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Sheriff’s Office Investigates Bomb Threat

Eldersburg, Carroll County, Maryland, November 20, 2012 ----At approximately 9:30am, Carroll County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, Crime Scene Technician, and Explosive Detection Canine responded to Liberty High School...

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Westminster, Carroll County, Maryland, September 19, 2012 ---- The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding the identity and location of a Latino female in her 30’s with short, dark brown hair who attempted to cash stolen checks against the bank account of an Eldersburg woman (See...

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Westminster, Carroll County, Maryland July 11, 2011 ---- Michael Andrew Terrell aged 31 of Sykesville surrendered yesterday afternoon to Carroll County Sheriff’s Deputies, who served him with charges for Second Degree Assault, Child Abduction and Disturbing the Peace.   Terrell’s arrest ended a week long...

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On Monday night, an apparently opportunistic thief got away with some cash in Eldersburg.

Around 8 pm, a customer in the Sunoco at the corner of Liberty Road and Georgetown Boulevard was collecting his proceeds from a winning lottery ticket, and someone nearby snatched the money and ran.

The lottery ticket owner chased the...

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The new “Welcome to Eldersburg” sign, first erected in February, was stolen earlier this week.  It was first noticed missing on Tuesday, and may have been stolen Monday night.

Monday night or early Tuesday morning is also the time frame that 32 wheels worth a total of $35,000 turned up missing from Jeff Barnes Chevrolet, less...

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Updated March 18, 2011

On the evening of Saturday, March 5, Eldersburg residents may have noticed a helicopter with searchlights circling above the intersection of Liberty and Sykesville Roads.

The Tuesday Morning Store, in the back area of Princess shopping Center (home of Bob Evans, Rita’s, Crossroads Bowling...

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Carroll County Commissioners voted unanimously today to begin a 3 year transition from the Maryland State Police Resident Trooper Program to the Sheriff’s Department as the Primary Law Enforcement Agency in Carroll County.

The transition will begin on July 1, 2011 and will replace 15 Resident Troopers each year of the next three...

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In Sykesville, Maryland, a Carroll County man was arrested late last night after he endangered an in-flight Maryland State Police helicopter crew by repeatedly spotlighting the aircraft with a laser.

The accused is identified as David H. Hopwood, 35, of the 7000-block of Bristol Place, Sykesville, Md.  He is charged with reckless...

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The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office announced that they have re-captured an inmate who was accidentally released from the Carroll County Detention Center on July 30th.

Thomas Manley Raver, 42, of Pennsylvania Avenue in Westminster was being held at the county detention center...

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Brentyn Finn, a Westminster man charged with robbing Eldersburg’s Susquehanna Bank in February, was sentenced to twenty years in prison. He was found guilty of one charge of armed robbery. Under a plea deal with prosecutors, Finn pleaded not guilty but agreed not to

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Police blocked off traffic along Streaker Road after a 61-year old man living in a house on the 900 block of the street fired at two state troopers sent to check on him by the Department of Social Services.

When police arrived, the man inside fired several shots out the window...

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The Sykesville Police Department is asking residents to increase their vigilance after a rise in juvenile crime in recent months.

According to Sykesville Police Chief John Williams, this year has seen a total of 26 vandalism calls, which is quickly approaching last year’s...

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