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2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

2nd “Know Your Limit” initiative planned for this weekend in Annapolis

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides’ new educational program to combat drunk driving, Know Your Limit, is scheduled to hold another event on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.  The Know Your Limit program has Annapolis police officers offering free breathalyzer tests and distributing literature concerning drunk driving and available alternatives in Annapolis.  […]

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Police release name of man killed in Robinwood neighborhood

Police release name of man killed in Robinwood neighborhood

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has released the name of the man who was shot to death in a car in the City’s Robinwood community. This is the 6th murder in the City of Annapolis this year as police try to get a handle on a marked increase in violent crime. https://twitter.com/iAmNEW_/status/747243379377876992 The victim of the […]

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Another <del>shooting</del> murder in Annapolis’ Robinwood public housing neighborhood

Another shooting murder in Annapolis’ Robinwood public housing neighborhood

| June 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  According to a Twitter search, it appears that the victim did indeed pass away from injuries received from this shooting. This is the 6th homicide in Annapolis this year. https://twitter.com/iAmNEW_/status/747243379377876992 Annapolis police are reporting that a man has been shot in the Robinwood community. On June 26th at 4:13 p.m. officers responded to the […]

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Data breach suspected at Annapolis city garages

Data breach suspected at Annapolis city garages

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: We have tried to contact SP+, the City’s parking contractor, and they are unwilling to make any statement at this time regarding the breach. We did speak with Rhonda Wardlaw (Annapolis Public Information Officer) and she did tell us that at this point they do not know the extent of the breach; but that […]

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3 Annapolis PD K-9s receive kevlar vests

3 Annapolis PD K-9s receive kevlar vests

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police Department K9’s Ciro, Peko, & Atos have received bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Ciro, Peko, & Atos’s vests were sponsored by David Marberger of Bay Ridge Wines and Spirits of Annapolis,MD and are embroidered with the sentiment “This gift […]

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Woman dies in Robinwood shooting, Annapolis Police make arrest

Woman dies in Robinwood shooting, Annapolis Police make arrest

| June 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis police department investigated a shooting in the Robinwood community yesterday afternoon. The victim has now died. The victim of the shooting, Kymici Brown, 17, of Annapolis, died of her injuries.  Ryan Surgeon, 19, of Laurel was arrested for the homicide and is currently awaiting his initial appearance before the District Court Commissioner.  Surgeon […]

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Police on scene of shooting in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

Police on scene of shooting in Annapolis’ Robinwood community

| June 6, 2016 | 3 Comments

UPDATE: From the Annapolis Police Department: On June 6th at 12:01 p.m. officers responded to the 1300 block of Tyler Avenue for a report of a shooting inside a home.  Officers located a victim who was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center with serious injuries.  Detectives are actively investigating this incident. Anyone with information about […]

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Another shooting in Annapolis, police seeking public’s help

Another shooting in Annapolis, police seeking public’s help

| May 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

On May 29th at 4:38 a.m. officers responded to the unit block of Clay St for a report of a shooting.  Officers located an adult male victim who was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center with non-life threatening injuries.  Detectives are actively investigating this incident. Anyone with information about this incident is […]

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Annapolis Police make arrest in Eastport shooting spree, another suspect still at large

Annapolis Police make arrest in Eastport shooting spree, another suspect still at large

| May 20, 2016 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: This is an update to this story. On May 20, 2016 Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department arrested Jeffrey Somerville, 34, of Glen Burnie for his involvement in the shots fired on April 17.  Jeffrey Somerville was arrested at a residence in the 400 block of Hidden Brooke Drive in Glen Burnie.  Somerville was […]

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Annapolis Police to test body cameras

Annapolis Police to test body cameras

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

 On the heels of a Federal lawsuit against the Annapolis Police Department alleging unlawful detention, assault and racial slurs by an officer, Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and Police Chief Michael Pristoop announce that Annapolis Police will implement a body-worn camera (BWC) pilot program for officers in the Department.  Chief Pristoop, who advocated for a BWC program for his officers, had earlier […]

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Know Your Limit with the Annapolis Police Department’s new program

Know Your Limit with the Annapolis Police Department’s new program

| May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department is beginning a new educational program called Know Your Limit to combat drunk driving.  Officers will offer free breathalyzer tests and distribute literature concerning drunk driving and available alternatives in Annapolis.  The first event is scheduled for Thursday, May 5, Cinco de Mayo, when officers will be located near the Market […]

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Daylight armed robbery on Silopanna Road

Daylight armed robbery on Silopanna Road

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A man was robbed of money when two armed men approached him as he was getting out of his car in the mostly residential neighborhood on Silopanna Road. Armed Robbery – 201600001699 – Unit block of Silopanna Rd – 04/27 at 5:50pm:  The adult male victim was exiting his vehicle when he was approached by […]

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Annapolis Police encourage residents to join Nextdoor; but hold on a second…..

Annapolis Police encourage residents to join Nextdoor; but hold on a second…..

| April 27, 2016 | 4 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has announced that they have partnered with Nexdoor, a social networking platform, to improve communications between neighbors. While the concept seems sound, when I joined, I noticed several glaring issues that made me very uncomfortable. According to Nextdoor: Nextdoor is the private social network for your neighborhood. Nextdoor is the best way to stay in […]

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Police investigating another homicide in Annapolis

Police investigating another homicide in Annapolis

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On April 24th at 8:39 p.m. officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 600 block of Tuckahoe Creek Court for a report of a deceased person in the woods. Officers located a deceased adult male who died as the result of a homicide. Hearing reports that a body was just discovered on a […]

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Suspicious death in Annapolis determined to be homicide

Suspicious death in Annapolis determined to be homicide

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

This is an update to a story published last night regarding a suspicious death. Officers responded to the home in the 1100 block of Paddington Place for a report of an unresponsive subject and located a deceased adult male. Detectives began investigating the death as suspicious and it now appears to be a homicide. If […]

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Annapolis Police investigating a suspicious death

Annapolis Police investigating a suspicious death

| April 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Police Department is investigating a suspicious death at a home in the 1000 block of Paddington Place.  On April 18th at 6:02 p.m. officers were dispatched to the home for an unresponsive subject and located a deceased adult male. Detectives are investigating this incident and anyone with information is urged to contact them […]

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Eastport residents fired up over security; City, HACA have few answers

Eastport residents fired up over security; City, HACA have few answers

| April 18, 2016 | 4 Comments

After 31 shots rang out early on Sunday morning, residents of Eastport were alarmed and looking for answers.  The City and the Annapolis Police Department hastily called a meeting which was held at the Eastport Community Center which is located two blocks from the incident on Sunday. Alderman Ross Arnett and Police Chief Michael Pristoop […]

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More gunshots ring out in Eastport

More gunshots ring out in Eastport

| April 17, 2016 | 2 Comments

UPDATE: Annapolis Police Department released the following information: Police are investigating multiple reports of destruction of property after gunfire early this morning in Annapolis.  On April 17th at 4:11 a.m. officers responded to the area of President Street and Park Avenue for multiple callers reporting shots fired.  Upon arrival no suspects or victims were found, […]

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Woman stabbed in Annapolis domestic dispute

Woman stabbed in Annapolis domestic dispute

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Approximately 1030pm on Saturday night, Annapolis Police responded to the unit block of Marcs Court for a reported stabbing. On arrival police found an adult female suffering from a stab wound in the upper chest. The victim said she was stabbed by Alton Baker, 50, of Annapolis in a domestic assault.  The victim was flown to the University […]

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Annapolis Police investigating Annapolis Harbormaster’s office, harbormaster fired

Annapolis Police investigating Annapolis Harbormaster’s office, harbormaster fired

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore Sun is reporting that the Annapolis Police have launched a criminal investigation into the Annapolis Harbormaster’s Office. The City has confirmed that two employees, the Harbormaster and his Deputy have been terminated and removed from the City’s websites and communications channels. JP “Flip” Walters was the Harbormaster and a long time employee of […]

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Residential burglaries up 90% in Annapolis Wards 6, 7, 8

Residential burglaries up 90% in Annapolis Wards 6, 7, 8

| April 1, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Police Department sent out a notice this morning advising that residential burglaries have increased this year by 90% in what they term as “Post 15 and 16” which seemingly is the bulk of City Wards 6, 7 and 8. The police department offered tips for residents to minimize the risk and advised that […]

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Annapolis man sentenced to 15 years for rape of 12-year old

Annapolis man sentenced to 15 years for rape of 12-year old

| March 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Daniel Rivera, 56, of Annapolis, was sentenced today to two concurrent 15 year sentences, for second degree sex offense and second degree rape for assaulting a 12-year-old girl in the back of an Annapolis laundromat off of Forest Drive.  “Sexually preying upon children is inexcusable,” said Anne Arundel County […]

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