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.

Lusby Area


ROUSBY HALL RD., Sept. 12. A miter saw was stolen from a work area at a Fastop store.

SITTING BULL TRAIL, noon to 2 p.m. Sept. 13. Property was stolen from a residence.

Owings Area


PLUM POINT RD., 10 p.m. Sept. 10 to 8 a.m. Sept. 11. Signs at the entrances of Plum Point Woods and Peach Blossom Farm subdivisions were spray-painted.

Prince Frederick Area


CALVERT FAIR DR., 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 16. Property was stolen from three vehicles parked at the Park and Ride lot.


DUKE ST., 5:48 p.m. Sept. 20. A bench in the small park behind the Calvert County Library was set on fire.

St. Leonard Area


CHERRY ST., Sept. 1. A safe and its contents were stolen from a residence.

Sunderland Area


DALRYMPLE RD., Sept. 19. Cash was stolen from a vending machine at B&M Towing.

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.

Indian Head Area


BLAIR RD., 200 block, 10:45 a.m. Sept. 12. A PlayStation 2, a DVD player, several DVDs, a stereo and speakers, and a Nike duffel bag were stolen from a residence.

BREEZEWOOD CT., 5000 block, 11 p.m. Sept. 16. A man forced his way into two unoccupied homes in the Hunters Brooke subdivision. When an off-duty police officer approached the man, he fled in a green Ford truck with Pennsylvania tags.

CHICAMUXEN RD., 5200 block, 11 a.m. Sept. 18 to 9:30 a.m. Sept. 19. Two 12-gauge shotguns were stolen from a residence.

Waldorf Area


OLD WASHINGTON RD., 3100 block, 7:41 p.m. Sept. 15. A man, 53, was forced into his vehicle by two men. They assaulted him and attempted to steal his wallet.

PINE CONE CIR., 10:50 p.m. Sept. 21. Three men, ages 18, 19, and 20, and a girl, 17, were robbed by four men armed with a gun at a playground. The men stole cash and personal property before fleeing.


BOBCAT CT., 6000 block, noon to 4:15 p.m. Sept. 12. A residence was entered by force. Nothing was reported stolen.

PEMBROOKE SQUARE, 11300 block, 12:03 a.m. Sept. 19. A man, 46, broke into Greater Metropolitan Orthopaedics. When officers arrived, he placed a crowbar under a rug and walked toward officers with his hands up. He was charged with second-degree burglary, destruction of property more than $500 and possession of burglary tools.

White Plains Area


BILLINGSLEY RD., 7000 block, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 12 to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 14. A semi-automatic shotgun, a 12-gauge shotgun and a 27-inch television were stolen from a residence.

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.

Clements Area


PIN CUSHION ROAD AND ROUTE 234, Sept. 16. The driver's side window of a moving vehicle was shattered.

Great Mills Area


GREAT MILLS, 12:20 p.m. Sept. 8. A man, 44, approached a woman getting out of a vehicle. He picked her up and threw her over his shoulder. The woman kicked and screamed, and the man put her down. During the altercation, the woman dropped cash. The man took the cash and, when the woman asked for it back, punched her eye, slapped her face and punched her in the back of the head. He was charged with assault and theft.

GREAT MILLS, Sept. 15. A man, 44, assaulted a deputy responding to a report of a domestic assault at a residence. The man was charged with assault.

Lexington Park Area


LEXINGTON PARK, Sept. 15. A woman, 21, assaulted a woman at a residence. She was charged with second-degree assault.


HAMPTON DR., Sept. 14 and 15. An animal trap was stolen from a yard at a residence.


LEXINGTON PARK, 10:41 a.m. Sept. 16. A woman, 25, threw a cup of soda into a vehicle and damaged the interior. She was charged with malicious destruction of property.

Mechanicsville Area


GREYHOUND LANE, 1:21 p.m. Sept. 15. A vehicle's rear license plate was stolen.

MECHANICSVILLE, Sept. 14. A man, 18, stole cash and power tools from a residence. He was charged with theft less than $500 and second-degree burglary.


MECHANICSVILLE, Sept. 15. A man, 19, forced open and damaged an electric meter box. He was charged with malicious destruction of property and meter-tampering.

St. Inigoes Area


ST. INIGOES, Sept. 15. In connection with a theft at a residence, a woman, 33, was charged with first-degree burglary and two counts of theft over $500.

-- Compiled by BONNIE SMITH