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 284 calls for service and arrested 17 people. 

Theft of Bicycle – 201700001805 – Unit block of West St – 05/05 from 8pm to 8:15pm:  An unlocked Plum Vainqueur vintage road bicycle left outside a business was stolen.
Burglary – 201700001821 – 100 block of Conley Dr – 05/07 at 2am:  A resident called police when a woman he didn’t know entered his home through an unlocked door and refused to leave.  The woman was walking out of the home when officers arrived.  She was identified as Tyshika Lynch, 31, of Annapolis.  Lynch was arrested and charged with fourth degree burglary, trespassing, open container, disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest.
Theft from Vehicle – 201700001824 – 100 block of West St – 05/07 from 3am to 7am:  Several musical instruments were stolen from an enclosed trailer attached to a bus.  The locked door to the trailer was forced open.  Initially nothing was believed to have been stolen from the trailer, but later in the day residents in the 400 block of South Cherry Grove Av found a Pelican case with two guitars inside and a duffle bag that had been stolen from the trailer.  The items were returned to the victim.
Theft from Vehicle – 201700001823 – 300 block of State St – 05/05 at 12pm to 05/07 at 9am:  Three pairs of sunglasses were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Tobacco Sales Compliance Checks
On 05/05 Detectives from the Annapolis Police Department conducted inspections of businesses that sell tobacco products.  27 businesses were checked and 11 clerks failed to ask minors under the age of 18 for identification prior to tobacco sales. 
Citizen Fingerprinting Cancelled
There will be no citizen fingerprinting offered on Monday, May 8.  Citizen fingerprinting will resume on Monday, May 15 at 6:30pm.  For information on other locations that offer fingerprinting services visit  

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 phone in or submit your Annapolis crime tip online or through the P3 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.  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 use the P3 Tips smartphone app to submit your "tip".  The Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline is available 24-hours a day Toll FREE 1-866-7LOCKUP.  You can also submit tips by visiting, or make tips through the Apple and Android smartphone app, P3 Tips.  

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 help.  Si Ud. necesita ayuda, pongase en contacto Sr. Joe Hudson.

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Press Information:  Corporal Amy Miguez,, 410-286-9000 x 7261, 443-852-9547

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