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Annapolis heroin dealer sentenced to 10 years in prison

Annapolis heroin dealer sentenced to 10 years in prison

| January 18, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that an Annapolis City man, Donovan Jamal Robinson who turns 21 next week,  was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Stacy McCormack to 10 years in prison without parole for the distribution of heroin in Annapolis.  “Drug dealers must go to prison. I will not stop prosecuting those […]

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County police make arrest in 2017’s first homicide

County police make arrest in 2017’s first homicide

| January 17, 2017

This is the update to a homicide on January 2nd in the Epping Forest community just outside of Annapolis. After the murder and before his most recent arrest by Anne Arundel County, the suspect had two run-ins with the Maryland State Police. On January 14th, he was charged with possession of a firearm on a […]

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Annapolis Police investigating 1st homicide of 2017

Annapolis Police investigating 1st homicide of 2017

| January 16, 2017

UPDATE: The Capital has identified the victim as 40-year-old George Forrester of Severn. On January 16th at 3:08 a.m. officers responded to the 700 block of Newtowne Drive for a report of a possible shooting. Officers located an adult male shooting victim in the area. The victim was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center where he […]

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Anne Arundel County Police investigating Odenton homicide

Anne Arundel County Police investigating Odenton homicide

| January 14, 2017

On Friday, January 13, 2017 at approximately 10:45 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Western District responded to the 2200 block of Conquest Way, Odenton, Maryland for an unknown disturbance. Upon arrival officers located an adult male lying in a yard suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). Police and Fire Department personnel rendered aid to […]

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Severn man sentenced to 16 years for assault on police officer

Severn man sentenced to 16 years for assault on police officer

| January 12, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Antron Trimitrios Bulow, 35, of Severn, pled guilty and was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Michele D. Jaklitsch to 16 years in prison and 5 years of supervised probation for two counts of second-degree assault, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, driving while impaired by a […]

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14-year old black girl charged in racist Twitter threats against AACPS

14-year old black girl charged in racist Twitter threats against AACPS

| January 11, 2017

On January 9, 2017 the Anne Arundel County Police Department was notified by school administrators at Arundel High School of a suspicious Twitter account. This account was created using similar language to a racist petition recovered by administrators at the school on January 6, 2017. The account was created under the name @KoolkidsKlanKkk and contained […]

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Racist threats making rounds on Twitter against Annapolis High and AHS students

Racist threats making rounds on Twitter against Annapolis High and AHS students

| January 10, 2017

UPDATE:  Per Bob Mosier, AACPS Spokesperson, the school system and the police are aggressively investigating this incident with the assistance of Twitter. They do not believe there is a credible threat, but actions are being taken as if it were credible out of an abundance of caution. Parents, students, faculty, and staff can expect to […]

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Construction worker dies after being struck by vehicle in Pasadena

Construction worker dies after being struck by vehicle in Pasadena

| January 9, 2017

On January 9, 2017 at approximately 12:50 p.m., officers responded to the report of a crash involving a pedestrian struck on Fort Smallwood Road at Hillcreek Road in Pasadena. The investigation showed that a Jeep Grand Cherokee, operated by Jason Lee Disney of Pasadena, was traveling southeast on Fort Smallwood Road approaching Hillcreek Road which was […]

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Police searching for driver following crash that left passenger in Shock-Trauma

Police searching for driver following crash that left passenger in Shock-Trauma

| January 9, 2017

On January 8, 2017 at approximately 9:42 p.m., officers responded to a single vehicle rollover crash on Solomons Island Road near Tarragon Lane in Edgewater. Investigation showed that a Honda was southbound at a very high rate of speed when it failed to negotiate the right-hand curve, began to spin and went off the roadway. […]

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No charges pending in racially charged petition circulated at Arundel High School

No charges pending in racially charged petition circulated at Arundel High School

| January 6, 2017

On January 6, 2017 at approximately 12:30 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department was made aware of a petition containing racially charged, highly offensive language, and anti-African American sentiment that was passed around among a few students at Arundel High School. School administrators quickly identified the student responsible as well as two other students […]

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Anne Arundel County Police investigating Annapolis homicide

Anne Arundel County Police investigating Annapolis homicide

| January 4, 2017

On January 2, 2017 at approximately 1:44 pm, officers responded to the 1800 block of Kimberwicke Place, Annapolis, Maryland for a call of shots heard in the area. Responding officers arrived on scene and located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wound(s) lying outside of his residence. The officers administered cardiopulmonary resuscitation until […]

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Brooklyn Park man sentenced to 18 years for attacking wife

Brooklyn Park man sentenced to 18 years for attacking wife

| December 30, 2016

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Randal Harper, 47, of Brooklyn Park, was sentenced yesterday by Circuit Court Judge J. Michael Wachs to 36 years with 18 years of active incarceration for First Degree Assault, Second Degree Assault, and False Imprisonment. Harper was found guilty in November 2016.   “What this woman had to […]

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UPDATED: Taxi driver critical after being shot in Bay Ridge Gardens Apartments, police make arrest

UPDATED: Taxi driver critical after being shot in Bay Ridge Gardens Apartments, police make arrest

| December 29, 2016

UPDATE 7:59am 12/30/2016 from APD: Johnson was arrested on December 27th by Anne Arundel County Police for a stolen auto and released. Officers responded to Forest Hills Av and Bricin St for a report of a shooting and located a Green Taxi Cab. The 56 year old male driver of the cab had been shot […]

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Queen Anne’s County Deputy Sheriff shot during domestic dispute, suspect killed

Queen Anne’s County Deputy Sheriff shot during domestic dispute, suspect killed

| December 29, 2016

At the request of the Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office, the Maryland State Police Homicide Unit is investigating the death of a suspect in a domestic violence situation who shot and wounded a deputy sheriff before being fatally wounded by the injured deputy early this morning. The Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office deputy is identified […]

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Man sentenced to 30 years for attempted rape in Glen Burnie florist

Man sentenced to 30 years for attempted rape in Glen Burnie florist

| December 29, 2016

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Garrick Holloway, 29, of Upper Marlboro, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Michele D. Jaklitsch to a Life sentence, with 30 years of active incarceration and 5 years supervised probation for the attempted rape of a woman working in a flower shop on Crain Highway. Holloway […]

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MSP DUI patrols to continue through the holiday, 450 arrests so far

MSP DUI patrols to continue through the holiday, 450 arrests so far

| December 28, 2016

Since the Thanksgiving holiday, Maryland state troopers have made 450 DUI arrests and they will continue the focused enforcement through the holiday season by deploying in areas known to have high numbers of DUI arrests or crashes. As the New Year approaches, barrack commanders from each of the 23 Maryland State Police barracks in the […]

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Former youth soccer coach charged with sexual abuse of a minor

Former youth soccer coach charged with sexual abuse of a minor

| December 28, 2016

In October 2016, the Department of Social Services received a report of a sexual child abuse. The Anne Arundel County Child Abuse Unit was made aware of the allegation and worked with the Department of Social Services in regards to the sexual abuse complaint. The juvenile victim reported they were sexually abused on two occasions […]

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Police Drug Lab Manager arrested for possession of drugs left in department drop boxes 

Police Drug Lab Manager arrested for possession of drugs left in department drop boxes 

| December 21, 2016

On December 21st, 2016, the civilian manager of the Anne Arundel County Police Department drug lab was arrested and charged with multiple counts of possession of a controlled dangerous substance. This case originated from a minor traffic accident which occurred in the evening hours of December 20th at Forest Drive and Mountain Road in Pasadena. […]

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Glen Burnie man sentenced to 20 years in prison for stabbing death

Glen Burnie man sentenced to 20 years in prison for stabbing death

| December 21, 2016

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced today that David Leander Ford, 59, of Glen Burnie, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Cathy M. Vitale to 25 years in prison, with 20 years of active incarceration and 5 years of probation for Second Degree Murder in the stabbing death of Mohamed Eltahir. Ford was found […]

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Annapolis Police searching for man who exposed self near Maryland Hall and Bates Middle

Annapolis Police searching for man who exposed self near Maryland Hall and Bates Middle

| December 20, 2016

The Annapolis Police Department is looking for a young adult male who is suspected of exposing himself yesterday in the area of Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. From the police report: 700 and 800 block of Chase St – 12/19 at 4:20pm:  An adult male suspect exposed himself to two juveniles and an adult […]

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Annapolis man sentenced to 60 years for attempted murder

Annapolis man sentenced to 60 years for attempted murder

| December 19, 2016

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that Kendrick Tooles, 27, of Annapolis, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Stacey McCormack to life in prison, with 60 years of active incarceration, for Attempted First Degree and Attempted Second Degree Murder, Heroin Distribution, and Firearm Possession by a Person Prohibited as a result of a […]

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Capital backtracks on Annapolis Police gun seizures

Capital backtracks on Annapolis Police gun seizures

| December 15, 2016

An article that appeared in this morning’s Capital Gazette has disappeared. The headline, did not seem to reflect what Annapolis Police Chief Michael Pristoop has told the council, residents, and more recently The Maryland Crabs in a podcast episode that aired last week. Gun seizures are up. While crime is indeed down, the more violent crimes […]

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