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Community Events
August 24 – Community Backpack Fest – Eastport United Methodist Church
August 27 – City Dock Movie Night – Susan Campbell Park
August 28 – Annual Backpack and School Supply Giveaway – Oxford Landing
September 1 – Pre-Labor Day Parade – West Street

In the last 24 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 125 calls for service and arrested 5 people.      
Theft from Vehicle – 201900004075 – 1100-1199 Primrose Ct – 08/18 at 10:30pm to 08/19 at 8:45am: An Apple iPod Touch, charging cord and a USB adapter were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Stolen & Recovered Motor Scooters – 201900004108 – 100-199 South Southwood Av – Prior to 08/20 at 8:30pm: On 08/21 at 8:14am officers responded to a report of two motor scooters submerged in water at the end of South Cherry Grove Av. The two scooters had not been reported stolen, but officers located a Facebook post from the owner reporting that his scooters had been stolen. He reported he realized the scooters were missing on 08/20 at 8:30pm.
Theft from Vehicle – 201900004113 – 600-699 Americana Dr – 08/20 at 1pm to 08/21 at 5am: A backpack with a Dell Latitude laptop computer inside was stolen. The backpack was later recovered in the area, but the laptop was stolen out of it. There were no signs of forced entry to the vehicle.
Theft from Vehicle – 201900004122 – 00-99 Dumbarton Ct – 08/20 at 9pm to 08/21 at 7:55am: Money and two pairs of sunglasses were stolen from an apparently unlocked vehicle.
Armed Robbery – 201900004124 – 400-499 Sixth St – 08/21 at 9:16pm: Officers responded to a store for a report of an armed robbery that just occurred. The adult female clerk reported that a man entered the store confronted her and implied he had a handgun. The suspect threatened to shot the clerk if she didn’t give him money. The suspect took money and fled the area. Officers received information that a man matching the suspect’s description was in the 1100 block of Madison St. Officers responded and located Philip Hyman, 42, of Annapolis. Hyman was identified as the suspect. No handgun was located. Hyman was arrested and charged with armed robbery, robbery, first and second degree assault and theft. He is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond.
Theft from Vehicle – 201900004127 – 1100-1199 Tyler Av – 08/21 at 5:30am to 08/22 at 5:10am: A blue duffle bag full of clothing was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Back to School Events
John Wesley, Mt. Zion and Eastport United Methodist Churches are holding Community Backpack Fest 2019 at Eastport United Methodist Church on Saturday, 08/24, from 10am to 12pm. For more information visit The long running Annual Backpack and School Supply Giveaway in the Oxford Landing community will be held 08/28 from 3pm to 7pm.

No Citizen Fingerprinting
No citizen fingerprinting will be offered 08/26 and 09/02. Citizen fingerprinting will resume Monday, 09/09, at 6:30pm.

City Dock Movie Night
The Annapolis Police Department and City of Annapolis Arts on Public Places Commission are hosting a free movie night at Susan Campbell Park at the City Dock on Tuesday, 08/27, from 6pm to 10pm.

Pre-Labor Day Parade and City Offices Closed
There will be road closures on Sunday, 09/01, due to the Annual Pre-Labor Day Elks Parade. Road closures are scheduled between 3pm and 5pm from West St at Amos Garrett Blvd to Calvert St. The First Sunday Arts Festival is also being held on 09/01 from 11am to 5pm. West St will be closed between Calvert St and Church Circle during the event. City of Annapolis offices will be closed on Monday, 09/02, in observance of Labor Day.

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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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