Fugitive Apprehended: Matthew Leo Wade

FUGITIVE APPREHENDED: On Sept. 24 at 3:20 p.m., detectives with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division apprehended Matthew Leo Wade, Jr., 29, of Pomfret, who had open warrants for multiple traffic violations and possession of a stolen firearm. … Continue reading

St. Marys Crime Report: 9/19-9/25

Protective Order Violation On September 20, 2013, Deputy Krum of Special Operations Division COPS Unit was approached in the St. Mary’s Square parking lot located in Lexington Park, by Charles Timothy Moore, 32, of Lexington Park, Maryland. Moore accused suspect … Continue reading

Thomas Barnett to Lead Dept of Community Planning and Building

The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is pleased to announce the addition of Thomas Barnett as director of the Calvert County Department of Community Planning and Building, effective Sept. 30. Barnett was most recently president of Hands On … Continue reading

DUI/DWI Arrests

DUI/DWI Arrests: Karen Amy Wood, 52, of Mechanicsville on 9/12/13 at 2:35 pm by Deputy Cameron William Cortez Graham, 21, of Lexington Park on 9/21/13 at 6:23 am by Deputy Bankhead David Lee Winnegar, 39, of Waldorf on 9/21/13 at … Continue reading

Vehicle Pursuit-Traffic Accident

Vehicle Pursuit/Traffic Accident On September 22, 2013 at approximately 4:26am, Corporal Moritz of the Patrol Division attempted to stop a 2012 Nissan Altima on Route 235 in the area of Friendship School Road in Mechanicsville, Maryland for exceeding the posted … Continue reading

Hunger Action Month Ends with Official Weigh-In

HUNGER ACTION MONTH ENDS WITH OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN JOIN THE MARYLAND STATE POLICE AND THE STATE HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION FOR THE OFFICIAL FOOD DRIVE WEIGH-IN AT THE MARYLAND FOOD BANK! (Baltimore, MD) –  Join Maryland State Police, the State Highway Administration, and … Continue reading

Changes to Maryland Law: Cell Phone Use While Driving

IMPORTANT Changes to Maryland Traffic Law Cell Phones and Seatbelts Effective OCTOBER 1, 2013 *Driver using hands to use handheld telephone while motor vehicle is in motion – will be a PRIMARY TRAFFIC OFFENSE. 1st Offense is an $83.00 FINE, … Continue reading

Assault, Burglary, Theft, and CDS Violations in Calvert County: 9/16-9/22

During the week of September 16 through September 22 deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,297 calls for service throughout the community.  Citizens with information on the following crimes or any criminal activity in Calvert County who … Continue reading

Crime Report: Calvert County 9/15-9/21

September 2013 is “Hunger Action Month” in Maryland:  The Maryland State Police and the State Highway Administration have teamed up with the Maryland Food Bank to promote and assist with a Food Drive Drop Off.  Every Maryland State Police Barrack … Continue reading

Paul T. Stewart Charged with Rape

On September 23, 2013 at 5:14 A.M., Sheriff’s Office Patrol Units responded to the report of a sexual assault in Leonardtown, Maryland.  The female victim reported she had been sexually assaulted by a male subject she was familiar with inside … Continue reading