Thursday, October 19, 2017

***SHERIFF'S OFFICE CASE OF THE WEEK***

Theft 17-53533:
On October 10, 2017, Deputy Beisel responded to Walters Lane, Prince Frederick for the report of a theft from vehicles. The victim stated sometime between October 9th at 10:00pm and October 10th at 4:00am an unknown suspect(s) entered their unlocked vehicles stealing US currency, loose change, a jacket, sunglasses, and a hunting mask. The estimated value of the stolen property is $158.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

2017 SHERIFF'S OFFICE WARRANT SWEEP

The Calvert County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) conducted its Annual Warrant Initiative from October 9th-12th.  During this Initiative, the CCSO was assisted by the Charles County Sheriff’s Office, the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office, the Anne Arundel County Sheriff’s Office, the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office, the Maryland State Police, the Calvert County Detention Center, the Calvert County Control Center and the Calvert County States Attorney’s Office. 
The 2017 warrant Initiative was extremely successful.  All of the Deputies, Troopers and Officers who participated in this week long initiative did an outstanding job.  The professionalism displayed by everyone involved was second to none.  The hard work, patience and dedication displayed by these men and women resulted in no “use of force” situations. The team work of this group of fine Law Enforcement professionals resulted in the following:

64 Physical Arrests
66 Criminal Warrants Served
27 Child Support Warrants Served
17 Criminal Summons Served

CALVERT SAFETY FOR STUDENTS UPDATE

The Calvert County Automated Speed Enforcement Unit has moved the speed enforcement camera from Mt. Harmony Road to Southern Connector Boulevard.  This camera is in operation near the entrance to Mill Creek Middle School.  The other cameras currently remain on Boyds Turn Road at Windy Hill Middle School and Ball Road at Mutual Elementary School.  In the near future a camera will be placed in operation in front of Calvert Country School on Dares Beach Road. 

  • Cameras are active throughout the year, Monday through Friday, from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.   This does not alter any posted speed reduction times. 
  • Citations are issued to the registered owner of the vehicle, and only if the speed was 12 mph or more over the posted speed limit.  The camera will adjust for the reduced speed times. 
  • A school zone speed camera violation is a $40 fine with no points.

If you have any questions or concerns about the Calvert County Safety for Students program, please contact Deputy Julia Murphy at 410-535-2800, or email at Julia.Murphy@calvertcountymd.gov.    

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

DEPUTY HELPS LOCATE CITIZEN FROM SILVER ALERT

At approximately 7:22 a.m. on October 16th, 2017 the Calvert Control Center dispatched a Silver Alert lookout in reference to a missing 69-year-old man; Young Shik Han.  Mr. Han was reported missing after he walked off from a Montgomery County park at approximately 5 p.m. the night before.  The Calvert Control Center advised that Han was believed to be operating a red Honda Pilot with Maryland registration.  At approximately 7:38 a.m. Lt. Fridman of the Calvert County Sheriff's Office observed a dark red Honda Pilot traveling northbound on Maryland Route 4 in the area of Cox Road.  The driver appeared to be an elderly male matching the description of Mr. Han.  Lt. Fridman stopped the vehicle after it was determined the registration matched that of the missing person.   Lt. Fridman made contact with Mr. Han and determined him to be in good condition.  Lt. Fridman subsequently transported Han to the Calvert County Sheriff's Office and reunited with his family.  

Monday, October 16, 2017

SHERIFF'S OFFICE INCIDENT BRIEFINGS - OCTOBER 16TH, 2017

During the week of October 9 – October 15, deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1, 321 calls for service throughout the community.

Theft 17-53533:
On October 10, 2017 Dfc. Beisel responded to Walters Lane, Prince Frederick for the report of a theft from vehicles. The victim stated sometime between October 9th at 10:00pm and October 10th at 4:00am an unknown suspect(s) entered their unlocked vehicles stealing US currency, loose change, a jacket, sunglasses, and a hunting mask. The estimated value of the stolen property is $158.

Theft 17-54002:
On October 12, 2017 Dfc. Locke responded to 8th Street, North Beach for the report of a theft. The victim stated sometime between 2:30pm and 4:30pm on October 12th their package containing an iPhone 8 had been stolen from their front porch. The value of the stolen property is $773.79.

Theft 17-54136:
On October 13, 2017 Dfc. Beisel responded to the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office for the report of a theft.  The victim stated sometime between October 11th at 8:30pm and October 12th at 7:30am their handicap placard was removed from the vehicle at their residence off of Bayview Hills, Chesapeake Beach. The value of the stolen item is $50.

Theft 17-54327:
On October 14, 2017 Deputy Spalding responded to Robin Court, Lusby for the report of a theft from vehicle. The victim stated sometime between October 13th at 7:00pm and October 14th at 2:30pm an unknown suspect(s) entered their unlocked vehicles stealing an iPhone 6, loose change, and Game of Thorne collector beers. The value of the stolen items is $641.

Theft 17-54281:
On October 14, 2017 Dfc. Migliaccio responded to Chaney Road, Dunkirk for the report of a theft. The victim stated that sometime between October 13th at 9:00pm and October 14th at 8:00am an unknown suspect(s) stole their Craftsman pressure washer from the driveway. The value of the stolen item is $100.

Damaged Property 17-53283:
On October 9, 2017 Deputy Spalding responded to Eucalyptus Drive, Saint Leonard for the report of damaged property. The victim stated sometime between October 7th at 5:00pm and October 9th at 3:55pm an unknown suspect(s) spray painted their enclosed trailer. The estimated damaged property is $2,000.

Damaged Property 17-53590:
On October 10, 2017 Deputy Callison responded to Pinewood Terrace, Chesapeake Beach for the report of damaged property. Upon arrival, the victim stated they noticed their basement window had been broken. The estimated damaged property is $500.

Damaged Property 17-54160:
On October 13, 2017 Cpl. Harms responded to Woodlow Drive, Huntingtown for the report of damaged property. The victim stated sometime between 12:50pm and 2:50pm on October 13th an unknown suspect(s) used a chair and pipe to damage the rear bathroom window of the residence. The estimated damaged property is $1,000.

Damaged Property 17-54455:
On October 15, 2017 Dfc. Beisel responded to Plum Point Elementary for the report of damaged property. Upon arrival, the victim stated that sometime between October 13th at 10:30pm and October 15th at 8:00am an unknown suspect(s) had damaged several items on school grounds including a ‘NO PARKING’ sign, bent an aluminum sign, knocked down a tree, and damaged a Little Tikes kitchen play set. The estimated damaged property is $175.

Tampering 17-53609:
On October 10, 2017 Deputy Sampson responded to Clay Hammond Road, Prince Frederick for the report of tampering with a motor vehicle. The victim stated sometime between October 9th at 9:00pm and October 10th at 6:45am an unknown suspect(s) entered their unlocked vehicle, and went through the items inside. It was determined that there were no items stolen from inside the vehicle.


ARRESTS:

On October 11, 2017 Deputy R. Shrawder conducted a traffic stop at N Solomons Island Rd and Hospital Road, Prince Frederick for expired registration plates. Deputy R. Shrawder made contact with the driver later identified as Joshua Beall (43) of Huntingtown who was operating the vehicle with expired registration plates. It was determined Beall did not have a valid driver’s license, and then was placed under arrest. A K9 scan was conducted of the vehicle resulting in a positive alert. The search revealed paraphernalia within the vehicle. Beall was transported to the Calvert County Detention Center and charged with CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia and Driving motor vehicle on highway without required license and authorization.




Wednesday, October 11, 2017

SHERIFF'S OFFICE INCIDENT BRIEFINGS - OCTOBER 11TH, 2017

During the week of October 2 – October 8,  deputies of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1, 246 calls for service throughout the community.

Damaged Property St. Leonard / Port Republic
On October 6, 2017 Deputy R. Shrawder and Dfc. Hardesty responded to multiple damaged property calls in the Saint Leonard and Port Republic area. Dfc. Hardesty responded to Forest Lane, Port Republic where he determined multiple residences had been spray painted with profanity.  Deputy Shrawder responded to Nicole Drive, St. Leonard for multiple residences having similar damage to their mailboxes. After deputies conducted a canvass of the area, it was discovered more residences in the area had their mailboxes damaged as well.  The other streets effected include Hance Road, Williams Wharf Road, Parkers Creek Road, Planters Wharf Road, Flag Harbor Blvd, Valley Drive and Eucalyptus Drive.

Burglary: 17-52282
On October 3, 2017 Dfc. Ostazeski responded to Hickock Trail, Lusby for the report of a burglary. Upon arrival, the victim stated the suspect(s) had entered the residence through the master bedroom window. It was discovered that once the suspect(s) entered the residence, they stole a large amount of loose change, US currency, and prescription medicine. The estimated value of the stolen property is $110.

Burglary: 17-52623
On October 5, 2017 Cpl. Denton responded to Stamper Court, Prince Frederick for the report of a burglary. The victim stated they heard a window screen break and then observed two males leaving the residence in an unidentified vehicle. It was determined the unknown suspects used a tool to pry the screen off of the window, but did not obtain any items from the residence prior to leaving the scene. The estimated damage is $20.

Theft: 17-52165
On October 3, 2017 Dfc. Wood responded to McIntosh Dr., Dunkirk for the report of a theft from vehicle. Upon arrival, the victim stated sometime between 12:30am and 8:30am on October 3rd an unknown suspect(s) entered their vehicle stealing the victim’s wallet, US passport, and loose change from the center console. The value of the stolen items is $85.

Theft: 17-52142
On October 3, 2017 Dfc. Weems responded to Alamo Trail, Lusby for the report of a theft from vehicle. Upon arrival, the victim stated sometime between October 2nd at 5:00pm and October 3rd at 7:30am an unknown suspect(s) entered their unlocked vehicle and stole a black North Face jacket. The value of the stolen item is $100.

Thefts from Vehicles
On October 3, 2017 Dfc. Weems responded to Susan Lane, Lusby for multiple reports of thefts from vehicles. It was determined sometime between October 2nd at 6:30pm and October 3rd at 7:00am an unknown suspect(s) entered multiple vehicles in the victims’ driveways and stole items from within the vehicles. The items stolen included US currency, loose change, TI 83 calculator, debit cards, and a book bag.  

Theft from Vehicles
On October 3, 2017 Dfc. Weems responded to Gunsmoke Trail, Lusby for the report of theft from vehicles. Upon arrival the victims stated sometime between October 2nd at 5:00pm and October 3rd at 9:00am an unknown suspect(s) entered multiple unlocked vehicles. The items removed from the vehicles included an Ipod Touch, a diaper bag containing debt cards, and US currency.

Theft: 17-53013
On October 7, 2017 Dfc. Locke responded to Chaney Road, Dunkirk for the report of a theft. Upon arrival, the victim stated that sometime between October 5th at 2:00pm and October 7th at 6:20pm someone stole their DynaHurst P31 930A Heavy Duty Starting Battery. The value of the stolen property is $150.

Damaged Property: 17-52456
On October 4, 2017 Deputy Sampson responded to Sixes Road, Prince Frederick for the report of damaged property. The victim stated that an unknown suspect(s) had keyed their vehicle. The estimated damage is $500.

Damaged Property: 17-52759
On October 6, 2017 Deputy R. Shrawder responded to Schooner Drive, Lusby for the report of damaged property. The victim stated sometime between October 5th at 11:00pm and October 6th 1:00pm an unknown subject(s) smashed their windshield with a brick. The estimated damaged property is $200.

Damaged Property: 17-52664
On October 6, 2017 Dfc. D. Naughton responded to Western Circle, Lusby for the report of damaged property. Upon arrival, the victim stated that an unknown suspect(s) had moved their garden tools from the front porch of the residence to the car port area and there was damage to the screen of their front door. The estimated value of the damage is $100.


ARRESTS:

On October 2, 2017 Dfc. Wood responded to the 7-11 located in Sunderland for the report of check welfare. Upon arrival, Dfc. Wood made contact with a male subject later identified as Bryan Quade (35) of North Carolina, who appeared to be under the influence of narcotics. Mr. Quade informed Dfc. Wood he had taken a narcotic, a search of Mr. Quade was conducted resulting in paraphernalia being located. Mr. Quade was transported to the Calvert County Detention Center and charged with CDS: Possession of Paraphernalia and CDS: Possession-not marijuana (heroin).




On October 8, 2017 Dfc. Livingston was made aware of a disorderly subject at Abner’s Crab House near the bar. Dfc. Livingston observed the disorderly male identified as Tony Reynolds (46) of Chesapeake Beach was intoxicated and had already been in an altercation with another customer inside the bar. Mr. Reynolds was asked several times to leave the establishment and refused to leave. Mr. Reynolds was placed under arrest and transported to the Calvert Detention Center where he was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Intoxicated Public Disturbance, Fail Obey Reasonable/Lawful order of Law Enforcement Officer, and Resist/Interfere with Arrest. 

SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS SEEKING THE PUBLIC'S ASSISTANCE

The Calvert County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person or person responsible for destruction of property to residential areas.

On October 6, 2017, deputies with the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to numerous locations on Nicole Drive, off William’s Wharf Rd in St Leonard, Maryland and numerous locations on Hance Rd and Forest Lane, off Broomes Island Rd Port Republic, Maryland for destruction of property calls.  Residents reported mailboxes were broken off their support posts. Mailboxes, homes and vehicles were spray-painted.  In some cases, vulgar language and racial comments were spray-painted on buildings and stop signs. 


If anyone has any information, please contact the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office at 410-535-2800.