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CCSO School Resource Unit Announces 2017 Youth Summer Sports Camps

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Unit is once again sponsoring several youth summer sports camps!

The first annual Ladies Leadership Soccer Camp will take place at Laurel Springs Regional Park in La Plata on June 15 and 16 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. The program is being offered to young ladies currently in grades 2 through 5 who reside in Charles County. Parents of…

CCSO to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit, using funding from the Maryland Highway Safety Office, will conduct impaired and aggressive driver patrols and an impaired driver checkpoint during the St. Patrick’s Day holiday weekend.

The Impaired Driver checkpoint will commence on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at approximately 8:30 p.m. and will conclude at 12 a.m.

LEOSA Training Announcement

In 2017, LEOSA Training will continue to be held the first and third Thursday of the month. There will be no training on February 16, April 20, May 18, September 7, and October 5. Please note, training will not be held on holidays.

There will be a limit of 18 spots available for each session.

Retired officers must call Sharele Peters at 301-609-3917 to schedule a spot. If the date you…

Sheriff Berry to be honored by Boy Scouts of America, Zekiah District

On Wednesday, October 26, at 6 p.m., at the Waldorf Jaycees, Sheriff Troy D. Berry will receive the Good Scout Award from the Boy Scouts of America, Zekiah District, for his contributions and dedication to the youth in Charles County.

Sheriff Berry began his law enforcement career as a patrol officer. He specialized in the field of criminal investigations beginning in 1996. As a…

Public Notice: Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of a program to maintain accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards. Administered by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), the accreditation program requires agencies to comply with state-of-the-art standards in four basic areas: Policy and procedures,…

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Announces Partnership with Nextdoor

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Partners with Nextdoor, the Private Social Network for Neighborhoods
The Free and Private Social Network for Neighborhoods Will Connect the CCSO and Residents Online
The Charles County Sheriff’s office has announced a partnership with Nextdoor (www.nextdoor.com), the free and private social network for neighborhoods, to build stronger, safer communities…

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

This week is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week! Every year during the second week of April, the telecommunications personnel in the public safety community are honored. This week-long event, initially set up in 1981 by Patricia Anderson of the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office in California, is a time to celebrate and thank those who dedicate their lives to serving the public. It…

CCSO to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit, using funding from the Maryland Highway Safety Office, will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Thursday, March 17 from 7 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Special patrols and enforcement focused on impaired driving are conducted year round. The CCSO is reminding drivers who might become impaired to always designate a sober…

CCSO Operating Status

Operating Status: CODE RED.

All offices closed on Monday, January 25 for Non-Critical employees. Charles County Government and all courts are closed as…

LEOSA Training Announcement

In 2016, LEOSA Training will continue to be held the first and third Thursday of the month. There will be no training on April 21, May 19, October 6, or November 3, 2016. Please note, training will not be held on holidays.
There will be a limit of 18 spots available for each session.
Retired officers must call Rick Nichols at 301-542-6394 or Sharele Peters at 301-609-3917 to schedule a spot.

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