Annapolis Police Department Daily Report

In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 294 calls for service and arrested 10 people.       
UPDATE Shots Fired – 201900006145 – 1100-1199 Madison St – 12/16 at 2:52pm: Officers responded for reports of shots fired. No suspects or victims were located. UPDATE - Detectives were able to identify the suspect who fired a handgun at another person as Keshawn Howard, 22, of Annapolis. Howard was arrested on 12/19 and charged with attempted first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, and four other charges related to the handgun. Howard is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond. The victim in this case has not been identified. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact our detectives at 410-260-3439 or call Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland with an anonymous tip at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
Theft of Package – 201900006204 – 00-99 Boucher Pl - 12/19 at 5pm to 12/20 at 11:45am: The contents of a package were stolen after it was delivered to the front door of a home.
Burglary – 201900006209 – 00-99 Rosemary St – 12/20 from 6:30pm to 7pm: When the resident returned home they saw an unknown suspect inside the home. The suspect fled when they realized the resident was home. Officers searched the area, but did not locate the suspect. A window to the home was forced open to gain entry. Nothing was reported stolen from the home.
Shooting – 201900006217 – Newtowne Dr near Juliana Circle – 12/21 at 2:30am: On 12/21 at 3:20am officers were notified of a shooting victim at Anne Arundel Medical Center. Officers responded and met with a 15 year old male victim who had a gun shot injury to a finger. The victim reported he was walking on Newtowne Dr when he heard gunshots and started running. He realized he had been shot in a finger and went to the hospital. No suspects were located. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact our detectives at 410-260-3439 or call Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland with an anonymous tip at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
Theft of Package – 201900006219 – 800-899 Bay Ridge Av – 12/20 at 10pm: An area surveillance camera captured an unknown male suspect stealing a package after it was delivered to the front porch of a home.
Assault – 201900006228 – 1000-1099 Wells Av – 12/22 at 12:50am: The adult male victim saw an unknown male suspect sitting inside his parked vehicle and confronted him. The suspect displayed a handgun and pointed it at the victim. The suspect fled and the victim called the police. Officers responded, but did not locate the suspect. The victim reported two cell phones were stolen from the vehicle.
Theft of Package – 201900006233 – 1200-1299 Crows Nest Ct – 12/16: A package was stolen after it was delivered to the front porch of a home.

Make a Plan to get Home Safely
‘Tis the season to be merry, but if you are making merry by drinking and driving, make a new plan.  Make a plan for getting home safely before heading to your holiday party.  If you see a suspected drunk driver, report it to the police by calling 410-268-4141 or 9-1-1.

City Offices Closed & No Citizen Fingerprinting
City offices will be closed Wednesday, 12/25, and Wednesday, 01/01. No citizen fingerprinting will be offered Monday, 12/23, and Monday, 12/30. Citizen fingerprinting will resume Monday, 01/06, at 6:30pm. Additionally, no citizen fingerprinting will be offered Monday, January 20.

Military Bowl Information
The City of Annapolis is hosting the Military Bowl Game and Parade on 12/27. The parade starts at 9am at the Annapolis City Dock and the game starts at 12pm at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. On 12/26 there is a block party on Annapolis St to visit with the Budweiser Clydesdale horses. This event, Miracle on Annapolis Street, is 11am to 5pm and roads in the area will be closed. For more information about road closures and parking suggestions visit

Annapolis News Year’s Eve Celebrations
The City of Annapolis is hosting two firework displays on 12/31. The first is at a family friendly event at Weems-Whelan Memorial Field that starts at 3pm and ends with fireworks at 5:30pm. Events at City Dock start at 7pm and end at midnight with fireworks. Visit for more information on the events and parking suggestions.  

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Hiring Entry Level & Lateral Police Officers

Do you know someone interested in becoming a police officer?  Some jobs are just jobs, others are careers.  A career at the Annapolis Police Department gives you a chance to make a real difference.  We are hiring entry level and lateral police officers.  Apply for jobs at  The starting salary for entry level and lateral officers starts at $49,887 and goes up to $68, 246 depending on prior police experience. For more information email  

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Submitting Anonymous Tips to Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland

Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland is an organization separate from the Annapolis Police Department. When you phone in or submit your Annapolis crime tip online or through the P3 Tips smartphone app Metro Crime Stoppers receives your tip anonymously and only forwards your tip information to the Annapolis Police Department. No identifying information is ever forwarded to us. Metro Crime Stoppers uses a special coding system to protect your identity, they do not use Caller ID or record telephone conversations. If your tip leads to the arrest or indictment of a person for a felony you could qualify for up to a $2,000 cash reward from Metro Crime Stoppers. You can submit a tip by calling 1-866-7LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587), visiting, or through the P3 Tips smartphone app. The app can be found in the Apple or Android app stores by searching for P3 Tips. You can also call a tip into us directly at 410-280-CLUE (2583).
Programs Offered by the Community Services Unit

Annapolis Community Builders:  If you live in Wards 1, 2, 3, or 4 contact Sergeant Nicole Vaden for information.  If you live in Wards 5, 6, 7, or 8 contact Officer Angelo Watson.  Not sure about which Ward you live in?  Check here.

FREE Home Security Survey:  Let us show you in less than two hours how to make your home a safer place.  Send an email today to find out more about this program or to make an appointment.  Contact us at  

Watch Your Car Program:  The Watch Your Car Program helps prevent vehicle theft.  A small sticker will be placed on your rear window.  This sticker alerts officers nationwide that your vehicle is not normally driven during the hours of 1 a.m. and 5 a.m.  The vehicle may be stopped to verify ownership.  For more information about the program contact us at  

Victims' Assistance & Resources:  Crime victims can contact Lieutenant Kevin Krauss for more information.

Hispanic Liaison:  Contact the Spanish speaking liaison, Joe Hudson, for help.  Si Ud. necesita ayuda, pongase en contacto Sr. Joe Hudson.

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Emergency : 9-1-1
Non-Emergency:  410-268-4141

Email addresses are not monitored 24 hours a day.  If you need police to respond immediately please call 410-268-4141 or 9-1-1 in an emergency.

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Tip Line:  410-280-CLUE - leave a message to provide anonymous information concerning criminal activity

Press Information:  Sergeant Amy Miguez,, 410-268-9000 x 7261, 443-852-9547

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