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Annapolis police arrest local man on child porn charges

Annapolis police arrest local man on child porn charges

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

 On Tuesday, July 27th detectives seized a computer after being notified it stored possible child pornography. Detectives located several images which led to the issuance of a search and seizure warrant for the suspect’s home. On Wednesday, July 28th detectives executed the search and seizure warrant at the home of Paul Holland, 57, in the […]

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Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

Annapolis Police to celebrate National Night Out on August 4th

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

National Night Out (NNO) celebrations are held each year to bring communities together to support crime prevention and education.  NNO helps communities prevent crime by strengthening police-community partnerships and neighborhood spirit.  NNO sends a message to criminals that the community is organized and fighting back against crime.  The Annapolis Police Department is hosting a National […]

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Rape reported in Annapolis, police decline to release report or information

Rape reported in Annapolis, police decline to release report or information

| July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  In talking with someone close to the investigation, the Annapolis City Police drove the victim to Mercy Medical directly knowing that the Rape Kits were not available at AAMC. UPDATE: Anne Arundel Medical Center has advised that in order to administer a Rape Kit, it must be done by a Forensic Nurse Examiner. It […]

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Annapolis Police arrest three for armed robbery

Annapolis Police arrest three for armed robbery

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, July 18th at 11:58 p.m. officers responded to the 1000 block of Eaglewood Road for a report of an armed robbery that just occurred.  Officers located a vehicle leaving the area and stopped it. Three suspects, Adir Mahmutagic, 22, Damir Mahmutagic, 19, and Matthew Colon Mejias, 17, were arrested.  They are all from Bowie, MD. […]

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Annapolis Police announce new neighborhood enhancement team

Annapolis Police announce new neighborhood enhancement team

| July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has established its third Neighborhood Enhancement Team (NET) within the City of Annapolis. The new team will be assigned to the Clay and West Street corridors. “Our officers have continued to reduce crime in the City,” said Chief Michael Pristoop. “Establishing and expanding the Neighborhood Enhancement Team is the next step […]

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Man found shot multiple times in Annapolis

Man found shot multiple times in Annapolis

| June 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Police and EMS discovered a 39 year-old man who had been shot multiple times in the parking lot of the 1800 block of Copeland Street in Annapolis. Anne Arundel 1st Alert is reporting that he was initially transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center for treatment but subsequently transferred to shock-trauma due to the severity of […]

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Man shot this morning on Bens Drive in Annapolis

Man shot this morning on Bens Drive in Annapolis

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, June 13th at 1:39am officers responded to the unit block of Bens Drive for a report of a man shot outside an apartment building.  Officers arrived and located the victim, William Saunders, 26, of Annapolis.  William Saunders was shot once in the torso and was transported to Baltimore Shock Trauma by helicopter.  He […]

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Annapolis police charge man in Shell gas station shooting

Annapolis police charge man in Shell gas station shooting

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

On 06/11 Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Demonte Smith, 21, of Annapolis charging him with the shooting that occurred on 06/05 at the Bay Ridge Shell gas station at 2232 Bay Ridge Av.  On 06/05 at 5:01pm officers received a call for shots fired and did not locate a victim.  At 6:50pm the Calvert […]

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Jury finds Glen Burnie man guilty in 2014 attempted murder case

Jury finds Glen Burnie man guilty in 2014 attempted murder case

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today announced that 23-year-old Ronnie Rashid Downs was found guilty by and Anne Arundel County jury today of attempted second degree murder in the double shooting of 26-year-old Reginald Butler and 25-year-old Reno Green, as well as first and second degree assault, reckless endangerment, use of a […]

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Woman shot at Bay Ridge Shell station in Annapolis

Woman shot at Bay Ridge Shell station in Annapolis

| June 6, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Friday, June 6th at 5:01pm officers received a call for shots fired at the Bay Ridge Shell gas station, located at 2232 Bay Ridge Avenue.  At that time, officers did not locate a victim.  At 6:50pm the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Annapolis Police Department and reported a 24 year old female had […]

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Gunman fires at car in Annapolis neighborhood

Gunman fires at car in Annapolis neighborhood

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

At the tail end of rush hour last night, Annapolis Police officers responded to the first block of Juliana Circle for reports of shots fired.  Officers discovered that two adult victims were in a moving vehicle when a suspect in an unknown vehicle shot at and struck the victims’ vehicle.  The driver of the struck vehicle then […]

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Annapolis Police make arrest in recent shooting

Annapolis Police make arrest in recent shooting

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

On 05/28 Demetrius Hawkins, 23, of Annapolis was arrested and charged with the shooting that occurred on 05/27 at 12:08am in the 1700 block of Belle Dr.  Officers responded to reports of shots fired in the area.  They located a 22 year old man from Annapolis suffering from two gun shot wounds to his extremities.  […]

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Body of man pulled from waters near Annapolis Yacht Club

Body of man pulled from waters near Annapolis Yacht Club

| May 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

On May 28, 2015 Annapolis Police officers with assistance from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and the Annapolis Fire Department recovered a body from the water near 2 Compromise Street, the Annapolis Yacht Club. On May 28th at 10:37pm officers responded to the water around 2 Compromise Street for a report of a body […]

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Man shot in Annapolis overnight

Man shot in Annapolis overnight

| May 27, 2015 | 3 Comments

A 22-year old male was shot multiple times last night in Annapolis and was transported to shock trauma by helicopter for his injuries. At approximately 1210am on May 27, 2015, the Annapolis City Fire Department responded to a reported shooting in the area of Belle Drive and Atwater Drive. Medics treated the patient on the scene and […]

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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 | 2 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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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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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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Annapolis man arrested on child porn charges

Annapolis man arrested on child porn charges

| April 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Members of the Maryland State Police Computer Crimes Section, Maryland Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC) arrested an Anne Arundel County man on child pornography related charges yesterday. The suspect is identified as Jose Cristobal Flores Rivera, 33, from Annapolis, Maryland. Rivera was charged with Distributing Child Pornography and Possession of Child Pornography. As […]

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Suspected drunk driver crashes into 2 cars at DUI checkpoint

Suspected drunk driver crashes into 2 cars at DUI checkpoint

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

This information is preliminary. Tonight at approximately 8:30 officers working a DUI Saturation patrol attempted to stop a vehicle in the area of Bestgate Rd and Rt 50 in Annapolis.  The driver’s actions appeared to be consistent with someone who was operating the vehicle under the influence. The driver failed to stop for the patrol […]

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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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