Police Bulletins

Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 8/23/13 - 8/29/13

Arrests:

900 blk. of Merrimac Dr., on Sunday, August 25th at 11:07 p.m., a male 25, was arrested for having an open driving without a license warrant.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Friday, August 23rd at 6:01 p.m., a male 33, was arrested for having an open driving on a suspended license warrant.

Stolen Auto - Community Advisory

On August 29, 2013, at approximately 7:47 am, Takoma Park Police responded to the 7600 block of Maple Avenue for a report of a stolen auto. The vehicle was stolen some time between August 28 at 5:20 pm and August 29 at 7:20 am. The outstanding stolen auto is described as a 1994 Honda Accord, 4-door, Maryland tag #6ELL75.

Residential Burglary - Community Advisory

On August 29, 2013, at approximately 9:58 am, Takoma Park Police responded to the unit block of Columbia Avenue for reports of a burglary that occurred earlier. Sometime on August 28 between 8:13 pm and 10:30 pm, unknown suspect(s) removed the window air conditioning unit to the rear of the residence and climbed through the window to enter. Property was taken.

Investigation continues under case #13040829. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301-270-1100.

Commercial Burglary - Community Advisory

On August 29, 2013, at approximately 4:39 am, Takoma Park Police responded to the 200 block of Ethan Allen Avenue (TPSS Food Co-Op) for a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspects forced open a side door and made entry. Video surveillance shows the suspects - two males, dressed in all black, wearing gloves and masks. The footage is not clear enough to describe ethnicity. The suspects are captured on surveillance video leaving the establishment on foot without taking any property.

Missing Juvenile - News Release

NEWS RELEASE

City of Takoma Park Police Department

● 7500 Maple Avenue ● Takoma Park, Md 20912

 

For more information contact:

Public Information Officer (PIO)

Catherine Plevy, 301/891.7142 or 240/338.2901

 

August 28, 2013 (3:12 pm)

Attempt Theft from Auto - Community Advisory

On August 28, 2013, at approximately 2:30 am, Takoma Park Police responded to the 300 block of Philadelphia Avenue for a report of an attempt theft from auto. An unknown suspect was seen entering a vehicle and taking property. When confronted, the suspect fled on foot, dropping multiple items along the sidewalk. Montgomery County K9 responded out to assist with a track that ended in the 7300 block of Cedar Avenue.

Residential Burglary - Community Advisory

On August 27, 2013, Takoma Park Police responded to the 7500 block of Piney Branch Road for reports of a burglary. Sometime between 8:00 am and 6:30 pm, unknown suspect(s) forced open the front door of the residence by unknown means, damaging the dead bolt lock and lower door knob, the steel door jamb and the wall to the left of the door. Property was taken.

Investigation continues under case #13040505. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301-270-1100.

Theft from Auto - Community Advisory

On August 27, 2013, Takoma Park Police responded to the 700 block of Devonshire Road for a report of a theft from auto that occurred earlier sometime between August 26 at 6:30 pm and August 27 at 7:35 am. Unknown suspect(s) entered the unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Investigation continues under case #13040470. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301-270-1100.

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