Daily Archives: January 24, 2015

Ocean City Police Beat: motorist dead after veering into utility pole

OCEAN CITY, MD. – Ocean City Police report the death of an Ocean City motorist who veered off Baltimore Ave. near 6th Street and hit a utility pole.

When police and EMT workers arrived they report that they found the driver unconscious and upon rushing him to Atlantic General, in spite of CPR being administered along the way, the driver was pronounced dead.

Eastern Shore Police Beat: Cops say delivery man stole thousands worth of stuff from Penney’s


(Federalsburg, MD) – Members of the Maryland State Police Criminal Enforcement Division Upper Shore, assisted by agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested a Dorchester County man at his residence last night where a large amount of stolen goods were recovered.

Robert Francis Palmer, 44 of the 5600-block of Fooks Avenue Federalsburg, Dorchester County Maryland is being charged with theft 10,000 to $100,000, theft Scheme 10,000 to $100,000, and burglary 4th degree. Palmer was arrested at his residence without incident and taken before a District Court Commissioner for an initial court appearance.

Book World: Pirate Trials – Dastardly Deeds & Last Words

Jack Chekijian narrates Pirate Trials bringing an entertaining story of actual trials of bloodthirsty pirates who bludgeoned and murdered on the high seas before being brought to justice in courts in England, Scotland, Canada and the United States. Now in paperback, eBook and Audible. Listen to the last laments and groans of pirates prior to being hanged by the neck until dead or hung upon gibbets on the Sands of Leith.

Five-time DUI Driver Christopher Cotsford Crashed into home in Trailer Park; Gained Set of Teeth Marks from K-9 Hakan

Five-time DUI Driver Christopher Cotsford Crashed into home in Trailer Park; Gained Set of Teeth Marks from K-9 Hakan

LEXINGTON PARK, MD. – Police say that a man who stole a truck after trying to choke a person raced away from a patrol car on Great Mills Road and then crashed into the porch of mobile home in Lord Calvert Trailer Park in Great Mills.

The record of this five-time DUI driver stretches back for years in Maryland and spans three counties and four different States Attorneys and at least that many District Court and Circuit Court Judges. The list of the various encounters of Christopher Cotsford follows this latest DUI-fueled adventure.

St. Mary’s Sheriff Tim Cameron reports that on January 21, 2015, at 8:18 PM, deputies responded to a residence in the 19000 block of Three Notch Road for a reported assault. While responding to the residence, the Emergency Communications Center, (ECC), advised the suspect identified as Christopher Lee Cotsford, 32, of Great Mills, allegedly stole a vehicle, 1997 Ford Explorer, and fled the scene.

Paul Harvey: “Policeman”

“Policeman” by Paul Harvey done in the style of that wonderful SUPER BOWL commercial “God Made A Framer” narrated by Paul Harvey. This is a tribute to the many police officers who risk their lives daily. We should never forget who are the first ones we call, when we are in danger.