Crime, Emergency Response

Car stolen during Perry Hall burglary, youth robbed in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating two burglaries and a robbery that were reported this week. Sometime between 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 28, and 6 a.m. on Monday, July 29, a known individual entered a residence in the 8800-block of Fox Circle in Perry Hall (21128) via an unlocked door and stole a vehicle key and license plate. The …


Crime, Emergency Response

Homes burglarized in Hillendale, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating three residential burglaries that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 10 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, and 7 a.m. on Thursday, July 25, four youths entered a residence in the 1800-block of Loch Shiel Way (21234) ad stole several personal items as well as a vehicle. Officers were able to later recover …


Baltimore woman sentenced to five years in connection with retail theft conspiracy

BALTIMORE, MD – Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh announced on Thursday that Lisa M. Williams, 55, was sentenced for her role in a widespread retail theft conspiracy. The Honorable Yolanda Tanner of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City sentenced Williams to five years’ imprisonment for Conspiracy to Commit a Theft Scheme of $100,000 or more. According to information presented …

Maryland State Police, Vehicle Theft Prevention Council offer tips to secure vehicles

PIKESVILLE, MD – The Maryland State Police, along with the Maryland Vehicle Theft Prevention Council, are reminding motorists to take simple steps to avoid having their vehicles stolen. The warnings come as July is National Vehicle Theft Prevention Month. In Maryland, a car is stolen every 40 minutes, while one is stolen every 45 seconds in the United States. Overall, 50 percent …

Nottingham man shoplifts, steals police SUV while handcuffed

ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Authorities have arrested a Nottingham man after he shoplifted various items then stole a police SUV – while handcuffed. At about 10 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, police responded to the WalMart located in the 3200-block of North Ridge Road in Ellicott City (21043) for a report of a merchandise theft in progress. An officer arrived …

Numerous cars vandalized, broken into in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD – On the very same night that the newly-formed Seven Court Citizens on Patrol held a community meeting and cookout, several cars in the community were vandalized and broken into. Early Monday morning, reports came trickling in from various residents in Nottingham and Perry Hall indicating that their vehicles had either been vandalized or damaged. Vehicles were …