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.

ARMED ROBBERY: On Sept. 24 at 9:30 p.m., a food delivery person was delivering an order to a residence in the 2400 block of Yarmouth Court in Waldorf when a suspect brandished a gun and robbed the delivery person of an iPhone, cash, and the food before fleeing the scene. The suspect is described as a black male, about 5 feet 8 inches tall, and wearing dark clothing. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Charles County Sheriff’s Office at 301-932-7777 or Charles County Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. PFC P. Alvarez is investigating.

COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: On Sept. 23 at 3 a.m., unknown suspect(s) kicked in the back door of a bar in the 14900 block of Woodville Road in Hughesville. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole a small amount of cash, liquor and cigarettes. Officer S. Hooper 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 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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