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Community Events
August 7 – National Night Out – Various Locations
August 8 – Neighborhood Safety Meeting – 199 Taylor Av
In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 422 calls for service and arrested 15 people.   
Shots Fired – 201800003177 – 800-899 Brooke Ct – 08/03 at 8:50pm: Officers responded for reports of shots fired and discovered two parked, unoccupied vehicles were struck by gunfire. No victims or suspects were located.
Shots Fired – 201800003180 – 00-99 Bens Dr – 08/04 at 1:10am: Officers responded for reports of shots fired and discovered that one parked, unoccupied vehicle was struck by gunfire. No victims or suspects were located.
Burglary – 201800003188 – 00-99 State Circle – 07/25 and 08/04: A female suspect entered unpaid hotel rooms on two occasions. A set of room keys were stolen.
Theft from Vehicle – 201800003206 – 00-99 Steele Av – 08/03 at 10pm to 08/05 at 8am: Money was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Thefts from Vehicles – 201800003210 & 3211 – 00-99 Gilmer St and 00-99 Parole St – 08/06 at 12:45am: An observant caller reported seeing a male suspect in her apparently unlocked vehicle. When he was confronted he fled the area on foot. Money and a bank card were stolen from the vehicle. While officers were looking for the suspect they spoke to resident on Parole St who reported she saw a male suspect in her unlocked vehicle at 12:10am. When he was confronted he fled the area on foot. A water bottle and cigarettes were stolen from the vehicle. The suspect was not located.
Shooting Arrest – 201800002595 – On 06/30 at 12:26am there was a shooting on Edgewood Av between West St and McGuckian St. The adult male victim was shot and suffered critical injuries. Detectives quickly identified Ronreques Johnson, 24, of Annapolis as a suspect in the shooting. On 08/03 at 1:45pm Johnson was located in Glen Burnie and arrested. Johnson was charged with attempted first degree murder and 6 other related charges. He is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond.

National Night Out
National Night Out events have been planned by several communities in Annapolis for the evening of Tuesday, 08/07. National Night Out is America’s night out against crime. Officers from the Annapolis Police Department will be attending events planned for Obery Court, Chambers Park, Annapolis Walk, Annapolis Gardens and Bay Ridge Gardens. If you live in these communities please come and join us and your neighbors. If your neighborhood isn’t hosting an event this year please consider planning one for next year. National Night Out is always the first Tuesday in August.

Neighborhood Safety Meeting
The next Neighborhood Safety meeting will be held, Wednesday, 08/08, from 6:30pm to 8pm at Annapolis Police Headquarters, 199 Taylor Avenue. Lt. Thomas from Anne Arundel County Police Department will be talking about warning signs of suicide in teens and adults and effective prevention strategies. Anyone is welcome to attend this meeting.  As always we will also be going over the current crime trends in Annapolis.  Food will be served so please RSVP to Sergeant Amy Miguez at 410-268-9000 ext. 7261 or 

No Citizen Fingerprinting in August
There will be no citizen fingerprinting offered in August or Monday, 09/03. Citizen fingerprinting will resume Monday, 09/10, at 6:30pm.

Chief Baker and Corporal Parker

Hiring Lateral Police Officers

Do you know a police officer who wants to work in Annapolis? 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 starting salary for lateral officers starts at $48,909 and goes up depending on 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 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:  Sergeant Amy Miguez,, 410-268-9000 x 7261, 443-852-9547

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