Posted on: January 13, 2017

Snow situation information, updates available

In the event of significant snowfall in The City of Frederick, several sources offer information about schedule changes, snow removal and road conditions.

The following information is available:

  • Updates of Public Works Salt / Snow Crew operations

City’s Snow Emergency Line: 301-600-7669 (SNOW)

  • Announcements of changes to The City of Frederick opening/closing

City’s Emergency Public Information Line: 301-600-130...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Frederick Speaker Series to Feature NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The Frederick Speaker Series will kick off its fifth season with all-time leading scorer and six-time NBA champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Thursday, January 26. The event begins at 7:30pm at the Weinberg Center for the Arts.

Media Contact: Ashley Birdsell LewisManager of Marketing, Weinberg Center for the Arts

301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

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Frederick Speaker Series to Feature NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

 

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Iron Mask and Footloose Next Films to Screen at Weinberg Center

The Weinberg Center for the Arts’ Silent Film Series continues in the new year with a screening of the 1929 silent adventure “The Iron Mask.” Based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas, the film will screen on Saturday, January 21 at 7:30pm.

Media Contact:Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEIron Mask and Footloose Next Films to Screen at Weinberg Center

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

No pickup for Christmas trees; drop-off option open

The City of Frederick does not collect Christmas trees. Trees may be dropped off as part of a recycling program at several locations around The City.

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Voting record from Jan. 5 meeting of Mayor and Board

The voting record from the Jan. 5, 2017, meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen is published

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Dr. Seuss Stories Take the Stage at the Weinberg Center

The Weinberg Center for the Arts’ 2016-2017 Family Series continues with a performance of Seussical on Saturday, January 21 at 11:00am. Tickets begin at $10.

Media Contact:Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDr. Seuss Stories Take the Stage at the Weinberg Center

FREDERICK, Md., Wednesday, December 21, 2016 — The Weinberg Center for the Art...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Frederick Playlist Announces 3rd Annual Frederick Music Showcase at Weinberg Center

Frederick News-Post’s Frederick Playlist has announced the lineup for the third annual Frederick Music Showcase, to be held once again at the Weinberg Center for the Arts. The showcase will take place Thursday, February 16 beginning at 7:00pm.

Media Contact:Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFrederick Playlist Announces 3rd Annual Frederick Music Showcase at Weinberg Center

FREDERICK, Md., Friday, December 16, 2016 &mda...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Thriving: Study ranks Frederick's work/life environment high

For college graduates' future, Frederick ranks 43 out of 589 cities evaluated.

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Sustainability Committee applicants sought

The City of Frederick's Sustainability Committee has a vacancy to fill.

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Tax credit for work on historic property

Applications for the City of Frederick Historic Preservation Property Tax Credit are due on April 1, 2017.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Sara Evans, Oak Ridge Boys, and Red Green to Play Weinberg Center

Three new shows have been added to the Weinberg Center for the Arts lineup, including country recording star Sara Evans, the GRAMMY®-winning Oak Ridge Boys with special guest Larry Gatlin, and comedian Red Green.

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Ashley BirdsellLewis, Manager of Marketing

301-600-2868 | abirdsell@cityoffrederick.com

 

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SaraEvans, Oak Ridge Boys, and Red Green to Play Weinberg Center

 

FREDERICK, Md., Wednesday, December 14, 2016 &mda...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Compost bins for sale to city residents

The City of Frederick is offering compost bins for sale, $20 plus tax

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Suspicious Vehicle Leads to Heroin and Weapon Charges (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop resulting in two arrests and the seizure of heroin and crack cocaine

On 01-12-2017, at 12:06 AM, an officer with the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit observed a suspicious vehicle in the Frederick Shopping Center, located at 1305 W 7th Street, in Frederick City.

During the investigation into the suspic...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

FPD To Host Coffee With A Cop

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 11, 2017

FPD TO HOST COFFEE WITH A COP

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department will be hosting Coffee With A Cop at Anytime Fitness, 2405 Whittier Drive, Frederick, on Saturday, January 2...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Arrest Warrants Issued For Two Suspects in Shooting Incident (CIS)

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Arrest Warrants Issued For Two Suspects in Shooting Incident (FPD)

On 12/29/2016 at approximately 1433 hours, officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to a shooting that occurred in the parking lot at the Latino Market located at 10 Hillcrest Drive, Frederick, MD.

Upon arrival it was determined a large figh...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Frederick Police Department arrest man for wear, carry, transport of handgun and CDS possession.

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The Frederick Police Department arrested a man this evening for wear, carry, transport of a handgun and possession of marijuana over 10 grams.

While conducting an investigation into welfare check in the area of Linden Ave, officers from the Frederick Police Department located a vehicle occupied by two individuals.  Further investigation would reveal the occupants were in possession of m...

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Posted on: January 8, 2017

Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person

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The Frederick Police Department is requesting assistance in locating a missing person

On 01/07/2017 at approximately 1:17 PM the Frederick Police Department received a report of a missing person. The reporting party advised police they last spoke to the missing person the morning of 01/07/2017.

The Frederick Police Department is requesting ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Police Arrest Male For Possession With Intent to Distribute Marijuana and Cocaine (Patrol 17-1128)

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On 01/05/17 at approximately 4:09pm Officers with the Frederick Police Department responded to a drug complaint in the area of Hope Circle and Pennsylvania Ave.  Upon arrival Officers located the vehicle and driver matching the description provi...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

*UPDATE* - Missing Juvenile Found

The Frederick Police Department thanks the public for their assistance finding a missing 14 year-old, Dontae Rodriguez.

*UPDATE*

Dontae was found on 1/3/17. He was unharmed. The Frederick Police Department thanks the public for their assistance in finding Dontae.

Original press release:

The Frederick Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public locating a missing...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Lock Your Vehicle, Home, and Garage Doors

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 30, 2016

LOCK YOUR VEHICLE, HOME AND GARAGE DOORS

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to remind everyone to lock your house, garage, and vehicle doors.  ...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Frederick Police Investigate Shooting

Frederick Police responded to a large fight and shots fired incident in the unit block of Hillcrest Dr. When they arrived, officers found a victim who had been shot, suffering non-life threatening injuries.

On 12/29/16 at approximately 1430 hours, officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to a shooting incident near a shopping center on Hillcrest Drive. Arriving officers found a male subject had been shot and had non-life threatening injuries. ...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Frederick Police Arrest Rockville Man for Possessing Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit arrested a male after seizing 150 grams of marijuana

On 12-21-2016, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit came into contact with a suspicious vehicle in the area 208 Appleton Place, in Frederick City, after observing the vehicle’s rear hatch open while it appea...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Heroin, Cocaine and Marijuana (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop resulting in the seizure of heroin, cocaine, marijuana and over $6500 in currency

On 12-20-2016, officers of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop in the area of Baughman’s Lane and Key Parkway, in Frederick City, after observing a male driving erratically on a dirt bike. 

When co...

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

Frederick Police Request Assistance Identifying Theft Suspect - 2016-094358

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The Frederick Police Department is requesting assistance with identifying the suspect of a theft from a motor vehicle that occurred on December 19th in the 400 block of Carrollton Drive.

On December 19, 2016, OFC Adam Anderson of the Frederick Police Department received a report of a theft from a motor vehicle. A neighbor of the victim provided OFC Anderson a video clip showing the suspect.  Attached is a still image from the sur...Read on...

Posted on: December 20, 2016

Frederick Police Charge Juvenile for Shots Fired Incident

Frederick Police responded to calls for shots being fired in the 300 Block of Adam Road Monday, 12/19, at approximately 6:30pm. Through their investigation, Detectives were able to identify and apprehend a juvenile suspect for the incident.

Frederick Police responded to calls for shots being fired in the 300 Block of Adam Road Monday, 12/19, at approximately 6:30pm.

Officers who responded to the scene found a vehicle that had been struck by gunfire as well as other evidence of a shooting. No ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Frederick Police Department investigating a shots fired incident (16-094138)

On 12/18/16, at approximately 2355 hours, officers with the Frederick Police Department responded to the 600 Block of Himes Ave., in Frederick, MD., for the report of shots being fired.   Detectives with the Frederick Police Department are curren...

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Posted on: December 17, 2016

Traffic Stop Leads to Possession with Intent to Distribute Charges

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     Officers with the Frederick Police Department initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the first block of S Court St just outside of the police station in the early morning of 12/17/2016.  A K-9 sniff of the vehicl...

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Posted on: December 13, 2016

FPD Honored at Governor's Crime Prevention Awards

Frederick Police Members and Programs Honored at 37th Annual Governor's Crime Prevention Awards

December 13, 2016

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is proud to announce the recognition of members and programs of this agency and the commun...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Prevent Package Thefts

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 8, 2016

FREDERICK POLICE REMIND RESIDENTS ABOUT PORCH PACKAGE THEFTS

FREDERICK, MD – During the holiday season, many people purchase gifts online and have them delivered to their ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Frederick Police will be conducting DUI Saturation Patrols

Officers from the Frederick Police will be out in force during the holiday season working to keep the roads safe from drunk and drugged drivers. The department conducts several saturation patrols and checkpoints throughout the year specifically targeting ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Holiday Safety Tips

 

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to remind everyone to be extra vigilant during this holiday season.  We realize that the holiday season is often hectic and at times we become complacent.  By usi...

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