Tag: Anne Arundel County Police Department

When bad kids go good–thank a cop

When bad kids go good–thank a cop

| February 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

All too often we hear the bad side of an interaction with a police officer. You get a ticket. You got arrested. Sometimes we hear the good stories–last week a pair of officers jumped into a frozen South River to rescue a man and his dog. They are usually first on the scene of any […]

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Fire rages at Linthicum tire shop

Fire rages at Linthicum tire shop

| February 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

On February 23rd just before 8:30 p.m. firefighters were dispatched for the report of tires on fire at K and K Tires located at 816 Oregon Avenue in the Oregon Business Park. Units arrived to find several large piles of tires and several vehicles on fire to the rear of the business. The equivalent of […]

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Water rescue in Bon Haven sends man to hospital, claims life of his dog

Water rescue in Bon Haven sends man to hospital, claims life of his dog

| February 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Wednesday February 18, 2015 at approximately 11:15 a.m. Anne Arundel County Police received a call in the area of the 700 block of Sonne Drive, Annapolis, MD to assist with a dog that had fallen through the ice on the South River in the area of the Bon Haven Community. Corporal Gatens, Corporal Rajcsok, […]

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New witness leads to murder plea bargain and 60 years

New witness leads to murder plea bargain and 60 years

| February 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

The development of a new witness by prosecutors led Gregory Lewis to plead guilty Monday to First-Degree Murder and Armed Robbery for the October 2013 killing of 44-year-old Rene Leiva-Archila, State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced.  “I want to commend Deputy State’s Attorney Jonathan Church and Assistant State’s Attorney Jason Knight for their work on this […]

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County prosecutor honored for work with survivors of sexual violence

County prosecutor honored for work with survivors of sexual violence

| February 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

For his legislative work protecting survivors of sexual violence, the Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault honored State Delegate and Assistant State’s Attorney Luke Clippinger at its annual reception in Annapolis yesterday evening, Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced. The coalition’s 2015 Visionary Award honors the work of those committed to ending sexual violence […]

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Police discover abused, dead Pit Bulls in Pasadena’s Freetown community

Police discover abused, dead Pit Bulls in Pasadena’s Freetown community

| January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Police Gang Unit assisted by Northern District Detectives worked with the Freetown Community developed information and executed a search warrant in the 7800 block of Freetown Road, Glen Burnie, Maryland. The warrant was executed in the early morning hours of Friday, January 16, 2015. Detectives discovered, in the wooded area, five […]

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Fire at Glen Burnie Toys R Us causes $250K in damages, intentionally set

Fire at Glen Burnie Toys R Us causes $250K in damages, intentionally set

| January 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

On January 15th at 11:57 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to a reported building fire at the Glen Burnie Toys R Us, located at 6711 Ritchie Highway North. The first arriving unit observed heavy smoke showing from the roof and personnel entering the building encountered heavy smoke and high heat conditions, prompting the request for a […]

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Baltimore man charged in Anne Arundel with sexual solicitation of a minor

Baltimore man charged in Anne Arundel with sexual solicitation of a minor

| January 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

This past week, investigators with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began an undercover investigation by communicating online with individuals who were soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigator posed online as a 14-year-old girl. During these communications, the suspect solicited the investigator for this purpose and suggested that […]

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Police investigating morning murder in Freetown

Police investigating morning murder in Freetown

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at approximately 7:39 a.m., the Anne Arundel County Police responded to the 7800 block of Coutros Court, Pasadena, Maryland for an unknown disturbance. Upon arrival officers located a deceased male in the address suffering from apparent upper body trauma. The deceased was positively identified as Breon “Breezy” Emerson Cager, 27 […]

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Maryland’s health insurance program improves nationwide ranking

Maryland’s health insurance program improves nationwide ranking

| January 10, 2015 | 3 Comments

The Maryland State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) recently jumped in its ranking from 34th to 12th out of 54 programs nationally. Michelle P. Holzer, Program Manager for SHIP at the Maryland Department of Aging, attributes the climb both to Maryland’s aging population and the very hard work of program staff and volunteers over the past […]

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Key School to hold open house

Key School to hold open house

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Key School will hold an Open House on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. Families interested in learning more about what Key’s program offers children in Pre-School through grade 4 are invited to attend. Beginning at 9:00 a.m., all visitors will have the opportunity to meet the faculty, see classes in session, and talk with current […]

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Separate incidents injure numerous students in snowy weather

Separate incidents injure numerous students in snowy weather

| January 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

This morning, a school bus overturned in Odenton, two Northeast High School students were taken to shock trauma (one in critical condition), and a Glen Burnie High student was hit by a car in the snowy weather.  Anne Arundel County Public Schools did not delay or cancel school due to the weather. The police had […]

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Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands announces lineup

Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands announces lineup

| January 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The organizers of the annual Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands has announced the performers for the 17th annual show which will be held on Saturday, January 24th at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Tickets are available now with NO service fees and FREE shipping at www.aabattle.com or right here: The line up […]

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Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

Rotary of South AA awarded Foundation of the Year

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 14th year, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) hosted the Celebration of Philanthropy Awards Luncheon at the Annapolis Double Tree Hotel on November 21, 2014.  CFAAC recognized the individuals, families, businesses and civic organizations, whose generosity, philanthropic leadership, and motivation of others improves the quality of life for all in Anne Arundel County.  The […]

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New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

New watershed grant program for Anne Arundel County

| December 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a new grant program, the Watershed Restoration Grant Program, to support restoration activities throughout Anne Arundel County to improve water quality in local streams and rivers. The grant program was created to engage local nonprofit organizations, landowners, and communities in efforts […]

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Woman in walker killed by hit and run driver in Glen Burnie

Woman in walker killed by hit and run driver in Glen Burnie

| December 11, 2014 | 3 Comments

On Thursday, December 11, 2014 at approximately 5:36 PM Linda Lea Suski, who was elderly and used a walker for assistance, was attempting to cross Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard in Glen Burnie from the bus stop on the west side near Phyllis Drive, to the east side to return to her home on Clara Circle. After […]

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15 County teachers receive grants for classroom tools

15 County teachers receive grants for classroom tools

| December 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County has awarded more than $6,000 in mini grants to fifteen local school teachers through its Grants 4Teachers program.  The Grants 4 Teachers Fund provides grants to teachers in the Anne Arundel County Public School System for special projects or the tools needed in their classrooms to create the […]

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Start the year with AACC classes and events

Start the year with AACC classes and events

| November 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. AACC CLASSES January – Registration for spring credit […]

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Fight breaks out at Westfield Annapolis

Fight breaks out at Westfield Annapolis

| November 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: 4:37pm.  Police are reporting that a fight broke out between two juveniles in the Westfield Annapolis mall about an hour ago which caused a panic on one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Police have not released any details at this point, but from an employee at the mall, someone put a […]

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Commission on Disabilities Issues wins legacy award from Volunteer Center

Commission on Disabilities Issues wins legacy award from Volunteer Center

| November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On November 13, 2014, the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center and the Coordinators of Volunteers of Anne Arundel County (COVAAC) held a Volunteer Project Hall of Fame Celebration Luncheon at the Blue Dolphin Seafood Bar and Grill in Gambrills, MD.  Pamela Jordan, Director of the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, served as the […]

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Schuh appoints Altomare, Graves and Kokolis to top public safety posts

Schuh appoints Altomare, Graves and Kokolis to top public safety posts

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Surrounded by public safety officials from across Anne Arundel County, County Executive-elect Steve Schuh today announced Allan Graves and Tim Altomare as his appointees to head the county fire and police departments. Schuh also announced he will reappoint current Detention Department Superintendent Terry Kokolis to oversee county detention facilities. “Tim, Allan, and Terry understand we […]

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21-year old shot to death in Pasadena murder

21-year old shot to death in Pasadena murder

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, November 14, 2014 at approximately 8:32 p.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 7800 block of Huff Court, Pasadena, Maryland for the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers were directed to a back yard in the area where a male victim was found suffering from gunshot wounds. […]

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