So. Md Police News

Latest news from the local sheriff's offices and state police barracks.
On-View Arrests: Assault: On June 3, 2021, Deputy Blake Haas responded to the St. Mary's County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown for the report of an assault. It was determined that inmate David Eric Strain, 33 of Lexington Park, followed the victim into a cell and struck the...
PRINCE FREDERICK, Maryland (June 9, 2021) --- Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred early this morning in Calvert County. At about 1:20 a.m., troopers from the Maryland State Police Prince Frederick Barrack responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 8, 2021 On 6/5/2021, Tpr J. Engleman conducted a traffic stop on Rt 246 at Tri Community Way, Lexington Park, MD Upon making contact with the driver of the vehicle, identified as William Scott Jordan, 23, of Lexington Park, MD, Tpr Engleman observed a semi-automatic...
During the week of May 31 – June 6, deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,494 calls for service throughout the community. Damaged Property: 21-29455 On June 1, 2021, Deputy Buckler responded to the area of the CVS in Dunkirk, MD for a report of damaged property. The...
State and local officials convened on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 to celebrate the completion of an entirely new wing to the St. Mary's County Detention and Rehabilitation Center in Leonardtown. The new wing will house a new medical unit and cells for female inmates. Renovation work continues on the...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office saw a phenomenal show of support last Friday at its Cover the Cruiser event in Leonardtown. Between donations and shirt sales, more than $1,100 was raised to support our upcoming Law Enforcement Torch Run. The run will be held at St. Mary's City on...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a counterfeit money investigation. On Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 5:30 pm, the suspect passed four counterfeit $100 bills to the cashier at the Tractor Supply Company in Charlotte Hall. When the clerk tested...
(NANJEMOY, Maryland) – On Thursday, June 03, 2021, at approximately 1910 hours, Troopers from the Maryland State Police La Plata Barrack responded for a report of a serious motor vehicle collision on Liverpool Point Road in the area of Riverside Road in Nanjemoy, Maryland. Due to the seriousness...
On June 4, 2021, members of the Youth Gun Violence Task Force conducted a vehicle stop in the 21600 block of Great Mills Road in Lexington Park. The vehicle was approached by Task Force members and the odor of marijuana was detected emitting from the vehicle. A passenger in the vehicle, Tyquan...
Joint News Release: Flat Broke Shooters LLC St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office St. Mary’s County Health Department LEONARDTOWN, MD (June 8, 2021) - The St. Mary’s County Health Department (SMCHD), St. Mary’s County Sheriff's Office (SMCSO) and Flat Broke Shooters LLC are partnering to host...
During the week of May 17 – May 23, deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,473 calls for service throughout the community. Damaged Property: 21-26409 On May 18, 2021, DFC Holt responded to the 8900 block of Dayton Ave in North Beach, MD for the report of damaged...
During the week of May 24 – May 30, deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,521 calls for service throughout the community. Theft: 21-27757 On May 24, 2021 Deputy Parks responded to the 900 block White Sands Drive in Lusby, MD for a reported theft. The complainant...
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Alcohol Enforcement Unit recently conducted random undercover compliance checks on 14 local businesses with 11 of them successfully passing. On Saturday, May 29, 2021, the Alcohol Enforcement Unit conducted covert compliance checks utilizing an underage...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is pleased to invite the public to the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics held this year on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at St. Mary's City. To participant in the walk or run register at...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a theft scheme investigation. On Sunday, May 9, 2021, the suspect removed a Dewalt sawzall from a box and placed it in her shoulder bag and left the Ace Hardware store in Leonardtown without paying for it...
WOMAN CHARGED AFTER PINEY POINT HOUSE FIRE ST. MARY'S COUNTY, MD (May 17, 2021) - Deputy State Fire Marshals have charged Jesse M. Russell, 37, after determining she was responsible for intentionally setting curtains on fire in the living room of her Piney Point home yesterday afternoon...
NOTICE OF INVESTIGATION Date: 3/11/21 Time: 4:20 a.m. Location / Address: 24461 Budds Creek Road, Clements, St. Mary's County, Maryland Type of Incident: Fire Description of Structure / Property: Vehicle Owner / Occupants: Gary Scruggs Injuries or Deaths: None Estimated $ Loss...
On May 1, 2021, Joshua Ian Herbert, 33 of Lexington Park, was issued criminal summonses for Second-Degree Assault, Theft: Under $100 and Malicious Destruction of Property under $1,000 by Cpl. Rachael Roszell. Case # 22492-21 On May 2, 2021, Malik Dayron Hunter, 27 of Lexington Park, was issued...
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the identity of the person pictured in a theft investigation. On Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 12:40 pm, the suspect walked out of the Best Buy store in California with two Bose portable speakers that he did not pay for. Anyone with information...
The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office Youth Gun Violence Task Force continued its enforcement efforts this week in removing illegal firearms and illicit drugs from the community. On Thursday, May 27, 2021, task force members, Emergency Services Team and Sheriff's Office Narcotics detectives...
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