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.

SHED BURGLARY: Sometime between the hours of 6:30 p.m. on September 22 and 7:20 p.m. on September 23, unknown suspect(s) removed a lock from a shed in the 700 block of Brandon Circle in Waldorf and stole two bicycles. Pfc. G. Cook is investigating.

BREAKING AND ENTERING: Between the hours of 8:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. on September 22, unknown suspect(s) entered a residence in the 10500 block of Springhill Newtown Road in La Plata. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole cash and an Xbox game system. Officer J. Ryan is investigating.


Clinton, Darrell Marvin

Narcotics Enforcement Section as well as members of the Emergency Services Team executed a search and seizure warrant at a residence in the 4000 block of Indian Head Highway in Indian Head. Pursuant to the search, crack cocaine, distribution paraphernalia, U.S. currency, and a handgun were recovered. Darrell Marvin Clinton, 28, of Indian Head, was arrested on the scene and charged with possession with intent to distribute narcotics as well as illegally possessing a firearm. The Narcotics Enforcement Section investigated.

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, 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 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