News

Press Releases

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: On January 10 at 1:16 p.m., officers responded to the 5200 block of Sturgeon Court in Waldorf after a homeowner reported finding a gun near her house.

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.

SECOND-DEGREE BURGLARY: On January 6 at 3 p.m., officers responded to the 13000 block of Swindler Road in Newburg for the report of a burglary. Farm equipment was stolen…

Victim of Homicide on Rooks Head Place Identified

VICTIM OF HOMICIDE ON ROOKS HEAD PLACE IDENTIFIED: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have identified the victim of the Jan. 6 fatal shooting on Rooks Head Place as Lydell Walter Wood, 29, of Waldorf. Wood was shot and killed during a confrontation in the parking lot of the neighborhood in which he resided. Detectives are continuing to work leads and ask anyone with information to call Det. J.

CCSO INVESTIGATING HOMICIDE ON ROOKS HEAD PLACE/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING A CASH REWARD

On January 6 at 2:05 p.m., officers responded to the 2600 block of Rooks Head Place in Waldorf for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced deceased. A preliminary investigation showed the victim and suspect had a confrontation in the parking lot of a neighborhood when the suspect…

CCSO School Resource Unit Teams up with Beltway Bombers to Host Free Youth Basketball Camp

Last week, the CCSO School Resource Unit got schooled – on the basketball court, that is. For the third straight year, School Resource Officers coordinated a free two-day basketball camp offered to Charles County students between ages 10-12. The camp, which was held at St. Charles High School, took place on Monday, December 28 and wrapped up on Tuesday, December 29. More than 60 students…

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.

POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE: On January 3 at 10:26 p.m., POII C. Chamblee initiated a traffic stop for a speed violation in the area of Hawthorne Road at Lower…

CCSO Investigates Burglary/Sexual Assault

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/SEXUAL ASSAULT:  On December 29 at 10:02 p.m., officers responded to the 3400 block of Port Tobacco Road in Nanjemoy for the report of a burglary. An investigation…

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: 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…

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 MOTOR VEHICLES: During the overnight hours between December 26 and 27, unknown suspect(s) entered several unlocked vehicles located at a business in the 12300…

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry Graduates National FBI Academy

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce that on December 11, Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry joined four other Sheriffs from across the country in graduating from the prestigious FBI National Academy.

Sheriff Berry was one of 230 fellow law enforcement executives who represented 47 states, the District of Columbia, 27 international countries, four military…

Copyright © 2016 Charles County Sheriff's Office. All Rights Reserved.