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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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$171K Mercedes stolen from Annapolis dealership

$171K Mercedes stolen from Annapolis dealership

| March 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

A car with a retail price starting at $171,000 was stolen from the Annapolis Mercedes dealership at the foot at the Spa Creek bridge. According to police, a black 2016 Mercedes 600 Series 4 door sedan was stolen from the dealership sometime between 6pm on February 27th and 630pm on March 9th. At this time, Eye […]

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Annapolis man wanted on attempted murder charges turns self in

Annapolis man wanted on attempted murder charges turns self in

| March 8, 2016 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: On 03/07 Eric Offutt, 17, of Annapolis, wanted for attempted murder, turned himself in to the Annapolis Police Department.  Offutt was charged as an adult for the shooting that occurred in the 1100 block of Madison St on 02/24.  The 32 year old victim was shot in the leg during a failed robbery attempt.  […]

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Annapolis Police seek to charge teen in Harbor House shooting

Annapolis Police seek to charge teen in Harbor House shooting

| February 25, 2016 | 1 Comment

On February 24th Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Eric Offutt, 17, of Annapolis charging him as an adult with attempted murder for the shooting that occurred in the 1100 block of Madison Street on the same day.  On Wednesday, February 24th at 5:20 p.m. an officer was in the […]

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1 injured in shooting in Annapolis’ Harbor House community

1 injured in shooting in Annapolis’ Harbor House community

| February 25, 2016 | 1 Comment

Last night at 5:20pm, Annapolis Police officers responded to the Harbor House (a HACA property) for a report of shots fired. An officer was in the area when he heard several shots fired.  He went to investigate and found a 32 year old male victim who had been shot in the leg.  The victim was […]

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Crime rates climbing in Annapolis, reported rapes up 200%

Crime rates climbing in Annapolis, reported rapes up 200%

| February 23, 2016 | 3 Comments

In 2015 crime in Annapolis increased by two percent.  Violent crime dropped by three percent compared to 2014, but property crime increased by three percent.  The Annapolis Police Department follows the reporting rules established by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Uniform Crime Reports (UCR).  The crimes reported are classified as Part One Crime, […]

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Annapolis Police starting new kids club

Annapolis Police starting new kids club

| February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department is pleased to announce an opportunity for kids to join our first ever Annapolis Police Kids Club (APKC).   The club is tailored for kids ages 9 – 12. Want to learn more?  Please join us for an Open House and Information Session When:  Saturday, February 27th at 2 p.m. Where:  Annapolis […]

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Annapolis man stabbed to death today, son arrested and charged in murder

Annapolis man stabbed to death today, son arrested and charged in murder

| February 20, 2016 | 1 Comment

On February 20, 2016 at 2:45 a.m. Annapolis Police officers responded to a home in the 300 block of Atwater Drive for a report of a stabbing.  Inside the home, officers located Martin Jolalpa-Vazquez, 44, of Annapolis who was bleeding profusely.  Martin Jolalpa-Vazquez had been stabbed and was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center where […]

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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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