Cops & Courts – May 6, 2022

Restroom Door DestroyedOCEAN CITY — A local man was arrested last week after allegedly breaking into a locked restroom at the south end transit center with a shovel, later telling police he really needed to use the facilities.Around 12:25 a.m. last Wednesday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer was dispatched to the South End… Read more »

Cops & Courts – April 29, 2022

Juvenile Female AssaultedOCEAN CITY — A known local homeless man was arrested last weekend for allegedly assaulting a 12-year-old juvenile female on the Boardwalk.Around 1 p.m. last Saturday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer on bike patrol on the Boardwalk was flagged down by a female victim, a 12-year-old girl, who had allegedly been… Read more »

Cops & Courts – April 22, 2022

First-Degree Assault Charge for Choke-OutOCEAN CITY- A Pennsylvania man was arrested on first-degree assault charges last weekend after allegedly choking his friend to the point he lost consciousness during a domestic altercation.Around 11:50 p.m. last Saturday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer responded to a hotel at 25th Street for a reported domestic dispute…. Read more »

Cops & Courts – April 15, 2022

Evictee Trashes ResidenceOCEAN CITY — A local man was arrested last week after allegedly trashing a residence after being evicted and stealing items from the residence.Around 5 p.m. last Thursday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer responded to a residence on 33rd Street for a reported theft that had occurred. The officer reportedly met… Read more »

Cops & Courts – April 8, 2022

Property, Kittens TossedOCEAN CITY — A local man was arrested last weekend after allegedly assaulting a female victim and destroying and throwing her belongings, including three newborn kittens, out of her residence.Around 11:10 p.m. last Saturday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer responded to a residence on East Biscayne Drive for a reported domestic… Read more »

Cops & Courts – April 1, 2022

Burglary Arrest For SquattingOCEAN CITY — A Delaware man was arrested last weekend on burglary charges after allegedly breaking into a downtown residential unit.Around 7:20 p.m. last Friday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer responded to a residence on Philadelphia Avenue for a reported breaking and entering. The officer met with the owner of… Read more »

Cops & Courts – March 25, 2022

Motor Vehicle Theft ArrestOCEAN CITY — A Columbia, Md. man was arrested last weekend after police allegedly determined the vehicle he was driving during a routine traffic stop was stolen in Baltimore.Around 11 p.m. last Saturday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer patrolling in the area of 77th Street observed a Honda Accord traveling… Read more »

Cops & Courts – March 11, 2022

Loaded Crossbow Leads To Drug ArrestOCEAN CITY — A Snow Hill man was arrested last weekend after resort police found him in possession of a loaded crossbow and various quantities and methamphetamine and marijuana in his vehicle.Around 3:10 a.m. last Saturday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officers patrolling in the downtown area observed a vehicle parked… Read more »

Cops & Courts – March 4, 2022

Handgun ArrestsOCEAN CITY — Two southern Maryland men were arrested last weekend after allegedly displaying loaded handguns to a victim during a verbal altercation at a midtown hotel.Around 4:20 p.m. last Saturday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officers responded to a restaurant at 41st Street for a reported weapons violation. Officers responded when a male… Read more »