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Schuh to host live chat during PBS Frontline’s “Chasing Heroin”

Schuh to host live chat during PBS Frontline’s “Chasing Heroin”

| February 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh is inviting the public to join a “live chat” during the PBS Frontline two-hour special “Chasing Heroin” on Feb. 23. “Awareness is a major part of attacking the plague on our community that is heroin addiction,” County Executive Schuh said. “One of the most important things we need to do is […]

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Marcus Snipes sentenced to 5 years in St. Mary’s Church parking lot rape

Marcus Snipes sentenced to 5 years in St. Mary’s Church parking lot rape

| February 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Marcus Snipes, 24, of Severn, was sentenced to 15 years, suspend all but 5 years, for fourth degree sex offense and 1st degree assault of a female victim in the downtown Annapolis parking lot of St. Mary’s Parish and schools. “This young man had a bright future as a […]

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Lothian man bites off fingertip of woman during Main Street fracas

Lothian man bites off fingertip of woman during Main Street fracas

| February 8, 2016 | 1 Comment

A Lothian man is out on bail after biting the fingertip off a woman during a fight early Sunday morning. Police responded to the 100 block of Main St on February 7th  at 2:17am for a reported assault. The adult female victim reported she was attempting to break up a fight when the suspect bit […]

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Missing Annapolitan found dead in Tennessee

Missing Annapolitan found dead in Tennessee

| February 6, 2016 | 3 Comments

On February 6, 2016 Annapolis Police Department received notification from Hamblen County Sheriff’s Department in Tennessee that they recovered the deceased body of missing Annapolis resident Michael Taylor.  On February 2nd a body was discovered in Morristown, Tennessee.  It was identified as Michael Taylor, 32, of Annapolis.  Mr. Taylor was reported missing January 28, 2016.  […]

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Annapolis Police make arrest in January 30th murder

Annapolis Police make arrest in January 30th murder

| February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, February 5th Carlos Simms, 20, of Annapolis was arrested for the murder of Jordan Davis on January 30th. Investigation by Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department led to Simms being identified as a suspect in this homicide.  Simms was charged with first and second degree murder, use of a firearm in a felony […]

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Annapolis Police searching for Annapolis man on attempted murder charge

Annapolis Police searching for Annapolis man on attempted murder charge

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

On February 5th Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Norwood Nutter, 34, of Annapolis for attempted murder for the stabbing that occurred on Bens Drive on February 4th. On Thursday, February 4th at 3:35 p.m. officers responded to the unit block of Bens Drive for a report of a people […]

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UPDATE: Mailbox not stolen in Annapolis

UPDATE: Mailbox not stolen in Annapolis

| February 5, 2016 | 2 Comments

This is an update to our story from yesterday. UPDATE Theft – 201600000459 – Quiet Waters Place at Forest Dr – 02/03 prior to 3pm:  The large mailbox reported stolen from the community was not stolen.  The United States Postal Service removed the mailbox to replace it. 

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Thieves make off with community mailbox

Thieves make off with community mailbox

| February 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Police are reporting that a large community mailbox was stolen.  The theft was reported at the Reserve at Quiet Waters  at the corner of Quiet Waters Place at Forest Dr on February 3, 2016. A large, metal, multi-unit Leslie Lock mailbox was stolen from the community.  The mailbox was located near the entrance to […]

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Annapolis police seek help in locating critically missing man

Annapolis police seek help in locating critically missing man

| February 4, 2016 | 2 Comments

On 01/28 Michael Taylor, 32, of Annapolis was reported missing.  Taylor was last seen at 8am on 01/27 at his home in the 1200 block of Barbud La.  Family and friends are concerned for his safety.  Taylor may be driving a grey 2008 Pontiac G6 with MI reg. CBS5484.  If you have any information please […]

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Annapolis police searching for armed robbery suspect

Annapolis police searching for armed robbery suspect

| February 2, 2016 | 1 Comment

At approximately 745pm last evening in the 1100 block of Madison St , Annapolis Police responded to a report of an armed robbery. The adult female victim was walking in the area when she was approached by an adult female suspect known to her.  The suspect asked for money and grabbed the victim’s wallet from […]

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Baltimore man fatally shot in Annapolis Newtowne 20 neighborhood

Baltimore man fatally shot in Annapolis Newtowne 20 neighborhood

| January 31, 2016 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, January 30th at 6:46 p.m. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 700 block of Newtowne Drive for a report of a man who had been shot.  Upon arrival officers located Jordan Davis, 20, of Baltimore.  Davis had been shot in the neck. Davis was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center […]

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Another shooting in Annapolis’ public housing Harbor House

Another shooting in Annapolis’ public housing Harbor House

| January 22, 2016 | 1 Comment

Yesterday at 645pm, Annapolis Police Department officers responded to the 1100 block of Madison Street for several reports of shots fired heard in the area.  When officers arrived they found that an apartment building had been struck by bullets, including an apartment that was occupied at the time.  While investigating, officers found a 28 year […]

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Public safety leadership plans protest at Lawyer’s Mall tomorrow morning

Public safety leadership plans protest at Lawyer’s Mall tomorrow morning

| January 11, 2016 | 2 Comments

With the onset of the 2016 Maryland General Assembly Session, Maryland’s Public Safety leadership shall again actively participate to address legislation impacting Maryland’s Public Safety. Maryland’s law enforcement leadership voiced strong concern and opposition to legislative initiatives introduced during the 2015 session that would negatively impact crime reduction efforts statewide, specifically: SB 517 – Criminal […]

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County launches opioid awareness program

County launches opioid awareness program

| January 10, 2016 | 1 Comment

Last week Anne Arundel County government launched a heroin/opioid abuse prevention advertising campaign. The media and online opioid misuse awareness effort will air 30 second television commercials on Arundel TV, ESPN, TNT and other cable networks aimed at educating citizens on the dangers of heroin and opioid abuse as well as providing information about treatment and […]

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Annapolis standoff ends peacefully

Annapolis standoff ends peacefully

| January 8, 2016 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, January 7th at 8:30 p.m. officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 1100 block of Madison Street for reports of wanted subject Scotty Moss, possibly armed, in the area.  Moss, 24, of Annapolis was wanted on several warrants, including one stemming from an October 2015 domestic violence related robbery. Officers saw […]

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Violent weekend in Annapolis; kidnapping, shots fired, and shooting

Violent weekend in Annapolis; kidnapping, shots fired, and shooting

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was a violent holiday weekend in Annapolis with several reports of shots being fired, a kidnapping and a shooting that left a woman in her 20s in shock trauma after gunfire erupted in the Harbor House apartments which is a HACA managed property. Kidnapping On December 31st at 9:30am officers responded to the Wells […]

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Landscaper killed along Rowe Boulevard when car leaves roadway

Landscaper killed along Rowe Boulevard when car leaves roadway

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  Family members of Salmeron have established a GoFundMe account to raise funds to allow Mr. Salmeron to be buried in his native El Salvador and to help provide for a college education for his two daughters. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department Traffic Safety Unit are investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a pedestrian. […]

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Annapolis Police Department wants you

Annapolis Police Department wants you

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you looking for a volunteer position a little different from the rest?  Do you have an interest in law enforcement or learning more about law enforcement?  The Annapolis Police Department is seeking motivated, civic minded individuals who are interested serving as Auxiliary Officers. Auxiliary officers are not sworn police officers and are not armed.  […]

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Annapolis police Churchton man after chase and seizure

Annapolis police Churchton man after chase and seizure

| December 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Police Department officers responded to the the 700 block of Newtowne Drive yesterday at 2:15pm for a report of two men wearing masks and dark clothing threatening someone with handguns.  When officers arrived they located Marlin Simms, 28, of Churchton wearing a black facemask and dark clothing.  Officers approached Simms and he ran away, holding […]

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Annapolis police arrest unnamed suspect in 2 separate shootings

Annapolis police arrest unnamed suspect in 2 separate shootings

| November 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Friday, November 27, 2015 at 2:28 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Copeland Street for a report of shots fired. When officers arrived they located a victim with a gunshot wound to the face. The victim was flown to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma via Maryland State Police. The victim […]

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White male in predominantly black neighborhood alleges racial profiling by Annapolis Police

White male in predominantly black neighborhood alleges racial profiling by Annapolis Police

| November 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Daniel Hodges is suing Annapolis City, Mayor Pantelides, Police Chief Michael Pristoop and several officers alleging racial profiling by unlawfully stopping and searching his vehicle several times. Hodges is white and the traffic stops occurred in predominantly  African-American neighborhoods. During the stops, Hodges alleges that he was questioned about drug use and his car was subject to a search after […]

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DC man sentenced to 15 years for carjacking pregnant Annapolis woman

DC man sentenced to 15 years for carjacking pregnant Annapolis woman

| November 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

U.S. District Judge J. Frederick Motz sentenced Cornell Louis Robinson, age 44, of Washington, D.C., today to 15 years in prison followed by three years of supervised release for charges related to the armed carjacking of a couple who were about to enter their vehicle to go to the hospital because the woman was in […]

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