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Pizza Hotline to Host Teen Court Fundraiser

Nothing tastes better than a nice slice of pizza…and nothing feels better then helping someone out. Why not combine the two? Charles County Teen Court and Pizza Hotline La Plata are working together to raise funds to help support the Teen Court program, a juvenile justice diversion program in which first-time offenders between the ages of 12 and 17 are judged by a jury of their peers and…

Suspects in Multiple Burglaries Arrested and Charged

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s detectives have arrested and charged two suspects in connection with a series of recent burglaries at businesses in the Waldorf area. Between March 21- March 24, at least ten businesses were broken into. In each case, the suspects broke out the glass doors or windows of the business…

CCSO Implements Comfort K9 Program

DATE: April 3, 2020           
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
(301) 848-4799 
Charles County Sheriff’s Office Adopts Therapy Dog As Part of New Comfort K9 Program
Sheriff Troy D. Berry is proud to announce the implementation of a new initiative aimed at helping victims of crime in Charles County: the Comfort K9 Program. This program, which has been in t…

Toddler in Child Abuse Case Succumbed to Injuries and Pronounced Deceased

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

UPDATE: The victim in this case, Divinity Ose McKay, succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased on March 31. The Charles County State’s Attorney’s Office will determine further charges. The investigation is ongoing.

Man Charged in Connection with Physical Child Abuse: On March 30 at 2 a.m.,…

Man Charged in Connection with Physical Child Abuse

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On March 30 at 2 a.m., officers responded to the 2000 block of St. Thomas Drive in Waldorf after a man called and reported his 13-month-old daughter was having trouble breathing. When officers and paramedics arrived, the child was unresponsive. She was transported to the University of Maryland Charles Regiona…

Detectives Investigating Murder / Suicide at Motel

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On March 28 at 1:37 p.m., officers responded to the Super 8 motel in the 3500 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of a death investigation. A preliminary investigation revealed a motel employee entered the room to check on the occupants who were scheduled to check out earlier in the day. Upon…

Man Charged with Failure to Comply with Emergency Order Related to COVID-19

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On March 27 at 10:53 p.m., officers responded to the 15000 block of Lukes Lane in Hughesville for the report of a large group of people at a single location in violation of Governor Hogan’s emergency order which prohibits planned gatherings of more than 10 people in response to the COVID-19 emergency. When…

CFC Eric Keys Named 2019 CO of the Year

DATE: March 17, 2020     
CONTACT:
Janelle Love
Media Relations Office
301-609-6538
CFC Eric Keys Named Charles County Detention Center
2019 Correctional Officer of the Year
Charles County Detention Center Director Brandon Foster, along with Sheriff Troy Berry and members of the CCSO and CCDC Command Staff, are proud to announce that Correctional Officer First Class Eric Keys has…

Detectives Make Arrest in Stabbing Case on Heathcote Road

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On March 16 at 1:25 p.m., officers responded to the 3100 block of Heathcote Road in Waldorf for the report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they located a 16-year-old male with stab wounds to his chest. He was flown to a hospital and admitted in stable condition. The suspect, Conall Robert Keller, 16, of…

Charles County Sheriff’s Detectives and ATF Charge Man with Solicitation to Commit Murder

CONTACT:
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

On March 5, Anoop Aggarwal, 22, of Waldorf, was arrested by detectives with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division and Narcotics Enforcement Section, along with Special Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) Baltimore Field Division, in…

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