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 Investigations 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.

Lusby Area


CLUBHOUSE DR., 6:40 p.m. May 21. A Trek bicycle that had been left leaning against a wall at Main Gate Video was stolen.


EVERGREEN DR., 8 p.m. May 21. The paint was damaged on a vehicle parked in the yard at a residence.

H.G. TRUEMAN RD., 9 a.m. May 22. The putting green on the sixth hole at Chesapeake Hills Golf Course was damaged.

North Beach Area


FIFTH ST., May 24. Three people forcibly entered a residence through a rear door. Nothing was reported missing.

Prince Frederick Area


SOLOMONS ISLAND RD., 11:15 a.m. May 21. A woman, 24, reconnected electricity to a residence after the power company had disconnected service on May 13. She was charged with theft.

ROUTE 231, 8 p.m. May 22. A vending machine was stolen from Don's General Store.

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 1-800-673-2777. Callers may remain anonymous. The Charles County Sheriff's Office Web site is at Included at the site are daily news releases, Crime Watch neighborhood statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.

Avenue Area


STODDERT AVE., 10:30 a.m. to noon, May 19. Someone forcibly entered a residence. Nothing was reported stolen.

Bryans Road Area


MARSHALL HALL RD., 3100 block, 7:30 p.m. May 19 to 7 a.m. May 20. A license plate was stolen from a vehicle parked at Safeway.

Indian Head Area


OAK AND MAPLE STREETS, midnight to 8 a.m. May 22. Several tires were punctured on various vehicles.

STRAUSS AVE., 4200 block, noon May 17 to 8 a.m. May 22. Someone shot holes in the siding of a residence.

Waldorf Area


ROUTE 301, 5:46 p.m. May 19. A man, 42, assaulted a security officer at the Home Depot while he was attempting to flee the store. He had tried to apply for a credit card using stolen identification. He was charged with fraud, assault and carrying a concealed deadly weapon.


IRONGATE DR., 10 block, 8:51 p.m. May 18. A man, 42, was approached by two would-be robbers while he was getting into his car at the Circus Ice Cream store. The two showed weapons and demanded money. A struggle ensued and the man was hit with a weapon. The assailants fled.

OLD WASHINGTON RD., 3200 block, 10:37 a.m. May 17. Two robbers approached a woman, 31, sprayed her with pepper spray and stole her wallet. They drove off in a purple Ford truck, possibly an F-150 or F-250, with a purple bed cap.


BERRY RD., 1000 block, 4:15 a.m. May 22. Someone attempted to steal an automated teller machine from the Burchmart.

KEEPSAKE PL., 50 block, 9:40 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. May 18. Electrical equipment and jewelry were stolen from a residence.

MALL CIR., 11100 block, 1 p.m. May 17. Police arrested a 22-year-old man at the mall who was dressed in body armor with "Police" written on it. He was apprehended in a vehicle in the parking lot. Police said he had stolen the body armor, as well as other police equipment, from a member of the Federal Protective Service. The vehicle he was in had also been stolen. He was charged with impersonating a police officer, wearing a badge without authority, theft of more than $500, theft of less than $500, theft of a motor vehicle and possession of marijuana.

OLD WASHINGTON RD., 8:09 a.m. May 19. A man, 23, was driving a vehicle with stolen tags. He was charged with theft of less than $500.

RADNOR CT., 200 block, 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 20. Property was stolen from a residence that had been forcibly entered.

VERNON RD., 1:39 a.m. May 18. A man, 34, broke into Gardiner Equipment. He was charged with malicious destruction of property of more than $500, second- and fourth-degree burglary, and resisting arrest.

White Plains Area


CRAIN HWY., 4500 block, 11 a.m. May 17. A man, 66, assaulted the manager of Atlantic Cycle, 56, at the store. He was charged with second-degree assault and trespassing.

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 citizens may anonymously report information about crimes and related matters at 301-475-2936.

Drayden Area


TYLER ADAMS LANE, May 25. A 2000 Suzuki Haya Buser motorcycle was stolen from the back yard at a residence.

Great Mills Area


INDIAN BRIDGE RD., May 22 to 23. A 1994 Buick LeSabre was stolen from the driveway at a residence.

Leonardtown Area


LEONARDTOWN, May 25. A woman who was an employee of the Burchmart purchased goods and services using customers' credit card numbers after they left the store. She was charged with one count of felony theft of more than $500 and one count of forgery.

Lexington Park Area


LEXINGTON PARK, May 23. A man assaulted a woman at a residence. He was charged with second-degree assault.

Ridge Area


ST. PETER CLAVER RD., 11:30 p.m. May 20 to 6 a.m. May 21. A 1997 Ford Expedition was stolen from a residence.

-- Compiled by BONNIE SMITH