So. Md Police News

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NOTICE OF INVESTIGATION Date: 11/25/22 Time: 1:45 a.m. Location / Address: 11528 Ropeknot Road, Lusby, Calvert County, Maryland Type of Incident: Fire Description of Structure / Property: 1 Story Rancher style home with walkout basement Owner / Occupants: Carl Bucheister Injuries or...
On 11/9/2022, Senior Trooper S. DiToto conducted a traffic stop on Three Notch Road at Buck Hewitt, Lexington Park, MD. A probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted which revealed suspected Marijuana greater than 10 grams. The driver of the vehicle, identified as Tywon Deontae Straughn...
Lt. Russell Trow receives the Final Salute from Lt. Shawn Moses Lt. Russell Trow received the Final Salute from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, after serving with the agency for 25 years and three months, starting in August 1997. Lt. Trow served in...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the man pictured in a theft investigation. On Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, at 2 pm, the suspect entered the Lexington Park Big Lots store, filled two reusable bags with merchandise and left the store without paying for any of the items...
On November 28 at 8:20 a.m., patrol officers responded to the area of Jameson Court in Indian Head for the report of a juvenile male who was armed with a gun and chasing another juvenile. When officers arrived, they located the suspect standing near a shed in the backyard of a house. The suspect...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the persons pictured in a theft investigation. On Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022, at 1:30 am, the individuals pictured arrived at the Wawa in Mechanicsville in a white four-door sedan. The person shown in the black hat removed a fire...
CCSO Celebrates Annual Retirement and Awards Banquet Officers and Employees Honored for Completion of Service, Excellent Field Work, and Bravery The Charles County Sheriff’s Office honored 16 retirees and 29 award recipients at a banquet at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees on Friday, November 4...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a theft investigation. On Monday, Nov. 14, 2022, at 3:40 pm, the suspect entered a vehicle in the parking lot of the Ace Hardware in Charlotte Hall and stole cash. The suspect attempted to access two more...
For the 9th year in a row, Kelsey Bush, along with friends and family, delivered a feast to the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office, on Thanksgiving Day. The tradition began when Kelsey's two-year-old son told his father he wanted to cook Thanksgiving Dinner for a deputy. The tradition is now...
Today, for the 11th year in a row, Sheriff Tim Cameron is implementing Maximum Deployment. Maximum Deployment is an initiative designed for high visibility patrols and provides an increased police presence around shopping centers, roadways, and neighborhoods to ensure safety during the holiday...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a theft investigation. On Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022, at 6 am, the suspect entered the California Walmart, removed a computer from the shelf and walked out of the store without paying. The suspect was wearing a...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the man and woman pictured. On Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, at 1:12 pm, the suspects used distraction tactics to steal numerous pairs of shoes from Famous Footwear in California. The two suspects then attempted to return the shoes at...
On November 16 at 9:48 p.m., a patrol officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Bannister Circle and Hamilton Place after observing it fail to stop at a stop sign. Upon approaching the vehicle, the officer smelled the odor of marijuana. Further investigation revealed two bags...
Due to the excessive number of intercepted checks in the US Mail in recent months in Southern Maryland, the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office at this time advises residents to refrain from sending checks through the US Postal Service, if possible. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office...
On View Arrests: Theft- On November 12, 2022, Dep. Reynolds responded to the 46500 block of Expedition Drive in Lexington Park, for the reported theft. The victim advised Isiaih Alexander Woodland, age 18 of Lexington Park, stole the victim's keys and then proceeded to take the victim's...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the two individuals pictured in a theft investigation. On Tuesday, July 30, 2022, at 7:24 pm, the two suspects entered the Ulta Beauty store in California and proceeded to fill a bag with numerous fragrances and left the store...
Deputy Ryan McLean Congratulations to Deputy Ryan McLean for his recognition as the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office's top DUI arrest producer in 2021-2022. Deputy McLean was awarded this week at a ceremony held by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). Deputy McLean entered duty with...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the man pictured in a theft investigation. On Monday, Nov. 14, 2022, at 10:50 pm, the suspect took a computer and related items from the California Walmart store without paying. Anyone with information about the identity of the...
Charles County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s help in locating the suspect wanted in connection with a shooting / homicide that occurred last month. On October 23, the victim, Aden Christopher Garcia, 19, of Waldorf, was a passenger inside a car in the 2700 block of Albemarle...
Juwan Deontre Ford James Sylvester Ford Jr. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division arrested two Lexington Park men this week upon execution of a search warrant resulting in CDS and firearm charges. In October 2022, detectives began an...
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