Killing suspect’s capture on Friday the 13th brings justice to two victims in double murder

LAUREL (Sept. 14, 2013) — PG County Police report they have made an arrest in a double homicide. The suspect in a double murder in Laurel has been arrested. He’s…

Friday the 13th wasn’t lucky for motorist in Oxon Hill

September 14, 2013: According to PG County police, the victim in a fatal collision which took place early on Friday the 13 was identified as 30-year-old Bernido Lopez of the…

Year Round Fishing on the Patuxent River

Tips on fishing the Patuxent River that the Indians wish they had known… On the Western Shore of the Chesapeake Bay, the Patuxent River begins in Maryland and ends in…

5 places to fear when using your debit card

From BankRate (Sept. 14, 2013) — “Would you care for a side of debit card fraud with that?” Restaurant servers don’t ask that question, but they might as well with…

Hooker to John at Checkers: Do You Want to Supersize That?

LEXINGTON PARK (Sept. 14, 2013) — In the continuing saga of Hookers & Hobos in Lexington Park, the St. Mary’s Sheriff’s COPS unit reports the latest arrest. Lt. Theodore Belleavoine…

William Wilson charged with sexual assault on child

Sept. 13, 2013 — According to police, on September 6, 2013 detectives from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office received notification of a suspected child sexual abuse from the St….

Catfights warm up school day for tough girls; switchblades and grab-ass

GREAT MILLS — Police report that on 9/13/13 Cpl. Kristi Nelson, School Resource Officer for Great Mills High School, investigated an assault involving two students. Investigation revealed a 15 year…

Welcome to the CHESAPEAKE TODAY

This month marks twenty-five years since the first edition of The Chesapeake was published. What began as an alternative to the boring snooze-newspapers of the area has been anything but…

Deputy crashed into car, held at fault

PRINCE FREDERICK (Sept. 12, 2013) — According to the Calvert Sheriff’s Office, a deputy involved in a wreck has been determined to be at fault. Police report that on September…

Fun Dive Turns To Death

CAMBRIDGE (Sept. 12, 2013) — An 18-year-old male was rescued and another 18-year-old was recovered deceased Wednesday after the two jumped off the Senator Malkus Jr. Bridge into the Choptank…