Join Us for Our Crime Watch Kick-Off

Charles County Sheriff Rex W. Coffey and members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office are hosting the annual Crime Watch kick-off event on Wednesday, March 26 at 7 p.m. at the Waldorf Jaycees. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness about crime prevention and discuss strategies to keeping communities safe. COPS officer Cpl. Mark Kaylor will give a brief presentation on internet and…

2014 Bike Ride for United Way, Spring Dell Center

Say goodbye to polar vortices and snowstorms this spring with a morning bike ride for a good cause. Join Sheriff Rex Coffey and the Charles County Sheriff’s Office for the CCSO’s 5th Annual Bike Ride for United Way of Charles County and the Spring Dell Center, Inc.

The bike ride will be held March 22 on the Indian Head Rail Trail. Registration begins at 9 a.m. at t…

Local Restaurants to Raise Money for Zombie Invasion 5K

A zombie invasion is coming to Charles County later this month and the first symptom of the infection – generosity – is already starting to appear at local businesses.

Texas Roadhouse, The Meadows Original Frozen Custard and Buffalo Wild Wings are hosting special events to raise money for the Charles County Sheriff’s Office’s Zombie Invasion 5K to support Special Olympics Maryland.

Medication Take-Back Day

On Saturday, October 26, between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., the Charles County Sheriff’s Office will join the DEA in the National Medications Take-Back Program. “This is an important program because unwanted medicines, which often fall into the hands of abusers, can be disposed of in an environmentally safe manner,” said Sheriff Rex W. Coffey.

Although the CCSO offers residents the opportunity…

Buffalo Wild Wings to Host Fundraisers for Zombie Invasion 5K

Zombie Invasion 5K

Zombies are invading Charles County next month to raise money for Special Olympics Maryland, and the philanthropic apocalypse is being supported by the Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Waldorf, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office has announced.

Buffalo Wild Wings will hold three fundraisers for next month’s Zombie Invasion 5K being hosted by the CCSO, Charles County Fraternal Order of…

Zombie Invasion 5K

Zombie Invasion 5K

The zombie apocalypse is coming to Charles County, but fear not: These zombies will have hearts of gold.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO), Charles County Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge 24 and Charles County Correctional Officers Association (CCCOA) are hosting a Zombie Invasion 5K on Sun., Nov. 17, at Laurel Springs Regional Park in La Plata to raise money for Specia…

Zombie Invasion 5K

Zombie Invasion 5K


These zombies were not of the fearsome variety. Rather, they were here to help the CCSO raise money for Special Olympics Maryland. On November 17, the CCSO, Fraternal Order of Police and Charles County Correctional Officers Association hosted the First Annual Zombie Invasion 5K.

In the initial phase of the zombie invasion, citizens began showing…

Dinner and Dancing

An evening of dinner and dancing – sounds romantic, right? How about dinner and dancing for a good cause?

The CCSO will host a gala fundraiser Fri., Sept. 20, at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center. The semi-formal affair will raise money for Special Olympics Maryland and the CCSO’s numerous youth outreach programs including Badges for Baseball, Football Camp, Just Say No and…

Talk Internet Safety with Former CHiPs Star

Actor Erik Estrada who played Frank “Ponch” Poncherello, the crime fighting and motorcycle-riding police officer on the 1970s’ TV show CHiPs, is bringing his act to White Plains, Maryland. These days though, Estrada is fighting a new kind of crime: Internet crime.

On Tues., Sept. 10, from 6–9 p.m., Estrada will be at the Fellowship Church at Southern Maryland Christian Academy to show…

USPCA 2013 National Field Trials

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office had the honor of hosting the United States Police Canine Association 2013 National Patrol Dog Field Trials.

Results and Photographs

USPCA 2013 Official Results

Photos Courtesy of JNC Digital Photography

Photos Courtesy of Eva Lightfoot Photography

Photos Courtesy of Tom Finzel

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