Calvert County

These were among reports received 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.


Woodland Ct., Aug. 13. Three lights were damaged near the main entrance of a residential development.


Dalton Trail, Aug. 15 to Aug. 16. Property was stolen from a vehicle parked at a residence.

Red Rock Ct., Aug. 17. An attempt was made to enter a residence by removing a screen from a window.


Dayton Ave., 9 to 9:30 a.m. Aug. 13. A BMX bicycle was stolen from a residence.


Dayton Ave., Aug. 15 to Aug. 16. An outside mirror was broken on a vehicle.

Third St., Aug. 12 to Aug. 13. A vehicle’s paint service was scratched.


Auto Dr., Aug. 14 to Aug. 15. Two flags were stolen from an aquatics center.

Cedar Beach Dr., 11 a.m. Aug. 14. Cash and prescription medication were stolen from a basement apartment.

Ketch Rd., Aug. 13 to Aug. 14. Two U.S. flags were stolen from a business.


North Solomons Island Rd., 2:55 a.m. Aug. 22. A break-in was reported at a service center. After an attempt to steal a safe, a man fled the scene in a van that belonged to the business. A District Heights man, 41, was arrested. Charges included motor vehicle theft, theft valued at more than $10,000, burglary and two counts of malicious destruction of property.


Sonoma Lane, Aug. 13 to 14. Four lights were damaged at a model home.

Charles County

These were among reports received by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. For 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 866-411-8477. 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.


Iowa Pl., 3700 block, Aug. 20. In connection with scrap metal thefts dating to May, a Brandywine man, 44, was charged with burglary and theft.


Ryon Ct., 3300 block, 2:40 a.m. Aug. 5. Three men robbed a man walking a dog. On Aug. 17, three Waldorf men, ages 20, 20 and 21, and a Lexington Park man, 21, were arrested. Charges included assault, robbery and motor vehicle theft. One of the 20-year-old men was charged with robbery in connection with an Aug. 2 incident at a convenience store on St. Ignatius Drive.


Copley Ave., 4:57 a.m. Aug. 22. Coins were stolen from a vehicle. Two 14-year-old males were charged with theft.

Crain Hwy., 2000 block, 12:30 to 7 a.m. Aug. 22. A break-in was reported at a restaurant. Several cash registers were damaged, but nothing was reported missing.

Greenwood Dr., 2100 block, 6:37 a.m. Aug. 20. Four tires were stolen from a 2007 Chevrolet Suburban. An attempt was made to set the vehicle on fire.

Kearny’s Inn Pl., 3800 block, 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 17. A wallet was stolen from a residence. There was no sign of forced entry.

Rooks Head Pl., 2600 block, 7 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. Aug. 17. A jar of coins was stolen from a residence.

Smallwood, 4:15 p.m. Aug. 16. Several pieces of aluminum were taken from a shopping cart return area in a parking lot at a shopping center. A 52-year old Bowie man, who police said tried to drive away with the property in a van, was arrested on theft charges.

St. Mary’s County

These were among reports received by the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and the Maryland State Police. For 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 tip line on which people may anonymously report information at 301-475-2936.


Three Notch Rd., 1:36 a.m. Aug. 17. Responding to a report of an incident robbery at a convenience store, police detained a man found behind the counter with cash in his hand. A Mechanicsville man, 51, was charged with robbery.


Johnson Manor Farm Lane, 5:48 p.m. Aug. 16. During an argument, a man attacked an acquaintance. A 25-year-old Morganza man was charged with second-degree assault.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith