OCPD ARREST OFF-DUTY DEPUTY SHERIFF

Jennifer Nicole Douglas

Jennifer Nicole Douglas

OnAugust 14, 2011, at approximately3:12 a.m., Ocean City Police responded to the area201 Baltimore Avenue, in reference to an assault involving a handgun. 

Officers met with an adult female victim and numerous witnesses. The victim related that she and another female acquaintance later identified as Jennifer Nicole Douglas, 26, ofFort Washington,MD, became involved in an argument over keys to a vehicle that escalated into a physical confrontation.  During the physical confrontation,Douglasallegedly produced a star shaped badge and handgun and pointed the handgun at the victim’s head. 

 Douglasleft the scene in a vehicle and was later located by Ocean City Police in the area of 42nd Street.  At the time of the stop, Douglass identified herself as a Prince Georges County Maryland Sheriff’s Deputy.  Police recovered a .40 caliber, Glock handgun. Officers confirmedDouglas was a Deputy Sheriff.

As a result of theOCPDinvestigation involvingDouglas’s use of a firearm she was arrested.

 Douglashas been charged with:

  •  1st Degree Assault (Felony)
  • 2nd Degree Assault (Misdemeanor)
  • Reckless Endangerment (Misdemeanor)

Douglass was seen by an Ocean City District Court Commissioner and held on $150,000 bond. Douglaswas transferred to the Worcester County Jail.