Sign up now for CodeRED emergency alert before Somerset County tests its system

  PRINCESS ANNE — Somerset County public safety officials are encouraging residents to be better prepared for potential disasters with participation in their emergency notification system.  Officials would like to see more residents sign up for CodeRED, a new mass notification system now being used by the county. “CodeRED is an innovative and beneficial addition […]

Armed suspect tries to rob New Life Apostolic Church meeting

PRINCESS ANNE — Princess Anne Police are seeking the public’s help in finding the person who attempted to break up a church gathering and commit armed robbery on those in attendance.   It was at 7:14 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 7 when police responded to the parish house of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church located on […]

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office posts latest incidents and arrests

WESTOVER — The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office reports the following recent incidents and arrests.   Rahim Harum Abdul of Crisfield, arrested 11-15-17 on a fugitive warrant through Georgia. Abdul was later held without bond pending extradition.   Tyler Kenneth Lee Swift Sr.of Crisfield, arrested 11-16-17 for driving under the influence of alcohol, driving while impaired […]

State Police on Lower Shore to be on the lookout for impaired driver and speeders

PIKESVILLE — With extra traffic expected this Thanksgiving holiday, Maryland State Police will have additional troopers on patrol who will be using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, respond quickly to highway incidents and take appropriate enforcement action when violations are observed that threaten the safety of travelers.   Starting on Thursday, troopers […]

Princess Anne Police reports incidents and arrests

PRINCESS ANNE — The Princess Anne Police Department reports the following incidents and arrests. • On 11-3-17, the Princess Anne Police Department served Michelle Renee Farrow-Maddox, 47, of East New Market, Maryland with an outstanding District Court criminal summons. The criminal summons charged Farrow-Maddox with forgery-order money and goods, obtain goods and money-forgery, bad check/issue […]

Crisfield Police want to talk to area man about Oct. 6 homicide

CRISFIELD — Crisfield Police would like to speak to Micah Lamar Blue, as part of their investigation into the Oct. 6 murder of Mark Laquan Smith at the Crisfield Housing Authority. Blue, 34, who resided at 509 Twin Creeks Lane in Salisbury is wanted for questioning only at this time. He is also known to […]