Annapolis Police Department honor guard walking down Main Street for the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in 2017.
Annapolis Police Department
Daily Activity Report
In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 304 calls for service and arrested 10 people. 
Robbery – 201700001217 – Unit block of Dock St – 03/25 at 2:30am:  The adult male victim reported that two or three male suspects assaulted him and stole money and a debit card from him in an alley way downtown.  The victim reported the robbery to officers an hour after it occurred. 
Attempted Theft from Vehicle – 201700001221 – Unit block of Heritage Ct – 03/24 at 11pm to 03/25 at 11am:  An unlocked vehicle was entered, but nothing was stolen.
Assault – 201700001233 – 100 block of Brightwater Dr – 03/26 at 3:45pm:  Officers responded to a home in the area for a report of an adult male roommate threatening to cut an adult male with a knife.  When officers arrived they discovered that the suspect, William Flores Benitez, 24, of Annapolis, had locked himself inside a bedroom in the home.  Flores Benitez initially refused to come out of the bedroom, but after about an hour and a half officers from the Crisis Negotiation Team were able to convince him to exit the room.  Flores Benitez was arrested and charged with first and second degree assault.  He is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond.
Theft from Vehicle -201700001234 – Unit block of Gentry Ct – 03/24 at 6pm to 03/25 at 9am:  Two cell phone chargers and an Apple iPod were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Recruitment, three women officers

Hiring 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 lateral police officers.  Apply for jobs at The salary for lateral officers starts at $48,425 and goes up depending on experience. For more information email 

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 text, phone in, or submit your Annapolis crime tip online 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.  Please be assured that only your tip is communicated from Metro Crime Stoppers to the police department, not any identifying information about you.  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.  If you have crime or suspect information, please call, email, or text your "tip" to the following: Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline available 24-hours a day Toll FREE 1-866-7LOCKUP or TEXT "MCS" plus your message to CRIMES (274637) or visit  

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 Corporal Robert Galusha.  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 hlp.  Si Ud. necesita ayuda, pongase en contacto Sr. Joe Hudson.

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

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

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