Tag: Annapolis Police Department

Annapolis police investigating murder in public housing complex

Annapolis police investigating murder in public housing complex

| August 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 10th at 1:20 a.m., officers responded to the 1100 block of Madison Street for a report of shots fired.   Once on scene Officers located a male victim near the bench of the baseball field suffering from gun shot wounds. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. This is the first homicide in […]

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Annapolis Police: racial profiling or good police work?

Annapolis Police: racial profiling or good police work?

| August 4, 2014 | 3 Comments

Over the past few weeks, many people were upset with the Annapolis Police Department as they worked to solve a robbery case. Part of their investigation led them to several young black males in the Clay Street community. Several were informally questioned and some were photographed. On the surface, it seems like a little bit of […]

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Police arrest three in Annapolis assault

Police arrest three in Annapolis assault

| August 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Police Department has arrested three individuals in connection with an assault on July 21 that injured two men while walking along Franklin Street.  The investigation centered on the Clay Street community and the police department felt the wrath of the public when it was discovered that police were taking photographs of black teens. […]

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Annapolis Police under fire for photographing black teens

Annapolis Police under fire for photographing black teens

| July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

After two men were attacked on July 21st, the Annapolis Police Department began investigating to solve the crime. The suspects were “5-7 black teenagers.” In their efforts to solve the crime, residents of Clay Street claim that the police are stopping and photographing their children and are alleging racial profiling. Chief of Police, Michael Pristoop, […]

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Annapolis Police go fishing with the kids

Annapolis Police go fishing with the kids

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The week of July 21st saw the Annapolis Police Department holding its annual youth fishing camp for the 14th year.  Youngsters from Annapolis learned how to fish with the help of officers, civilian employees, and volunteers.  Longtime participant Lt. Kevin Krauss even took vacation from his job as Commander of Criminal Investigations to go out […]

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7 displaced as car rams through Annapolis apartment building

7 displaced as car rams through Annapolis apartment building

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, July 11, 2014, at 01:43AM, Annapolis Fire Department units were dispatched to the unit block of Melrob Court in Eastport, for a reported motor vehicle accident with a car into a structure. Upon arrival, units found a passenger vehicle which had driven into the building, through ground level sliding glass doors, and traveled […]

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Annapolis Police arrest Severn man after gun discharge

Annapolis Police arrest Severn man after gun discharge

| July 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Last night at 6:30pm, the Annapolis Police Department responded to the Harbour House community for a report someone shooting from a vehicle.  Officers located a vehicle matching the description given leaving the area.  The vehicle stopped in the 800 block of Chesapeake Av, four occupants stayed inside the vehicle, but one man ran from the vehicle carrying […]

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Churchton man charged in abduction of 12-year old Annapolis girl

Churchton man charged in abduction of 12-year old Annapolis girl

| July 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

On July 5 at 3:09 p.m. officers from Annapolis Police Department responded to the area of Skippers Lane and South Cherry Grove Avenue for a 12 year old girl reporting she had been abducted.  The girl told police that she was walking in the area when a man pulled her into his vehicle, drove her […]

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Newly trained officer used Narcan to save life

Newly trained officer used Narcan to save life

| June 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

On June 16, ten minutes after completing Naloxone training, Officer Justin Goods responded to the unit block of Amos Garrett Blvd for a report of a possible heroin overdose.  Officer Goods located a 24 year old man from Annapolis displaying symptoms of a heroin overdose.  The symptoms included being unresponsive, not breathing and turning blue.  […]

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Nearly a dozen Annapolis heroin dealers indicted

Nearly a dozen Annapolis heroin dealers indicted

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department, in close partnership with the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office and assisted by Anne Arundel County Police Department and the Maryland State Police, announces the indictments of nine Annapolis heroin dealers.  This multi-agency drug initiative spanned more than seven months and involved undercover police officers making controlled purchases from drug dealers. In […]

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Breaking: Stabbing in West Annapolis

Breaking: Stabbing in West Annapolis

| May 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: Police have reported that it was self inflicted and patient was transported to AAMC for treatment . Police, fire, and EMS crews are responding to a stabbing in the 200 block of Claude Street in West Annapolis. According to the dispatch, a male had been stabbed in the chest and was not alert. This […]

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Annapolis man arrested for impersonating officer

Annapolis man arrested for impersonating officer

| April 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

On April 25, 2014 officers from the Annapolis Police Department arrested Kevin Hall, 47, of Annapolis for impersonating a police officer and numerous traffic violations after an altercation stemming from a traffic incident. On April 25, 2014 at 6:41pm a frantic 26 year old female called police after a man, later identified as Kevin Hall, […]

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2 sentenced for Annapolis drug dealing

2 sentenced for Annapolis drug dealing

| April 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

U.S. District Judge Ellen L. Hollander sentenced Ernst Harmon, age 37, of Annapolis, Maryland, today to 198 months in prison, and his brother Dontaye Harmon, age 40, of Baltimore, Maryland to 125 months in prison, both followed by five years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine base. […]

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Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that Darius Cameron, 28, was sentenced to 45 years in prison for the attempted murder of store employees during a 2011 botched robbery at an Annapolis Spanish grocery store. Cameron, of Glen Burnie, will be on supervised probation for five years following his release. The […]

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Police chase injures officer, ends up with drug arrest in Annapolis public housing

Police chase injures officer, ends up with drug arrest in Annapolis public housing

| April 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

UPDATE:   The vehicle entered the parking lot of the Annapolis Mall at which time officers disengaged from actively attempting to stop the suspect due to public safety concerns. The suspect continued through the Annapolis Mall parking lot and drove around the lot towards Jennifer Rd. At that point the suspect drove between vehicles on […]

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Armed robbery at Annapolis 7 Eleven

Armed robbery at Annapolis 7 Eleven

| March 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

This morning at about 3:15am, two men entered the 7 Eleven at the corner of Bay Ridge and Edgewood Roads.  One of them jumped over the counter and displayed a handgun. Both men took money, packs of Newport cigarettes, and Dutch Master cigars from the business. An employee’s purse and cell phone were also stolen.  […]

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Annapolis police arrest two in 2013 murder

Annapolis police arrest two in 2013 murder

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police detectives arrested two suspects in the 2013 killing of John Ray on March 16th and 18th closing Annapolis’ only unsolved murder from April of last year. Tahzay Brown, 24, of Glen Burnie was arrested on March 16th and charged with first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, armed robbery, use of a firearm in a violent […]

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Annapolis Mayor’s cousin charged with attempted murder

Annapolis Mayor’s cousin charged with attempted murder

| March 13, 2014 | 4 Comments

On January 20th at 10pm officers responded to the area of 20 Silopanna Road for a report of an armed robbery. When they arrived they located Brett Shumaker, 32, of Harwood seated on the roadway suffering from gun shot wounds. Shumaker was walking on the footbridge in the area when he was approached by two […]

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Annapolis Police Report: Armed robbery

Annapolis Police Report: Armed robbery

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Armed Robbery – 201400000986 – 200 block of Hilltop La – 02/27 at 10:30pm:  The adult female victim was walking from her vehicle to an apartment building when she was approached by a male subject walking out of a wooded area.  The suspect pointed a gun at the victim and demanded money.  The woman gave […]

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Annapolis Police Report: stabbing, theft from vehicle, robbery

Annapolis Police Report: stabbing, theft from vehicle, robbery

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Stabbing – 201400000927 – 100 block of Woodlawn Av – 02/24 at 11:50pm: The 68 year old male victim was stabbed with a large kitchen knife causing injuries to his arm. The suspect was identified as Kelly Sturman, 50, of Annapolis. The suspect and the victim are in a domestic relationship. Sturman was arrested and […]

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Annapolis police chief apologizes for marijuana testimony gaffe

Annapolis police chief apologizes for marijuana testimony gaffe

| February 25, 2014 | 7 Comments

The Annapolis Police Department has issued a statement regarding Chief of Police, Michael Pristoop’s testimony at a Senate hearing today. In the hearing, Pristoop testified that 37 people died from marijuana overdoses on the first day of legalized marijuana in Colorado. The only problem is that there has never been a marijuana overdose death, and […]

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Annapolis Police Report: Missing Man Found, Stolen Car, Attempted Break-In

Annapolis Police Report: Missing Man Found, Stolen Car, Attempted Break-In

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Good News – On 02/12 Kyle Turner, who was reported missing on 02/11, was found unharmed and in good health.  We thank everyone who called or sent messages with information about seeing him. Stolen Vehicle – 201400000735 – Unit block of Amberstone Ct – 02/11 at 7:30pm to 02/12 at 1am:  A blue 2011 Honda […]

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