December 5 – January 1 – Food Drive – 199 Taylor Av
December 30 – Cocoa with a Cop at Miracle on Annapolis Street from 11am to 3pm
January 15 – Eastport Working Together – 1017 President St
In the last 48 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 153 calls for service and arrested 8 people.
Stolen Vehicle – 201800005566 – 100-199 West St – 12/24 at 11:36am: The driver left a light blue 2010 Hyundai Sonata, MD reg. 4DE8808, unlocked with the keys inside while they went into the store. From inside the store they saw an adult male suspect get in the vehicle and drive away. The victim and a friend followed the stolen vehicle in another car and last saw it being operated on West St near Solomons Island Rd.
Theft from Vehicle – 201800005578 – 1200-1299 Hollyday Ct – 12/22 at 4pm to 12/24 at 5pm: A Google Home Max speaker was stolen from the trunk of a vehicle. The trunk may have been left open.
Robbery – 201800005580 – 1000-1099 Madison St – 12/24 at 11pm: The adult female victim was sitting in her parked vehicle when she was approached by a man asking for directions. He left and returned a few minutes later and demanded her cell phone and purse. He stole a bag and left the area on foot. The suspect was not located.
Recovered Stolen Vehicle – 201800005585 – 1300-1399 Forest Dr – 12/25 at 1:45pm: An officer witnessed a hit and run accident on Spa Rd near Old Forest Dr. The driver of the Honda involved in the accident did not stop and immediately drove off road near Annapolis Middle School. The driver struck a short wooden pole and fled out of the vehicle on foot. As he was running he threw a digital scale. Officers caught up to him and arrested him. He was identified as a 17 year old male from Glen Burnie. Officers found 11 grams of suspect marijuana on his person. The vehicle was discovered to have been stolen in Anne Arundel County. The 17 year old was charged on a juvenile citation with motor vehicle theft, theft, possession of CDS, driving without a license and other traffic charges.
Theft of Bicycle – 201800005596 – 100-199 West St – 12/23 from 10pm to 10:05pm: A black Novara bicycle with a yellow front fork was stolen after it was left unlocked behind the business for a few minutes.
Burglary – 201800005591 – 1000-1099 President St – 12/25 at 9pm to 12/26 at 12:30am: The apartment was entered through an unlocked window and an Xbox game console was stolen.
Make a Plan to get Home Safely
‘Tis the season to be merry, but if you are making merry by drinking and driving, make a new plan. Make a plan for getting home safely before heading to your holiday party. If you see a suspected drunk driver, report it to the police by calling 410-268-4141 or 9-1-1.
City Offices Closed & No Citizen Fingerprinting
City offices will be closed Monday, 12/24, Tuesday, 12/25, and Tuesday, 01/01. Citizen fingerprinting will not be offered Monday, 12/24, and Monday, 12/31. Citizen fingerprinting will resume Monday, 01/07.
Food Drive for Local Schools & Community Centers
The Annapolis Police Department will be accepting donations of food to help stock Annapolis food pantries at schools and community centers from 12/05 to 01/01. We need peanut butter, jelly, canned chili, canned chicken, canned, tuna, boxed macaroni and cheese or cups, pasta, individual cereal boxes, oatmeal packets, fruit/applesauce cups and canned ravioli. Please check expiration dates, expired food will not be accepted. You can drop off donations any time at the police department at 199 Taylor Avenue.
Cocoa with a Cop
Come and join us at the Miracle on Annapolis Street event on 12/30 from 11am to 3pm. Take a few minutes and get to know your local law enforcement team, even better let your kids know how approachable the police are, should they ever need help. Come sip Cocoa with a Cop!
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, 01/15, at 6:30pm at the Rosalie Mitchell Community Center, 1014 President St. Everyone is welcome. Community service hours are available for HACA residents.