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

THEFT/BREAK-IN

ROUTE 4, 11:45 a.m. Aug. 18. Two men, 33 and 35, refused to pull over for a traffic stop. A chase ensued. The vehicle spun out while trying to drive into a driveway. The two men fled on foot. A short time later, the 35-year-old man was apprehended at a residence he had broken into. He was charged with burglary and served with other outstanding warrants. The other suspect remains at large.

North Beach Area

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

NORTH BEACH, July 15 to Aug. 12. Metal signs, light covers, a shower handle, an outside water faucet handle, sandbags, wooden benches, a tent and four wooden beams have been damaged on the town's boardwalk.

Prince Frederick Area

VEHICLE THEFT

ROUTE 2/4, 7:45 a.m. Aug. 13. A man, 34, stole a passenger bus from Capitol Heights. He was charged with auto theft and driving on a suspended license.

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

Bel Alton Area

THEFT/BREAK-IN

CRAIN HWY., 9100 block, 2 to 6:20 a.m. Aug. 23. Someone forced entry into Apehanger's Bar and stole cash.

Indian Head Area

ATTEMPTED MURDER

INDIAN HEAD HWY., 4600 block, Aug. 21. A man, 23, was arrested in connection with a robbery and shooting of a man, 25, on Aug. 5. He was charged with attempted murder. A man, 21, and a boy, 15, were charged previously with attempted murder in the shooting and robbery. At the time of the shooting, the victim was taken to University of Maryland Medical Center, treated and released.

Waldorf Area

ROBBERIES

BARRINGTON DR., 12:53 a.m. Aug. 22. Three men, all 18, robbed two other men, both 20, while they sat in a vehicle. The suspects were charged with first-degree assault and theft less than $500.

CRAIN HWY., 2200 block, 5:28 p.m. Aug. 20. Two suspects robbed Next Car All Vehicle Rentals. One was armed with a handgun. They fled on foot.

MALL CIR., 11100 block, 7 p.m. Aug. 17. A man, 20, and two boys, 15 and 16, robbed a man behind Loews Cineplex. They were charged with robbery and theft. The boys were also charged with second-degree assault.

SMALLWOOD DR. WEST, 1100 block, 10:30 a.m. Aug. 23. A man gave a bank teller a note at Chevy Chase Bank and demanded money. The teller complied, and the suspect fled with cash.

ASSAULT

UNIVERSITY DR. AND BLACKPOOL CIR., 3 a.m. Aug. 21. A man, 18, was stabbed in the leg during a fight with an unidentified male. He was treated at Civista Medical Center for minor injuries.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

CARBERRY CT., 6 p.m. Aug. 20 to 7 a.m. Aug. 22. Plywood and two-by-fours were stolen from a construction site in the Hunter's Run subdivision.

CRAIN HWY., 2300 block, 3:41 a.m. Aug. 23. A woman entered a BP gas station and asked the clerk for assistance in changing a tire on her vehicle. While the clerk was assisting the woman, a man entered the business and stole money from the cash register. The man fled on foot. The woman fled in a sky blue Honda Accord.

WALDORF BUSINESS SQ., 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12 to 9 a.m. Aug. 15. The rear license plate on a vehicle parked at Three Brothers Autos 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

THEFT/BREAK-IN

THREE NOTCH RD., Aug.24. A 31-year-old male employee of Nicolletti's Pizza used his key to go into the restaurant while it was closed and steal cash from the safe. He was charged with second-degree burglary and theft of more than $500.

Lexington Park Area

ASSAULT

LEXINGTON PARK, 10:55 p.m. Aug. 20. A man, 34, held a knife to a man's head and threatened to kill him after they had fought over who was stronger. He was charged with assault.

Mechanicsville Area

ASSAULTS

MECHANICSVILLE, 10:53 p.m. Aug. 17. A man, 39, and a woman, 44, assaulted each other. They were charged with assault.

-- Compiled by BONNIE SMITH