Cops And Courts – February 10, 2017

Shoplifting Leads To Drugs OCEAN CITY — A Frankford, Del. man was arrested last week on theft and drug charges after an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer allegedly observed him swiping cheese sticks from a north-end convenience store. Around 1:40 a.m. last Thursday, an OCPD officer on uniformed patrol inside the Wawa store at… Read more »

Cops And Courts – February 3, 2017

Two Arrested For Breaking, Entering OCEAN CITY — Two Salisbury men were charged with breaking and entering last weekend after allegedly kicking in the front door of a store in downtown Ocean City. Around 9:50 p.m. last Saturday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer was dispatched to the area of Baltimore Avenue downtown for… Read more »

Cops And Courts – January 27, 2017

Truck Fire Deemed Arson BERLIN – The Worcester County Fire Marshal’s Office this week listed the cause of a vehicle fire that burned the inside of a truck in Newark as arson and is seeking the public’s help in the investigation. Last week, the Worcester County Fire Marshal’s Office was requested to assist the Maryland… Read more »

Cops And Courts – Januray 20, 2017

Armed Robbery Suspects Sought BERLIN — The Worcester County Bureau of Investigation (WCBI) continues to investigate a roadside armed robbery near Showell. The alleged incident occurred around 11:40 p.m. on Jan. 8 when a victim was forced to pull onto the shoulder on southbound Route 113 near Route 589 in Showell. The vehicle, described as… Read more »

Cops And Courts – January 13, 2017

Man Leveled Rifle At Cops BERLIN — A Berlin man was being held without bond last Thursday after allegedly leveling a rifle at a Worcester County Sheriff’s deputy at a residence during an incident on Wednesday. Last Wednesday, deputies from the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Evans Road in Berlin in… Read more »

Cops And Courts – January 6, 2017

Assault Over NYE Food OCEAN CITY — A Belair, Md. woman was arrested on assault charges last weekend after allegedly throwing a beer can at the back of a man’s head during an early New Year’s Day morning argument over late night food. Around 2 a.m. on Sunday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officers responded… Read more »

Cops And Courts – December 30, 2016

Assault, Malicious Destruction Charges OCEAN CITY — A Pennsylvania man was arrested on assault and malicious destruction of property charges this week after allegedly head-butting his wife and smashing her cell phone during a domestic dispute in an uptown condo parking lot. Around 3 a.m. on Tuesday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officers responded to… Read more »

Cops And Courts – December 23, 2016

A single-vehicle accident occurred at Philadelphia Avenue and 15th Street around mid-day on Tuesday. For reasons unknown, the vehicle struck the brick median in the intersection causing extensive damage. Public Works officials were on the scene assessing the damage. Submitted Photo Assault, Disturbing Peace OCEAN CITY — An Ocean City man was arrested on resisting… Read more »

Cops And Courts – December 16, 2016

Stiff Sentence For Knife Threat SNOW HILL — An Ocean City man, arrested last March on first-degree assault and other charges after threatening his nephew with a knife, pleaded guilty this week to resisting arrest and was sentenced to three years, all but one of which was suspended. Around 11:15 p.m. last March 12, an… Read more »