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Posted on: August 4, 2015

Shop Maryland Tax Free Week

MEDIA RELEASE

Shop Maryland Tax Free WeekAugust 9th – 15th

Frederick, MD August 4, 2015: The Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week for 2015 begins Sunday, August 9th and last through Saturday, August 15th, just in time... Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Mayor to Host Wiffle Ball Game as Part of MLB’s “Play Ball” Initiative

MEDIA RELEASE

Mayor to Host Wiffle Ball Game as Part of MLB’s “Play Ball” Initiative
Game to be held in Baker Park on August 6

Frederick, MD – August 3, 2015: Mayor McClement will host City of Frederick youth in a... Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2015

Swearing-In Ceremony Planned for New Police Chief

NEWS ALERT

Swearing-In Ceremony Planned for New Police Chief
Public Invited

Frederick, MD July 31, 2015: A swearing-in ceremony for Frederick Police Chief Edward Hargis will be held on Friday, August 28th in Hodson... Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2015

The City of Frederick Weekly Public Meeting Schedule Week of August 3rd

MEDIA RELEASE

The City of Frederick Weekly Public Meeting Schedule
Week of August 3rd

Frederick, MD July 30, 2015: The weekly public meeting schedule for The City of Frederick is as follows.

Monday, August 3,... Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2015

Rescheduled Due to Forecast – Copper Sulfate Application

Rescheduled Due to Forecast – Copper Sulfate Application
Lake Linganore & Fishing Creek Reservoir

Frederick, MD – July 29, 2015: The City of Frederick Department of Public Works will be applying 180 lbs. of copper... Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2015

Summer Horseback Riding Camps

City of Frederick, Parks and Recreation Department still has openings in theirSummer Horseback Riding Camps

Register before July 30 for the August 3rd Camp!
Call 301-600-1492

Horseback Riding CampsAge: 8 –... Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2015

FCAA Announces Expanded Hours for the Office of Home Energy Programs

MEDIA ADVISORY

For more information: Stacey White, Manager of Energy Assistance Services
Frederick Community Action Agency Telephone: 301-600-4506
Email: swhite@cityoffrederick... Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2015

Clarification - Traffic Advisory – Lane Closures on East Church Street

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Traffic Advisory – Lane Closures on East Church Street

Frederick, MD – June 10, 2015: Clarification - The contractor, Moxley Kidwell, LLC, will be closing a single lane at a time on East Church... Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2015

CELEBRATE FREDERICK ANNOUNCES THE 2015 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES PERFORMER LINE-UP

CELEBRATE FREDERICK ANNOUNCES THE 2015 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES PERFORMER LINE-UP

Celebrate Frederick is pleased to announce the 2015 Summer Concert Series line-up. This FREE series of musical performances has become a... Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Carroll Creek Walkways/Paths Closed to Foot Traffic

PARKS & RECREATION ADVISORY

Carroll Creek Walkways/Paths Closed to Foot Traffic
Shared Use Path Phase II Construction

Frederick, MD March 30, 2015: Paths/Walkways around the portion of Carroll Creek from the... Read on...


Police News

29 Stories
Posted on: August 4, 2015

Frederick Police seek assistance in identifying suspect (CID)

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The Frederick Police Department would like the public’s assistance in identifying the individual in the pictures below. He is the subject of an investigation in which items were fraudulently purchased from the Verizon store... Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2015

Frederick Police seek assistance in identifying suspect (CID)

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The Frederick Police Department would like the public’s assistance in identifying the individual in the pictures below. He is the subject of an investigation in which items were fraudulently purchased from the Verizon store... Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2015

Frederick Police and Dunkin Donuts host next Coffee with a Cop

The Frederick Police Department has teamed up with Dunkin Donuts to host the next Coffee with a Cop on August 18th from 9-11 am.

Stop by the Dunkin Donuts located at 1296 W. Patrick St. for free coffee and conversation... Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Traffic Accident on West Patrick Street at Kline Boulevard (15-062742)

On 8/3/2015 at approximately 9:05 AM Frederick Police Officers responded to a motor vehicle accident in the vicinity of West Patrick Street and Kline Boulevard. Upon arrival 3 vehicles were located that were involved in the... Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2015

One Arrested for Assault with Baseball Bat, 15-062402

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On 08/01/2015 at about 10PM, officers responded to the 500 block of West South Street after receiving multiple calls of a fight in progress involving a baseball bat. Upon officers' arrival, the fight had ended but... Read on...

Posted on: August 2, 2015

Frederick Police Department Makes Arrest for 1st Degree Assault, CR15-62471

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Frederick, MD.-On 08/02/2015 at approximately 1:37am, officers of the Frederick Police Department were flagged down by staff members of the JoJo’s Restaurant and Bar, located at 16 E Patrick Street, for an assault that just... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2015

Frederick Police Department Makes Arrests on Carroll Creek, CR15-62042 and CR15-62047

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Frederick, MD.-On 07/31/2015 at approximately 7:19pm Off. Hiester and OFC. Prior, of the Frederick Police Department, were on routine patrol on Carroll Creek. During this time their attention was drawn toward several... Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2015

Frederick Police Continue Investigation into Sexual Assault

Assault Suspect

The Frederick Police Department is continuing to investigate a sexual assault which occurred on December 15, 2014 at approximately 9:58 AM in the area of Waverly Drive and Key Parkway Frederick, Maryland.

During this... Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Two Suspects Arrested for Armed Robbery (CID)

On 07/30/2015 at approximately 1:57 PM Frederick Police Officers responded to a reported armed robbery which occurred in the 1200 block of W. Patrick Street Frederick, MD.

A victim was located, who advised he had been... Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2015

Frederick Police Department arrest subject on Felony Drug chagres,15-061360 (NAC 6)

On today's date, 07-29-15, at approximately 1450 hours, officers with the Frederick Police Department responded to the 900 block of Heather Ridge Drive for a report of a fight. Upon arrival, Officers located one of the... Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2015

Frederick Police Department Makes Arrest for Child Neglect, CR15-60423

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Frederick, MD. - On 07/25/2015 at approximately 9:40 am, OFC. Lauren Sinay responded to 210 North Market Street for a report of infant that was locked inside of a vehicle unattended. Upon arrival OFC Sinay observed the... Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2015

Male indicted for Attempted 2nd Degree Sex Offense (DPT 15-051072)

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On July 10, 2015 Edward Lewis Thompson (DOB 11/08/1991) was indicted for Attempted 2nd Degree Sex Offense and 2nd Degree Assault. Thompson was arrested and transported to Frederick County Adult Detention Center on June 24,... Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2015

Frederick Police Department Makes Arrest for First Degree Assault, CR15-58363

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Frederick, MD. - On 07/19/2015 at approximately 6 pm, OFC. Ryan Forrest responded to Frederick Memorial Hospital for a report of a victim that had just arrived in the ER with a non-life threatening stab wound. Upon arrival... Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2015

Frederick Police Department Makes Arrest for First Degree Assault, CR15-58363

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Frederick, MD. - On 07/19/2015 at approximately 6 pm, OFC. Ryan Forrest responded to Frederick Memorial Hospital for a report of a victim that had just arrived in the ER with a non-life threatening stab wound. Upon arrival... Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2015

Police Arrest Female for Alcohol in a Public Park (DPT 15-57765)

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On 7-17-2015 at approximately 1743 hrs. Officers of the Directed Patrol Team were on foot patrol of the Carroll Creek Linear Park for complaints of alcohol use in the area. Officers observed a female sitting in the park... Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2015

Police Arrest Male for Resisting Arrest and Assaulting a Police Officer (DPT 15-057348)

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On 7/16/2015 at approximately 1501 hrs. OFF S. Long was conducting checks in the area of
16 S. Bentz St. due to complaints of alcohol and drug use in the area.

OFF Long observed a male identified as Robert Lee Dowell... Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Frederick Police arrest Frederick woman for assault (15-56832)

On 7/14/15 at approximately 2119 hours, numerous officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to the area of Orchard Ave for a reported stabbing. Upon arrival, officers encountered numerous persons and located... Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2015

2015-056218 Motorcyclist hospitalized after accident

On July 12, 2015 at approximately 0249 hours, Officers were dispatched to a motorcycle accident in the 1000 block of Monocacy Blvd, in the area of the water treatment plant.

Upon arrival Officers located a single male... Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2015

Frederick Woman Arrested for Assault (CID)

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On 07/05/2015 at approximately 11:23 PM Frederick Police Officers responded to a reported assault in the 700 block of E. South Street Frederick, MD.

Officers arrived on scene and located the suspect, Felicia Paulette... Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2015

Frederick Police Investigate an Armed Robbery at Hampton Inn. (CID)

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On 07/04/2015 at approximately 0219 hours Officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to the Hampton Inn located at 1565 Opossumtown Pike, for a report of an armed robbery. The investigation revealed that the... 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... 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... 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... Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2015

Frederick Police Seek Assistance in Preventing Theft and Burglary Related Crimes

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As the warmer weather approaches, the Frederick Police Department is urging community members to lock and secure their residences, garages, outbuildings and vehicles to assist with growing theft from motor vehicle and... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Second Photo of suspect in Frederick high School Shooting (CID)

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Frederick, MD - January 30, 2015:

The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the arrest of two subjects in the February 4, 2015, shooting at Frederick High School.

Detectives Jorge Garcia and Gene Alston... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Frederick Police Announce Arrest in Frederick High Shooting (CID)

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Frederick, MD - January 30, 2015:
The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the arrest of two subjects in the February 4, 2015, shooting at Frederick High School.

Detectives Jorge Garcia and Gene Alston... Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2014

Frederick man charged with arson after vehicle fires.

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On 08/16/2014 at approximately 2321 hours, Frederick Police officers responded to 1660 Bowman’s Farm Road for a vehicle fire.

This case was assigned to Detective Forrest with the Criminal Investigation Division for... Read on...


Road Closures

13 Stories
Posted on: August 4, 2015

Traffic Advisory – East 8th Street Update

Traffic Advisory – East 8th Street Update

Frederick, MD August 4, 2015
East 8th Street between Maxwell Ave and North Market Street is now open to a normal traffic flow.

For additional information contact: DPW at... Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2015

Traffic Advisory – East 8th Street

Traffic Advisory – East 8th Street
Road ClosureFrederick, MD August 4, 2015
East 8th Street – Road Closure: East 8th Street is closed to traffic between Maxwell Ave and North Market Street for water service repair. ... Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Traffic Advisory – Revised dates for East 4th St. Lane Closure

Traffic Advisory – Revised dates for East 4th St. Lane Closure

Frederick, MD – August 3, 2015:

East 4th Street –Lane Closures: The lane closure in front of #19 East 4th Street for the installation of natural gas is... Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Traffic Advisory – Wyngate Drive, West 3rd Street

Traffic Advisory – Wyngate Drive, West 3rd Street

Frederick, MD – August 3, 2015:

Wyngate Drive – Lanes Closure: Lane will be closed in front of #203 and #233 Wyngate Drive on August 5th between 7:30 AM and 3:30... Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Traffic Advisory - 200 Block of Dill Avenue Water Shut Down

Water Shut Down
200 Block of Dill Avenue

Frederick, MD August 3, 2015 Due to construction activity in the area, there is a temporary water shut down for residents in the 200 Block of Dill Ave between Bentz Street and... Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2015

Traffic Advisory

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Traffic Advisory – W. Patrick St., W. All Saints St., Wilson Pl., E. South & East St. Intersection, S. Market St., East St.

Frederick, MD – July 31, 2015:

West Patrick Street – Lane Closure:... Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2015

Traffic Advisory – East Patrick Street Intermittent Lane Closure – Curb/Sidewalk Work

Traffic Advisory – East Patrick Street – Lane Closure

Frederick, MD – July 27, 2015: Due to sidewalk and curb/gutter replacement work, intermittent lane closures will occur on East Patrick Street between Carroll Creek... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2015

Traffic Advisory - Rocky Springs Road, West College Terrace, Baughman’s Lane

Traffic Advisory - Rocky Springs Road, West College Terrace, Baughman’s Lane

Frederick, MD – July 28, 2015:

Rocky Springs Rd. at Christopher’s Crossing – Lane Closure: Rocky Springs Road at Christopher’s Crossing... Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2015

Traffic Advisory – East Patrick Street

Traffic Advisory – East Patrick Street

Frederick, MD – July 9, 2015:

East Patrick Street – Sidewalk /Lane Closure: The sidewalk and one lane on East Patrick Street between King Avenue and Wisner Street will... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2015

Traffic Advisory – Lane/Road Closures

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Traffic Advisory – Lane/Road Closures

Frederick, MD – June 26, 2015:

Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania Avenues – Road Closures: Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania Avenues will be closed,... Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2015

Traffic Advisory – Lane Closures

Traffic Advisory – Lane Closures

Frederick, MD – June 15, 2015:

Montevue Lane – Lane Closures: Intermittent, very short, right lane closures will occur on Montevue Lane between:

• Montevue Lane and Military... Read on...

Posted on: May 28, 2015

Traffic Advisory - Lane Closures

Revised - Traffic Advisory
USI5/Monocacy Blvd. Interchange Project Work Hours Extended

Frederick, MD – May 28, 2105 Intermittent lane closures for the USI5/Monocacy Boulevard Interchange Project will occur at the... Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Traffic Advisory - Road Closures

Traffic Advisory

Road Closures

Frederick, MD - March 30, 2105 – The following roads will be closed beginning March 30h through November 30, 2015 between the hours of 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM to accommodate water main... Read on...