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Watch Works July 2016

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.

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Charles County Sheriff’s Office Announces Partnership with Nextdoor

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Partners with Nextdoor, the Private Social Network for Neighborhoods
The Free and Private Social Network for Neighborhoods Will Connect the CCSO and Residents Online
The Charles County Sheriff’s office has announced a partnership with Nextdoor (www.nextdoor.com), the free and private social network for neighborhoods, to build stronger, safer communities…

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Graduates Two New Officers from the Southern Maryland Criminal Justice Academy

Sixteen Candidates – Two from Charles County – Graduate Southern Maryland Criminal Justice Academy Police Entrance Level Training Program
Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry is proud to announce two new officers will join the Charles County Sheriff’s Office after their recent graduation from the Southern Maryland Criminal Justice Academy (SMCJA). The officers were among a total of…

Two CCSO K9 Officers and Partners Graduate Training Program

On Friday, June 10, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office K9 unit celebrated the graduation of two K9 officers and their partners:

PFC Colby Shaw and his partner, Vader, and PFC Byron Clark and his partner, Dino. Both teams received Patrol Certification and Narcotics Detection Certification.

In order to receive their certifications, the K9 teams had to complete a rigorous 7-mont…

Annual Report 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
MISSION STATEMENT
The men and women of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) are dedicated to service through superior performance. We believe mutual respect, trust and pride in our organization, combined with traditional values and innovative techniques, will ensure t…

Incident Briefs

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.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY LESS THAN $1000: Sometime between the hours of 12 a.m. and 9 a.m. on June 13, unknown suspect(s) smashed the rear window and rear tail light and…

CCSO K9 Unit Receives over $20,000 Donation from Greater Waldorf Jaycees and Community Partners for K9 Protective Vests

The Greater Waldorf Jaycees is well known throughout Charles County as an outstanding community service organization, and recently the CCSO K9 Unit benefitted from their kindness and generosity.

On Friday, May 20, the Jaycees held a “Designer Purse Bingo” event to raise money to purchase K9 protective vests. The community responded with overwhelming support. In the largest turnout for…

Incident Briefs

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.

FLEEING AND ELUDING: On June 9 at approximately 9:18 p.m., an officer was on routine patrol when he spotted two motorcycles travelling at a high rate of speed in t…

Incident Briefs

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 VEHICLE/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: Sometime between the hours of 11 p.m. on June 4 and 9 a.m. on June 5, unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle in…

Update in Death Investigation at CCDC

UPDATE IN DEATH INVESTIGATION AT CCDC: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have identified the woman who was found deceased in her cell at the Charles County Detention Center last Thursday as Ashley Nicole Swann, 30, of La Plata. On June 2 at 11:35 p.m., Corrections Officers at the Charles County Detention Center entered Swann’s cell to escort her to a routine medical screening when they…

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