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Drowning in Waugh Chapel

Drowning in Waugh Chapel

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Shortly after 7pm last night the Anne Arundel County Fire Department was dispatched to 2404 Brandermill Road for a drowning. Fire department dive teams recovered the body of a male from a pond located between the Village of Waugh Chapel and the Waugh Chapel Towne Center. No further information is available, however, Anne Arundel County […]

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MSP chase ends in crash that claims life of innocent motorist

MSP chase ends in crash that claims life of innocent motorist

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Baltimore City man who fled an attempted traffic stop yesterday afternoon, driving northbound in the southbound lanes of Aviation Boulevard, crashed into an oncoming vehicle, claiming the life of another motorist. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. Identification of the victim is pending next of kin notification. The accused is identified as […]

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Maryland State Trooper saves life at Annapolis MVA

Maryland State Trooper saves life at Annapolis MVA

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Maryland State Trooper assigned to the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division is being commended today. His quick actions may have saved the life of a man, who had a medical emergency yesterday while visiting the Motor Vehicle Administration. Corporal Joe Wilson was on duty as the security officer yesterday at the Annapolis Motor Vehicle Administration, […]

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Anne Arundel cops arrest 2 sets of brothers in separate crimes

Anne Arundel cops arrest 2 sets of brothers in separate crimes

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Two sets of brothers were arrested in two separate incidents in the County. Annapolis On April 27, 2016 at 5:16 p.m., officers stopped to check a vehicle on the shoulder of Route 665 near Route 50. While speaking with the occupants of the vehicle, officers smelled the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. […]

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Drug ring supplier sentences to 14 years in prison

Drug ring supplier sentences to 14 years in prison

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Louis Valentine, 33, of New York, pled guilty to Conspiracy to Possess with an Intent to Distribute Heroin and Illegal Possession of a Regulated Firearm late yesterday in the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court before Judge J.  Michael Wachs. Valentine was sentenced to 14 years in prison. “We will […]

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County leaders call for resignation of Sheriff Ron Bateman

County leaders call for resignation of Sheriff Ron Bateman

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh, Senator Ed Reilly, and Republican Central Committee Chairman Nathan Volke today released the following statement on the recently released 9-1-1 tape and police documents in Sheriff Ron Bateman’s domestic violence case: “Violence against women is a serious issue in our state and in our county. The new information contained […]

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“I’m sorry for what I’m about to do” threat prompts South River lockdown

“I’m sorry for what I’m about to do” threat prompts South River lockdown

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: At 338pm, Anne Arundel County Police advised that the teen has been located and is safe. The vehicle was located on Solomons Island Road near Lee Airpark Road All schools in the South River cluster for Anne Arundel County Public Schools were locked down early this afternoon after a direct threat was made against […]

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4 charged in cocaine distribution, $2.4 million and 31 kilos seized

4 charged in cocaine distribution, $2.4 million and 31 kilos seized

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

A federal criminal complaint has been filed charging four individuals for a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine. The criminal complaint was filed this afternoon, following the defendants’ arrests on Friday evening, April 8, 2016. Charged in the criminal complaint are: Hector M. Hernandez-Villapando, age 63, of Hanover, Maryland; Enixae Hernandez-Barba, age 33, […]

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Bateman denies assault, wife posts to Facebook in support of husband

Bateman denies assault, wife posts to Facebook in support of husband

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

After Anne Arundel County Sheriff Ron Bateman’s arrest and subsequent release, his wife (the alleged victim) posted a message to Facebook lauding the sheriff and indicating that it was just a marital spat. This seems to be a contradiction to her previous post to Facebook where she indicated that she and Bateman has split up. […]

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UPDATE: Police release more information on arrest of County Sheriff Ron Bateman, weapons and credentials seized

UPDATE: Police release more information on arrest of County Sheriff Ron Bateman, weapons and credentials seized

| April 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

On Sunday, April 10, 2016 just before 7:30 p.m. officers from Eastern District responded to an address on Pasadena Yacht Yard Road for a domestic violence call. The victim advised her husband Mr. Ronald Bateman assaulted her in their residence. Upon arrival officers noticed injuries to the victim and damage to the residence. Mr. Bateman […]

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Anne Arundel County Sheriff Ron Bateman arrested, charged with assault

Anne Arundel County Sheriff Ron Bateman arrested, charged with assault

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County’s sheriff has ben arrested by County police and charged with 2nd degree assault in connection with a “domestic issue” at his home in Pasadena. According to the Quinton Report, he was taken into custody last night around 7:00pm. Bateman has been the elected  sheriff for Anne Arundel County since December 2006. After […]

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Pitbull mauls owner in Churchton

Pitbull mauls owner in Churchton

| April 5, 2016 | 5 Comments

On April 4, 2016 at approximately 8:30 am, officers responded to the 1200 block of Delaware Avenue in Churchton for an aggressive animal.  Dispatch advised responding officers that a citizen was calling 911 stating that a Pitbull was attacking it’s owner. The citizen provided information that the dog was biting the owners arm and would […]

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Man who shot Anne Arundel cop pleads guilty to attempted 1st degree murder, faces life in prison

Man who shot Anne Arundel cop pleads guilty to attempted 1st degree murder, faces life in prison

| April 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today that Colvin White, 31, of Annapolis, pled guilty to Attempted First Degree Murder and Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Crime of Violence for the April 2015 shooting of Anne Arundel County Police Officer Corporal Larry Adams. Mr. White faces life in prison. State’s Attorney […]

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Police investigating Severn murder

Police investigating Severn murder

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday April 1, 2016, at 8:03 p.m., a uniformed member of the Anne Arundel County Police Department was on patrol in Meade Village and  heard what sounded like shots being fired in the area of the 8100 block of Meade Village Road,  Severn. The officer investigated and located an adult male suffering from at […]

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2 pedestrians killed on area roadways this morning

2 pedestrians killed on area roadways this morning

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Two pedestrians have died after being struck by vehicles on area roadways. Edgewater On April 1, 2016 at approximately 6:13 am, officers responded to the report of a pedestrian struck on Central Avenue East near Loch Haven Rd in Edgewater. Witnesses reported finding an unresponsive victim in the ditch along eastbound Central Avenue just prior […]

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Arnold drug kingpin sentenced to 25 years

Arnold drug kingpin sentenced to 25 years

| March 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today that Andres Fernandez, 40, of Arnold, pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute heroin, conspiracy to distribute cocaine, and illegal possession of a regulated firearm late yesterday in the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court. Fernandez was sentenced to 40 years in prison, with all but 25 years of that […]

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Severn man arrested after car chase by Anne Arundel and Maryland State police

Severn man arrested after car chase by Anne Arundel and Maryland State police

| March 24, 2016 | 1 Comment

On March 23, 2016 at approximately 12:13 p.m. detectives from our Western District were conducting surveillance on a known suspected drug dealer. The suspect drove away from the area where detectives were conducting their surveillance so detectives followed. In the area of Millersville Road and Waterberry Road in Millersville, detectives observed the suspect exceeding the speed […]

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Baltimore and Anne Arundel Counties investigating murder

Baltimore and Anne Arundel Counties investigating murder

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mark Hatmaker, of the 3100 block of Freeway 21227 was last seen on November 24, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. when he left home to meet someone. Relatives reported him missing to Baltimore County Police two days later when they could not get in touch with him. Baltimore County investigators subsequently learned that on November 24, […]

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Police charge man with murder of infant in Odenton motel

Police charge man with murder of infant in Odenton motel

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday, March 7, 2016 at approximately 11:37 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police and Fire Department Personnel responded to the Royal Inn located in the 1600 block of Annapolis Road, Odenton, Maryland in reference to a possible cardiac incident involving a two year old child. Fire personnel transported the child, identified as Michael Lee-Ashley Stem […]

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Escaped man from Pasadena sentenced to 20 years in attempted murder

Escaped man from Pasadena sentenced to 20 years in attempted murder

| March 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Dennis Patrick Schultz, 54, of Pasadena – who fled the State to avoid appearing for his August 11, 2015 sentencing and was subsequently extradited from Texas – was sentenced to 58 years with 20 years of active incarceration and 5 years of probation, following guilty pleas to […]

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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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Brooklyn Park man sentenced to 20 years for assault

Brooklyn Park man sentenced to 20 years for assault

| February 15, 2016 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced  that Philip Robert Travers, 37, of Brooklyn, was given a 20-year sentence with 10 years of active incarceration from Circuit Court Judge Michael J. Wachs yesterday on charges of second degree assault. Travers pled guilty on February 3rd, 2016. Travers is no stranger to the justice system with […]

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