Tag: Police

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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Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

Police warn local businesses of pre-planted bombs

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The City’s Main Streets Annapolis Partnership issued a frightening warning to local businesses in this morning’s email.   From Anne Arundel County Police: Commercial businesses across the country have been plagued by threats of pre-planted bombs being in their businesses. In the last 18 months, Anne Arundel County has seen approximately six of these incidents. The callers […]

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15-year old Young Marines leader charges with child sex offenses

15-year old Young Marines leader charges with child sex offenses

| July 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Sunday, July 13th, 2014 Anne Arundel County Child Abuse detectives responded to the Western District Police Station to investigate allegations of sexual child abuse.  A child victim disclosed he was sexually abused while attending the Annapolis Chapter of Young Marines over the course of two years.   Through witness interviews and evidence collected, detectives identified […]

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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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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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Body found in shallow waters in Brooklyn Park

Body found in shallow waters in Brooklyn Park

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in shallow water in Patapsco Valley State Park this afternoon. A positive identification of the man has not yet been made. The man was found in about two feet of water and pronounced dead at the scene. At about 1:30 p.m. […]

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Pasadena teen assaults school crossing guard

Pasadena teen assaults school crossing guard

| May 30, 2014 | 4 Comments

On May 28, 2014, at approximately 1:55 p.m., an Anne Arundel County School Crossing Guard reported being assaulted on the parking lot of Northeast High School, 1121 Duvall Highway, Pasadena, Maryland.  Investigation would reveal this incident stemmed from events that occurred the preceding day. On May 27, 2014, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the School Crossing […]

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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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Pill take back initiative this Saturday

Pill take back initiative this Saturday

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

On April 26, 2014, The Anne Arundel County Police Department will again participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative. This initiative, supervised by DEA, will coordinate a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies focused on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from our nation’s medicine cabinets. This eighth national “take-back day” will […]

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Maryland Capitol Police name first woman to Commander post

Maryland Capitol Police name first woman to Commander post

| April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Maryland Department of General Services Secretary Alvin Collins and Maryland Capitol Police (MCP) Chief Michael Wilson have announced the promotion of Lieutenant Rebecca Labs to Commander of the Annapolis Detachment, becoming the first woman to lead the Detachment. Lieutenant Labs has been serving in an acting capacity as Commander since January 1, 2014, overseeing more […]

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Prescription pill take-back day (April 26, 2014)

Prescription pill take-back day (April 26, 2014)

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On April 26, 2014, The Anne Arundel County Police Department will again participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative. This initiative, supervised by DEA, will coordinate a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies focused on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from our nation’s medicine cabinets. This eighth national “take-back day” will […]

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Another bicyclist struck on Anne Arundel County roadways

Another bicyclist struck on Anne Arundel County roadways

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

On April 12, 2014 at approximately 1030 hours a 1999 Chevrolet was traveling south on Solomon’s Island Road just north of Sothern High school. The driver was distracted by other occupants in the vehicle and traveled into the shoulder portion of the roadway striking a bicyclist.  The operator of the bicycle separated from the bike […]

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Annapolis man arrested on child sex abuse charges

Annapolis man arrested on child sex abuse charges

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On March 20, 2014 detectives from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division received information in reference to reports of a possible child sex abuse. During the course of the investigation, evidence was obtained that Andrew Dickinson Grabau had sexually abused a child over a several month period in 2013. Grabau had been […]

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Police to begin carrying anti-overdose drug for heroin

Police to begin carrying anti-overdose drug for heroin

| March 24, 2014 | 5 Comments

During the summer of 2013, the Anne Arundel County Police Department began to observe a noticeable rise in heroin overdoses in the Southern portion of Anne County in areas such as Annapolis, Parole, and Edgewater. Through intelligence gathering, it was determined that the majority of the overdoses were occurring in public places such as malls […]

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Annapolis Police Report, Shots Fired On Windwhisper Lane

Annapolis Police Report, Shots Fired On Windwhisper Lane

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shots Fired – 201400000816 – Unit block of Windwhisper La – Unknown Date – On 02/18 the home owner reported finding a bullet hole in the back wall of his home.  Below the hole was a spent round of ammunition.  The home owner did not know when the damage occurred.  On 02/01 the police department […]

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Suspects Bail Out Of 3rd Floor Hotel Window To Elude Police

Suspects Bail Out Of 3rd Floor Hotel Window To Elude Police

| February 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 14, 2014 at 9:38 p.m. officers were working Operation HOPE (Heroin Overdose Prevention and Eradication) at the Extended Stay hotel on 1 Womack Dr when officers witnessed a hand-to-hand CDS transaction. Upon further investigation, officers developed information that led them to room 329. The officers went to that room and knocked on the […]

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Meth Lab Discovered In Selby Neighborhood In Edgewater

Meth Lab Discovered In Selby Neighborhood In Edgewater

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 13, 2014, at approximately 7:54 p.m., officers from the Southern District were dispatched to a residence in the 3600 block of 7th Avenue in Edgewater for an unknown disturbance call. The homeowners called due to suspicious activity on the part of their nephew in the basement of the home. While on scene, officers […]

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Annapolis Crime Report: 7 Rapes, 4 Murders In 2013

Annapolis Crime Report: 7 Rapes, 4 Murders In 2013

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the fifth year in a row Annapolis crime remains at historic lows. Overall crime increased less than one third of one percent in 2013 compared to 2012, yet violent crime marked a 34 year low. The Annapolis Police Department follows the reporting rules established by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Uniform Crime […]

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Anne Arundel Officer Shoots, Kills Dog

Anne Arundel Officer Shoots, Kills Dog

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February 1, 2014 at 4:12 p.m., an officer was investigating a burglary in the 900 block of Lombardee Circle in Pasadena. The officer, a one year veteran of the agency, was conducting an area canvass of the neighborhood in an attempt to locate witnesses to the burglary. The officer went to the home at […]

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Annapolis Police Investigating Armed Robbery

Annapolis Police Investigating Armed Robbery

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

An adult male victim was driving on Bywater Rd around 11:00pm last night when he was flagged down by two male subjects on foot.  The victim stopped the vehicle and agreed to give the two a ride to Admiral Dr and West St.  When they arrived at their destination one of the passengers pointed a […]

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