Police and fire briefs

Search & Seizure results in arrest CAMBRIDGE — On Oct. 30, members of the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office executed a Search & Seizure Warrant at 401 Robbins St., Apt. 2, Cambridge. The target of the investigation Howard Lee Chestnut Jr., 41 was located on the front step of the residence upon arrival. The search of […]

Man arrested on multiple drug charges

On Wednesday, members of the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office executed a search and seizure warrant at 401 Robbins St., Apt. 2, Cambridge. The target of the investigation a 41-year-old man, was located on the front step of the residence upon arrival. A search of the suspect and residence revealed numerous items of paraphernalia including digital […]

Cambridge man charged with theft

CAMBRIDGE – On Thursday, a deputy from the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 32-year-old resident of 213 Sandy Hill Road, Cambridge. Brandon Christopher Collins was charged with theft over $25,000 but under $100,000, obtain goods or money by forgery, acting as a contractor without a license, selling home improvements without a license and failure […]

Man charged with assault on deputy

CAMBRIDGE – On Tuesday, October 29, 2019 a deputy responded to 1735 Dark Road, Cambridge and made contact with a 51-year-old man. The suspect became agitated and allegedly assaulted the deputy, who was forced to defend himself, a statement from the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office said. Michael Parks Mullikin was taken into custody and charged […]

Hurlock Fall Festival Parade

HURLOCK – The 2019 Hurlock Fall Festival began with a parade down Main Street on Saturday morning. Among the many groups that took part, North Dorchester High School’s Marching Eagles added color and spirit to the event. Also in the parade were members of the Hurlock Lions Club, vehicles from Hurlock, East New Market, Secretary, […]

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 […]