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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…

CCDC Accepting Donations for Children’s Aid Society
The Charles County Detention Center is once again hosting its Annual Toy Drive to collect new toys and monetary donations for the Children’s Aid Society. From now until December 9, citizens may leave items in the donation boxes located at any one of our three district stations as well as the CCSO Headquarters, CCDC lobby and the Community…

CCSO Waldorf Station to Close Temporarily for System Upgrade

On Saturday, September 5 starting at 8 a.m., the CCSO Waldorf Station (Districts III and IV) located at 3670 Leonardtown Road will be closed to the public due to a scheduled power outage (for that facility only) so that a generator can be installed. In case of an emergency, citizens should call 911 and for non-emergencies call (301) 932-2222. Citizens who need to speak with an officer directly…

CCSO Announces Traffic Plan and Free Shuttle Service for 2015 Charles County Fair

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit and members of the Charles County Fair Board have met and discussed traffic plans for the 2015 Charles County Fair, which will take place September 17-20 at 8440 Fairgrounds Road, La Plata.

All traffic for the 2015 Charles County Fair will move North on Fairgrounds Road. Incoming traffic will enter Fairgrounds Road from…

CCSO to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

Members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, August 22 from 8:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.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 driver.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to…

Phone Service Disruption

Phone service for all business, non-emergency Charles County Sheriff’s Office phone lines will be temporarily disrupted on May 5 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. due to ongoing system upgrades. Please contact 911 for all emergencies.

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…

Sheriff’s Office to Host Annual Crime Watch/Crime Prevention Kick-Off Celebration

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry and members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office are hosting the annual Crime Watch/Crime Prevention kick-off event on Tuesday, March 24 at 7 p.m. at the American Legion, 6330 Crain Highway, La Plata. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness about crime prevention and discuss strategies to keeping communities safe. Det. C. Caldwell of the CCSO…

CCSO Lt. Colonel Robert Cleaveland to Retire

Charles County, MD …. Lieutenant Colonel Robert Cleaveland, a 30-year-veteran of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office, will retire on Saturday, January 31. Known for his leadership, incredible knowledge of Agency policies, and compassion for victims of crime, Lt. Colonel Cleaveland had what he calls “an amazing career working with the men and women of the Sheriff’s Office and serving…

ATF and Crime Solvers Offer $11,000 Reward in Arson Investigations

BALTIMORE – Special Agent in Charge (SAC) William P. McMullan of the Baltimore Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), announced a reward of up to $10,000 for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible for two arson cases: one at Fred’s Sports and the other at Spirit Halloween, both located in the 2800 block of Crain…

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