Calvert

The following are among reports received recently by the Calvert County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. Anyone with information about these crimes should call the Criminal Investigation Division, 410-535-2800 or 301-855-1194, or the Crime Solvers line, 410-535-2880. You can also call the Prince Frederick Barrack of the state police at 410-535-1400.

Chesapeake Beach Area

ASSAULTS

ROUTE 261 AND HARBOR RD., 4:35 p.m. May 4. During a traffic stop, a man, 30, pushed a deputy and fled. He was charged with second-degree assault, resisting arrest and a controlled dangerous substance violation.

North Beach Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

FOURTH ST., May 9. A Mongoose bicycle was stolen from the front steps of a residence.

Charles County

The following are among reports received recently by the Charles County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. For further 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 any other felony crimes. Call the 24-hour hotline at 800-673-2777. Callers may remain anonymous. The Charles County Sheriff's Office Web site is at: www.ccso.us. Included at the site are daily news releases, Crime Watch neighborhood statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.

Bryans Road Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

GERARD CT., 2400 block, 4:50 to 6:40 a.m. May 8. Jewelry and clothing were stolen from a residence.

La Plata Area

ASSAULTS

HALF PL., 9700 block, 2:15 p.m. May 2. A man, 45, assaulted a woman, 65, at a residence and threatened to burn down the house. He was charged with second-degree assault and arson threats.

Waldorf Area

ASSAULTS

MERGANSER CT., 2500 block, 8:40 a.m. May 9. A man, 44, attempted to stab another man, 48, at a residence. He was charged with attempted first-degree murder and first-degree assault.

ROBBERIES

FESTIVAL WAY, 2900 block, 10:50 p.m. May 7. A suspect entered a CVS Pharmacy, confronted the pharmacist, 31, with a knife and demanded controlled drugs. The pharmacist told the suspect where the pills were. The suspect was unable to locate the pills and fled the scene.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

BENSVILLE RD., 7400 block, 3:30 a.m. May 9. An attempt was made to enter J&W market.

INDIAN HEAD HWY., 4400 block, 6:45 p.m. May 6 to 6:45 a.m. May 7. Tower Cleaners was entered by force, and an attempt was made to set a fire.

OLD WASHINGTON RD., 3200 block, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 8. Two Honda generators, a hydraulic ram door opener and a rubber mallet were stolen from a firetruck parked at Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department.

VERNON RD., 11700 block, 2:17 a.m. May 9. Someone attempted to break into Gardiner Equipment.

White Plains Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

CRAIN HWY., midnight, May 7. A man, 35, broke into a residence. He was charged with fourth-degree burglary.

St. Mary's County

The following are among reports received recently by the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office and the Maryland State Police. For further 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 crime tip line on which people may anonymously report information about crimes and related matters at 301-475-2936.

California Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

CALIFORNIA, May 10. A license plate was stolen from a vehicle parked in a parking lot.

Callaway Area

THEFTS/BRAK-INS

CANVASBACK CT., 7:34 a.m. May 4. A woman, 44, destroyed three window screens at a residence. She also broke into two vehicles parked at the residence and stole work supplies. She was found asleep in a truck, parked in the driveway, with the stolen work items in the bed of the truck. She was charged with theft over $500, malicious destruction of property and vagabond charges.

Drayden Area

ASSAULTS

JAMM LANE, 11:05 p.m. May 9. A man, 34, assaulted a woman, 45, at a residence. He was charged with second-degree assault.

Great Mills Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

GREAT MILLS, May 11. Money, an antique watch, a camera and a lighter were stolen from a residence. A door, door frame and bathroom window were damaged.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

CLIPPER DR., 9 p.m. May 7 to 10:30 a.m. May 8. A window and the steering column of a vehicle parked at a residence were damaged.

JOSEPH'S CIR., May 7 to 8. Someone attempted to pry open the steering column of a 1998 Jeep Cherokee.

Hollywood Area

ASSAULTS

MERVELL DEAN RD., 1:40 p.m. May 9. A woman, 28, assaulted a police officer who was arresting her after a traffic stop. She was charged with assault on a police officer, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and attempted escape.

Lexington Park Area

ASSAULTS

LEXINGTON PARK, 8:23 a.m. May 6. A woman, 31, and a man, 21, assaulted each other at the A&E Motel. They were charged with second-degree assault.

LEXINGTON PARK, May 4. A male youth choked a female youth during an argument. He was charged with second-degree assault and threat of arson.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

LEXINGTON PARK, May 12. Someone in a black Pontiac pumped gas at the Park Sunoco and left without paying.

LEXINGTON PARK, May 4. A wallet was stolen from a business.

LEXINGTON PARK, May 3. Two youths stole items from a residence and damaged window screens and a couch. They were charged with first-degree burglary and theft of less than $300.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

LEXINGTON PARK, May 11. A window of a bus parked at a residence was broken.

VALLEY DR., 11 p.m. May 7 to 7 a.m. May 8. The rear window of a vehicle parked at a residence was shot out.

Mechanicsville Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

MECHANICSVILLE, May 8. A wallet was stolen from a shopping cart while a woman was loading groceries into her vehicle.

Ridge Area

ASSAULTS

RIDGE, May 10. Two female youths assaulted each other in Spring Ridge Middle School's cafeteria. They were charged with second-degree assault and disruption of school activities. One of them was also charged with resisting arrest.

-- Compiled by BONNIE SMITH