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CCSO Domestic Violence / Child Support Warrant Sweep

Officers Target Domestic-Related Offenses as Part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Domestic Violence Unit, Child Support Unit and Warrant Fugitive Unit recently participated in the National Family Violence Apprehension Detail – a nationwide event in which law enforcement agencies select one day in October to focus on serving warrants…

Three CCDC Inmates Graduate with High School Diplomas

Three inmates at the Charles County Detention Center recently graduated with their Maryland State High School Diplomas from the State Board of Education. Ira Stevens, Tyler Morse and Francis Varelli attended classes, passed all of their exams and completed all necessary requirements.

Several resources in Charles County make it possible for inmates to earn their diplomas, including the Lifelong…

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.

HIT AND RUN/DUI: On October 18 at 1:40 a.m., officers responded to St. Charles Parkway at Gallery Place for the report of a motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival, a 2015 Honda…

CCSO Seeking Public’s Help Locating Missing Person

MISSING PERSON: The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating Steven Michael Coltman, 18, who is missing from his home in Indian Head. Coltman was last seen at his residence by a relative on October 11. It does not appear that Coltman is driving a vehicle. Coltman is  5’ 10” , 140 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about…

CCSO Detectives Charge Two Women in Home Rental Fraud

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. 

CCSO Detectives Charge Two Women in Home Rental Fraud Scam

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have charged Sherrie Hackett, 42, of Bowie and Julia Turner, 50, of…

CCSO Traffic Operations Unit Officers Recognized Statewide

Recently, several officers within the Charles County Sheriff’s Traffic Operations Unit were recognized for their outstanding work by statewide organizations.

On September 28, the Maryland Highway Safety Office (MHSO) hosted its Smooth Operator awards luncheon in Glen Burnie, MD, to acknowledge the outstanding law enforcement efforts of the 2015 Aggressive Driving Campaign. Cpl. Shayn…

Officers Arrest Three Suspects in Attempted Home Invasion

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.

OFFICERS APPREHEND THREE SUSPECTS IN HOME INVASION ATTEMPT: Charles County Sheriff’s officers have arrested and charged three suspects in connection with an attempted hom…

Victims in House Fire Identified

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.

HOUSE FIRE/ DEATH INVESTIGATION: On October 14 at 12:34 a.m., officers with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office and Charles County Fire/EMS responded to 15101 Poplar H…

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.

ARMED ROBBERY ARREST: On October 8 at 7:32 p.m., officers responded to the Top Dollar Pawn store located in the 3300 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of an…

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/THEFT: On October 8 between 1:52 a.m. and 3 a.m., two suspects pried and kicked in a door of a detached garage in the 13000 block of Star Gazer Place in Waldorf.

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