Drug Offender Receives 5 Years Without Parole

On November 14, 2022, Harold Bernard Gross, of Owings, entered a guilty plea in Calvert County Circuit Court to possession of fentanyl in large volume.  He received a mandatory prison […]

Ridgely Sentenced for Murder

On November 14, 2022, Travis Benjamin Ridgely, 35, of Lusby, MD, was sentenced for the first degree premeditated murder of Selena Noel Persinger.  The sentence, imposed by Judge Mark S. […]

Hamrick Loses Bid to Reduce Sentence

Ancil Tony Hamrick, convicted in 2001 of a brutal Calvert County murder, has lost his bid to have his sentence reduced.  Hamrick had argued that his sentence was illegal because […]

2022 Warrant Initiative

From October 24-27, 2022, the Calvert County Sheriff’s office conducted its annual warrant initiative with assistance from the State’s Attorney’s Office and other agencies.  This initiative resulted in the arrest […]