state trooper has been charged with an assault on a man in custody who was under arrest for tossing a lit cigarette on the trooper. Trooper First Class Nathan Steelman, 28, is charged with second degree assault and misconduct in office. He was charged on a criminal summons late this afternoon at State […]

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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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Woman found slain in Arundel Mills Dunkin Donuts

Woman found slain in Arundel Mills Dunkin Donuts

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday, April 12, 2015 at approximately 10:51 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the Dunkin Donuts located at 7657 Arundel Mills Boulevard, Hanover, Maryland for a walk up complaint.  Patrons had notified an officer that no employees were present in the Dunkin Donuts.  An officer entered the business and did not […]

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Annapolis man charged with attempted murder of Anne Arundel officer

Annapolis man charged with attempted murder of Anne Arundel officer

| April 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Throughout the day, the Anne Arundel County Police Homicide Unit worked diligently and in conjunction with several facets of the entire police department on the attempted murder of an on-duty Anne Arundel County Police officer. Homicide detectives interviewed witnesses and examined numerous pieces of evidence as part of this investigation. As evidence was pieced together […]

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Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On April 10, 2015 at approximately 2:20 a.m. officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of 720 College Parkway East to assist an officer who was checking a suspicious person. The officer was not responding to his radio. Upon their arrival, an officer located an Anne Arundel County Police Officer several hundred feet […]

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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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Annapolis Police announce new initiative for bikes

Annapolis Police announce new initiative for bikes

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

In advance of warmer weather the Annapolis Police Department announces a new initiative to prevent bicycle thefts.  The new program called P.E.D.A.L. is an acronym for Photograph, Engrave, Document, And Lock. In 2014 bicycle thefts and burglaries in which bicycles were stolen accounted for 83 Part One crimes.  Part One crimes are homicide, rape, robbery, […]

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Child struck by thrown brick in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

Child struck by thrown brick in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

| April 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

A child was struck by a brick thrown through the window this afternoon in the City’s Robinwood community.  The initial report was that shots were fired through the window of an apartment in the 1300 block of Tyler Avenue; however, it appears that a brick was the cause of the injury. The complex is owned by […]

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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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Severn man arrested in human trafficking case

Severn man arrested in human trafficking case

| April 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Members of the Maryland State Police Child Recovery Unit arrested an Anne Arundel County man on human trafficking charges and recovered a missing girl. The suspect is identified as Jimmie Junior Rogers, II, 27 years old, from Severn, Maryland. Rogers was charged with Human Trafficking of a minor and related prostitution charges. Rogers was taken […]

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Glen Burnie man sentenced for attempted kidnapping

Glen Burnie man sentenced for attempted kidnapping

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that 25-year-old Tristien Owen Willey was sentenced to 15 years in prison with all but seven years suspended for the attempted kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl in Glen Burnie last spring. The sentence was handed down on Monday by Judge Paul F. Harris in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court in […]

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