Category: Police Beat

Man Rescued From Flooded Creek

Thursday, March 21 brought heavy rains to Frederick County. A National Weather Service reporting station south of Urbana reported that nearly three-and-a-half inches of rain fell on that day. On that evening, Bennett Creek overflowed its banks and covered Peters…

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Auto Theft, New Year holiday, 1400 block of West Patrick Street. A Monrovia man tried to pull a fast one on his friend after the stealing the friend’s car over the New Year holiday. Ryan David Kramer was alleged to…

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Brief Standoff on Oak Drive On Oct. 19, police were called to a residence in the 300 block of Oak Drive by a man who had called 911. The occupant said that he might be in danger. After a rather…

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9.7.18, intersection of MD-355 and Worthington Boulevard—assault and robbery At about 1:30 a.m. on Sept. 7, an adult male called 911 to report that he had been stabbed and robbed at the intersection of MD-355 and Worthington Boulevard. The man…

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A truck carrying liquid asphalt jackknifed while coming out of a subdivision near Flint Hill on Aug. 27. Park Mills Road was blocked for several hours while first responders determined the best way to remove the truck. Urbana’s Hazmat unit…

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Giant Pharmacy Robbery Suspect in Custody On Wednesday, June 6 at approximately 8:25 pm, deputies were dispatched to the Giant Food Store on Sugarloaf Parkway for a reported robbery of the pharmacy. Upon arrival, deputies learned that a bearded white…

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Frederick County Task Force Makes Major Drug Arrests A wide-ranging series of raids, seizures of drugs and arrests have put a damper on the drug trade in Frederick County. A multi-jurisdictional operation that included the Frederick County Sheriffs Department, the…

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Compiled by Kristy Crawford and Bethany E. Starin Law and Safety Event Promotes Safety in Urbana The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office hosted three community events in early August, called National Night Out and Open House. The first event was held…