Sheriff’s scanner request is denied by three

CAMBRIDGE — The Dorchester County Council rejected on Sept. 3 a request from the Sheriff’s Office for a Live Scan purchase. The digital device is used for capturing the image of fingerprints. It is currently used by the FBI, the Department of Justice and other law enforcement agencies. Council members William Nichols (Dist. 3), Libby […]

Police and Fire Briefs, Aug. 21, 2019

Drug arrest CAMBRIDGE — On Aug. 13, a deputy with the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeffery Todd Player Jr., 30, of 4362 Bayshore Road, Taylors Island. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop conducted at Southside Drive and Woods Road, Cambridge. The suspect was charged with possession of heroin, possession of cocaine, possession of […]

Police and fire briefs, June 19, 2019

Arrest EASTON — On May 21, 2019 at approximately 1140 hours, members of the Talbot County Drug Task Force assisted by the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office CID, Talbot County Sheriff’s Office Patrol and K-9, Easton Police Department Narcotics Unit, Dorchester County Drug Task Force and MSP Strike Force 7, executed a search and seizure warrant […]