UPDATE: Mr. Sams has been located.

DATE: August 23, 2018            
Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
(301) 609-6557 or (240) 682-1658

Charles County Sheriff’s Corrections officers are seeking the public’s help in locating Steven Wayne Sams, Jr., 39, of Waldorf. Sams, who is on work release for violating probation, failed to report to the Charles County Detention Center on August 17 as required. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. Sams is 5’10”, 180 pounds, and has brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about Sams’ whereabouts is asked to call Cpl. J. Vines at (301) 932-3100.

Steven Sams, Jr.

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. All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. 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. Tips can also be submitted online at www.charlescountycrimesolvers.com or by using the P3Intel mobile app, which can be found in the Android Store and Apple store by searching P3tips. For more information about the P3 program, click on this link: www.p3intel.com. 

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 www.ccso.us.