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Former High School Teacher Indicted on Sexual Abuse of Minor Charge

On November 6, Charles County Sheriff’s officers arrested LaToya Niccole Parker, 40, of Waldorf, after a Charles County Grand Jury indicted her on charges of sexual abuse of a minor, displaying sexual material to a minor, and solicitation of a minor. The incidents occurred between the fall of 2016 and March 2017 while Parker was a teacher at St. Charles High School and involved a student. T…

Watch Works November 2017

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…

Incident Briefings October 27- October 30, 2017

BURGLARY: On October 30 between 7:40 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., unknown suspect(s) broke into a house in the 11300 block of Snow Owl Place in Waldorf and stole a surveillance camera. The suspect(s) also placed a pair of shoes in the backyard. Nothing else was reported stolen.  Cpl. P. Morgan, III is investigating.

BURGLARY: Between October 28 – October 30, unknown suspect(s) broke into a storag…

Sergeant Sean Craig Receives “Instructor of the Year” Award

Maryland Police & Correctional Training Commissions Awards “Instructor of the Year” to Sergeant Sean Craig

On Thursday, October 12, 2017, the Maryland Police & Correctional Training Commissions held its 17th Annual Instructors’ Awards and Training Conference. This organization is “committed to the continuous improvement of these professions to better provide for the health,…

Incident Briefings October 27, 2017

FIRST-DEGREE ASSAULT: On October 26 at approximately 2 p.m., officers were dispatched to the Super 8 Motel at 3550 Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of a shooting. The victim was located in the lobby with a single gunshot wound to his lower back. He was flown to a hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life threatening. A perimeter was established and members of the Emergency…

Off-Duty Prince George’s County Volunteer Fire Chief Arrested

OFF-DUTY PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY VOLUNTEER FIRE CHIEF ARRESTED: On October 24 at 4:50 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 2500 block of Lisa Drive in Waldorf for the report of a man threatening to slash the tires on his girlfriend’s car. Officers arrived and observed the suspect in a silver Ford F-150 truck. They initiated a traffic stop, but the driver fled. Officers pursued the driver a…

Multiple Suspects Charged in Robbery and Assault Case

 Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have identified nine suspects involved in a case in which four victims, ages 16-19, were robbed and assaulted during the same incident. On October 5 at 4:30 p.m., the victims were in the 1000 block of Bannister Circle in Waldorf when a group of suspects approached them. The suspects displayed a handgun and robbed and assaulted the victims, leaving on…

Incident Briefings October 13, 2017

THEFTS FROM AUTOS: On October 10 between 6 a.m. – 5 p.m., unknown suspect(s) broke into two cars parked at the Mattawoman-Beantown Park and Ride in Waldorf. Various items were stolen. Officer C. Garner is investigating.

DETECTIVES RECOVER HANDGUN AND DRUGS DURING SEARCH WARRANT: On October 10 at 9:30 a.m., officers assigned to the Narcotics Enforcement Team and Emergency Services Team served…

2016 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report
The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.
2016 Fast Facts
County Population: 157,705
Sworn Officers: 306
Corrections Officers: 143
Court Security Officers: 10
Civilian Employees (Full Time and Part Time): 216
Calls for Service: 256,221
Arrests: 9,898
Motor Vehicle Citations: 51,242
DUI…

CCSO Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash on Scout Camp Road

On October 5 at 7:15 a.m., officers responded to the 15800 block of Scout Camp Road in Hughesville for the report of a motor vehicle accident, which was called in to 9-1-1 after an operator with the vehicle’s onboard communications system detected a possible crash. Units arrived on the scene and observed a Ford SUV overturned on the side of the road. The operator of the vehicle, Barbara Elain…

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