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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 AUTO: Between April 25 and April 26, unknown suspect(s) broke into a car in the 11600 block of Marston Moor Lane in Waldorf and stole an Apple iPod Mini, an…

CCSO Investigating Domestic-Related Homicide on Yates Place

CCSO INVESTIGATING HOMICIDE ON YATES PLACE/SUSPECT ARRESTED:  On April 23 at 8:17 p.m., officers responded to a single family home in the 12800 block of Yates Place in La Plata for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male inside his house with multiple stab wounds; he was pronounced dead on the scene. The preliminary investigation revealed the suspect has been…

CCSO Investigating Two Armed Robberies

CCSO INVESTIGATING TWO ROBBERIES / CHARLES COUNTY CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: On April 19 at 11:49 p.m., officers responded to the McDonald’s Restaurant, located in the 3300 block of Leonardtown Road in Waldorf, for the report of an armed robbery. Investigation revealed a lone male suspect entered the restaurant, displayed a handgun, and demanded money. The cashier complied, and t…

American Legion Southern Maryland District Honors CCSO M/Cpl. Richard Boggs

On Sunday, April 10, Master Corporal Richard A. Boggs of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Homeland Security Section was honored by the American Legion’s Southern Maryland District as the first runner-up for the National Law Enforcement Officer of the Year. M/Cpl. Boggs has been a sworn officer with the CCSO for over 20 years, and he began his law enforcement career as a Correctiona…

Registration for 2016 Badges for Baseball is Now Open

The CCSO would like to take this opportunity to tell you about the Charles County Badges for Baseball camp provided through the Cal Ripken Senior Foundation.

This program will be facilitated by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Unit. The program is being offered to youths currently in grades 6 through 8 who reside in Charles County. The program takes place at Regency…

CCSO Detectives Identify and Arrest Suspect in Three Robberies

CCSO DETECTIVES IDENTIFY AND ARREST ROBBERY SUSPECT: On April 14, detectives assigned to the CCSO Criminal Investigations Division arrested Daniel Phillip Brown, 19, of Waldorf, in connection with three recent armed robberies of businesses. Sheriff Troy D. Berry said solid forensics work and good investigative skills led to the quick apprehension of the suspect. Brown is charged wit…

CCSO Detectives Charge Two Suspects in Terrace Drive Homicide

DETECTIVES CHARGE TWO SUSPECTS IN HOMICIDE ON TERRACE DRIVE: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division have arrested Rena Cassandra Crandell, 23, of Halethorpe, MD, and Reigel Paul Wamack, 23, of Fairfax, VA, in connection with a homicide that occurred in January. On Jan. 12, two men entered a house in the 11500 block of Terrace Drive in Waldorf.

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.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY REPORTED: On April 13 at 3:50 p.m., officers responded to the 1100 block of Hamlin Road in Waldorf for the report of suspicious activity. Two…

CCSO Receives Award from the Maryland Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry is proud to announce the Agency received the “Above and Beyond” Award from the Maryland Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for outstanding service and continuing support  of employees who serve in the Guard and Reserve. The Agency was honored during a ceremony on April 9 in Annapolis.  “We back our employees who serve to protect our…

Update on Motor Vehicle Crash Involving 10-Year-Old Child

UPDATE ON MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH INVOLVING 10-YEAR-OLD CHILD: On April 12, James Elek Maples, 10, of Waldorf, passed away as a result of injuries he sustained after being struck by a car on April 10 in the 2700 block of McDaniel Road in Waldorf. Maples was riding his bicycle in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a Nissan Altima. He was transported to Children’s Hospital with critica…

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