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.

Dunkirk Area


ROUTE 2/4, 8:20 p.m. Aug. 7. A man stole a purse from a woman, 57, while she was pushing a shopping cart in the Safeway parking lot. The man fled in a Ford Bronco or Chevy Blazer driven by a woman.


CHESAPEAKE BEACH RD. WEST, 3:07 p.m. July 26. An attempt was made to enter a residence.


LEXINGTON DR., 12:56 a.m. July 26. A 2001 Honda CBR 600 motorcycle was stolen from the parking lot of Thursday's Bar & Grill.

Huntingtown Area


LOWER MARLBORO RD., 3 p.m. July 30. Several items were stolen from a residence.

Lusby Area


BAFFORD RD., July 20. A pit bull puppy was stolen from a residence. A person was seen leaving the scene in a black Chrysler Sebring.

GREGG DR., July 30. A Kenwood cassette player, a Jensen marine radio/stereo, and four rods and reels were stolen from two boats.

H.G. TRUEMAN RD., 4:54 p.m. July 19. A riding lawn mower was stolen from the parish hall at Middleham Chapel.


GRENADA LANE, 7:51 p.m. July 19. Sugar was poured into a vehicle's gas tank.

North Beach Area


BAY AVE. AND SEVENTH ST. , July 25. A woman preparing to deposit an envelope of money into a night deposit box was pushed to the ground and robbed of the envelope.


SIXTH ST., 5:09 p.m. July 23. A man, 38, driving a vehicle with stolen license plates was charged with theft, driving on a suspended license and driving an unregistered and uninsured motor vehicle.


CHESAPEAKE AVE., 6:41 p.m. July 22. The oil line on a boat was cut.

Owings Area


CHANEYVILLE RD., 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 30. An electric guitar, an amplifier, a Minolta camera, a boombox, prescription drugs, binoculars and a camcorder were stolen from a residence.


BLUEGRASS WAY, 6:30 a.m. July 26. A residence and a vehicle were spray-painted.

MOUNT HARMONY LANE, July 15. Two men, 22 and 25, burned two mailboxes. They were charged with malicious destruction of property and second-degree malicious burning.

Prince Frederick Area


CALVERT TOWNE DR., 5:30 p.m. July 26. A purse was stolen from a vehicle parked at a residence.

SIXES RD., 1:20 a.m. Aug. 1. A man, 22, broke the windshield of a vehicle parked at the American Legion post. He was charged with destruction of property and driving while intoxicated.

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: Included at the site are daily news releases, Crime Watch neighborhood statistics, community services, crime prevention programs and career opportunities.

Bryans Road Area


MATTHEW'S RD., 8000 block, midnight to 2:30 a.m. Aug. 6. A Ford Expedition was stolen from JC's Outboard & Marine Service. The vehicle was used in the theft of two vending machines from Speedy Clean Car Wash. The machines were taken to a shed at Burch Oil Co. and emptied of their cash.

RIVER RD., 5900 block, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 3 to 5:10 a.m. Aug. 4. Two Honda all-terrain vehicles and a Kawasaki all-terrain vehicle were stolen from a garage.

Hughesville Area


LEONARDTOWN RD., 7700 block, 6 p.m. Aug. 1 to 8 a.m. Aug. 2. Property was stolen from four vehicles parked in a locked, fenced lot at Everything Amish. The front tires and wheel covers were removed from a fifth vehicle.

PRINCE FREDERICK RD., 17000 block, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 5. A BB pistol was stolen from a residence.

Indian Head Area


POPLAR LANE, 10 p.m. Aug. 1 to 6 a.m. Aug. 2. Windows of two vehicles were broken.

Waldorf Area


LEONARDTOWN AND POST OFFICE RDS., 8:14 p.m. Aug. 3. Two men, ages 18 and 23, ordered another man out of a vehicle and fled. They were charged with carjacking, motor vehicle theft and theft over $500.


DARTMOUTH RD., 1000 block, 3 p.m. Aug. 6. A man, 56, with stolen license plates on his vehicle and a third stolen plate inside the vehicle, was charged with theft under $500 and numerous traffic charges.

HOLLY AVE., 9000 block, 2:30 p.m. Aug. 7. A boy, 14, and a girl, 15, attempted to enter two residences. They were charged with two counts of attempted burglary and one count of destruction of property under $500.


VILLAGE ST., 50 block, July 15 to Aug. 4. Graffiti was spray-painted on a rear wall of P.D. Brown library.


ELM ST., 4000 block, 4:15 to 6 p.m. Aug. 8. Racist graffiti were scratched into the paint of a vehicle parked at a residence.


GRANTHAM CT., 2400 block, 11 p.m. Aug. 4 to 7 a.m. Aug. 5. A 2000 blue-and-white Suzuki GSXR-750 motorcycle was stolen from a residence.

HUNT PL., 2600 block, Aug. 4-5. A 1987 gray Oldsmobile Cutlass was stolen.

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


CALIFORNIA, Aug. 6. A wallet and a Doberman pinscher were stolen from a vehicle.

Callaway Area


ROUTE 5, 5:15 p.m. A woman, 19, assaulted a girl, 17, at a Texaco gas station. She was charged with second-degree assault.

Great Mills Area


BOYNE CT., Aug. 5. Two women, 39 and 42, assaulted each other at a residence. They were charged with second-degree assault.

Hollywood Area


ROUTE 235, 12:52 a.m. Aug. 8. A man, 29, with a stolen license plate on his vehicle, was charged with theft under $500 and numerous traffic violations.

Leonardtown Area


LEONARDTOWN, Aug. 5. A woman, 28, and a man, 33, assaulted each other at a residence. They were charged with second-degree assault.


POINT LOOKOUT RD., 5 p.m. July 28 to 5:11 p.m. July 29. A rear bumper was stolen from a 2004 Ford F250 truck.


DEERWOOD PARK DR., 2:45 a.m. Aug. 10. Two males damaged mailboxes as they drove a vehicle through the Chestnut Hills subdivision. They were charged with nine counts of malicious destruction of property.

LEONARDTOWN, Aug. 7. A window of a vehicle parked at the Dash-In was broken.

Mechanicsville Area


OLD HORSE LANDING RD., 10:54 p.m. Aug. 7. A man, 41, assaulted a woman, 42, at a residence. He was charged with second-degree assault.

Morganza Area


MORGANZA, Aug. 8. A man, 30, assaulted a deputy who was investigating a stolen vehicle case. The man was charged with second-degree assault and resisting arrest.

-- Compiled by BONNIE SMITH