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Ocean City Police Arrest Five for Armed Robbery

Ocean City Police Arrest Five for Armed Robbery Ocean City, MD- (June 17, 2021): On June 16, 2021, at approximately 3:47 a.m., Ocean City police officers responded to the 100 blk of 27th Street for a report of an armed robbery. Upon the officer’s arrival, they met with the victim, 18, Reading, PA. The victim…

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Ordinance Violation Leads to Four Arrests

Ordinance Violation Leads to Four Arrests Ocean City, MD- (June 13, 2021): On June 12,2021, at approximately 8:28 p.m., officers were on foot patrol in the area of 12th Street and the Boardwalk, when they observed a large group vaping on the boardwalk. Officers approached the group and informed them of the local ordinance prohibiting…

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LPR Alert Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Vehicle

LPR Alert Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Vehicle Ocean City, MD- (June 11, 2021): On June 10, 2021, at approximately 04:34 a.m., Ocean City Police Communications issued a broadcast to officers that the License Plate Reader (LPR) alerted them that a stolen vehicle was entering Ocean City eastbound on Route 50. Officers were…

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Police Break-up Disorderly Crowd, Arrest Three for Weapons Charges

Police Break-up Disorderly Crowd, Arrest Three for Weapons Charges Ocean City, MD- (June 10, 2021): On June 10, 2021, at approximately 12:21 a.m., Ocean City Police officers were on bicycle patrol in the area of 7th Street and Philadelphia Ave. Officers observed a large disorderly crowd gathering in the 100-blk of 7th Street. When officers…

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Ocean City Police Arrest One After Serious Assault

Ocean City Police Arrest One After Serious Assault Ocean City, MD- (June 7, 2021): On June 6, 2021, at approximately 7:08 p.m., Ocean City Police officers responded to the area of 18th Street and Philadelphia Ave for a report of a serious assault. Officers located two stabbing victims in the area of Kingfish Street. Ocean City…

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The Ocean City Police Department Will Conduct Alcohol Compliance Checks

The Ocean City Police Department Will Conduct Alcohol Compliance Checks OCEAN CITY, MD (June 2, 2021): The Ocean City Police Department, in cooperation with the Worcester County Health Department, will be conducting alcohol compliance checks during the summer season. This enforcement effort will take place at area bars, restaurants, and alcohol retailers throughout the resort.…

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Concerned Citizen Report Leads to a Warrant and Firearms Arrest

Concerned Citizen Report Leads to a Warrant and Firearms Arrest Ocean City, MD- (May 28, 2021): On May 27, 2021, at approximately 11:14 p.m., Ocean City Police officers responded to a downtown hotel for a warrant attempt. The Ocean City Police Department received a phone call from a concerned citizen who believed Timothy Hayter was…

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Ocean City Police Arrest Two Individuals After a Serious Assault

Ocean City Police Arrest Two Individuals After a Serious Assault Ocean City, MD- (May 28, 2021): On May 28, 2021, at approximately 12:35 a.m., Ocean City Police officers responded to the 10-blk of 130th Street for a report of a serious assault. Officers located four stabbing victims in front of Station 4 Fire Headquarters. Ocean…

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OCPD Arrest 2 Individuals From A CDS Distribution Case

OCEAN CITY POLICE ARREST 2 INDIVIDUALS FROM A CDS DISTRIBUTION CASE Ocean City, MD- (May 20, 2021): During the month of February, the Narcotics Unit initiated a controlled dangerous substance (CDS) distribution investigation into a local individual, Melody Hines, who was reportedly selling heroin and/or fentanyl out of various Ocean City hotels. On May 19,…

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T.E.A.P Program Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Vehicle

T.E.A.P Program Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Vehicle OCEAN CITY, MD – (May 17, 2021):  On May 16, 2021, officers were on patrol in the downtown area when they noticed a vehicle parked in a private parking area for a downtown hotel that was currently closed. The car was parked directly in front…

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Investigation to Sunday Crash On-Going By OCPD Traffic Safety Unit

Investigation to Sunday Crash On-Going by OCPD Traffic Safety Unit Ocean City, Maryland – (May 3, 2021):  Ocean City Police Traffic Safety Officers are continuing to investigate a crash that occurred on the Rt. 90 Bridge on Sunday, May 2.  The crash, which involved five vehicles, sent eight people to the hospital, including a 2-year-old…

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