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Charles County Crime Solvers Offering Cash Reward Leading to Arrest of Theft Suspect

Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for the tip that leads to the arrest of the suspect wanted in connection with several thefts of packages stolen from the front doors of private homes. The suspect was recorded stealing a delivered package from a street in the Kingsview neighborhood in White Plains. Anyone who knows the identity of the suspect is asked to call Officer J.

Incident Briefings December 16 – 20, 2016

OFFICERS LOCATE ROBBERY SUSPECT: On December 17 at 8:29 p.m., officers responded to the 3300 block of Westdale Court in Waldorf for the report of a citizen robbery. Investigation showed the victim was leaving a relative’s home when she was confronted by a lone male suspect who displayed a handgun and demanded her purse. The victim complied and the suspect fled. Patrol units set up a perimeter…

Incident Briefings December 15, 2016

THEFT OF PACKAGES/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: On December 14 at approximately 2 p.m., officers responded to the 4800 block of Monterey Court in Waldorf for the report of a theft. Investigation showed packages, which had been delivered by UPS, were stolen from the front porch of the house. Further investigation showed packages had also been stolen from a different house in the sam…

Teen Court Fundraiser: Dine to Donate at Pizza Hotline

Raising money for a good cause is easy as pie — pizza pie, that is! Pizza Hotline hosts monthly Dine to Donate fundraisers for the CCSO’s Teen Court program.

The restaurant will donate 10 percent of its profits from 2-10 p.m. on the following dates in 2017:

January 16
February 20
March 20
April 17
May 1
June 14
July 3
August…

Incident Briefings December 13, 2016

 

 

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.

CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD IN ARMED ROBBERY CASE: Charles County Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of…

LEOSA Training Announcement

In 2017, LEOSA Training will continue to be held the first and third Thursday of the month. There will be no training on February 16, April 20, May 18, September 7, and October 5. Please note, training will not be held on holidays.

There will be a limit of 18 spots available for each session.

Retired officers must call Sharele Peters at 301-609-3917 to schedule a spot. If the date you…

Incident Briefings – December 6, 2016

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.

TRESPASS/DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE: On December 6 at 12:17 a.m., officers responded to a business located in the 2700 block of Old Washington Road in Waldorf for t…

CCSO Investigating Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian

On December 4 at approximately 8 p.m., officers responded to the area of northbound Crain Highway near Shining Willow Way in La Plata for the report of a car crash involving a pedestrian. A preliminary investigation showed the pedestrian, Lawrence William Velozo, 37, of Newburg, was either sitting or lying in the left travel lane of northbound Crain Highway when he was struck by an SUV. Velozo…

Charles County Sheriff’s Office Honors Retirees and Award Recipients

Annual Banquet Honors Completion of Service, Excellent Field Work and Bravery  
Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry honored 11 retirees and 61 award recipients at a banquet at the Waldorf Jaycees Community Center. Honorees were recognized for completion of service to the Agency, excellent field work, or acts of bravery. Mr. William Saunders, a retired police captain, served as the Master of…

CCSO Receives Gold Standard Accreditation with a Meritorious Award from CALEA  

 

Charles County Sheriff Troy D. Berry is pleased to announce the Charles County Sheriff’s Office recently underwent a rigorous reaccreditation process by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) and, after a thorough review of agency policies and procedures, received the Gold Standard Accreditation with a Meritorious Award.  “As an agency leader, I look…

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