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Posted on: May 27, 2015

Executive Gardner to Hold Public Information Briefing - Thursday, May 28, 11:00 a.m.

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner will hold a public information briefing at 11:00 a.m. on May 28 to announce the establishment of the Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology in Frederick County.

The public information briefi...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2015

5/28 - Executive Gardner Encourages Citizens to Attend Town Hall Meeting on Heroin & Opioid Epidemic

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner encourages citizens to attend a town hall meeting on May 28 titled, “Frederick County’s Heroin and Opioid Epidemic: A Presentation of the Problem and a Dialog about Solutions.”

Hosted by Gale Recovery, Inc., and...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2015

Statement By Frederick County Council President Bud Otis

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Frederick County Council President Bud Otis today issued the following statement:

“As President of the Frederick County Council, I have continually voiced my support for the highest ethical standards possible for elected officials. We serve the citiz...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

Executive and Council President Express Strong Disagreement with Recent Ethics Advisory Opinion

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner and County Council President Bud Otis sent correspondence to the Frederick County Ethics Commission expressing their “strong disagreement” regarding the May 12, 2015, Ethics Commission Opinion (No. 15-01) permitting ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 13, 2015

Roddy Road to Be Closed for Covered Bridge Rehabilitation Work

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The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced that Roddy Road will be closed at the Covered Bridge over Roddy Creek starting on or about May 26, 2015. This will allow the contractor, Kinsley Construction, to complete rehabilitation ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 5, 2015

Gardner Supports the Preservation of the Citizens & Montevue Facility

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Contrary to an irresponsible report issued today, no Montevue residents will be put out on the street…

Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner today expressed her continued commitment to seeking ways to preserve the Citizens Care & Rehabilitation Ce...Read on...

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Posted on: April 23, 2015

Frederick County to Upgrade "Alert Frederick County" Notification System

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On May 6, 2015, Frederick County will be upgrading the Alert Frederick County notification system. The county launched the Alert Frederick County system in 2010 and this upgrade will bring increased functionality to the Alert Frederick County system. Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2015

Executive Gardner Presents First Budget under Charter Government

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Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner made a presentation of the first budget under Charter Government on April 15.

The Proposed Capital Improvements Program FY2016-2016 and the Proposed FY2016 Operating & Capital Budgets may be found on the Bud...Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2015

County Executive Proposed Budget Documents Posted Online

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The Proposed Capital Improvements Program FY2016-2016 and the Proposed FY2016 Operating & Capital Budgets may be found on the Budget webpage.

Link to Budget webpage . . .

Public Works

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Posted on: May 22, 2015

Roddy Road to be Closed for Covered Bridge Rehabilitation Work

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announce today that Roddy Road will be closed at the Covered Bridge over Roddy Creek starting on or about May 26, 2015.

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Posted on: April 28, 2015

Old Frederick Road To Be Closed at Loy's Station Covered Bridge

The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering announced today that Old Frederick Road will be closed at Loy's Station Covered Bridge over Owens Creek starting on or about May 12, 2015.

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Posted on: May 9, 2014

Boyers Mill Road Bridge Relocation over Lake Linganore

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The Frederick County Office of Transportation Engineering advises the public that Concrete General, Inc., of Gaithersburg, Maryland, will begin work on replacing the Boyers Mill Road Bridge over Lake Linganore on or around May 12, 2014.

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Sheriff's Office

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Posted on: May 26, 2015

05/25/15 Monrovia man arrested for child neglect

On 05/22/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Edward McLaughlin, age 44 of Monrovia, on charges of neglect of a minor, contribute to condition of a child, and reckless endangerment.

At approximately 9:30 p.m., Corporal Jeff Nul...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2015

05/25/15 Heroin and cocaine arrests

On 05/22/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rhonda Lee Brown, age 46 of Charles Town, WV, Randy Lee Gallahan, age 32 of Alexandria, VA, and Jonathan George Ridler, age 25 of Alexandria, VA, all on charges of possession of a controlled dan...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2015

05/22/15 Abduction/hostage scam alert

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office handled several abduction scams this week. Several victims reported that an individual called claiming to have been in an accident with someone related to them. The scammer claimed they were illegal immigrants and d...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2015

05/20/15 Heroin Arrests

On 05/19/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Julie Marie Watson, age 31 of Norman, OK, Garrett Vink Keefer III, age 23 of Frederick, and Gerald Robertson, Jr., age 29 of Frederick. Watson and Keefer were charged with possession of a contro...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2015

05/18/15 Fraud Alert

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office has received multiple fraud calls today for similar frauds/scams. Several victims reported that an individual called claiming to have been in an accident with someone related to them or a friend.

In one case the ...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2015

05/18/15 Heroin Arrest

On 05/18/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tatiana Marie Puhnaty, age 22 of Germantown on charges of possession of controlled dangerous substance (CDS) administration equipment, and possession of CDS.

At approximately 1:00 a.m., Deput...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

05/14/15 Frederick County Corrections Academy Graduates

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The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the graduation of Frederick County Correctional Academy Class 15-39 on May 6, 2015 at the Law Enforcement Center.

Correctional Officer Graduates are: Frederick County Adult Detention Center (...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

05/14/15 Major Gary Morton Retires

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Major Gary Morton Retires

On May 15, 2015, after 35 years of dedicated service, Major Gary Morton will retire from the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO). Sheriff Charles A. Jenkins said, “It’s been a pleasure to serve with Major Gary Morton for...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

05/11/15 Weekend drug arrests

Weekend Drug Arrests

On 05/09/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested David Jude Long, age 33, and Thomas Joseph Kisner, age 24, both of Charles Town, WV. Long was arrested on charges of possession of controlled dangerous substance (CDS) ad...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

05/11/15 First positive find with jail body scanner

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FIRST POSITIVE FIND WITH JAIL BODY SCANNER

On 05/08/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brittany Ann Sapp, age 23 of Hagerstown, on charges of possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS), and possession of contraband in a place...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

05/11/15 Fleeing and eluding arrest

FLEEING AND ELUDING ARREST

On 05/09/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Stephon Andrew Craven, age 19 of Gaithersburg, on multiple traffic charges including driving on a suspended license and attempting to elude police by fleeing on foo...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

05/08/15 Sgt. Mark Landahl awarded Doctor of Philosophy Degree

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The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that Sgt. Mark Landahl, Ph.D. will be awarded a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Fire and Emergency Management Administration at the Oklahoma State University commencement today.

On April 15, ...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

05/04/15 Juvenile arrested for bus fire in Myersville

JUVENILE ARRESTED FOR BUS FIRE IN MYERSVILLE

On 05/02/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 17 year old male of Myersville, on charges of second degree arson, malicious destruction of property, and destruction of property.

At appro...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

05/04/15 Upcoming Community Meetings

UPCOMING COMMUNITY MEETINGS

Sheriff Chuck Jenkins will host two community meetings in June. ...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2015

Frederick man arrested after pursuit

FREDERICK MAN ARRESTED AFTER PURSUIT

On 04/22/2015, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested James Andrew Hall, age 25 of Frederick, for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS), possession of paraphernalia, and resisting arrest.
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Posted on: April 22, 2015

04/22/15 Crystal Methamphetamine Arrest

On 04/21/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Matthew Lloyd Muller, age 34 of Blue Ridge Summit, PA, for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS).

At approximately 11:10 p.m., Deputy First Class Douglas Story initiated a tr...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2015

04/17/15 Uniform Crime Statistics

UNIFORMED CRIME STATISTICS

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office and Maryland State Police are releasing its 2013-2014 Uniform Crime Report Comparison. The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program was conceived in 1929 by the International Association of...Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2015

04/14/15 Heroin Arrest

HEROIN ARREST

On 04/13/15, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested Nicholas Kemp Buppert, age 23 of Frederick, for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS) and possession of paraphernalia.

At approximately 8:15 p.m., Deputy Fir...Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

04/10/15 Missing Person Investigation

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The Frederick County Bureau of Investigation is conducting a missing person investigation for Timothy David Nicholson. He was last seen on 04/08/15 between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Nicholson is asked to...Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2015

04/09/15 Sheriff's Office presented a Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement Award

FCSO Awarded Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement Award

On 03/30/15, Sheriff Charles A. Jenkins was presented an award from an official with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at the Fre...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

04/03/15 MISSING JUVENILE INVESTIGATION

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Missing Juvenile: Citlalli Yamilet Ventura
DOB: 11/28/1999 – Age: 15Description: 5’00”, 100lbs, black hair, brown eyes
Last seen wearing black tennis shoes, blue jeans, a black jacket, and carrying a book bag with "I ‘heart’ haters.”

Th...Read on...

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TransIT

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Posted on: January 2, 2015

TransIT ezFARE available for download!

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TransIT ezFARE, the mobile ticketing app, allows you to purchase your bus passes with your smart phone, including the new one-day pass. Download for free on Android or Apple Devices!

Apple users: https://appsto.re/us/6ytX4.i
Android users:https://pl...Learn More...


Utilities & Solid Waste

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Posted on: May 18, 2015

DUSWM Transitioning to a New Water and Sewer Billing System

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Beginning July 1, 2015 the Division of Utilities and Solid Waste Management will begin using a new Water and Sewer Billing System.

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