Annapolis Police Department honor guard walking down Main Street for the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in 2017.
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Community Events
August 9 – Neighborhood Safety Meeting from 6:30pm to 8pm at Annapolis Police Headquarters at 199 Taylor Av
In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 366 calls for service and arrested 22 people. 
201700003262-Assault-1400 Block Tyler Ave
On Aug 5th at approx 1:23 am the suspect cut the victim with a knife. Kelly Porter, 32 of Annapolis, was arrested on scene. The victim suffered a small laceration to the arm.
201700003264 - Shooting-1100 Block Madison Street
 On August 5th at approx 05:30 am officers were dispatched to the Emergency Room at Anne Arundel Medical Center in reference to a shooting. Scott Lewis Sanders, 27 of Annapolis, walked into the Emergency Room suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso. Sanders was flown to University of Maryland Shock Trauma for treatment. Officers were able locate a crime scene in the 1100 block of Madison St.
201700003265 -Home Invasion-1400 Block Tyler Avenue
On Aug 5th at approx 5am officers responded to the residence for the report of several subjects who had forced their way inside to assault one of the occupants. The suspects then fled the area. The victim was subsequently transported to AAMC for medical treatment for minor injuries as a result of the assault.
201700003266-Theft from Vehicle- Unit block Constitution Ave
Sometime between Aug 4th at 1pm and Aug 5th at 7:20 am unknown suspect entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed property.
201700003267-Theft-1300 block Forest Dr
On Aug 4th at approx 11:58 pm the victim had their cell phone stolen from inside a business in the 1300 block of Forest Dr.
201700003294-Assault- Unit Block Kirby Lane
On Aug 6th at approx 10pm, officers responded to the unit block of Kirby Lane in reference to a subject down in the roadway being assaulted.  Upon arrival, the victim was found lying in the roadway suffering from a head wound.  Investigation revealed the victim was assaulted and struck in the head with an object by the suspects.  The victim was driven to Shock Trauma for treatment of a head wound.

Neighborhood Safety Meeting
The next Neighborhood Safety Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, August 9th from 6:30pm to 8pm at Annapolis Police Headquarters located at 199 Taylor Av.  This meeting is open to anyone who wishes to attend.  We will cover current crime trends in the city.  Food will be served so please RSVP to Sergeant Nicole Vaden at 410-268-9000 ext. 5782 or  

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

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

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