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Ocean City Police Investigate Fatal Crash, Drunk Driver in Custody

Ocean City Police Investigate Fatal Crash, Drunk Driver in Custody OCEAN CITY, MD – (June 21, 2019):  The Ocean City Police Department is currently investigating the events leading up to a fatal crash that occurred in the area of 46th Street, around 1:15 a.m., which claimed one life. The preliminary investigation indicates that police attempted…

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Ocean City Police Looking for Assistance Locating Suspect

OCEAN CITY, MD – (June 9, 2019): Ocean City Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect in a stabbing that occurred on Sunday. The assault occurred at approximately 12:26 a.m. on June 9 on Caroline Street and the Boardwalk during a fight involving multiple people. The preliminary investigation revealed the suspect, a…

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Flame of Hope’ Arrives in Worcester County!

Please see the attached press release on behalf of the Ocean City Police Department & in coordination with the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics: Flame of Hope’ Arrives in Worcester County! Worcester County Law Enforcement Officer, Friends, and Supporters Participate in Statewide Torch Run Relay as a Show of Support for the Special…

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Special Event Zone on Coastal Highway Tuesday, May 14

Special Event Zone on Coastal Highway Tuesday, May 14 OCEAN CITY, MD – (May 7, 2019): Starting Tuesday, May 14, through Sunday, May 19, Coastal Highway and Philadelphia Avenue (MD-528) will be designated as a Special Event Zone during the Cruisin’ Ocean City event. Speeds will be reduced in the Special Event Zone and violators will…

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Have Coffee with Cops Wednesday, May 15

Have Coffee with Cops Wednesday, May 15 OCEAN CITY, MD – (May 6, 2019): Residents and visitors are invited to enjoy a cup of coffee with Ocean City Police Department officers at Denny’s, located at 6104 Coastal Highway. “Coffee with Cops” will take place Wednesday, May 15, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Attendees will…

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OCPD Warning Citizens of Computer Repair Scams

OCPD Warning Citizens of Computer Repair Scams OCEAN CITY, MD – (May 2, 2019): The Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) has recently received a report of a computer support scam.  More specifically, scammers are using spoof phone numbers claiming to be Apple Support. In this case, the scam started with an automated call showing Apple’s logo,…

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Expect Traffic Delays During Half Marathon This Saturday

Expect Traffic Delays During Half Marathon This Saturday OCEAN CITY, MD – (April 25, 2019): The Ocean City Police Department is reminding citizens to expect traffic delays the morning of Saturday, April 27, 2019 during the Ocean City Island to Island Half Marathon and 5K. Half marathon runners will begin the race at Assateague Island at…

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Ocean City Police to Host Mounted Unit Open House April 27

OCEAN CITY, MD – (April 8, 2019): The Ocean City Police Department will be hosting a free Open House event featuring the Mounted Unit on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Bay Point Equestrian Center on Beauchamp Road in Ocean Pines. Attendees will have the rare opportunity to meet each…

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OCPD’s Newest Officers Graduate from Carroll County Training Academy

OCEAN CITY, MD – (March 25, 2019): On March 22, 2019, five new Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officers graduated from the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office Training Academy’s entrance level police academy class. The newest Ocean City officers are Officers Margaret Hall, Chelsea Kautz, Elaine Miller, Patrick Schob, and Jacob Street. Officers were formally recognized…

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