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16-year old charged in shooting threat against Northeast High School

16-year old charged in shooting threat against Northeast High School

| November 6, 2017

On November 6, 2017 at approximately 10:30 p.m. Anne Arundel County Police were made aware of a social media post containing a threat of violence towards Northeast High School in Pasadena. Officers quickly identified the person who posted the threat as a 16 year old male from Glen Burnie. Officers responded to his residence where […]

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17-year old charged with attempted murder after intentionally hitting pedestrian in Edgewater

17-year old charged with attempted murder after intentionally hitting pedestrian in Edgewater

| November 6, 2017

At 3:00pm on November 3, 2017, Anne Arundel County Police officer’s responded to the area of Fairhill Drive and Londontown Road in Edgewater for a report of a pedestrian struck with the suspect fleeing the scene. Officers quickly located the suspect vehicle and detained the driver. The 16 year old victim was transported to Shock […]

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22 Annapolis opiate dealers indicted. 10 in custody, 12 still at large

22 Annapolis opiate dealers indicted. 10 in custody, 12 still at large

| November 3, 2017

The Annapolis Police Department announces the indictments of twenty-two Annapolis opiate dealers.  The Annapolis Opiate Initiative spanned six months and involved Annapolis detectives working undercover to make controlled purchases from drug dealers. The Annapolis Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit made 54 controlled buys in the City of Annapolis and surrounding areas. Multiple purchases were made […]

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Teen involved in Severn hit and run succumbs to injuries, police still searching for suspects

Teen involved in Severn hit and run succumbs to injuries, police still searching for suspects

| November 2, 2017

This is an update to a previously published story. The 17-year old teen that was struck by a vehicle after a house party last weekend has died as a result of her injuries. Kiersten Emily Wengert-Walko of Brooklyn Park, Maryland died this morning at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. Contrary to […]

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3rd young Hispanic found dead in another gang-related slaying

3rd young Hispanic found dead in another gang-related slaying

| October 30, 2017

On Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at approximately 9:00 a.m., acting on a tip, members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department located human remains. The remains were located in a wooded area near Open View Lane, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Despite this being in Ward 7 of the City of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County […]

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Hogan announces $3.5 million in grants toward prevention of violent crime

Hogan announces $3.5 million in grants toward prevention of violent crime

| October 30, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan announced that the administration has awarded a total of $3,590,492 to combat violent crime across the state. These grants will be distributed by the Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention to 55 agencies statewide to be utilized in FY 2018. “There is no place for violent offenders in our communities,” Governor […]

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Teen in critical condition after being hit by fellow party-goer in Severn hit-and run

Teen in critical condition after being hit by fellow party-goer in Severn hit-and run

| October 28, 2017

On October 28th 2017 at approximately 2:10am officers responded to a report of a pedestrian struck in the 7900 block of WB&A Road near Thompson Rd in Severn. Witnesses reported that the pedestrian, a 17-year old female from Brooklyn Park, had left a ‘house party’ in the 7800 block of WB&A Rd and was walking […]

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Man sentenced to 18 years for sexual abuse of a minor

Man sentenced to 18 years for sexual abuse of a minor

| October 26, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced  that Eris Murray, 56, of Hanover, was sentenced by Judge Cathleen M. Vitale to 18 years in prison for sexual abuse of a minor, second degree sexual offense, and sodomy. “Eris Murray was entrusted with a position in our community that allowed him access to our children, […]

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County Police identify body found in Quiet Waters Park

County Police identify body found in Quiet Waters Park

| October 26, 2017

This is an update to a story originally published in August. Over the last several weeks the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit has been working on getting the recovered remains from Quiet Waters Park positively identified. In expediting Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) testing the remains were identified as Jose Hernandez-Portillo, a twenty-two year old male from the […]

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Man sentenced to 10 years for robbing Annapolis flower vendor

Man sentenced to 10 years for robbing Annapolis flower vendor

| October 25, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced  that Khayyan Bryan Jones, 27, of Glen Burnie, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Mark W. Crooks to 10 years in prison for the robbery of an Annapolis flower stand. “Khayyan Jones attempted to rob the victim of not just his possessions, but his livelihood,” said Anne […]

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State Police arrest Queen Anne’s County school bus driver for DUI

State Police arrest Queen Anne’s County school bus driver for DUI

| October 24, 2017

State Police from the Centreville Barrack arrested a school bus driver for driving under the influence today in Queen Anne’s County. The accused is identified as Dale Clark, Jr., 54, of Chester, Md.  Clark was charged with DUI and related traffic charges. He was the sole occupant in the school bus. Police believe Clark was driving for […]

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October 28th, turn in your unused and unwanted drugs

October 28th, turn in your unused and unwanted drugs

| October 24, 2017

On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Annapolis Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 14th opportunity in seven years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your pills for disposal to […]

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Sheriff Bateman’s stepson being held for threatening a state official

Sheriff Bateman’s stepson being held for threatening a state official

| October 23, 2017

UPDATE: We have obtained the police report (below) and Robinson did in fact threaten Sheriff Bateman along with his wife, Elsie Bateman. He was arrested at the Arundel Mills Mall. Walter Robinson, the 23-year old stepson of Anne Arundel County Sheriff Ron Bateman is being held on two misdemeanor charges of threatening a state official. […]

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Police release more information on human remains discovered in Shady Side

Police release more information on human remains discovered in Shady Side

| October 21, 2017

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at approximately 1:30pm, officers from Southern District responded to the area of Holly and Chesapeake Drive, Shady Side, Maryland for recovered remains.  Responding officers located skeletal human remains along the shoreline.  The scene was secured and Homicide Detectives were summoned.  An extensive search of the shoreline by numerous patrol, detectives and members of the Department of Natural Resources was conducted in which […]

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Annapolis man wanted in connection with Edgewater stabbing

Annapolis man wanted in connection with Edgewater stabbing

| October 20, 2017

On October 19, 2017 at approximately 4:27 p.m., officers responded to a call for a stabbing. The 911 caller stated to police dispatchers that his friend had been stabbed and that they were currently driving to a hospital. The police dispatcher had the driver pull over in the area of Solomons Island Road and Mitchells […]

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Hogan doles out nearly $5M in grants for crime victims

Hogan doles out nearly $5M in grants for crime victims

| October 20, 2017

Governor Larry Hogan has announced that the administration has awarded a total of $4,757,000 to support programs serving crime victims across the state. These grants will be distributed by the Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention to 57 agencies and 27 organizations statewide to be utilized in Fiscal Year 2018. “Our administration is committed […]

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Anne Arundel County Police investigating human remains discovered in Shady Side

Anne Arundel County Police investigating human remains discovered in Shady Side

| October 18, 2017

On October 18, 2017 at approximately 1:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of Holly Drive and Chesapeake Drive for discovered human remains. At this point cause and manner of death are unknown and pending autopsy. There is no further information to release, additional information will be released when it becomes available.  

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Know Your Limit. APD to set up event on October 21st!

Know Your Limit. APD to set up event on October 21st!

| October 18, 2017

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides’ educational program to combat drunk driving, Know Your Limit, is scheduled to hold an event on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m, just in time to prepare the ghouls who will be out celebrating Halloween.  The Know Your Limit program has Annapolis police officers offering free breathalyzer […]

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Calvert man gets life in prison for murders in Annapolis and Pasadena

Calvert man gets life in prison for murders in Annapolis and Pasadena

| October 17, 2017

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced  that Christopher Scheibe, 29, of Calvert County, was sentenced by Judge Paul Harris to life in prison for the 2016 first degree murder of a young woman whose body was found in a wooded area behind 2006 Industrial Drive in Annapolis, and 30 years in prison for […]

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Police discover body on AACC campus

Police discover body on AACC campus

| October 15, 2017

On October 15, 2017 at approximately 10:00 a.m. an Anne Arundel County police officer was conducting a routine check at Anne Arundel Community College located in Arnold. As the officer was checking a parking lot off West Campus Drive, he observed an unoccupied vehicle. While investigating the vehicle, the officer noticed a rope hanging from […]

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Cape St. Claire crash claims life of Annapolis man in single vehicle accident

Cape St. Claire crash claims life of Annapolis man in single vehicle accident

| October 15, 2017

On October 15th, 2017 at 3:35 am officers responded to a report of a single vehicle rollover crash on College Pkwy near Cape Saint Claire Rd in Cape St Claire (Annapolis). Initial investigation found that a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up was northbound on College Parkway when it veered off the roadway to the right, struck […]

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Anne Arundel County tobacco sting finds one in four stores sold tobacco to minors

Anne Arundel County tobacco sting finds one in four stores sold tobacco to minors

| October 13, 2017

Tobacco sting operations were recently conducted in partnership with the Anne Arundel County Department of Health and local law enforcement, including Anne Arundel County Police, Anne Arundel County Sheriff’s Office and the Annapolis City Police. From January 1 to June 30, 2017, nearly 260 merchants were approached. The majority of retailers refused to sell tobacco to minors; however, 60 […]

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