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Annapolis man arrested for possession of stolen gun and drugs

Annapolis man arrested for possession of stolen gun and drugs

| October 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Wednesday, October 28th at 7:57 p.m. officers arrested Arshad Abdullah, 19, of Annapolis after he fled from officers while in possession of a stolen handgun, 13 grams of marijuana, and $2,605 in different pockets.  Officers were in the 700 block of Newtowne Dr in response to numerous complaints from the community and property management for […]

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Annapolis man wanted for multiple rapes of minor 

Annapolis man wanted for multiple rapes of minor 

| October 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

   The Annapolis Police Department is seeking Daniel Tobar Rivera, 56, of Annapolis for the rape of a 12 year old girl and the sexual assault of a 10 year old girl. These sex offenses occurred between August 15, and October 17, 2015 at a business in the 1300 block of Forest Drive. On October […]

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Glen Burnie man involved in Annapolis shooting on Newtowne Drive

Glen Burnie man involved in Annapolis shooting on Newtowne Drive

| October 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, October 17th at 11:07pm officers received a call for shots fired in the 700 block of Newtowne Drive.  Officers located Kwazia Mitchell, 22, of Glen Burnie who had been shot once in the leg.  Mitchell reported that he was standing in the 700 block of Newtowne Drive when an unknown subject started shooting […]

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New prescription drug drop off box at Annapolis Police Department

New prescription drug drop off box at Annapolis Police Department

| October 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health, in conjunction with the Annapolis Police Department, has placed a Prescription Drug Drop Off Box for public use at the Annapolis Police Department, 199 Taylor Avenue, Annapolis, Maryland 21401. The Prescription Drug Drop Off Box, which was funded through the Department of Health’s Opioid Misuse Prevention Program, is […]

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Annapolis’ Chief Pristoop named President of Maryland Chiefs of Police Assn

Annapolis’ Chief Pristoop named President of Maryland Chiefs of Police Assn

| October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department Chief, Michael Pristoop, was named President of the Maryland Chiefs of Police Association during the group’s annual professional development seminar in Ocean City.  The Maryland Chiefs of Police Association (MCPA) is comprised of command and executive law enforcement officers from Federal, State, and local agencies, as well as prosecutors and police […]

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Annapolis Police launch new app for smartphones

Annapolis Police launch new app for smartphones

| October 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Police Department is announcing the release of a free mobile application (app) for smartphones that allows you to receive real-time alerts and immediate access to the latest police department news, crime maps, and social media accounts. The biggest communication improvement is that the app will provide residents and visitors real-time alert notifications pushed […]

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Annapolis Police investigating second rape of weekend

Annapolis Police investigating second rape of weekend

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police are investigating a second rape this weekend. On September 5th, a woman was raped in the public rest room at the Harbor Master’s office on the City Dock. An arrest was made. On September 7th an adult female victim reported that she was walking in the 2100 block of Bay Ridge Avenue with […]

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Woman raped in Harbormaster rest room, arrest made

Woman raped in Harbormaster rest room, arrest made

| September 5, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Saturday September 5th a 21 year old woman reported a rape that occurred earlier in Annapolis in the bathrooms located at the Harbormaster’s Office.   In the early morning hours of September 5th the 21 year old woman was out with a group of people in downtown Annapolis. At 3 a.m. the woman went […]

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County encourages residents to participate in Overdose Awareness Week

County encourages residents to participate in Overdose Awareness Week

| September 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh encourages every citizen to take time during Overdose Awareness Week to help educate their children, friends and neighbors about the dangers of addiction. “Addiction is something that destroys too many lives in our county,” said Schuh. “While we are making crucial investments in overdose prevention on the county level, we need […]

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Annapolis family held at gunpoint during home invasion, robbery

Annapolis family held at gunpoint during home invasion, robbery

| August 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Early this morning at 1:45am, an adult female resident reported that she was in bed asleep when three or four adult male suspects came into the home.  Two of the suspects came into the woman’s bedroom and confronted her and her boyfriend, displaying a handgun and demanding money.  The woman’s grandmother and three juvenile children were also in […]

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24 heroin dealers indicted in Annapolis

24 heroin dealers indicted in Annapolis

| August 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Police Department announces the indictments of twenty-four Annapolis heroin dealers.  The Annapolis Heroin Initiative spanned more than six months and involved Annapolis detectives working undercover to make controlled purchases from drug dealers.  The Annapolis Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit made 50 controlled buys in different areas around the City of Annapolis, including twelve […]

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Annapolis police arrest third suspect in 2014 Victor Parkway murder

Annapolis police arrest third suspect in 2014 Victor Parkway murder

| August 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

On August 20th Annapolis Police detectives with the help of the Maryland State Police Fugitive Task Force and the U.S. Marshals Service arrested a third suspect, Tyrus Brown, 27, of Annapolis in the 2013 killing of John Ray.  On March 16th and 18th of 2014 Tahzay Brown, 24, of Glen Burnie and Todd Brown, 25, […]

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Annapolis man arrested on child pornography charges

Annapolis man arrested on child pornography charges

| August 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, August 20th detectives arrested Daniel Dickson, 26, of Annapolis for crimes against children.  This investigation started when Dickson interacted with an undercover officer online.  Dickson resided in Annapolis at the time of the crime and an Annapolis Police Department Detective working with an FBI Task Force obtained an arrest warrant for Dickson. With […]

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Two Annapolis businesses receive bomb threats

Two Annapolis businesses receive bomb threats

| August 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department is actively investigating similar threats made against two businesses located in Annapolis. In each case, an individual demanded money over the phone and threatened the use of a device in each location. On August 15, 2015 at 10:42 a.m. the Annapolis Police Department received a call for a threat at the […]

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Annapolis Police arrest prolific burglar

Annapolis Police arrest prolific burglar

| August 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Wednesday, July 29th at 3:56 a.m. officers responded to the 300 block of Forbes Street for a report of a theft from vehicle that just occurred.  Sheldon Tubaya, 61, of Annapolis was arrested and charged with thefts from several vehicles. An adult male victim called the police to report that his vehicle had been […]

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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 | 1 Comment

 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 | 1 Comment

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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