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Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 10/25/13 - 10/31/13

Arrests:

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Saturday, October 26th at 2:42 p.m., a male 53, was arrested for possession of marijuana and providing false information.

6700 blk. of Eastern Ave., on Saturday, October 26th at 11:45 p.m., a male 25, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Ward 1:

Larceny from Vehicle

Change your Clock - Change your Batteries - Community Advisory

In anticipation of daylight savings time ending in the early morning hours of November 3rd, the State Fire Marshal is urging Marylanders to "Change Your Clock – Change Your Batteries" in both smoke alarms and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors in their homes. Recognizing that working smoke alarms and CO detectors double a family’s chance of surviving a home fire and/or an unsafe carbon monoxide level, the State Fire Marshal says Daylight Savings Time is a great opportunity for families to change the batteries.

Halloween Safety Tips - Community Advisory

It’s that time of year again! Tomorrow night, all the little witches, ghosts and goblins get to go out in search of treats. Halloween is an exciting time for children of all ages, but we want to make sure they understand how to keep themselves safe, whether they are with their parents or out with friends.

TODAY - Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day and VIN Etching/Watch Your Car Program/Voter Registration on October 26th - News Release

NEWS RELEASE

City of Takoma Park Police Department

* 7500 Maple Avenue * Takoma Park, Md 20912

 

For more information contact:

Public Information Officer (PIO)

TOMORROW - Monster Bash 2013 - Saturday, October 26th! - Community Advisory

TOMORROW!

MONSTER BASH 2013 - Saturday, October 26th!!!

Rain or Shine *NEW LOCATIONS*

5:00 pm: Annual Costume Contest: Get all decked out and strut your stuff. Categories include most original, funniest, and scariest. Categories: ages 2 and under; 3 - 4; 5 - 7; 8 - 10; 11 - 12; Teen and Adult; and Overall group. Join in the Fun! Limited Parking due to street closures. *Meet in the Public Parking Lot Beside the TPSS Co-Op.

TOMORROW - Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day and VIN Etching/Watch Your Car Program/Voter Registration on October 26th - News Release

NEWS RELEASE

City of Takoma Park Police Department

* 7500 Maple Avenue * Takoma Park, Md 20912

 

For more information contact:

Public Information Officer (PIO)

Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 10/18/13 - 10/24/13

Arrests:

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Tuesday, October 22nd at 12:13 p.m., a male 25, was arrested for having an open theft and forgery warrant.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Monday, October 21st at 4:43 a.m., a male 34, was arrested for having an open failure to pay child support warrant.

Found Dog Looking for Owner - Community Advisory

A resident of Takoma Park found a dog at the corner of Erskine and 17th in the front yard of a home. She is very sweet and friendly and is wearing a red collar with no tags. She is possibly 1-2 years old. Her photograph is attached.

She is currently being held by the resident in the hopes she can be returned home. If she is yours, or you know who she belongs to, please call 301-957-4112 and get her home! Thank you.

Theft from Auto and Destruction of Property - Community Advisory

On October 23, 2013, Takoma Park Police responded to the parking lot of the 7400 block of New Hampshire Avenue for a report of a theft from auto that occurred earlier sometime between October 22 at 5:30 pm and October 23 at 6:00 am. Unknown suspect(s) smashed out the front passenger side window of the victim's vehicle and stole property.

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