Roadside Solicitation Ban Enacted in Calvert County

A law that would prohibit the roadside solicitation of money in Calvert County was passed by the Maryland General Assembly on Friday, April 5, 2024.  If signed by the Governor, […]

Hill Pleads Guilty to Murder

On March 28, 2024, Anthony Hill, 28, of Washington, DC, pleaded guilty in Calvert County Circuit Court to second degree murder, use of a handgun in a crime of violence, […]

Students Charged with Hate Crime Violations

Three 13-year old students at Plum Point Middle School in Calvert County have been charged as juveniles with harassment and violations of Maryland’s hate crimes statutes.  According to charging documents, […]

Santos Sentenced for Sex Abuse

Jonathan P. Santos of Marietta, GA was sentenced in Calvert County Circuit Court on March 8, 2024, to 30 years incarceration, with 10 years active, for the crimes of sex […]

Huffman Sentenced for Sex Offenses

On February 22, 2024, Jonathan F. Huffman, 38, of Prince Frederick, was sentenced to 50 years in prison, with 18 years of active incarceration, for sex abuse of a minor […]

Brown Sentenced for Bank Robbery

On February 8, 2024, Jemel Anthony Brown, of Washington, DC, was sentenced to 32 years of active incarceration to be served at the Department of Corrections for his role in […]

Convicted Murderer Loses Bid for Reduction of Sentence

James Walter Harley, Jr., convicted of first degree premeditated murder in Calvert County in 2018, has lost his bid to have his sentence reduced. Circuit Court Judge Mark S. Chandlee […]

Morales Convicted in Cockfighting Operation

On January 12, 2024, a Calvert County District Court Judge convicted Luis Alberto Hinojosa Morales, 36, of Huntingtown, of 10 felony animal cruelty charges relating to illegal cockfighting.   In […]

Calvert County State’s Attorney’s Office – 2023 Year in Review

CALVERT COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE (SAO) 2023 ACCOMPLISHMENTS Statistical Data   a.   In 2023, the State’s Attorney’s Office filed criminal charges in 135 cases in the Circuit Court for Calvert […]

Moore Sentenced for M&T Bank Robbery

On December 15, 2023, Cedric Fonta Moore, of Washington, DC, was sentenced in Calvert County Circuit Court to 23 years incarceration, with 9 years active, for his role in the […]