Tag: Police

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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Anne Arundel County Fire Department Graduates 41

Anne Arundel County Fire Department Graduates 41

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 17, 2014, the graduation of Anne Arundel County Fire Department Recruit Class 51 took place in the Kaufman Auditorium at the Anne Arundel Community College. 17 graduates completed 18 weeks of training with the remaining 24 recruits successfully completing a total of 24 weeks.  All 41 graduates will be released to the field […]

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Southern High Principal On Leave Of Absence

Southern High Principal On Leave Of Absence

| January 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

On January 14, 2014, approximately 9:45 p.m., the Anne Arundel Police Department received information about a possible missing person. Officers spoke with a relative of 39-year-old Mr. Marc Procaccini, the Principal at Southern High School, who indicated that he had not been seen or heard from since 2:00 a.m. that morning. Around the time that […]

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Police Seek Help In 2 Robberies

Police Seek Help In 2 Robberies

| January 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police are asking the public for help in identifying two suspects in separate robberies. ATTEMPTED ROBBERY, LINTHICUM On Thursday, January 9, 2014, at approximately 11:49 p.m., officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Northern District responded to the Extended Stay America hotel located at 1500 Aero Drive in Linthicum, Maryland in […]

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Annapolis Police To Target Crime In Public Housing

Annapolis Police To Target Crime In Public Housing

| January 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

Chief Michael Pristoop announces the formation of a new team of police officers tasked with helping neighborhoods fight crime.  This new team, the Neighborhood Enhancement Team or NET, consists of five police officers, including a sergeant. The goals of NET are to help the community solve problems, maintain positive citizen/police relationships, increase police visibility, and […]

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Police, Schools Announce New Safety Partnership

Police, Schools Announce New Safety Partnership

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis and Anne Arundel County Public Schools Superintendent Mamie Perkins today announced a new, innovative partnership between the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s School Resource Unit, the Anne Arundel County Crisis Response System (AACRS) and the Phoenix Academy, an Annapolis school which serves special education and alternative education students […]

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Annapolis Police Ticketing Residents For Warming Up Cars

Annapolis Police Ticketing Residents For Warming Up Cars

| January 8, 2014 | 23 Comments

UPDATED: Corporal Amy Miguez, spokesperson for the Annapolis Police Department called us to explain that this initiative was not new and to reinforce that it is a law in Maryland. Miguez said that 7 vehicles were spotted today. Five received citations, 2 did not because they were locked and had remote starters. “In fact, there […]

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Stabbing Reported On Eastport Bridge

Stabbing Reported On Eastport Bridge

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 2, 2014 at approximately  8:40pm, the Anne Arundel Medical Center contacted the Annapolis Police Department about a patient suffering from superficial stab wounds to the abdomen. Detectives responded to the hospital to meet with the adult male victim.  The victim initially told them that he was injured after falling on a sharp object, […]

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Recent Crofton DUI Checkpoint Nets Three

Recent Crofton DUI Checkpoint Nets Three

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kevin Davis, Chief of Police announced the result of the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s ninety-seventh checkpoint. The checkpoint was conducted last night along Robert Crain Highway (Maryland Route 3) near Maryland Route 450, Crofton, MD. The checkpoint was in operation for approximately three (3) hours and 761 vehicles passed through resulting in three (3) […]

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Wife Charged In Laurel Murder Of Soldier

Wife Charged In Laurel Murder Of Soldier

| December 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 13, 2013 at approximately 10:30 a.m. officers responded to 8388 Frostwood Road in Laurel, Anne Arundel County, Maryland to check the well being of the occupants of the residence. Upon making entry (gained with the assistance of a landlord) officers encountered a deceased male within the residence. The male within the home has […]

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Another Murder In Russett Community

Another Murder In Russett Community

| December 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

On Friday, December 13, 2013 at approximately 10:30 a.m., officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Western District responded to the 8300 block of Frostwood Dr. in Laurel, MD for a report of a check well being. Upon arrival, officers met with the landlord to gain access into the home. They discovered a deceased male […]

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Fatal Shooting In Odenton

Fatal Shooting In Odenton

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  The victim has been positively identified as Sharron Charles Mason, 19, of the 1300 block of Chapelview Dr. Odenton On Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at about 3:35 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police Department Western District officers responded to the 1300 block of Chapelview Drive in Odenton for several reports of gunshots being heard in the area. When officers arrived, they […]

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Woman Beaten, Car Missing After Home Invasion

Woman Beaten, Car Missing After Home Invasion

| December 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 3, 2013, at approximately 7:43 a.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Western District responded to a residence in the 100 block of Chesapeake Mobile Court in Hanover for a report of home invasion robbery. On scene officers spoke with the 65-year-old female victim, who reported that an unknown male suspect […]

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