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November 27 – Eastport Working Together – 1014 President St

In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 255 calls for service and arrested 15 people.   
Shooting – 201800005056 – 1100-1199 Madison St – 11/24 at 4:13am: Officers responded for a report of a shooting and located an adult male shooting victim, Marvin Venerable, 34, of Severn. Mr. Venerable was transported to an area hospital for treatment where he was in stable, but serious condition. The shooting is believed to have occurred outside in the parking lot. This is an active and fluid investigation and we urge anyone with information to contact our detectives at 410-260-3439. You can also submit anonymous tips through Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
Rape – 201800005057 – 1200-1299 Ashton Ct – 11/24 at 3am: Officers responded to a 9-1-1 call for help and discovered an adult female domestic violence victim assaulted by Fernando Esteves, 28, of Annapolis. Esteves physically attacked the victim and raped her. Officers arrested Esteves and he was initially charged with first and second degree assault and reckless endangerment. Esteves was held at the Jennifer Road Detention without bond. Detectives continued their investigation and additional charges were sought against Esteves. Esteves has been further charged with first and second degree rape and reckless endangerment. He is still being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond.
Burglary – 201800005060 – 600-699 Tuckahoe Creek Ct – 11/19 at 6pm to 11/24 at 11am: The home was entered through an unsecured window and a light fixture was stolen.
Vehicle Theft and Recovery – 201800005068 – 400-499 Sixth St – 11/24 at 10:15pm: The adult female victim discovered her purse had been stolen while she was inside a restaurant. She immediately went to check on her vehicle parked outside and discovered it had been stolen. Officers searched for the vehicle and located it at 11:45pm in the unit block of Bens Dr. Officers saw a male suspect standing next to the driver’s door, but the man walked away while officers were exiting their vehicles. Officers stopped the man, identified as Pedro Nguyen, 35, of Annapolis, and located the vehicle keys and contents of the stolen purse along the path Nguyen had taken upon leaving the vehicle. When officers contacted the victim about her vehicle’s recovery she reported that her stolen credit card had been used at an area business. Officers discovered Nguyen used the victim’s stolen credit card before officers located him. Nguyen was arrested and charged with motor vehicle theft, theft, theft of credit card, fraudulent use of a credit card and false statement, for giving officers a false name during booking. Nguyen had three active warrants for his arrest.
Burglary – 201800005077 – 600-699 Tuckahoe Creek Ct – 11/24 at 2pm to 11/25 at 12:45pm: The home was entered through an unsecured window and a light fixture and stainless steel range hood were stolen.
Attempted Thefts from Vehicles – 201800005086 – Burnham Wood Ct, Devon Ct, Chelsea Ct and Dorset Ct – 11/26 at 1:20am: An observant caller reported two male suspects entering and rummaging through vehicles. Officers searched the area, but did not locate the suspects. Approximately thirteen apparently unlocked vehicles were entered, but so far no items have been reported stolen. 

Eastport Working Together
Harbour House and Eastport Terrace residents, Eastport neighbors, and government and community leaders are invited to attend an Eastport Working Together meeting on Tuesday, 11/27, at 6:30pm at the Rosalie Mitchell Community Center, 1014 President St. Everyone is welcome. Community service hours are available for HACA residents.

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 $49,887 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 Officer Paul Sullivan.  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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