June 20, 2024

Silent Angel Memorial Set at Bay District VFD

Silent Angel

To commemorate lives lost to homicide, the community is invited to the Silent Angel Memorial at 6pm Sunday, December 3, 2023, at the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department. 

Warning to Local Motorists: Slow Down!

Law enforcement has issued a warning to St. Mary’s County motorists: Slow Down! Speeding, distracted driving, and aggressive driving have been identified as contributing factors in many of this year’s crashes.

Steering Wheel Locks at District 4 Station

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office has collaborated with Hyundai and Kia, who have donated steering wheel locks to help citizens take that extra step toward safety. The steering wheel locks will be available for pickup, free of charge, to residents at the District 4 station in Lexington Park.

Community Invited to Law Enforcement Appreciation Event

Law Enforcement

St. Mary’s County residents are invited to celebrate this year’s Law Enforcement Officers of the Year and to remember the men and women who gave their lives in service to their community at an event May 2, 2023.

Health Hub to Operate Day Reporting Program

Health Hub

A Day Reporting Program will operate at the new St. Mary’s County Health Hub in Lexington Park.

Shred Day, Medication Take Back on April 9

Shredding

A Community Shred & Medication Take Back Day will be held from 9 am to 1 pm Saturday, April 9, in Leonardtown.

Sheriff to Host Faith & Blue Festival

Faith & Blue

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office will join police agencies and faith organizations across the country as they celebrate National Faith & Blue Weekend. St. Mary’s will hold an event from 1-3 pm Saturday, October 9, 2021, at the District 4 police station in Lexington Park.

Camp D.A.R.E. Accepting Registrations

Camp D.A.R.E.

Camp D.A.R.E. is accepting registrations for a free four-day summer camp in July 2021.

Sheriff’s Office Warns of Phone Scam

Phone scam

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office urges citizens to be aware of phone scammers spoofing the office and sometimes spoofing the sheriff’s office main phone number of 301-475-8008 when calling.

Sheriff’s Office Accreditation Team Wants to Hear From Community

Sheriff's Office

A team of assessors from the Commission on the Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies is scheduled to arrive February 25, 2020, to examine all aspects of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office policies, procedures, management, operations, and support services.