State’s Attorney Robert Harvey Congratulates Child Support Division on Outstanding Work

Not everyone knows that the Calvert County State’s Attorney’s Office is responsible for enforcing Maryland laws regarding child support.  In fact, the Office has a division staffed by an attorney and 3 support persons, dedicated solely to this function.   Since 2017, this unit has collected over $48,000,000 in support payments for the children of […]

Defendants Indicted on Animal Cruelty Charges

Calvert County State’s Attorney Robert Harvey announced that on July 19, 2021, the Calvert County Grand Jury returned indictments charging Rodney Carlton Rance, 52, of Lusby, and Charles Henry Hall, II, 44, of Chaptico, with felony animal cruelty charges for their alleged involvement in a dogfighting operation.  Rance faces 40 counts of aggravated animal cruelty […]

Defendant Sentenced for Sex Abuse of a Minor

Calvert County State’s Attorney Robert Harvey announced that on August 9, 2021, Brian Cullen Sheridan of Lusby, received a sentence of 20 years imprisonment for the crime of sex abuse of a minor.  Sheridan also received an additional 4-year term for a violation of probation.   Sheridan was convicted by a jury following a trial […]

Defendant Pleads Guilty to Third Degree Sex Offense

Calvert County State’s Attorney Robert Harvey announced that George Andrew Taylor, 36, of Waldorf, has pleaded guilty to committing a third degree sex offense involving a minor child.  In 2019, the child disclosed to her mother that Taylor, a family friend, had been touching her inappropriately.  During a forensic interview, the child also disclosed numerous […]

Defendant Pleads Guilty to Felony Theft Scheme

Calvert County State’s Attorney Robert Harvey announced that Marco J. Decesaris, III, 72, of Prince Frederick, MD, has pleaded guilty to being involved in a felony theft scheme.  Decesaris, the owner of Marco’s Quality Storage Buildings, LLC, took money from several County residents after agreeing to build them a shed.  He never built the shed, […]