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April 2019

CCSO Investigating Two Fatal Accidents Overnight

DATE: April 29, 2019      
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6538 or (240) 419-0646

FATAL ACCIDENT ON TURKEY HILL ROAD: On April 28 at approximately 11:32 p.m., patrol officers responded to the area of Turkey Hill Road at Skylark Drive in White Plains for the report of a single-vehicle crash. Upon arrival, officers located the victim trapped in his vehicle. Fir…

Teen Court Calendar Summer/Fall 2019

Pizza Hotline to Host Teen Court Fundraiser

Nothing tastes better than a nice slice of pizza…and nothing feels better then helping someone out. Why not combine the two? Charles County Teen Court and Pizza Hotline La Plata are working together to raise funds to help support the Teen Court program, a juvenile justice diversion program in which first-time offenders between the ages of 12 and 17 are judged by a jury of their peers and…

Former Instructional Assistant at Mattawoman Middle School Charged with Sex Offenses

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557
 

On April 18, detectives assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division arrested a former instructional assistant at Mattawoman Middle School in connection with making inappropriate comments to a female student and having inappropriate contact with another female student. Anthony Tyrone Williams, Jr., 23, of Waldorf, was…

Detectives Locate and Arrest Robbery Suspect

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557

On April 9 at 9:30 p.m., a lone male suspect entered the Subway sandwich shop in Bryan’s Road, implied he had a gun and demanded money. The suspect stole money and fled on foot.  The investigation revealed the suspect had previously committed two armed robberies at convenience stores in King George County, VA in March. King…

CCSO to Join DEA in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557

On Saturday, April 27, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., the Charles County Sheriff’s Office will join the Drug Enforcement Administration in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day – a program held annually to encourage people with unwanted prescription medications to dispose of them safely and in a way that is…

Two Students from Thomas Stone High School Charged with Affray

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557

On April 12 at approximately 10 a.m., a school resource officer assigned to Thomas Stone High School was advised of an altercation between two students inside a classroom. When the officer entered the room, he observed a male student being restrained by a teacher and several students, while another male student was being held…

Student Charged with Disruption of School Activities

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557

On April 11, the CCSO was made aware of a social media post relating to a possible school shooting that was going to happen on April 12. Officers identified the person who initiated the post as a student at La Plata High School. Contact was made with the student and his parents, and officers determined there was no credib…

Student Arrested and Charged with Possession of Handgun on School Property

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557

On April 10 at approximately 10:40 a.m., it was brought to a La Plata High administrator’s attention that a student had revealed he had a bullet in his possession. The administrator brought the student to the office and found him to be in possession of a handgun and bullets. A school resource officer arrested the student and…

Watch Works April 2019

The CCSO Community Services Section has published the latest edition of its Watch Works newsletter. Watch Works is a publication of the Charles County Crime Watch Program and has important safety information. The CCSO encourages readers to share the information with family and friends.

Watch Works Apr…

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