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Fugitive Friday

Each Friday, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Unit will highlight one individual who has an open warrant but has been difficult to locate. The feature will be called Fugitive Friday. Charles County Crime Solvers is offering cash rewards to tipsters who help locate the fugitive. Although the press release will be sent earlier in the week to accommodate print media, we ask the photo…

Sexual Assault Investigation

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives will be canvassing the 4500 block of Indian Head Highway in Indian Head this evening and passing out fliers seeking the identity of a man who sexually assaulted a woman on Nov. 21 in a wooded area behind a liquor store. Prior to the assault, the suspect was inside a store and his photo was caught on a surveillance camera. The suspect is described as possibly…

Incident Briefings

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

BURGLARY: On Nov. 27 at 2:18 a.m., officers responded to PEP Boys located at 3390 Crain Highway in Waldorf for an intrusion alarm. Sgt. H.

New School Zone Speed Enforcement Camera Location Announced

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office Automated Speed Enforcement Unit is announcing the addition of a new speed camera site. During the week of December 9 through Dec. 13, an automated speed enforcement camera will be placed at Malcolm Elementary School located at 14760 Poplar Hill Road in Waldorf. This marks the fourth school zone site in which speed cameras are currently authorized. The other…

Detectives Seek Identity of Suspect in Theft at PNC

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identity of a man wanted in connection with a theft. On Nov. 26 at 11:30 a.m., a lone male suspect entered a bank in the 3100 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf and grabbed a bank deposit bag out of the hands of a customer waiting in line. The suspect fled on foot. A surveillance camera captured a photo of t…

Incident Briefings

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

BURGLARY: Sometime between Nov. 16 and Nov. 23, someone broke into an unoccupied house in the 6600 block of Hawkins Gate Road in La Plata…

Detectives Seek Identity of Man Involved in Assault

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

DETECTIVES SEEK MAN’S IDENTITY: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the identity of a man wanted in connection with an assault…

Missing Woman Located

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives say Gladys Louk, 86, of Jessup has been located. Louk was reported missing on Nov. 24 after she left a house in Waldorf and never arrived at her residence in Jessup. A Silver Alert (similar to an Amber Alert) was issued and her vehicle was entered into a national data base. Ms. Louk was found by a citizen early this morning in Olney, Montgomery County,…

Holiday Patrol Plan

Charles County Sheriff Rex W. Coffey said the Charles County Sheriff’s Office is in full swing for the holiday season. Starting earlier this month, the agency implemented the C.A.R.E. (Crime Awareness Reduction Effort) program – a patrol operations plan that increases manpower during peak hours of the holiday season and will continue as needed throughout the year. “During the holidays, w…

Man Brandishes Swords During Arrest Warrant Service

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

MAN PULLS OUT TWO SWORDS DURING ARREST: On Nov. 15 at 3:30 p.m., officers assigned to the Warrant Squad responded to the 1000 block of Floyd…

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