Posted on: January 20, 2017

Jan. 19 voting record

The voting record from the Jan. 19 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published.

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Feb. 2 agenda is set

The agenda for the Feb. 2 Board of Aldermen meeting is published.

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Personnel Board seeks applicants

The City of Frederick is seeking applicants to serve on its Personnel Board, which is responsible for hearing any appeal made by a full-time City employee who is suspended, demoted or discharged.

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Community Foundation of Frederick County Awards Grants to Weinberg Center

The Weinberg Center for the Arts has been awarded three grants by the Community Foundation of Frederick County.

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Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing301-600-2868 | alewis@cityoffrederick.com

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Community Foundation of Frederick County Awards Grants to Weinberg Center for Ticket Initiatives, Historic Preservation

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Storyteller Jon Spelman Takes Weinberg Stage for Family and Adult Performances

Storyteller Jon Spelman is set to offer two unique performances at the Weinberg Center for the Arts. On February 10 at 8:00pm, Spelman will present Facing the Bull, the true tale of his journey with cancer.

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Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing301-600-2868 | alewis@cityoffrederick.com

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Storyteller Jon Spelman Takes Weinberg Stage for Family and Adult Performances

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Snow situation information, updates available

In the event of significant snowfall in The City of Frederick, several sources offer information about schedule changes, snow removal and road conditions.

The following information is available:

  • Updates of Public Works Salt / Snow Crew operations

City’s Snow Emergency Line: 301-600-7669 (SNOW)

  • Announcements of changes to The City of Frederick opening/closing

City’s Emergency Public Information Line: 301-600-130...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Frederick Speaker Series to Feature NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The Frederick Speaker Series will kick off its fifth season with all-time leading scorer and six-time NBA champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Thursday, January 26. The event begins at 7:30pm at the Weinberg Center for the Arts.

Media Contact: Ashley Birdsell LewisManager of Marketing, Weinberg Center for the Arts

301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

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Frederick Speaker Series to Feature NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

 

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

No pickup for Christmas trees; drop-off option open

The City of Frederick does not collect Christmas trees. Trees may be dropped off as part of a recycling program at several locations around The City.

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Frederick Playlist Announces 3rd Annual Frederick Music Showcase at Weinberg Center

Frederick News-Post’s Frederick Playlist has announced the lineup for the third annual Frederick Music Showcase, to be held once again at the Weinberg Center for the Arts. The showcase will take place Thursday, February 16 beginning at 7:00pm.

Media Contact:Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFrederick Playlist Announces 3rd Annual Frederick Music Showcase at Weinberg Center

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Thriving: Study ranks Frederick's work/life environment high

For college graduates' future, Frederick ranks 43 out of 589 cities evaluated.

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Sustainability Committee applicants sought

The City of Frederick's Sustainability Committee has a vacancy to fill.

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Tax credit for work on historic property

Applications for the City of Frederick Historic Preservation Property Tax Credit are due on April 1, 2017.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Sara Evans, Oak Ridge Boys, and Red Green to Play Weinberg Center

Three new shows have been added to the Weinberg Center for the Arts lineup, including country recording star Sara Evans, the GRAMMY®-winning Oak Ridge Boys with special guest Larry Gatlin, and comedian Red Green.

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Ashley BirdsellLewis, Manager of Marketing

301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

 

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SaraEvans, Oak Ridge Boys, and Red Green to Play Weinberg Center

 

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Compost bins for sale to city residents

The City of Frederick is offering compost bins for sale, $20 plus tax

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Posted on: January 22, 2017

Frederick Police Arrest Wanted Man (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit arrested a Frederick man with four (4) outstanding warrants, along with a female for harboring a fugitive

On 01-21-2017, members of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit made contact with and arrested John Leroy Nichols, Jr in the 1600 block of Rosemont Avenue, in Frederick City.  Nichols had four outstanding warrants through...

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Posted on: January 21, 2017

Frederick Police Arrest Two Men After Guns Located (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit has arrested one adult male and a juvenile male after locating two handguns.

On 01/20/2017, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit observed a vehicle commit a traffic violation in the area of N. East Street and E. Patrick Street, in Frederick City. A traffic stop was conducted in the 800 block o...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Frederick Police Department Makes DUI/DWI Arrest from Vehicle Collision, CR17-4783

Frederick, MD.-On 1/19/2017 at approximately 6:40pm, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the 1300 Blk of West Patrick Street for a vehicle collision which possibly involved personal injury.

Frederick, MD.-On 1/19/2017 at approximately 6:40pm, officers of the
Frederick Police Department responded to the 1300 Blk of West Patrick Streetfor a vehicle collision which possibly involved personal injury. Upon arrival,
officers learned that a red...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

FPD Detectives investigating a Shooting off Stonegate Dr

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT
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January 19, 2017

FPD Detectives investigating a Shooting off Stonegate Dr.

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Update: Missing Adult Located, CR2017-004260

Missing Adult Dorothy Leigh Simms located

Frederick, MD.-On 1/18/17 Dorothy Leigh Simms was located in good health and without any injuries. The Frederick Police Department would like to thank the public for its assistance in the manner.

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Suspicious Vehicle Leads to Heroin and Weapon Charges (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop resulting in two arrests and the seizure of heroin and crack cocaine

On 01-12-2017, at 12:06 AM, an officer with the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit observed a suspicious vehicle in the Frederick Shopping Center, located at 1305 W 7th Street, in Frederick City.

During the investigation into the suspic...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

FPD To Host Coffee With A Cop

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

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January 11, 2017

FPD TO HOST COFFEE WITH A COP

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department will be hosting Coffee With A Cop at Anytime Fitness, 2405 Whittier Drive, Frederick, on Saturday, January 2...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Arrest Warrants Issued For Two Suspects in Shooting Incident (CIS)

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Arrest Warrants Issued For Two Suspects in Shooting Incident (FPD)

On 12/29/2016 at approximately 1433 hours, officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to a shooting that occurred in the parking lot at the Latino Market located at 10 Hillcrest Drive, Frederick, MD.

Upon arrival it was determined a large figh...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Frederick Police Department arrest man for wear, carry, transport of handgun and CDS possession.

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The Frederick Police Department arrested a man this evening for wear, carry, transport of a handgun and possession of marijuana over 10 grams.

While conducting an investigation into welfare check in the area of Linden Ave, officers from the Frederick Police Department located a vehicle occupied by two individuals.  Further investigation would reveal the occupants were in possession of m...

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Posted on: January 8, 2017

Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person

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The Frederick Police Department is requesting assistance in locating a missing person

On 01/07/2017 at approximately 1:17 PM the Frederick Police Department received a report of a missing person. The reporting party advised police they last spoke to the missing person the morning of 01/07/2017.

The Frederick Police Department is requesting ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Police Arrest Male For Possession With Intent to Distribute Marijuana and Cocaine (Patrol 17-1128)

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On 01/05/17 at approximately 4:09pm Officers with the Frederick Police Department responded to a drug complaint in the area of Hope Circle and Pennsylvania Ave.  Upon arrival Officers located the vehicle and driver matching the description provi...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

*UPDATE* - Missing Juvenile Found

The Frederick Police Department thanks the public for their assistance finding a missing 14 year-old, Dontae Rodriguez.

*UPDATE*

Dontae was found on 1/3/17. He was unharmed. The Frederick Police Department thanks the public for their assistance in finding Dontae.

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The Frederick Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public locating a missing...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Lock Your Vehicle, Home, and Garage Doors

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

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December 30, 2016

LOCK YOUR VEHICLE, HOME AND GARAGE DOORS

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to remind everyone to lock your house, garage, and vehicle doors.  ...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Frederick Police Investigate Shooting

Frederick Police responded to a large fight and shots fired incident in the unit block of Hillcrest Dr. When they arrived, officers found a victim who had been shot, suffering non-life threatening injuries.

On 12/29/16 at approximately 1430 hours, officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to a shooting incident near a shopping center on Hillcrest Drive. Arriving officers found a male subject had been shot and had non-life threatening injuries. ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2016

FPD Honored at Governor's Crime Prevention Awards

Frederick Police Members and Programs Honored at 37th Annual Governor's Crime Prevention Awards

December 13, 2016

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is proud to announce the recognition of members and programs of this agency and the commun...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Prevent Package Thefts

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

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December 8, 2016

FREDERICK POLICE REMIND RESIDENTS ABOUT PORCH PACKAGE THEFTS

FREDERICK, MD – During the holiday season, many people purchase gifts online and have them delivered to their ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Frederick Police will be conducting DUI Saturation Patrols

Officers from the Frederick Police will be out in force during the holiday season working to keep the roads safe from drunk and drugged drivers. The department conducts several saturation patrols and checkpoints throughout the year specifically targeting ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Holiday Safety Tips

 

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to remind everyone to be extra vigilant during this holiday season.  We realize that the holiday season is often hectic and at times we become complacent.  By usi...

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