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Posted on: February 11, 2016

The City of Frederick Weekly Public Meeting Schedule

The City of Frederick Weekly Public Meeting Schedule
Week of February 15th Frederick MD – February 11, 2016 The weekly public meeting schedule for The City of Frederick for the week of February 15th is as follows.

Monday – February 15, 2016...Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2016

Local Shelters Open Due to Dangerously Cold Temperatures & Wind Chill Factor

MEDIA RELEASE

Local Shelters Open Due to Dangerously Cold Temperatures & Wind Chill Factor

Frederick MD – February 11, 2016 Due to the dangerously cold temperatures and low wind chill factors predicted for this weekend, the following shelters ...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

Landmark African-American Silent Film, “Tootsie,” “Reservoir Dogs,” and More to Screen at Weinberg

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Landmark African-American Silent Film, “Tootsie,” “Reservoir Dogs,” and More to Screen at Weinberg

FREDERICK, Md., Friday, Fe...Read on...

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

City Seeks Member to Fill Vacancy on Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee

City Seeks Member to Fill Vacancy on Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee

Frederick, MD – February 12, 2016: The City of Frederick is currently seeking interested individuals to fill an unexpired term on the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committ...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2016

No Parking in Designated Restricted Parking Areas

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MEDIA RELEASE

No Parking in Designated Restricted Parking Areas

Enforcement of these restrictions will be carried out as posted
Frederick, MD – February 10, 2016: The Department of Public Works would like to remind residents to be aware of and obey...Read on...

Posted on: February 9, 2016

City Government Offices Closed on Presidents’ Day

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City Government Offices Closed on Presidents’ Day
Clarification of City Schedules

Frederick, MD – February 9, 2016: The City of Frederick Government Offices will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day on Monday, February 15, 2015...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Traffic Advisory - Yellow Springs Rd at Old Farm Drive/Gate – signal pattern changes

Yellow Springs Rd at Old Farm Drive/Gate – signal pattern changes

Frederick, MD – February 2, 2016: Due to recent incidents and citizen requests, the City will be modifying the traffic signal pattern on Yellow Springs Road at Old Farm Drive/Gate.

B...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

The Frederick Police Department would like to warn consumers about a phone scam targeting taxpayers.

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FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to warn consumers about a phone scam targeting taxpayers. Victims are told that they owe money to the IRS and it must be paid immediately through a pre-loaded debit/credit card or wire transfer. ...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

Frederick Playlist Announces 2nd Annual Frederick Music Showcase at Weinberg Center

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Frederick Playlist Announces 2nd Annual Frederick Music Showcase at Weinberg Center

FREDERICK, Md., Thursday, January 14, 201...Read on...

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Posted on: December 15, 2015

Weinberg’s 3rd Annual Americana Music Festival to Feature Keller Williams and More

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Weinberg’s 3rd Annual Americana Music Festival to Feature Keller Williams and More

FREDERICK, Md., Friday, December 11, 2015 ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 15, 2015

Folk Music Legend and Activist Joan Baez Joins Weinberg Center Season

Ashley Birdsell, Manager of Marketing
301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFolk Music Legend and Activist Joan Baez Joins Weinberg Center Season

FREDERICK, Md., Tuesday, December 8, 2015 — The Weinberg Center for the ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 6, 2015

Straight No Chaser: The New Old Fashioned Tour Added to Weinberg Center Season

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Straight No Chaser: The New Old Fashioned Tour Added to Weinberg Center Season

FREDERICK, Md., Friday, November 6, 2015 — The...Read on...

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Police News

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

Frederick Police Department Investigating Residential Burglary, 2016-9770

Frederick, MD-On 02/09/2016 at approximately 8:34pm, officers responded to the 200Blk of West Patrick Street for a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers were able to contact the victim who was initially hiding in the residence. At that point the vi...Read on...

Posted on: February 9, 2016

Coffee With A Cop event to be held on 2/26/2016 at Dublin Roasters

The Frederick Police Department will be hosting the next Coffee With A Cop on
February 26, 2016 at Dublin Roasters Coffee (1780 N. Market St. Frederick, MD) from 08:00am to 10:00 am.

Please come out and join us for free coffee and conversation. No a...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Frederick Police Department Arrests Suspect in Kidnapping Incident (CID)

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On 02/05/2016 at approximately 0715 hours officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to the Best Western hotel on Prospect Boulevard for an assault that just occurred. The victim and other witnesses who were present at the scene were intervi...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Frederick Police Department Arrests Suspect in Stabbing Incident (CID)

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On 02/05/2016 at approximately 1:55 AM Frederick Police Officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 600 block of North Market Street. Officers arrived within seconds and located the victim at the time suffering from stab wounds to his lower to...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Breaking into Car

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On 02/01/2016 at approx. 1520 hrs, FPD was dispatched for a reported theft in progress in the 200BLK of Bishops Glen Ct. Upon arrival, Officers found a subject, later identified as the defendant, Shane Crenshaw (B/M,11-10-1990, 100BLK of Heathfield Dr) be...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Frederick Police Arrest Two after Seizing Over 80 Grams of Marijuana (SCT)

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On 02-04-2016, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Team observed a suspicious vehicle in the area of Biggs Avenue and Rosemont Avenue, in Frederick City.

During the investigation, there came a time when the suspicious vehicle ...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Frederick Police Arrest Man for Vehicle Theft (SCT)

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On 04/15/2015, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the area of 1035 West Patrick Street, in Frederick City, in reference to a stolen vehicle.

When officers arrived on scene, they contacted the victim. The victim advised he left h...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2016

** UPDATE** Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missing Juvenile (CID)

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** On 02/04/2016, Anthony Hill was located and returned safely **

On 01/29/2016 at approximately 1416 hours the Frederick Police Department received a report of a missing person. Detective Lege was later assigned as the lead investigator for this inci...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2016

MAN CHARGED FOR 1996 COLD CASE MURDER

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FREDERICK, MD – A man has been charged for a 1996 cold case murder as a result of extensive investigative work by the Frederick Police Department’s (FPD) Criminal Investigations Division. Lloyd Harris, 52, is charged in the murder of Stacy Lynn Hoffmaster...Read on...

Posted on: January 30, 2016

Police Arrest Husband for 1st Degree assault on his wife (Case #2016-005978)

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On 01/24/2016 at approximately 1:24 PM, officers from the Frederick Police Department were dispatched to a 911 call in the 2400 block of Lakeside Drive. Upon arrival, Officer Alvarez located a female victim lying in her bed and she was dizzy and disorient...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2016

Arrest of a Wanted Subject Leads to Possession With Intent to Distribute Drug Charges

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Officers of the Frederick Police Department Patrol Division stopped a subject, identified as Anthony Lamont Carroll of the 6600 Blk of Seagull Ct, in the area of 90 Waverly Dr late in the evening on 01/27/16. It was discovered that Carroll had 2 active C...Read on...

Posted on: January 26, 2016

Frederick Police Department Investigating Personal Injury Accident, 2016-006372

Frederick, MD.-On 01/26/2016 officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the area of North Market Street and West 13th Street for a personal injury collision. Upon arrival, officers discovered a female bicyclist had been struck by a vehicle a...Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2016

Frederick Police Arrest Three in Connection to December Burglary (SCT)

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On 12-29-2015, officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the Waverley Elementary School, located at 201 Waverley Drive, in reference to a destruction of property call for service.

Through the initial investigation, it was found the sus...Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2016

Traffic Stop Leads to Recovery of 2 Stolen Firearms

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Officers of the Frederick Police Department Patrol Division initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of the Carroll Park Manor subdivision late in the evening on 01/21/2016. The driver, later identified as Jawan Eugene Jackson, immediately exit...Read on...

Posted on: January 19, 2016

Frederick Police Arrest Local Woman for Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substances

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Officer Jeremy Johnston of the Frederick Police department was on patrol in the area of the 1400 block of Key Parkway when he observed a vehicle with an inoperable brake light. While conducting a traffic stop on the vehicle for the equipment violation, Of...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2016

Martinsburg Man Arrested on Human Trafficking Charges (SCT)

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On 01-14-2016, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Team and Drug Enforcement Unit received information in reference to a female engaging in sexual activity for money. The location of this complaint was the Motel 6, located at 999 ...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2016

Frederick Police responded to multiple tampering with MV's during early morning hours.

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On 01/14/2016 Officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to several tampering with motor vehicle reports in the areas of North Crossing, Willowbrook, Clover Ridge, & Tuscarora Creek subdivisions, which are located in the north end of the city...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2016

Youth Resource Guide (4th edition) Released

January 14, 2016

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department along with the Frederick County Juvenile Delinquency Prevention and Policy Board (JDPPB), a subcommittee of the Local Management Board, is pleased to announce the release of the fourth ed...Read on...

Posted on: January 4, 2016

FPD to Hold Crime Awareness & Prevention Summit - February 6th

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January 4, 2016

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department along with the Neighborhood Advisory Councils are pleased to offer the 2016 Community Crime Awareness & Prevention Summit. The summit will take place on Saturday, February 6th from 8:00 a...Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2015

Frederick Police Warn Residents About Continued IRS Tax Scams

December 17, 2015

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to warn consumers about a phone scam targeting taxpayers. Victims are told that they owe money to the IRS and it must be paid immediately through a pre-loaded debit/credit ca...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2015

FREDERICK POLICE TO HOLD 2ND ANNUAL “PACK A POLICE CAR” EVENT

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FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department will be holding its 2nd annual “Pack A Police Car” event on Saturday, December 12th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in front of the Walmart located at 1811 Monocacy Blvd. Members from the Frederick Police Departme...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2015

Frederick Police Arrest Two for Heroin (SCT)

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On 08-25-2015, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Team observed a suspicious vehicle in the 900 block of W. Patrick Street, in Frederick City.

During the investigation, there came a time when the suspicious vehicle was stoppe...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2015

Frederick Police Arrest Man and Woman for Heroin (SCT)

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On 08-19-2015, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Team observed a suspicious vehicle in the area of W. Patrick Street and Baughman’s Lane, in Frederick City.

While conducting surveillance on the suspicious vehicle, officers o...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2015

The Frederick Police Department Make an Arrest in the Murder of Mr. Brandon Brown (CID)

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UPDATE:

The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce an arrest in the murder investigation of Mr. Brandon Brown. Mr. Brown was murdered on 06/13/2015 at approximately 5:12 pm as he was selling ice cream for the "Big Daddy Ice Cream" truck, i...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Frederick Police Determine Death investigation to be a Homicide (CID)

UPDATE:

The victim, identified as Gloria Watson (DOB; 09/12/62: 52 year old female), was found dead in her apartment at 4:36 pm on 6/3/2015. Ms Watson has been transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, in Baltimore, for an autopsy. The...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

Frederick Police make arrest for 1st Degree Burglary

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On May 15, 2015, at approximately 0029 hours, Frederick Police Department received a call for a residential burglary in the 400 block of N. Market Street. The victim stated an unknown male was located inside her residence and jumped out the window. She ...Read on...


Road Closures

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Posted on: January 13, 2016

Traffic Advisory – Sidewalk Closure

Traffic Advisory – Sidewalk Closure

Frederick, MD – January 13, 2016:

Sidewalk Closure – West Patrick Street & West South Street: The sidewalks at the intersection of Steiner Way and West Patrick Street and the intersections of Steiner Way and Wes...Read on...

Posted on: January 4, 2016

Traffic Advisory – Shookstown Rd., Merchant St., Mill Pond Rd.

Traffic Advisory – Shookstown Rd., Merchant St., Mill Pond Rd.

Frederick, MD – January 4, 2016:

Shookstown Road – Lane Closure: Lane closures are scheduled for Shookstown Road between Waverly Drive and 2000 feet east of Waverly Drive beginning Jan...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2015

Traffic Advisory: East 4th Street, Mill Pond Road

Traffic Advisory: East 4th Street, Mill Pond Road

Frederick, MD – December 31, 2015:

East 4th Street – Lane Closure: A mechanical lift will be placed in the parking lane in front of #34 East 4th Street from January 4th through January 18th.

M...Read on...