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CCSO Waldorf Station to Close Temporarily for System Upgrade

On Saturday, September 5 starting at 8 a.m., the CCSO Waldorf Station (Districts III and IV) located at 3670 Leonardtown Road will be closed to the public due to a scheduled power outage (for that facility only) so that a generator can be installed. In case of an emergency, citizens should call 911 and for non-emergencies call (301) 932-2222. Citizens who need to speak with an officer directly…

CCSO Announces Traffic Plan and Free Shuttle Service for 2015 Charles County Fair

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit and members of the Charles County Fair Board have met and discussed traffic plans for the 2015 Charles County Fair, which will take place September 17-20 at 8440 Fairgrounds Road, La Plata.

All traffic for the 2015 Charles County Fair will move North on Fairgrounds Road. Incoming traffic will enter Fairgrounds Road from…

CCSO to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, August 22 from 8:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. Special patrols and enforcement focused on impaired driving are conducted year round. The CCSO is reminding drivers who might become impaired to always designate a sober driver.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to…

Phone Service Disruption

Phone service for all business, non-emergency Charles County Sheriff’s Office phone lines will be temporarily disrupted on May 5 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. due to ongoing system upgrades. Please contact 911 for all emergencies.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person responsible for a crime in…

Sheriff’s Office to Host Annual Crime Watch/Crime Prevention Kick-Off Celebration

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry and members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office are hosting the annual Crime Watch/Crime Prevention kick-off event on Tuesday, March 24 at 7 p.m. at the American Legion, 6330 Crain Highway, La Plata. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness about crime prevention and discuss strategies to keeping communities safe. Det. C. Caldwell of the CCSO…

LEOSA Training Cancelled

The LEOSA training class scheduled for 03-05-15 has been cancelled due to the prediction of inclimat…

CCSO Lt. Colonel Robert Cleaveland to Retire

Charles County, MD …. Lieutenant Colonel Robert Cleaveland, a 30-year-veteran of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office, will retire on Saturday, January 31. Known for his leadership, incredible knowledge of Agency policies, and compassion for victims of crime, Lt. Colonel Cleaveland had what he calls “an amazing career working with the men and women of the Sheriff’s Office and serving…

ATF and Crime Solvers Offer $11,000 Reward in Arson Investigations

BALTIMORE – Special Agent in Charge (SAC) William P. McMullan of the Baltimore Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), announced a reward of up to $10,000 for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible for two arson cases: one at Fred’s Sports and the other at Spirit Halloween, both located in the 2800 block of Crain…

CCSO to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoints

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit will be conducting two field sobriety checkpoints tonight, Aug. 29 in the Waldorf area. In addition, officers will be conducting saturation patrols throughout the county looking for impaired drivers over the Labor Day…

Ensuring a Safe Return to School

This year, Aug 25, marks the opening day of school for students in Charles County and Charles County Sheriff’s officers, school resource officers and crossing guards will be on hand to help ensure a safe return for all students. Officers will be patrolling in and around schools and watching for speeders and violators of the red flashing lights on school buses. Crossing guards will assist thos…

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