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Annapolis standoff ends peacefully

Annapolis standoff ends peacefully

| January 8, 2016 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, January 7th at 8:30 p.m. officers from the Annapolis Police Department responded to the 1100 block of Madison Street for reports of wanted subject Scotty Moss, possibly armed, in the area.  Moss, 24, of Annapolis was wanted on several warrants, including one stemming from an October 2015 domestic violence related robbery. Officers saw […]

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Pedestrian killed in Severna Park

Pedestrian killed in Severna Park

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

On January 4, 2016 at approximately 7:12 p.m. officers responded to the report of a pedestrian struck on Earleigh Heights Road W at Truck House Lane in Severna Park. Investigation shows that a Toyota Corolla was eastbound on Earleigh Heights Road W when it struck a pedestrian (Robert Lee Dehn, 51, of no fixed address) […]

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Churchton man dies in early morning craash

Churchton man dies in early morning craash

| January 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

On January 4, 2016 at approximately 7:25 am, officers found a single vehicle crash on Friendship Road near Boyds Turn Road in Friendship. Witnesses reported that the Honda Accord, operated by Brian Earle Galloway, 24, of Churchton, was traveling westbound on Friendship Road at a very high rate of speed. They observed that suddenly the vehicle […]

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Violent weekend in Annapolis; kidnapping, shots fired, and shooting

Violent weekend in Annapolis; kidnapping, shots fired, and shooting

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was a violent holiday weekend in Annapolis with several reports of shots being fired, a kidnapping and a shooting that left a woman in her 20s in shock trauma after gunfire erupted in the Harbor House apartments which is a HACA managed property. Kidnapping On December 31st at 9:30am officers responded to the Wells […]

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State’s Attorney, police, and school condemn racist comments on AACPS website; no prosecution

State’s Attorney, police, and school condemn racist comments on AACPS website; no prosecution

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams released the following statement today regarding the August 25, 2015, posting of lyrics from the “Moonman Notorious” KKK Rap Remix song on an Anne Arundel County Public Schools resource website (Blackboard). “My office has reviewed the facts of this case. Maryland and Constitutional law limits my office’s response […]

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Man arrested for impersonating a police officer at Westfield Annapolis mall

Man arrested for impersonating a police officer at Westfield Annapolis mall

| December 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

On December 30, 2015 at approximately 9:00 p.m. officers responded to the Sears store located at 1040 Annapolis Mall in reference to a shoplifting. Upon arrival, they spoke with the Loss Prevention Officers who advised they observed the suspect wearing a badge lanyard around his neck. As they continued to observe him, they saw him […]

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Traffic stop leads to drug and weapons arrest in Motel 6

Traffic stop leads to drug and weapons arrest in Motel 6

| December 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

On December 29, 2015 at approximately 10:30 p.m., detectives from Western District’s Tactical Patrol Unit initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the parking lot of the Motel 6 located at 3510 Old Annapolis Road Laurel.  After stopping the vehicle, the driver appeared to be very nervousness and a drug canine was requested. At […]

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Police investigating potential murder-suicide in Annapolis Junction

Police investigating potential murder-suicide in Annapolis Junction

| December 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

On December 30, 2015 at approximately 1:00 p.m. officers responded to the area of Market Street and Baltimore Street in Annapolis Junction for the discovery of two deceased persons. The bodies of an adult male and an adult female were discovered outside in a fenced lot. Homicide Detectives are on scene and investigating. At this […]

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Deaths ruled murder-suicide in Severn fire, cause of fire is mystery

Deaths ruled murder-suicide in Severn fire, cause of fire is mystery

| December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, December 10, 2015 at approximately 3:40 a.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded for a dwelling fire in the 1200 block of Old Camp Meade Road, Severn, Maryland. This residence was under construction due to a previous fire in February 2015. Once fire officials were able to get the fire […]

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Brooklyn man sentenced to 15 years for child porn production

Brooklyn man sentenced to 15 years for child porn production

| December 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chief U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake sentenced Jason Carpenski, age 28, of Brooklyn, Maryland, to 188 months in prison, followed by lifetime supervised release, for production of child pornography. Chief Judge Blake ordered that upon his release from prison, Carpenski must register as a sex offender in the place where he resides, where he […]

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Pit Bull kills poodle, injures woman in Brooklyn Park

Pit Bull kills poodle, injures woman in Brooklyn Park

| December 22, 2015 | 2 Comments

On December 21, 2015 at approximately 11:30 a.m. officers responded to the 4000 block of Belle Grove Road in Brooklyn Park for an animal incident.  Upon arrival, the officers met with the victim who stated the building was a multi dwelling residence broken up into interior apartments. The victim advised officers that prior to their […]

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Woman arrested for destroying “Black Lives Matter” banner at Annapolis church

Woman arrested for destroying “Black Lives Matter” banner at Annapolis church

| December 21, 2015 | 2 Comments

On December 21, 2015 at approximately 7:30 am, Mrs. Chari Raye McLean took down the “Black Lives Matter” sign that was in front of St. Philips Episcopal Church at 730 Bestgate Road in Annapolis without permission. She advised she took the sign down because she did not believe in the “Black Lives Matter” motto, rather supported “Blue […]

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Glen Burnie man receives 10 years for assault conviction

Glen Burnie man receives 10 years for assault conviction

| December 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced 42-year-old Charles Lloyd Poore of Glen Burnie was sentenced last week to 10 years in prison for 2nd degree assault by Anne Arundel Circuit Court Judge, Cathy Vitale.  This is the maximum sentence for 2nd degree assault. “This case was particularly disturbing because this defendant repeatedly assaulted a […]

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Off duty police officer shoots man during attempted robbery with toy gun

Off duty police officer shoots man during attempted robbery with toy gun

| December 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, December 19, 2015 at approximately 1:36 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police Northern District Officers responded to the 100 block of Homewood Road, Linthicum Heights, Maryland for a police involved shooting. An off duty Baltimore City Police Officer reported he was in the area of the 100 block of Homewood Road when he was […]

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Landscaper killed along Rowe Boulevard when car leaves roadway

Landscaper killed along Rowe Boulevard when car leaves roadway

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  Family members of Salmeron have established a GoFundMe account to raise funds to allow Mr. Salmeron to be buried in his native El Salvador and to help provide for a college education for his two daughters. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department Traffic Safety Unit are investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a pedestrian. […]

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Woman murdered prior to fire in Severn home

Woman murdered prior to fire in Severn home

| December 13, 2015 | 2 Comments

This is an update from the Anne Arundel County Police Department for an ongoing investigation into a double fatal fire on Old Camp Meade Road. The deceased white female was positively identified as Diana Lynn Knight a 59 year old female from the 1200 block of Old Camp Meade Road, Severn Maryland.  The Office of the […]

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Additional body recovered in Severn fire, police investigating as suspicious

Additional body recovered in Severn fire, police investigating as suspicious

| December 11, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Thursday, December 10, 2015 at approximately 3:40 a.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded for a dwelling fire in the 1200 block of Old Camp Meade Road, Severn, Maryland. This residence was under construction due to a previous fire in February 2015. Once fire officials were able to get the fire […]

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Newly adopted dog mauls Severna Park child

Newly adopted dog mauls Severna Park child

| December 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

On December 9, 2015, at approximately 8:00 pm officers responded to the 500 block of Baltimore Annapolis Blvd in Severna Park for an “animal incident.” Upon arrival, officers learned a 5-year-old boy was attacked by a dog that had been adopted from the Anne Arundel County Animal Control Facility earlier in the day. Family members […]

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Takoma Park officer who killed 3 in traffic accident will not be charged criminally

Takoma Park officer who killed 3 in traffic accident will not be charged criminally

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams issued the following statement regarding the Anne Arundel County Grand Jury decision to decline to indict Tacoma Park Police Officer, Travis Ala, of criminal negligence. Mr. Ala was involved in a motor vehicle collision resulting in 3 fatalities on March 21, 2015. “My office presented the evidence that resulted […]

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Annapolis Police Department wants you

Annapolis Police Department wants you

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you looking for a volunteer position a little different from the rest?  Do you have an interest in law enforcement or learning more about law enforcement?  The Annapolis Police Department is seeking motivated, civic minded individuals who are interested serving as Auxiliary Officers. Auxiliary officers are not sworn police officers and are not armed.  […]

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Crofton man snaps under-skirt photo of woman in Gambrills Safeway

Crofton man snaps under-skirt photo of woman in Gambrills Safeway

| December 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On December 7, 2015 at approximately 5:31 pm, officers responded to the Safeway located at 2644 Chapel Lake Drive, Gambrills, in reference to a sex offense. Upon arrival, they spoke with the victim (43yr old female from Gambrills). She advised that while shopping in the store, a male subject approached her with his cell phone. […]

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Annapolis police Churchton man after chase and seizure

Annapolis police Churchton man after chase and seizure

| December 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Police Department officers responded to the the 700 block of Newtowne Drive yesterday at 2:15pm for a report of two men wearing masks and dark clothing threatening someone with handguns.  When officers arrived they located Marlin Simms, 28, of Churchton wearing a black facemask and dark clothing.  Officers approached Simms and he ran away, holding […]

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