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The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

ADDITIONAL COPPER THEFTS DISCOVERED/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARDS: As a result of a recent string of copper thefts from utility light poles, Sheriff Rex Coffey and…

Copper Thefts

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is investigating several reports of copper thefts in which suspects stole copper wiring from large light poles. The most recent theft occurred at a school. On April 16 at about 3:30 a.m., a patrol officer was conducting a building check at Westlake High School, 3300 Middletown Road in Waldorf, when he discovered someone had tampered with the light poles near…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING REWARD FOR INFORMATION IN ROBBERY CASE: Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identity of the suspect…

Reward Offered for Information about Shooting

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect involved in a shooting that occurred on April 10 in the area of Trefoil Place in Waldorf. At 11:30 p.m., the victim was driving on Tawny Drive near Thistle Place when he observed a large SUV blocking the roadway and several people standing around it. The man maneuvered around the SUV and…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Marcellus Jerome Woodland, 23, of Waldorf. Woodland currently has outstanding warrants charging him with failing to appear in court for carrying a dangerous weapon, first-degree assault, and malicious destruction of property. He also has a warrant charging him with violating his probation…

Incident Briefings

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

CALL FOR SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY LEADS TO ARREST: On April 9 at 5:15 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of Meadowside Court in Indian Head for the report of a suspicious…

Watch Works: April 2014

The CCSO Community Services Section has published the latest edition of its Watch Works newsletter. Watch Works is a publication of the Charles County Crime Watch Program and has important safety information. The CCSO encourages readers to share the information with family and friends.

Watch Works: Apr…

Family Fun Night

Teen Court and the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs will host a family fun night this summer. Youth volunteers are eligible to receive two free tickets — one for the volunteer and one for a parent — to watch the Blue Crabs take on the York Revolution on June 21 at 6:35 p.m.

Volunteers interested in reserving tickets should contact Teen Court Coordinator Sarah Vaughan at 301-609-3916 or by…

Boys’ Workout Bootcamp

Teen Court is sponsoring a free workout bootcamp for young men. The workouts will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. each Saturday from April 12 to May 10 at Longevity Studios located at 6770 Crain Highway in La Plata. In addition to promoting physical activity, the workout sessions provide a positive, healthy environment to learn about nutrition, team building and positive body image.

Mother-Daughter Zumba Class

Teen Court will host a free mother/daughter Zumba class on Saturday, May 17, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Longevity Studios located at 6770 Crain Highway in La Plata.

Participants must be between 13 and 17 years old and must be a resident of Charles County. Registration is required. To register, contact Teen Court Coordinator Sarah Vaughan at 301-609-3916 or by email.

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