Charles County Sheriff's Office

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 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 Waldorf. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole several electronic items. Pfc. E. Scuderi is investigating.

BURGLARY: On December 28 at 10:04 p.m., officers responded to the 1000 block of Stoddert Avenue in Waldorf for the report of a breaking and entering in progress. Upon arrival, officers observed that a rear door had been broken, allowing the suspect(s) to gain entry to the home. Several electronic items were stolen. Officer J. Zachmeier is investigating.

BURGLARY: Sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 5:40 p.m. on December 28, unknown suspect(s) entered a residence in the 6400 block of Bear Court in Waldorf by unknown means. A piece of jewelry was stolen. Pfc. J. Hornickel is investigating.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person responsible for a crime in Charles County. Anyone with information about an unsolved crime or the location of a fugitive may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS, texting CHARLES + the tip to CRIMES (274637) or submitting tips online at All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. Learn more at the CCSO’s website.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is a full-service law enforcement agency comprised of more than 600 police, corrections and civilian personnel responsible for protecting more than 150,000 residents. The CCSO was accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) in 2001 and has been designated as a CALEA Gold Standard of Excellence agency since 2011. Established in 1658, the CCSO is one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in the United States. For more information, visit      

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