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.

OFFICERS LOCATE AND ARREST INDIVIDUAL WITH MULTIPLE WARRANTS: On February 17 at 8:20 p.m., officers responded to the 12000 block of Sweetwood Place in Waldorf after receiving information that Anthony Damte Brown, who had five outstanding warrants, was at the residence. Brown, 33 of Waldorf, was located and arrested. Charges on the warrants included possession with intent to distribute a controlled dangerous substance, theft, and several child support related charges. Pfc. J. Garner investigated.

FOURTH-DEGREE BURGLARY/TRESPASSING: On February 16 at 10:28 a.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of Audrey Manor Court in Waldorf for the report of squatters occupying a bank-owned residence. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the property manager who advised that several individuals were inside the residence illegally. Officers then made contact with James Maurice Henry, Jr., who was uncooperative and refused to provide documentation permitting him access to the residence. During the course of the investigation, Henry, 26 of Springdale, became hostile and disorderly and was subsequently arrested and charged with fourth-degree burglary and trespassing. Charges for the remaining individuals involved in this incident are pending. Pfc. R. Smith 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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