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Community Events
August 6 – National Night Out – Various Locations
August 24 – Community Backpack Fest – Eastport United Methodist Church

In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 295 calls for service and arrested 12 people.      
Stolen Vehicle – 201900003709 – 600-699 Taylor Av – 7/30 from 5:40am to 5:45am: A burgundy 2003 Chevrolet Suburban, TN reg. 9H92J2, was stolen when it was left unlocked with the engine running and the key in the ignition.
Attempted Thefts from Vehicles – 201900003712 – 00-99 North Cherry Grove Av – 07/29 at 8pm to 07/30 at 6:30am: Two unlocked vehicles were entered, but nothing was stolen from either vehicle.
Attempted Thefts from Vehicles – 201900003770 – 900-999 Bellweather Ct – 08/02 at 3:43am: At 5:10am attempted thefts were reported that occurred earlier. An area surveillance camera captured a suspect entering two unlocked vehicles in the area. Nothing was reported stolen from either vehicle.
Stolen & Recovered Bicycle – 201900003772 – 1700-1799 Forest Dr – 08/02 at 10am: A bicycle was stolen when it was left unsecured outside a business. Officers obtained video surveillance footage of a male suspect stealing the bicycle. About an hour later officers located the suspect, Colin Flannigan, 22, of Annapolis, and arrested him. Flannigan told officers where the stolen bicycle was and officers were able to recover it to return it to the owner. Flannigan was charged with theft on a criminal citation and released on signature.
Stolen & Recovered Bicycle – 201900003789 – 400-499 Severn Av – 08/01 at 6pm to 08/02 at 5pm: A black Scott mountain bicycle was reported stolen. The bicycle was secured to a bike rack with a lock. The owner provided a photo of the bicycle to officers. Officers later located the bicycle on Chesapeake Av and Sixth St. The bicycle was returned to the owner.
Burglary – 201900003797 – 200-299 Croll Dr – 08/02 at 7am to 08/03 at 7am: A home was entered, but nothing was reported stolen.
Stolen Vehicles – 201900003802 – 1300-1399 Forest Dr and 900-999 Forest Dr – 07/31 at 12am and 08/03 at 3am: On 08/03 at 4:30am two stolen vehicles were reported. The adult male victim reported that a red 2010 Kymco Agility motor scooter was stolen when he left it with the keys in the ignition and the engine running outside a business in the 1300 block of Forest Dr on 07/31. On 08/03 the victim was driving a silver 2013 Honda Civic, MD reg. 3BB1073, when he saw the scooter being operated on Forest Dr by a male suspect with a female subject behind him. He followed the scooter into the parking lot of a business on Forest Dr and got out of the Honda, leaving it unlocked with the engine running to confront the suspect on the stolen scooter. The victim and the male suspect had a physical altercation and the female subject jumped into the vehicle and drove away, as did the suspect on the scooter.
Attempted Thefts from Vehicles – 201900003804 – 200-299 Bowie Av – 08/04 at 7am: An observant caller reported a male suspect knocking on house doors and attempting to enter vehicles. Officers located Christopher Schaefer, age 36, of Dunkirk and he was identified as the man trying to get into vehicles. Schaefer was previously arrested on 08/04 at 3:30am for hitting a vehicle window with a brick in the unit block of Duke of Gloucester St. He was charged with destruction of property and released on signature. Schaefer was charged with rogue and vagabond, 4th degree burglary and disturbing the peace and released on his own recognizance by the District Court Commissioner.
Theft of Bicycle – 201900003807 – 200-299 King George St – 08/03 at 8pm to 08/04 at 9:45am: A grey Cannondale bicycle was stolen from the side of a home.
Stolen Vehicle – 201900003813 – 00-99 Silverwood Circle – 08/04 from 6:30pm to 7:35pm: A silver 2011 Hyundai Sonata, MD reg. 3DT5551, was stolen when the keys were stolen.

National Night Out
National Night Out events have been planned by several communities in Annapolis for the evening of Tuesday, 08/06. 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 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. National Night Out is always the first Tuesday in August.

Chief Baker and Corporal Parker

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 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 Angelo Watson.  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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