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 LESS THAN $1000: Sometime between the hours of 12 a.m. and 9 a.m. on June 13, unknown suspect(s) smashed the rear window and rear tail light and dented the rear door frame of a vehicle parked in front of a residence in the 100 block of Circle Avenue in Indian Head. PFC J. Harley is investigating.

MALICIOUS DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: Sometime between the hours of 9:15 p.m. on June 11 and 12:30 p.m. on June 12, unknown suspect(s) punctured several tires on two vehicles parked in the 11400 block of Indian Hills Place in Waldorf. Cpl. J. Walter is investigating.

SECOND DEGREE BURGLARY: On June 10, officers responded to a farm located in the 11000 block of Charles Street in La Plata for the report of a burglary. An investigation revealed that unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole two benches from a porch barn. PFC J. Campbell 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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