Calvert County

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 4, 9:34 a.m. June 9. A skateboard ramp at Dunkirk District Park was spray-painted.

Owings Area


OWINGS, 8:55 p.m. June 10. A woman, 42, attempted to remove an item left for donation at a help center. She was charged with theft less than $100.

Solomons Area


SOLOMONS, 1 p.m. June 11. A satellite dish and support pole were stolen from a dock at Calvert Marina.

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 other 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.

Bel Alton Area


CHAPEL POINT RD., 9 a.m. June 14. A swastika and an obscene phrase were painted on a portable restroom at Chapel Point State Park.

Indian Head Area


TOWN OF INDIAN HEAD, 8:43 a.m. June 14. In a domestic dispute, a man, 22, assaulted a woman, 41, and cut her with a knife. He was charged with attempted first-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault, and possession of a deadly weapon. The woman was treated at Civista Medical Center for nonlife-threatening injuries.

Newburg Area


CARMEL DR., 10300 block, 12:30 to 1 p.m. June 9. Two motorcycles, four helmets and a pocket bike were stolen from a garage at a residence.

Waldorf Area


LIGHT ARMS PL., 3900 block, 1:22 a.m. June 11. Two male robbers approached two 16-year-old boys, displayed a handgun and demanded money, cell phones and a pair of shoes. The boys complied. As the robbers walked away, they fired a single shot into the air.

WALDORF MARKET PL., 3000 block, 4:07 p.m. June 10. Three men, ages 18, 23 and 24, who were carrying handguns and wearing masks, robbed Wachovia bank. They were charged with 11 counts of armed robbery and first-degree assault and one count of theft more than $500, theft less than $500, using a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence and possession of a handgun with intent to injure.


FOREMAN CT., 2000 block, 4:30 p.m. June 10 to 8 a.m. June 13. Two hundred pieces of lumber were stolen from a lot in Wexford Village.


MEADOW LANE, 3:07 a.m. June 14. A 1997 Ford Mustang was set on fire.

White Plains Area


FOX HALL PL., 3600 block, 3:18 a.m. June 11. A garage door opener was stolen from an unlocked vehicle at a residence, and the garage door was opened. Several other vehicles in the area had also been entered, but nothing was reported 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


TOWN CREEK DR., June 12. A woman with a knife assaulted a man at a residence. The man was cut on his arm. The woman was charged with first- and second-degree assault.

Charlotte Hall Area


CHARLOTTE HALL, June 12. Cash was stolen from a vending machine.

Leonardtown Area


LEONARDTOWN, June 14. A man, 44, threatened to stab two people at the Leonards Free Hold Apartments. He was charged with two counts of first-degree assault.

Lexington Park Area


MIDWAY DR., June 12. A vehicle's window was broken overnight.


LEXINGTON PARK, June 12. A boy, 14, stole a relative's cell phone and made numerous calls. He was charged with theft under $500.

-- Compiled by BONNIE SMITH