Annapolis Police Department Daily Report

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November 1-22 – Thanksgiving Food Drive – 199 Taylor Av

In the last 24 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 105 calls for service and arrested 6 people.      
UPDATE - Armed Robbery – 201900005515 – 00-99 Clay St – 11/06 at 12:07am: The adult male victim reported that he was walking in the area when a dark sedan stopped in the roadway next to him. A male occupant got out of the vehicle and displayed a handgun. The suspect took the victim’s cell phone and car keys and then fled the area in the vehicle. The victim was not injured. The suspects were not located. UPDATE - On 11/06 at 1:27am officers responded to the 1400 block of Tyler Av for a report of a burglary in progress. Officers arrested one suspect inside the home, Marquise Travis, 20, of Annapolis. Another suspect was able to flee out of the home on foot. Officers who responded to the burglary also made contact with an adult female sitting in a vehicle outside the home that was burglarized. The female was allowed to leave the area in the vehicle after being interviewed as a possible witness to the burglary. Officers investigating the armed robbery on Clay St soon realized that the vehicle seen on Tyler Av was the same one the robbery suspect got out of on Clay St. Officers were able to locate the vehicle parked in the unit block of Marcs Ct. The vehicle is registered to an apartment on Marcs Ct and a male subject was seen leaving the apartment. The man was detained, as he matched the description of the suspect who successfully fled the burglary on Tyler Av. The man was identified as Keshawn Gross, 21, of Annapolis. Detectives obtained search and seizure warrants and upon searching the residence on Marcs Ct a loaded handgun and suspected marijuana, cocaine and Xanax and other items of evidentiary value were seized. Gross was arrested and charged with armed robbery, 4th degree burglary and 8 other related charges. Gross is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond. Travis, arrested at the burglary on Tyler Av, was charged with 4th degree burglary and possession of CDS. He is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond.

Thanksgiving Food Drive
The Annapolis Police Department will be accepting donations of food for a Thanksgiving Food Drive from 11/01 to 11/22.  We will be providing Thanksgiving meals to local families and donating the remaining food to local food pantries.  We need 5# bags of potatoes, 2# bags of onions, jars of gravy, cans of cranberry sauce, cans of sweet potato, cans of green beans, bags or boxes of stuffing, cans of cream of mushroom soup and french fried onions.  Other items needed are boxed pastas and pasta sauce, peanut butter and jelly, cereal, soups and other canned meals, boxed macaroni and cheese, healthy snacks like breakfast bars and dried fruit, and baby food.  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.

City Offices Closed & No Citizen Fingerprinting
City Offices will be closed and no citizen fingerprinting will be offered Monday, 11/11. Citizen fingerprinting will resume Monday, 11/18, at 6:30pm. Additionally, no citizen fingerprinting will be offered Monday, December 23 and Monday, December 30.

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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.

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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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