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Annual Report 2014

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office dedicates the 2014 Annual Report to Cpl. Jamel Clagett, who died in a single-vehicle crash while driving home after a midnight shift.
May he rest in peace.

2014 At a Glance

County Population: 154,747 (Census Estimate)

Sworn Officers: 302

Corrections Officers: 153

Civilian Personnel: 208

Calls for…

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.

BURGLARY: Sometime between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. on December 28, unknown suspect(s) broke through a window to gain entry to a residence in the 2000 block of Rosewood Drive in…

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.

THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLES: During the overnight hours between December 26 and 27, unknown suspect(s) entered several unlocked vehicles located at a business in the 12300…

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry Graduates National FBI Academy

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce that on December 11, Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry joined four other Sheriffs from across the country in graduating from the prestigious FBI National Academy.

Sheriff Berry was one of 230 fellow law enforcement executives who represented 47 states, the District of Columbia, 27 international countries, four military…

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.

NARCOTICS OFFICERS SEIZE HEROIN AND OTHER NARCOTICS: On Dec. 22 at 5:30 a.m., investigators assigned

to the CCSO Narcotics Enforcement Section and the Emergency…

CCSO Narcotics Detectives Charge Suspects with Drug Manufacturing and Distribution

On Dec. 18, members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Enforcement Section, with assistance from the CCSO Emergency Services Team and Charles County Animal Control officers, served a search warrant at a house in Hughesville as part of an investigation into suspected manufacturing of Butane Hash Oil (BHO or “wax”) – a derivative and potent form of marijuana. Upon serving t…

CCSO Provides Assistance to Local Program Helping Families in Need

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office continued its annual tradition this week as members helped the Children’s Aid Society gather toys and load up trucks for Christmas Connection – a local program that provides clothing, shoes, essentials and even toys to families in need.

Prior to this week, the Charles County Detention Center employees held a toy drive to support the cause,…

State’s Attorney’s Office of Charles County Honors CCSO Officers at Awards Ceremony

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office attended the State’s Attorney’s Office of Charles County’s Awards Ceremony on Friday, December 11 at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees. Three officers from the CCSO were honored at the event: retired Sergeant Jeff Bryant, Corporal Chris Shankster and Pfc. Vernon Warker. The Honorable Anthony B. Covington gave opening remarks and presented t…

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.

IMPAIRED DRIVER CHECKPOINT: On December 16, 2015, between 6 p.m. and 10 p.m., the CCSO Traffic Operations Unit, joined by allied agencies, conducted an impaired driver…

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.

DETECTIVES SEARCHING FOR MAN WHO SEXUALLY ASSAULTED CHILD IN HIS CARE/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD FOR SUSPECT’S WHEREABOUTS: Charles County Sheriff’s…

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