Entries by SAO Admin

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week – April 18-April 24, 2021 Since 1981, National Crime Victims’ Rights Week has been a time to renew our commitment to serving all victims of crime, acknowledge the achievements in victim services and allied professions, honor those who have gone above and beyond in their service to others, and to […]

Court Diversion Program Created for Young Adults

Robert Harvey, Calvert County State’s Attorney, announces the creation of a Court Diversion Program for Young Adults.  The Program will permit young, first-time offenders the opportunity to avoid a criminal record if they successfully complete a 6-week course of counseling and education through the Calvert County Health Department – Behavioral Health.  The Program is open […]

Lusby Man Pleads Guilty in October 2019 Shooting

Co-Defendant Pleads Guilty in Shooting Case             John Michael Anderson Wood, 19, of Lusby, pleaded guilty on March 22, 2021, to 5 charges in connection with an October, 2019, shooting incident.  The charges were first degree assault, use of a handgun in a crime of violence, possession of a regulated firearm under age 21, and […]

Former Attorney Sentenced in Felony Theft Case

Craig Langrall, 41, of Tracy’s Landing, MD, was sentenced on March 12, 2021, to 10 years’ incarceration, with all but 6 months suspended, for the crime of Felony Theft over $25,000.  Judge Mark S.  Chandlee also required Mr. Langrall to complete 5 years of probation. Langrall was a practicing attorney in Calvert County when he […]

Teens Sentenced in August Hate Crime

On Monday, March 8, 2021, four individuals pleaded guilty to committing a hate crime in connection with the August 9, 2020, vandalism incident at Calvert High School.  Augustine Aufderheide, 19, of Prince Frederick, Cade Meredith, 19, of Saint Leonard, Anthony Sellers, 19, of Saint Leonard, and Kyle Hill, 19, of Prince Frederick, admitted to spray […]

St. Leonard Man Sentenced in Animal Cruelty Case

On March 1, 2021, Matthew James Baker, 30, of Saint Leonard was sentenced to 2 years active incarceration at the Division of Corrections.  As part of his sentence, Baker is prohibited from owning, possessing, or residing with any animal. Baker entered a guilty plea back in November 2020 to felony aggravated animal cruelty for having […]

Chesapeake Beach Woman Pleads Guilty to Felony Theft Scheme

On February 8, 2021, Barbara Davis, age 52, of Chesapeake Beach, entered a guilty plea in the Circuit Court for Calvert County, admitting her involvement in a felony theft scheme of over $10,000.  The charge carries a maximum penalty of 5 years’ incarceration and/or a $10,000 fine.   Ms. Davis was charged with the theft […]

North Beach Man Sentenced After Guilty Plea to Drug Distribution

On January 28, 2021, Dervon Wayne Wallace, 36, of North Beach was sentenced to 8 years active incarceration after entering a guilty plea on December 11, 2020, to Possession with Intent to Distribute – Cocaine.  The sentence included a term of 5 years’ probation. During the investigation conducted by the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Drug […]

Lusby Man Sentenced in October 2019 Shooting

On January 26, 2021, Dru Michael Sultzaberger, 20, of Lusby was sentenced to serve 17 years’ incarceration for his role in an October, 2019, shooting.  The sentence included a term of 5 years without the possibility of parole.   Sultzaberger became involved in an altercation at a party with the victim’s brother.  Armed with a […]

Former Attorney Pleads Guilty to Felony Theft Scheme

FORMER ATTORNEY PLEADS GUILTY  On January 25, 2021, Craig Langrall, age 41, of Tracy’s Landing, Maryland, entered a guilty plea in the Circuit Court for Calvert County to felony theft scheme over $25,000.  The charge carries a maximum penalty of 10 years imprisonment and/or a $15,000 fine.  Sentencing is scheduled for March 12, 2021.   […]