Ward Rd., Dec. 17. Property was stolen from a residence.
Chesapeake Ranch Estates, Dec. 20 to 22. Two batteries were stolen from a camper stored at a campground.
Silver Rock Cir., Dec. 23 to 24. An attempt was made to enter a residence by forcing a door to a crawl space.
Thunderbird Dr., Dec. 20 to 22. A break-in occurred at an abandoned residence.
Thunderbird Dr., Dec. 22 to 24. An attempt was made to enter a residence by breaking glass in a basement door.
Ginger Lane, Dec. 16 to 19. A catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle parked at a business.
PRINCE FREDERICK AREA
Sixes Rd., Dec. 18. A revolver, a diamond ring, a gold ring and cash were among items stolen from a residence.
Solomons Island Rd., Dec. 22 to 28. A 1986 GMC truck was stolen from an auto dealership’s rear parking lot.
Dowell area, Dec. 17 to Dec. 18. A generator was stolen from the deck of a boat at a marina.
Aspen Woods Dr., Dec. 22 to 29. Property was stolen from a residence.
These were among reports received by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. For information, call 301-932-2222 or 301-870-3232. Crime Solvers will pay a reward for information leading to an arrest and an indictment in connection with these and other crimes. Call the 24-hour hotline at 866-411-8477. Callers may remain anonymous. The Charles County Sheriff’s Office Web site is www.ccso.us. Included are daily news releases, Crime Watch neighborhood statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.
BEL ALTON AREA
Dove Dr., 8900 block, 9:30 to 11 a.m. Jan. 2. An attempt was made to enter a residence by breaking a window with a rock.
INDIAN HEAD AREA
Reverdy Farm Rd., 2200 block, 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 2. Electronic equipment, jewelry, tools and a generator were stolen from residence.
LA PLATA AREA
Race Car Pl., 5900 block, Dec. 27. Auto parts were stolen from a garage.
Business Park Dr., 11700 block, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 17. A man robbed a wireless-services store at gunpoint. On Dec. 26, a Waldorf man, 26, was arrested in connection with the incident. Charges include armed robbery, assault, reckless endangerment and using a gun to commit a violent crime.
Mall Circle Dr., 11100 block, 6:50 p.m. Dec. 31. Three males threatened two teenagers, robbed them of MP3 players and cash, and fled in a vehicle
Shasho Pl., 2900 block, 4:37 p.m. Jan. 1. Three male teenagers robbed a barbershop at gunpoint.
Crain Hwy., 15800 block, Jan. 4. Responding to an alarm at a liquor store, police saw two people flee in a U-Haul truck. The truck was abandoned after a chase that ended at Branch Avenue near Allentown Road. Cash registers and bottles of liquor stolen from the store were recovered.
Huntington Cir., 3000 block, Dec. 29. Property was stolen from a residence.
Keepsake Pl., 1:33 p.m. Dec. 31. Responding to a report of a break-in at a residence, police detained three intruders. Two Waldorf men, 18 and 19, and a 17-year-old male were charged with theft.
Kipling Dr., 11600 block, 1:15 p.m. Dec. 27. An attempt was made to steal an air conditioner and wiring from a residence. Two men were arrested at the scene. Two men, ages 21 and 25, both of no fixed address, were charged with theft.
Love Pl., 2300 block, 11:45 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Dec. 31. A television and jewelry were stolen from a residence.
Wakefield Cir., 2500 block, Dec. 25 to Dec. 29. Coins were stolen from a residence.
St. Mary’s County
These were among reports received by the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. For information, call 301-475-8008, or the Crime Solvers line, 301-475-3333. The Leonardtown Barrack of the Maryland State Police operates a 24-hour tip line on which people may anonymously report information at 301-475-2936.
Bushwood, Dec. 23 to Dec. 24. An attempt was made to steal an ATM from a business entered by force.
Chaptico, Dec. 23 to Dec. 24. An attempt was made to steal an ATM from a business entered by force.
LEXINGTON PARK AREA
Lexington Park, Dec. 27. Two males forced their way into a residence, threatened and robbed occupants and fled in a vehicle.
Lexington Park, Dec. 19. A credit card stolen from someone at a grocery store was used to make purchases at three businesses.
Mechanicsville, Dec. 23 to Dec. 24. An attempt was made to steal an ATM from a business entered by force.
Ridge, Dec. 10. An ATM was stolen from a business entered by force.
— Compiled by Bonnie Smith