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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.

WHEELS AND RIMS STOLEN: During the overnight hours of Aug. 26 to Aug. 27, unknown suspect(s) stole four wheels and rims from a Nissan Maxima parked in the area of Helen…

Critical Missing Person

CRITICAL MISSING PERSON: The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating Ernest Courtland Freeman, Jr., 78, who is missing from his home on Annabelle Drive in Swan Point, MD. Freeman, who has Alzheimer’s disease, was last seen at his home by a relative at 9:15 this morning. He was discovered missing at about 11 a.m. Freeman may be driving a black Toyota Rav 4…

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: Between August 17 and August 20, an 18″ Stihl brand chainsaw was stolen from an unlocked shed in the 9300 block of Goose Bay Lane in Welcome. Officer T. McKimm…

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 SEEK LEADS IN FIRST-DEGREE ASSAULT/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: On August 16 at 12:05 a.m., officers responded to a playground near the lake behind Light…

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 CHARGE SUSPECT IN MULTIPLE SCHOOL AND CHURCH BURGLARIES: On July 30, detectives assigned to the CCSO Criminal Investigations Division arrested Mortimer Mumpford…

CCSO Camp and Students Stand Together to “Just Say No”

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) hosted the 27th Annual Just Say No Camp from August 3-6 at the College of Southern Maryland La Plata campus.

More than 40 children between the ages of 10 and 13 years old attended the camp, making it one of the program’s largest turnouts. The students, who were selected by their teachers, demonstrated good behavior and consistent attendance at…

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 OF ATV AND DIRT BIKE: On August 10 at 4 p.m., unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked garage in the 10500 block of Shore Acres Road in Nanjemoy and stole a Yamaha brand…

CCSO to Participate in Community Policing Workshop

On Friday, August 14, Sheriff Troy D. Berry and members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office will join community activists and members of the NAACP for a workshop on “Building Relationships of Trust—Community Policing.”

The training is taught by Dr. Melanye Smith, a retired commander of the Metropolitan Police Department with more than 20 years’ experience and a contributing…

K9 Officer Helps Rescue Baby with Distressed Breathing

Officer Helps Rescue Infant with Distressed Breathing
911 Audio Recording:

On Friday, July 31 at 11:16 a.m., officers and paramedics were dispatched to the 400 block of Trefoil Place in Waldorf for the report of a 10-day-old girl not breathing. Public safety dispatcher, Kelly Wilson,  stayed on the phone with the mother of the baby and began to provide first aid instruction. The mother…

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.

SUSPECT CHARGED IN FIRST-DEGREE ASSAULT: On August 5 at approximately 7:20 p.m., officers responded to the 12000 block of Council Oak Drive in Waldorf for the report of an…

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