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CCSO Investigating Single Vehicle Crash on Edge Hill Road

The following is a sample of recent Charles County Sheriff’s Office investigations. For information about crimes not included in this report, visit CrimeReports.com and search by county, city, zip code or street address.

CCSO INVESTIGATING SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH ON EDGE HILL ROAD: On March 24 at approximately 4:15 a.m., officers with the CCSO Traffic Operations Unit responded to the 11400…

Update on Domestic-Related Quadruple Shooting / Additional Information and Victims’ Names Released

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have released additional information relating to the domestic-related quadruple shooting that occurred on March 23. At 8:07 p.m., officers responded to 3305 Westdale Court in Waldorf for multiple calls for the sound of gunshots and a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a woman, 36, outside with multiple gunshot wounds. They received information that…

CCSO Investigating Shooting/Homicide on Westdale Court

On March 23 at 8:17 p.m., officers responded to the 3300 block of Westdale Court, Waldorf, for the report of multiple shots fired. Upon entering the residence, officers located an adult male who was deceased. As officers further searched the townhome, they located a young female child who was also deceased, and two additional females, one who appeared to be a teenager and one adult, suffering…

Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash on Radio Station Road

 

On March 23 at 9:04 a.m., officers responded to the area of Radio Station Road and Audie Lane in La Plata for the report of a motor vehicle crash involving a passenger car and an unloaded school bus. A preliminary investigation revealed the bus was traveling north on Radio Station Road and a Mazda was traveling south when the Mazda crossed the center line and struck the bus. Pfc. S.

Incident Briefs March 23, 2017

 

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY: On March 23 at 12:07 a.m., an unknown suspect discharged a blank round on the second floor hallway of a building at 3495 Promenade Place in Waldorf.  Officers searched the area, but did not locate anyone. The motive is not known. Pfc.  R. Herbert is investigating.

CAB DRIVER ROBBED: On March 23 at 4:15 a.m., officers responded to the 3500 block of Promenad…

Incident Briefings March 21, 2017

ARMED ROBBERY / CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: On March 17 at 8:27 p.m., officers responded to the Subway sandwich shop at 2112 Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of an armed robbery. Investigation showed a lone male entered the store, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The cashier complied, and the suspect fled.  The suspect was dressed in all black with a ski mask, gloves, and a…

Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward for Identity of Theft Suspects

Charles County Sheriff’s officers are seeking the identity of two suspects wanted in multiple thefts from autos. Surveillance footage from a home security camera system captured a shot of one suspect as he was walking in between cars.

 

On March 7 at 4:15 a.m., officers responded to the 12000 block of Sandstone Street in Waldorf after a resident called to report two people had…

CCSO to Host Annual Crime Watch Kickoff Celebration

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry and members of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office are hosting the annual Crime Watch Kickoff event on Wednesday, March 22 at 7 p.m. at the American Legion in La Plata. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness about crime prevention and discuss strategies to keep our communities safe. Special guest speaker Raymond A. Hanna, Protective Security Advisor,…

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.

CCSO Commanders Receive Awards for Exemplary Instruction at MPCTC

 

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry is pleased to announce Lieutenant Jason M. Stoddard and Lieutenant Louis C. Schmidt, III,  were recently honored by the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commission’s Leadership Development Program for their commitment to providing exemplary instruction to newly promoted law enforcement and criminal justice supervisors and…

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