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Three Officers Earn DARE Instructor Certification

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the graduation of three school resource officers from the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) training held Sept. 21 – Oct. 3 at the Public Safety Education and Training Center in Sykesville. PFC John Foster, PFC Tiffany Smith and PFC Kurt Burger were among 20 officers from across the region to complete the two-week, 80 hour…

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.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: On Oct. 13 between 8 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., unknown suspect(s) kicked in the front door of a house on Jameson Court in Indian Head. Entry was not gained…

Homicide Investigation

On October 12 at about 7:45 p.m., Charles County Sheriff’s officers responded to the rear of a shopping center at 3220 Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of an unconscious female lying in the parking lot. Officers arrived and found the woman deceased; it appeared she had been run over by a car.

Officers and detectives quickly developed information that the woman had been involved in…

Officers Earn Top Spots in County Vehicle Safety Competition

On October 8, members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office participated in the 4th Annual Health and Wellness Fair sponsored by the Charles County Government at Laurel Springs Park. Part of the event included a vehicle rodeo – open to all county employees- which promotes safe driving and complete control of a vehicle. Three Charles County Sheriff’s officers took top place in the polic…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Jose Oscar Hernandez-Sibrian, 37, of Waldorf. Hernandez-Sibrian has open warrants charging him with assault in connection with a domestic -related event. Hernandez-Sibrian is 5’5”, 150lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Jose Hernandez-Sirbrian’s…

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 Oct. 7-Oct. 8, unknown suspect(s) broke into a storage container of a business in the 2800 block of Old Washington Road in Waldorf and stole 15…

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.

HOME INVASION: On Oct. 7 at 11:43 a.m., officers responded to the 10000 block of Tallahassee Place in Waldorf for a home invasion involving two groups of young adults. When…

Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2014

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has designated October as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and DHS and the Charles County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) are offering guidance to citizens about protecting private information when engaging in activity online.

Computer hacking may seem like sophisticated work but according to security experts, victims often unwittingly provid…

New Speed Camera Location Announced

Effective Monday, November 3, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Automated Speed Enforcement Unit will be adding Grace Christian Academy of Maryland in Waldorf to the list of school zones in which automated speed enforcement cameras can be activated. The camera will be on the northbound side of Route 5 in front of the school near Billingsley Road.

In addition, the cameras for Thomas Ston…

Fugitive Friday

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Gary Donald Bean, Jr., 38, of Waldorf. Bean currently has two open warrants: theft scheme from $1,000 to under $10,000 and 12 counts of theft scheme under $1,000. Bean is 6’1”, 280lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes.

Officers with the Warrant Unit have been seeking Bean’s…

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