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Charles County Sheriff's Office

CCSO Searching for Missing Man in Nanjemoy Area

DATE: November 16, 2018   
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On November 15, at 11:30 p.m., officers responded to Nanjemoy, MD for the report of a missing person. Family members of Walter Junior Carroll, II, said he was last seen at approximately 1 p.m. in the Nanjemoy area. Officers are currently canvassing the area near Poseytown Road…

Death Investigation at CCDC

DATE: November 16, 2018
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On November 16 at 12:10 a.m., Correctional Officers at the Charles County Detention Center were conducting routine security checks when they discovered a 35-year-old male, who was alone in his cell, hanging from a bed sheet. The officers took immediate life-saving actions to includ…

CCSO to Host Citizens Advisory Meeting

DATE: November 13, 2018       
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
301-609-6538 or (240) 419-0646
CCSO to Host Citizens Advisory Meeting
On Wednesday, November 14 at 7 p.m., the Charles County Sheriff’s Office will host a Citizens Advisory Meeting at the American Legion located at 6330 Crain Highway in La Plata. Representatives from each of the Sheriff’s Office districts…

Distribution of Propaganda

DATE: November 13, 2018   
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Distribution of Propaganda: Since November 11, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office has received reports from people who have found fliers containing propaganda from the Ku Klux Klan. The fliers, which appear to have been distributed in a random manner, were inside plastic bags…

DNA Analysis Links Suspect to Armed Robbery

DATE: November 12, 2018   
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658
DNA Analysis Links Suspect to Armed Robbery
Charles County Sheriff’s investigators have identified and charged a man in connection with an armed robbery that occurred earlier this year. The arrest is the result of a DNA match combined with investigative work. On March 21 at…

Incident Briefings November 3 – November 8, 2018

DATE: November 12, 2018   
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

OFF-DUTY OFFICER APPREHENDS GUNMAN IN ROBBERY: On November 6 at 2:01 p.m., an off-duty CCSO officer heard gunshots in the 5700 block of Karen Court in Bryans Road.

The officer ran toward the area where the shots were fired and he observed a male with a shotgun. T…

Detectives Charge Suspect in Connection with Homicide in Bryans Road

DATE: November 8, 2018   
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

MAN CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH HOMICIDE: On November 2, Charles County Sheriff’s detectives initiated an investigation into a possible missing person. Family members of Ronaj Henderson, 22, of Bryans Road, last saw him in the morning hours of October 27. During the course of…

Crime Solvers Offering Reward for Information Relating to Thefts of Handicap Placards

DATE: November 8, 2018              
CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Thefts of Handicap Placards / Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward: Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s help identifying the suspect(s) responsible for stealing handicap placards. Charles County Crime Solvers is…

Watch Works November 2018

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 November…

CCSO Traffic Operations Unit Investigating Accident Involving School Bus

DATE:  October 26, 2018 
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
301-609-6538 or 240-419-0646

TRAFFIC OPERATIONS UNIT INVESTIGATING SCHOOL BUS ACCIDENT: On October 26 at 9:12 a.m., officers responded to Poplar Hill Road at Mattawoman Beantown Road in Waldorf for the report of an accident involving a school bus and a dump truck. Upon arrival, officers located the bus which had 17…

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