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

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: On March 6 at approximately 2:32 a.m., officers responded to a grocery store located in the 100 block of St. Patrick’s Drive in Waldorf for an intrusion alarm. Upon arrival, officers observed that a rock had been used to break the glass of a front entry door. Pfc. V. Warker is investigating.

THEFT OF FUEL: Sometime between 5 p.m. on March 4 and 6:30 a.m. on March 5, unknown suspect(s) entered a construction area near the 8700 block of Bancroft Drive in White Plains, cut a padlock off of a fuel tank, and stole an unknown amount of diesel fuel. Pfc. J. Harley is investigating.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person responsible for a crime in Charles County. Anyone with information about an unsolved crime or the location of a fugitive may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS, texting CHARLES + the tip to CRIMES (274637) or submitting tips online at All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. Learn more at the CCSO’s website.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is a full-service law enforcement agency comprised of more than 600 police, corrections and civilian personnel responsible for protecting more than 150,000 residents. The CCSO was accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) in 2001 and has been designated as a CALEA Gold Standard of Excellence agency since 2011. Established in 1658, the CCSO is one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in the United States. For more information, visit      

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