Daily Police Activity Report

APD Daily Report 04/01/14

In the last 24 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 83 calls for service and arrested 5 people.

Good News –On Saturday, March 29, 2014, Officer Tony Thomas was awarded “Officer of the Year” by the Elks, Severna Park Lodge.  Officer Thomas was recognized for his heroic resolve in the September 2013 unfortunate and fatal assault of Ronnesha Simms.  We were then, as we are now, very proud of Officer Thomas. 

- Annapolis Police Chief Michael Pristoop

Hit and Run Accident – 201400001554 – Forest Dr at Tyler Av – 03/31 at 11:19am:  A Ford Explorer struck an electrical pole near the intersection, shearing the pole from the ground.  The driver of the Explorer fled in the vehicle.  Officers located the vehicle parked and unoccupied on Rosecrest Dr near Roselawn Dr.  An observant citizen reported seeing a man leaving the area and officers located the driver and arrested him.  The driver was identified as Shane Michael, 24, of Edgewater.  Michael was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of an accident and driving while revoked.  The accident left power lines hanging across the intersection and both Forest Dr and Tyler Av were impassable.  BG&E responded quickly to the scene to make the necessary repairs.  BG&E finished replacing the pole and reattaching the electric lines at 3am.  Verizon and Comcast finished their repairs by 4:35am and the roadway was reopened. 

Neighborhood Watch Meeting
The next Neighborhood Watch meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 8, from 6:30pm to 8pm at Annapolis Police Headquarters, 199 Taylor Avenue.  This meeting will include an overview of the Safe Streets program and a discussion of heroin in Annapolis.  As usual, we will also go over current crime trends.  Food will be served so please RSVP to Sgt. Jessica Kirchner at 410-268-9000 ext. 7233 or jkirchner@annapolis.gov


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