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Anne Arundel County Police promotes 4 officers

Anne Arundel County Police promotes 4 officers

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chief of Police Timothy J. Altomare has announced the following promotions which took effect on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM. The following individuals will be promoted on June 5, 2015 to the ranks indicated below. Lieutenant Katherine Goodwin #1133, a 21 year veteran of the Anne Arundel County Police Department, will be promoted to the […]

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Odenton man arrested on cockfighting charges

Odenton man arrested on cockfighting charges

| June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

In early May, a complaint was received by Anne Arundel County Animal Control regarding a location being used to house and / or fight gamecocks (roosters). An investigation was conducted by the Vice Unit and Animal Control officers focusing on the below listed suspect and his residence in the 1200 block of Patuxent Road, Odenton, MD […]

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Police searching for armed suspect in Severna Park 7-Eleven robbery

Police searching for armed suspect in Severna Park 7-Eleven robbery

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

On June 8, 2015, at 2:31 a.m., the pictured suspect entered the 7-Eleven store located at 497 Jumpers Hole Road in Severna Park and committed a commercial armed robbery. The suspect displayed a handgun and fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency. The suspect was described as a black male with a […]

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Brooklyn man busted fro growing pot in yard

Brooklyn man busted fro growing pot in yard

| June 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

On June 1, 2015 Northern District’s Tactical Narcotics Unit (TNT) received a citizen’s complaint of marijuana being grown in the yard in the 4100 block of Belle Grove Road. TNT Detectives responded to the area and observed several plants in the yard. A search warrant was obtained for the residence. On June 1, 2015 at 1500 […]

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Police searching for armed carjacker in Odenton

Police searching for armed carjacker in Odenton

| May 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

On May 30, 2015, at approximately 9:48 p.m., officers from the Western District responded to the 1900 block of Hackberry Ct. for a report of a carjacking that had just occurred. Officers spoke with the 32-year-old female victim who provided the following information. The victim pulled into a parking space in front of her residence […]

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Drug court participants give back to community

Drug court participants give back to community

| May 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Last week, in honor of National Drug Court month, the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Adult Drug Treatment Court program sponsored a Drug Court Community Service Day at Gaudenzia Inc located in Crownsville, MD.  State’s Attorney Wes Adams and Deputy State’s Attorney Jonathon Church along with other SAO staff volunteered alongside Drug Court participants.  The group […]

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Anne Arundel’s State’s Attorney wins award

Anne Arundel’s State’s Attorney wins award

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month State’s Attorney Wes Adams received the Virginia Mahoney Memorial Award from the Maryland State Board of Victim Services at their annual luncheon.  For the past 30 years the State Board of Victim Services in the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention honors those who have contributed to the crime victims’ rights movement. […]

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Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at approximately 8:26 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Sudlersville South in Laurel for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male lying on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The shooting victim was transported to Laurel Regional […]

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West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit received a cybertip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children regarding the possession and distribution of child pornography from a location in Anne Arundel County. During the investigation, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant […]

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2 killed in Arnold crash

2 killed in Arnold crash

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From the Anne Arundel County Police: On Tuesday May 5, 2015 at approximately 7:08 p.m., officers responded to a multi-vehicle motor vehicle collision on northbound Ritchie Hwy (MD-2) at College Parkway in Arnold. Preliminary investigation determined that a Nissan Sentra was southbound on Ritchie Hwy facing a red left turn arrow. The driver of […]

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Former Central Middle School teacher arrested for child pornography

Former Central Middle School teacher arrested for child pornography

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit initiated an investigation into possessing and distribution of child pornography.  During the investigation into child pornography distribution on the internet, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant being executed on April 10, 2015 at a residence in […]

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Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that an Anne Arundel County jury  found 22-year-old James Hawthorne guilty on six counts related to firing a weapon in a Severn community last fall. The verdict was announced earlier this week. After a three day trial and three hours of deliberation, the jury found James Hawthorne […]

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MSP Trooper charged in assault of Glen Burnie man

MSP Trooper charged in assault of Glen Burnie man

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

A Maryland state trooper has been charged with an assault on a man in custody who was under arrest for tossing a lit cigarette on the trooper. Trooper First Class Nathan Steelman, 28, is charged with second degree assault and misconduct in office. He was charged on a criminal summons late this afternoon at State […]

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4 Anne Arundel County detention officers arrested, charged with misconduct in office

4 Anne Arundel County detention officers arrested, charged with misconduct in office

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From Anne Arundel County Police: On January 26th, 2015, the Anne Arundel County Police Department was contacted by the Anne Arundel County Department of Detention Facilities regarding possible corruption of detention officers smuggling illegal contraband into the Jennifer Road Detention Center located at 131 Jennifer Road Annapolis, MD. As a result of the reported […]

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Woman found slain in Arundel Mills Dunkin Donuts

Woman found slain in Arundel Mills Dunkin Donuts

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Sunday, April 12, 2015 at approximately 10:51 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the Dunkin Donuts located at 7657 Arundel Mills Boulevard, Hanover, Maryland for a walk up complaint.  Patrons had notified an officer that no employees were present in the Dunkin Donuts.  An officer entered the business and did not […]

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Annapolis man charged with attempted murder of Anne Arundel officer

Annapolis man charged with attempted murder of Anne Arundel officer

| April 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Throughout the day, the Anne Arundel County Police Homicide Unit worked diligently and in conjunction with several facets of the entire police department on the attempted murder of an on-duty Anne Arundel County Police officer. Homicide detectives interviewed witnesses and examined numerous pieces of evidence as part of this investigation. As evidence was pieced together […]

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Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

Anne Arundel Police release info on officer who was shot this morning

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On April 10, 2015 at approximately 2:20 a.m. officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of 720 College Parkway East to assist an officer who was checking a suspicious person. The officer was not responding to his radio. Upon their arrival, an officer located an Anne Arundel County Police Officer several hundred feet […]

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BREAKING: Anne Arundel County police officer shot

BREAKING: Anne Arundel County police officer shot

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

An Anne Arundel County police officer was shot early this morning while on duty.  Details of the incident are just coming in, but the shooting occurred along East College Parkway near the Cape St. Claire community in the Broadneck peninsula. The officer was taken to shock-trauma in Baltimore with serious injuries and a suspect has […]

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BREAKING: Anne Arundel County Police shoot suspect in Crofton

BREAKING: Anne Arundel County Police shoot suspect in Crofton

| April 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  Just after 1 PM Anne Arundel County Police received a phone call from a family member about the well-being of a man residing at 1701 Chamberlain Court in Crofton Maryland. Four officers responded and attempted to make contact with the people in the house and were unsuccessful. They made a forced entry into the house […]

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Severn man arrested in human trafficking case

Severn man arrested in human trafficking case

| April 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Members of the Maryland State Police Child Recovery Unit arrested an Anne Arundel County man on human trafficking charges and recovered a missing girl. The suspect is identified as Jimmie Junior Rogers, II, 27 years old, from Severn, Maryland. Rogers was charged with Human Trafficking of a minor and related prostitution charges. Rogers was taken […]

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Glen Burnie man sentenced for attempted kidnapping

Glen Burnie man sentenced for attempted kidnapping

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that 25-year-old Tristien Owen Willey was sentenced to 15 years in prison with all but seven years suspended for the attempted kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl in Glen Burnie last spring. The sentence was handed down on Monday by Judge Paul F. Harris in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court in […]

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Man arrested for indecent exposure along B&A trail

Man arrested for indecent exposure along B&A trail

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

On March 25, 2015, at approximately 11:02 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the area of Oak Lane NW and Greenway Street NW in Glen Burnie for a report of an indecent exposure in progress. Officers spoke with a female victim, who reported that she and her daughter were walking on Greenway Street […]

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