Police Log News – 1/29/23 to 1/30/23


Burglary (Commercial), S Potomac Street, Hagerstown
Robbery, Randolph Ave, Hagerstown


Burglary (Residential), Oak Hill Ave, Hagerstown
Disorderly Conduct, Summit Ave, Hagerstown
Motor Vehicle Theft, S Prospect Street, Hagerstown
Assault, S Locust Street, Hagerstown
Weapons Violation, S Cleveland Ave, Hagerstown
Disorderly Conduct, S Potomac Street, Hagerstown

Police Log News – 1/8/23 to 1/9/23


Traffic Incident – Salem Ave, Hagerstown
Theft – S Potomac Street, Hagerstown
Traffic Incident – Winter Street/George Street, Hagerstown
Traffic Incident – Brynwood Street, Hagerstown
Robbery – Randolph Ave, Hagerstown


Assault – Brinker Drive, Hagerstown
Robbery – E Washington Street, Hagerstown
Assault – W Washington Street, Hagerstown
Burglary – Oak Hill Ave, Hagerstown
Vandalism – Northern Ave, Hagerstown

Police Log News – 1/6/23 to 1/7/23


Assault – N Burhans Blvd, Hagerstown
Aggravated Assault – N Potomac Street, Hagerstown
Robbery – E Franklin Street, Hagerstown
Aggravated Assault – E Washington Street, Hagerstown
Assault – S Potomac Street, Hagerstown


Assault – Avalon Ave, Hagerstown
Vandalism – E Franklin Street, Hagerstown
Theft – S Potomac Street, Hagerstown

County Commissioners to Consider First-in-Maryland $67k Virtual Reality Police Training System

HAGERSTOWN, MD News (11/10/2022) – On Tuesday, November 15th, the Washington County Commissioners will view a presentation for the Apex Officer Training Simulator for consideration for purchase for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. The Apex Officer training system is a comprehensive solution that is designed to allow trainers the ability to give presentations and classes, conduct interactive testing and assessment, and provide immersive hands-on scenario-based exercises with detailed debriefing and after-action reviews.

Hagerstown Police Investigating Murph Ave. Homicide

HAGERSTOWN, MD News (10/19/2022) – On 10/18/22 at about 8:00 pm, Officers of the Hagerstown Police Department were in the Jonathan St area when they heard the sound of shots fired. As they were attempting to locate where they came from, the Emergency Communications Center took a 911 call. The caller stated that there was a gunshot victim in front of 55 Murph Ave.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Weaver at weaver@hagerstownpd.org or 240-313-4345

One dead after motorcycle crash in Frederick involving pedestrians

FREDERICK, MD News (10/6/2022) – On Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022, at approximately 4:32 p.m., the Frederick Police Department responded to the area of Hillcrest Drive and Consett Place for a report of a vehicle crash.

Upon arrival, officers located two pedestrians that had been struck by a motorcycle. Emergency Medical Services responders quickly arrived on scene and began life-saving efforts, but one of the pedestrians, who is not being identified at this time was pronounced dead at the scene. The other pedestrian and the motorcycle driver, who are also not currently being identified were transported to an area trauma center.