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State Police warn of ATM skimmer who has stolen more than $100K

State Police warn of ATM skimmer who has stolen more than $100K

| November 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Maryland State Police and Homeland Security Investigations are joining local law enforcement in the effort to identify the photo of someone who may be a tech-savvy thief suspected of stealing the ATM card and code numbers of scores of people throughout the region. The suspect is described as a male, possibly Hispanic, who is believed […]

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Severn 12-year old injured when mom’s boyfriend leads police on high speed chase

Severn 12-year old injured when mom’s boyfriend leads police on high speed chase

| November 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

A child is being treated for injuries he sustained in an Anne Arundel County crash that occurred after the man he was riding with was driving at a high speed, refused to stop for a trooper, and later lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree. The victim a, 12-year old boy from Severn, Md. […]

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BREAKING: pedestrian struck along Duke of Gloucester Street dies of injuries

BREAKING: pedestrian struck along Duke of Gloucester Street dies of injuries

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

NOTE: An earlier version stated that three children were struck. This report was inaccurate and we apologize for the confusion. UPDATE 5:28pm October 28, 2014.  From the Annapolis Police Department: Officers from the Annapolis Police Department Traffic Safety Unit are investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a pedestrian. At 3:18 p.m. an 81 year old […]

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Maryland Capitol Police rejuvenate bike patrols in Annapolis

Maryland Capitol Police rejuvenate bike patrols in Annapolis

| October 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Bike patrols are back at the Annapolis Capital Complex, thanks to a partnership between Maryland Capitol Police (MCP) and Maryland National Capital Park Police (MNCPP).  Four MCP security and police officers recently completed specialized training from MNCPP and are now bike patrol certified. The bikes enable officers to cover more ground than by foot, increase […]

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BREAKING: Police make arrest in murder of Hanover gas station clerk

BREAKING: Police make arrest in murder of Hanover gas station clerk

| October 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Thursday, August 7, 2014, at about 1:35 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police received a 911 call from a customer of the Exxon gas station located at 7898 Ridge Road in Hanover in reference to the clerk being found injured/unconscious. Responding police officers and fire/EMS personnel responded and determined the clerk was deceased, suffering from […]

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Police investigating daylight armed robbery in West Annapolis

Police investigating daylight armed robbery in West Annapolis

| October 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis police are investigating an armed robbery that took place yesterday afternoon in the usually quiet West Annapolis. According to police, the adult male victim was walking in the area of the 700 block of Melvin Avenue around 545pm when he was approached from behind by two adult male suspects.  One suspect appeared to have […]

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Annapolis Police investigating Robinwood shooting

Annapolis Police investigating Robinwood shooting

| October 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Friday, October 10th at 11:48 p.m. the Annapolis Police Department received several calls reporting shots heard in the 1400 block of Tyler Avenue.  Officers responded to the area and, despite checking the area on foot, did not locate a victim, crime scene, or witnesses. On Saturday, October 11th at 12:45 a.m. Anne Arundel Medical […]

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4 charged in armed robbery and carjacking at Millersville bar

4 charged in armed robbery and carjacking at Millersville bar

| October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Monday, October 6, 2014 at approximately 1:37 a.m., officers were dispatched to the Bullseye Sports Pub located at 8779 Veterans Highway, Millersville, for an unknown disturbance. As officers were responding to the address, police dispatch advised a suspect was seen running through the parking lot with a gun. Moments later, that same suspect was […]

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Pantelides to address escalating violence in Eastport

Pantelides to address escalating violence in Eastport

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides met with Police Chief Michael Pristoop and City Manager Tom Andrews again yesterday afternoon to continue their discussion surrounding concerns raised about shots fired in the Housing Authority community of Eastport Terrace. Mayor Pantelides asked the chief to outline public safety efforts in the area and to detail the application of […]

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Pair arrested in bus theft, were looking for change to buy cigarettes

Pair arrested in bus theft, were looking for change to buy cigarettes

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On October 7, 2014, at approximately 5:30 a.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department received a call from a bus company dispatcher regarding the theft of an Anne Arundel County special needs school bus from a lot located at 1229 Generals Highway in Crownsville. It was learned that the suspects gained access to the property […]

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County school bus stolen

County school bus stolen

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: 12:30pm.  Police advising that they have made 2 arrests in the theft of the school bus. NO further information at this time. Anne Arundel County Police have located a stolen school bus in the area of Governor’s Bridge Road and Strawberry Run in Davidsonville but suspects are still on the loose, but according to […]

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Mayor Pantelides has a gunfire problem on his hands

Mayor Pantelides has a gunfire problem on his hands

| October 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  The criticism about a lack of response and deletion of comments may be because some of the comments were left on the Mayor’s page for his campaign and not the page established by the Mayor for the City.  The residents of Eastport are fired up about the increase in gunfire in their neighborhoods. Citing […]

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PG Cop busted for theft in Annapolis Apple store

PG Cop busted for theft in Annapolis Apple store

| October 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

On September 12, 2014, officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Department met with a victim who advised that she was shopping at the Apple Store in Annapolis Mall when her iPad was stolen. The victim accidentally left her iPad on the display counter near the exit door.  She returned to the store later in […]

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How to handle a DUI better than Michael Phelps

How to handle a DUI better than Michael Phelps

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Michael Phelps. 18 Gold Medals. 22 Olympic Medals. 2 DUIs? After an 8-hour gambling binge at the new Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore, Michael Phelps was pulled over under suspicion of drinking and driving the morning of Tuesday, September 30th. Michael Phelps does a lot of things right in the pool. However, when it comes to getting […]

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Annapolis, Odenton men arrested for attempting to solicit sex from minor

Annapolis, Odenton men arrested for attempting to solicit sex from minor

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

During the week of September 29th, 2014, investigators with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began communicating online with individuals who were soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigators posed online as a 13-year-old girl. During these communications the suspects solicited the investigators and suggested they meet for a […]

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Man dies in Annapolis double shooting

Man dies in Annapolis double shooting

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Monday, September 29th at 7:40 a.m. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to an apartment in the 1100 block of Madison Street for a report of a shooting.  Upon arrival officers located Arthurdella Harris, 49, and Tony Smith, 54, suffering from gun shot wounds.  Harris and Smith were transported R. Adams Cowley Shock […]

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Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

UPDATE:  Full release from Anne Arundel County Police Department: Since the murder occurred, the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit has worked diligently to solve the murder of Nicole Burgess. Homicide detectives interviewed countless witnesses and sorted through numerous pieces of evidence. Evidence from the crime scene was pieced together. That was coupled with […]

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Police make arrest in 2013 Davidsonville murder

Police make arrest in 2013 Davidsonville murder

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police have made an arrest in the murder of Nicole Burgess on March 22, 2013. Burgess was discovered alone in her home along with a deceased dog.  She suffered from multiple stab wounds to the upper body, but police released few details. The pit bull was also determined to have died from multiple […]

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2 shot in Annapolis’ Harbor House Apartments

2 shot in Annapolis’ Harbor House Apartments

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

UPDATE (9:12am): The Annapolis Fire Department has released a little more information on the incident this morning.  At 07:41am on Monday September 29. 2104, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched for a reported “Gun Shot Wound” in the 1100 block of Madison Street, in Eastport. Upon arrival, firefighters and paramedics found two (2) patients suffering from […]

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40-year old Annapolis man exposes himself to 12-year old girl

40-year old Annapolis man exposes himself to 12-year old girl

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On September 25, 2014, at approximately 10:39 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of Cananaro Court and Secretariat Drive in Annapolis for a report of an indecent exposure that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers spoke with an adult witness who indicated that a 12-year-old female victim was upset and reported […]

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BREAKING: Police investigating report of bodies found in trash truck

BREAKING: Police investigating report of bodies found in trash truck

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: From Anne Arundel County Police, nothing has been found. Waste Mgmt #Jessup Nothing Found. — T.J. Smith (@TJSmithAACoPD) September 25, 2014 Police and fire units from two Anne Arundel and Howard Counties are investigating reports that a worker at the Waste Management plant in Jessup (8077 Brock Bridge Road) saw what he believed to be several […]

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How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

How to legally handle your own Ray Rice situation

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, there were 3,287 domestic violence incidents reported in Anne Arundel County. Recently, we all saw the horrific video of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice allegedly assaulting his then fiancé and now wife in an elevator in Atlantic City, New Jersey. In Maryland this is classified as a domestic violence incident. According […]

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