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January 2020

Patrol Officers Apprehend Suspects in Pharmacy Robbery / Detectives Link Same Suspects to Additional Robberies

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division have charged two suspects in connection with three armed robberies of different pharmacies throughout the county.

On January 27 at approximately 2:08 a.m., three suspects – wearing masks and armed with a gun – entered…

Sheriff’s Office Receives Court Authorization Today to Enforce Injunction

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

In December, 2019, the Charles County government obtained a permanent injunction from the Circuit Court for Charles County forbidding Family First Management Group (“X4B”) from using the premises at 7075 Indian Head Highway without proper zoning permits. Historically, these types of zoning violations ar…

The CCSO Reflects on the Accomplishments of 2019

DATE: January 24, 2020  
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
301-609-6538 or 301-848-4799
The CCSO Reflects on the Accomplishments of 2019
As another year has ended and we embark upon a new decade, Sheriff Troy Berry and the Charles County Sheriff’s Office reflect on the successes of 2019. Several accomplishments and events stand out most: crime in Charles County is down; new…

Search Continues for Critical Missing Person in Nanjemoy (John Stacey)

UPDATE: January 22 at 12:40 p.m.: Mr. Stacey was found by officers in a wooded area about a quarter mile from his house. He was safe and unharmed.

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is continuing their search for John Stacey, 81, who was reported missing last night. On January 21 at 5 p.m., Stacey left…

Man Charged with Theft and Theft Scheme after Detectives Uncover Large-Scale Fencing Operation

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

In the fall of 2019, Charles County Detective C. Gilroy, who is assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division, initiated an investigation into a large-scale organized retail theft ring occurring at several businesses after noticing a marked increase in theft reports, especially involving printer ink…

Watch Works January – February 2020

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 January – February…

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Theft from Auto: On January 13 at 1:41 a.m., officers responded to the area of New Stead Court in Bryans Road for the report of a theft. A homeowner was alerted by a security system that someone had pulled on the door handles of several cars parked nearby. Entry was not gained because the doors wer…

Man Charged with Sexual Child Abuse and Other Related Charges

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On January 7, detectives assigned to the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division charged George Andrew Taylor, 34, of Waldorf, with sex abuse of a minor continued course of conduct; sex offense third-degree; sex-offense fourth-degree; and second-degree assault in connection with a…

Incident Briefings January 3, 2020

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

POLICE LOOKING TO IDENTIFY SUSPECT IN INDECENT EXPOSURE CASE: On December 31 at approximately 2:07 p.m., officers responded to the parking lot of a library on Village Street in Waldorf for the report of an indecent exposure. The suspect approached the victims and exposed his genitals. The suspect is described…

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