Posted on: December 7, 2017

Public Meeting Schedule for Week of Dec. 11

The schedule of public meetings for the week of Dec. 11 is published.

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

Public Information Meeting on Developer Projects

A public meeting at 6 p.m., Dec. 13, at the Municipal Annex, will discuss two pending development applications.

FREDERICK, MD – Dec. 4, 2017: A public meeting at 6 p.m., Dec. 13, will discuss two pending development applications:

Final Site Plan, Renn Clubhouse - Application STF17-891FSI

Final Site Plan, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center - Application STF17-998...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Frederick Children's Chorus Presents 23rd Annual Messiah Sing-Along

The Frederick Children’s Choruses’ Messiah Sing-Along, a community tradition since 1994, will return to the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Tuesday, December 19 at 8:00pm.

Media Contact: 

Marti Heurich, Frederick Children’s Chorusofficemanager@fredcc.org

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Frederick Children’s Chorus Presents 23rd Annual Messiah Sing-Along

FREDERICK, Md., Wednesday, November 29, 2017 — ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Four Saturdays in December Could Make You Merry

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Make yourself merry in Downtown Frederick with late-night shopping, dining and fun! Participating shops stay open till 9 p.m. the first four Saturdays in December, and special events are part of Downtown Frederick Partnership's Four Saturdays program.

  • December 2: First Saturday in Downtown Frederick
    • Find hot cocoa and s'mores stations throughout downtown, enjoy live music and carolers as you shop your night away.
  • December 9: Sip 'n' Shop
    • Enjoy beer, wine and non-alcoholic tastings at participating locatio...
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Posted on: November 22, 2017

2nd REVISION: Agenda for Dec. 7 Mayor and Board Meeting

The agenda for the Dec. 7, 2017, Regular Public Meeting has been revised to change the order of the items. Previous items XI.11 and XI.12 have been moved to follow item XI.3, with all subsequent items renumbered accordingly.

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Tree Stands at City Hall for Season

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'Tis the Season: City Hall has a 22-foot blue spruce tree, donated by Ben Arneson, Water Department superintendent.

Frederick News
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Thanksgiving: Offices Closed, Parking Free

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Thanksgiving, on Nov. 23, marks the start of free weekend parking throughout the City -- through New Year's day. Services, such as collection of trash and yard waste, change for the holiday.

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

REMINDER: Community Garden Spaces Must Be Cleaned Out

Anyone who reserved a community garden plot from The City of Frederick this year must clean it out by Dec. 4 to allow for mowing by the Parks Division staff.

Please remove any plant material and any and all other objects, such as fencing, trellis, pots, signs, tools, chairs and furniture. Please leave the City plot number signs in place. Any items left after Dec. 4 will be removed and discarded, and the plots ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

UPDATE: Dec. 14 Inauguration Schedule

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Doors will open at noon for The City of Frederick inauguration ceremony Dec. 14 at the Weinberg Center for the Arts.

Michael O'Connor will be sworn in as mayor, and all five aldermen will be sworn in to begin their four-year terms.

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

4 New Shows, Including Straight No Chaser and Sal Valentinetti, Added to Weinberg Center Lineup

A capella sensation Straight No Chaser, “America’s Got Talent” crooner Sal Valentinetti, international hit Menopause the Musical, and Bee Gees tribute band The New York Bee Gees are set to join the Weinberg Center for the Arts’ 2017-2018 season.

Media Contact:

Ashley Birdsell Lewis, Manager of Marketing

301-600-2868 | alewis@cityoffrederick.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

4 New Shows, Including Straight No Chaser and Sal Valentinetti, Added to Weinberg Center Lineup

FREDERICK, Md., Friday, November 10, 201...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Regional Transportation Committee Seeks Volunteers

Are you or someone you know interested in weighing in on regional transportation issues?

Community leaders and residents from across the metropolitan Washington region are invited to apply to serve on the 2018 Citizens Advisory Committee to the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB).

Application Deadline: December 15, 2017...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Airport Assistant Manager Earns Professional Accreditation

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Frederick Municipal Airport's assistant manager has earned distinction as an airport management executive.

Nicholas E. Sabo, A.A.E., assistant airport manager, has been awarded the distinction of accredited airport

executive by the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE).

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Police Have Remote Interpreting Service Capability

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Frederick Police are better able to serve the deaf and hard of hearing on site, using a new remote interpreting service.

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Funding Available for Projects Helping Community

Between Jan. 3 and 10, 2018, organizations that would like to apply for funding out of The City of Frederick’s annual community development block grant may submit their project proposals.

Available funding is part of the 2018 Annual Action Plan, an element of the Consolidated Plan prepared as part of the City’s participation in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development block grant program. 

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

The City has added pickleball lines to the tennis courts at:

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The City has added pickleball lines to the tennis courts at: Amber Meadows, Max Kehne, and Monocacy Village Parks.

Frederick News
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Monocacy Boulevard Information

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For the latest information about the Monocacy Boulevard project, visit the project's page on the City website.

The Monocacy Boulevard project and the effects of the road closure are a top priority. City engineers, the mayor and police are continuously evaluating potential modifications to traffic controls to improve movement along alternate routes.  

The C...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Property Revitalization Replaces Blight on West Fourth Street

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The Murphys took an eyesore and turned it to elegance.

The transformation of 20 W. Fourth St. to a showplace brings to a successful close the story of the City's commitment to revitalize a blighted property. At the close of long and litigious process that included appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court, the City o...

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Frederick News
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Process Changes for Nonprofits to Get City Grants

A new, formal grant application process has been approved for The City of Frederick to fund nonprofit programs.
The applications will replace the informal, requests made to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen.

Nonprofits that would like to apply for a grant must attend a workshop at 10 a.m. Oct. 30 in the City Hall boardroom.

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Discount on Health Services, Medications Possible

City residents are eligible for discounted drug, medical services program.

Frederick County is enrolled in the National Association of Counties’ Live Healthy program that provides discount prescription drugs and medical services, and is open to City residents.

Participants may benefit from savings on dental procedures like exams,...

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Frederick News
Posted on: October 19, 2017

City Earns High Marks for LGBTQ Inclusivity

“This score reflects what I expect to be happening inside City government, and out in the public: fairness and inclusion for every person.” -- Mayor Randy McClement
Frederick scored 100 percent on the Municipal Equality Index measure of inclusiveness.

Frederick earned a score of 100 percent on a Municipal Equality Index measure of inclusiveness, according to The Human Rights Campaign, a leading advocate for gender equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people. The Human Rights Campa...

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Posted on: October 1, 2017

Leaf Collection Starts Oct. 23

The City's leaf collection campaign starts Monday, Oct. 23. No leaves should be set out until Oct. 22.

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Monocacy Blvd. to Close for Major Redesign, Bridge Work

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The project to realign and widen Monocacy Boulevard will soon involve closing much of the road for about 18 months to replace a bridge over the Monocacy River and install four new lanes for through traffic.

The City is giving as much notice as possible and is aware of the inconvenience it will cause to traffic that normally uses Monocacy Boulevard between the City’s downtown and Md. 26.

Monocacy Boulevard will be closed between Gas House Pike and Sc...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

State of the City Remarks

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State of the City highlights: Airport construction. Business construction. Manufacturers' news. Population growth. Public safety. Transportation projects. ... See the complete text of Mayor Randy McClement's remarks ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Frederick Police Arrest Man for Drug Distribution (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit (SCU) arrests Frederick area man for drug and weapon charges.

The Frederick Police’s Department's Street Crimes Unit has been investigating a drug tip involving Demetrius George Brown.  The investigation determined that Brown was involved in distributing controlled dangerous substances from his re...

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Police News
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Frederick Police Department responds to assault in the area of N. Market St & W. 3rd St.

On 12/03/17 at approximately 2024 hrs the Frederick Police Department responded to an assault involving a handgun that occurred in the area of N. Market St & W. 3rd St.  Upon arrival, officers located one victim who had had non-life threateni...

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Police News
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Frederick Police respond to Destruction of Property

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On 10/2/2017 Off Hamilton with the Frederick Police was dispatched to 40 S Carroll St, the Delaplaine Arts Center, for a destruction of property call.

On 10/2/2017 Off Hamilton with the Frederick Police was dispatched to 40 S Carroll St, the Delaplaine Arts Center, for a destruction of property call. It was reported that the subjects in the attached picture threw a can of paint off the top deck of the E...

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Police News
Posted on: December 3, 2017

FPD investigates a shooting in Willowtree Plaza

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Police News
Posted on: December 2, 2017

Frederick Police Arrest Man for Drug Distribution (DEU)

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Arrest Photo of Daniel Curry.

Police News
Posted on: December 2, 2017

Frederick Police Arrest Man for Drug Distribution (DEU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit arrests Frederick area man for numerous drug and weapon charges…

Since July of 2017, the Frederick Police’s Drug Enforcement Unit has been investigating a drug tip involving Daniel Lawrence Curry.  During the course of the investigation it was determined that Curry was actively involved in distributi...

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Police News
Posted on: November 30, 2017

Street Crimes Unit Arrests Man with Stolen Handgun and Crack Cocaine

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The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Key Pkwy and Stonegate Dr. During the course of the traffic stop officers found crack cocaine and a stolen handgun.

On 11/29/2017, at approximately 5:10 PM, The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Key Pkwy and Stonegate Dr. During the course of the traffic stop officers received consent to sear...

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Police News
Posted on: November 27, 2017

Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person

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Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person (CIS)

On 11/27/2017 at approximately 0832 hours, the Frederick Police Department received a report of a missing person. Detective McPeak was later assigned as the lead investigator for this incident.

The missing person is Yesenia Noemi Martinez Lopez., a 12-year...

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Police News
Posted on: November 27, 2017

FPD asking for Assistance in Identifying Theft Suspect (CR#17-95949)

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FREDERICK POLICE
DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATERELEASE

 November 21, 2017

Assistance with
Identifying Theft Suspect

FREDERICK,MD – On 11/21/2017 at approximately 1545 hours, OFC Essel responded to Lowes on
Wormans Mill Road for a theft whi...

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Police News
Posted on: November 21, 2017

FPD Investigators charge suspect for stabbing

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

November 21, 2017

FPD Investigators charge suspect for stabbing

FREDERICK, MD – On 11/19/17 at approx. 1717hrs Patrol officers responded to the 600 Blk of Schley Ave for a report ...

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Police News
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Frederick Man Charged in Domestic Assault

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Frederick Man Charged in Domestic Assault (CIS)

On 11/18/2017 at approximately 0238 hours, Frederick Police Officers responded to the 400 block of West South Street for a Domestic Assault. Officers arrived and located the victim suffering from several lacerations to her head, neck, arms and torso. The ...

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Police News
Posted on: November 19, 2017

Frederick Police Investigate Strong-Armed Robbery

Frederick Police Investigate Strong-Armed Robbery (CIS)

On 11/19/2017 at approximately 1920 hours, the Frederick Police Department responded to a strong-armed robbery at the Frederick Fudge and Ice Cream Company in the 200 block of East Church Street. Detective Loftis was later assigned as the lead investigato...

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Police News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Frederick Police Arrest Two for Heroin Distribution (DEU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit arrests two Frederick area men for the distribution of heroin and related drug charges…

In the month of September, Frederick Police’s Drug Enforcement Unit responded to an address in Frederick City in reference to a suspected drug overdose death. It was later determined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the State of M...

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Police News
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Frederick Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Frederick Police Investigate Armed Robbery (CIS)

On 11/16/2017 at approximately 2200 hours, the Frederick Police Department responded to an armed robbery located in the 1400 block of Key Parkway. Detective McPeak was later assigned as the lead investigator for this incident.

Officers determined the victi...

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Police News
Posted on: November 15, 2017

UPDATE: Missing Person Located, Case # 2017-094208

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Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person (CIS)

UPDATE: Brooke Taylor-Le Turner has been located. The Frederick Police Department thanks the public for their assistance. 

On 11/15/2017 at approximately 1459 hours, the Frederick Police Department received a report of a missing person. Detective ...

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Police News
Posted on: December 4, 2017

4th Annual Pack a Police Car Event

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 4, 2017

4th Annual Pack a Police Car Event

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department will be holding its 4th Annual Pack a Police Car event on Saturday, December 9th from 10 ...

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Police News
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Rotary Club of Carroll Creek to Host PAL Santa Day

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 29, 2017

Rotary Club of Carroll Creek to Host PAL Santa Day

FREDERICK, MD – The Rotary Club of Carroll Creek will be holding its 11th Annual PAL Santa Day on Saturday, December 2nd...

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Police News
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Holiday Safety Tips and Advice

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 21, 2017

HOLIDAY SAFETY TIPS AND ADVICE

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department would like to remind everyone to be extra vigilant during this holiday season.  We ...

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Police News
Posted on: November 15, 2017

FPD Missing Person 17-93747 (Located)

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FPD is requesting the public's assistance in locating a missing adult
(Update: Missing person has been located)

Update: Please note this missing person has been located.  

Frederick Police Department are investigating a missing adult

Frederick, MD—for immediate release:

On 11/14/2017 at approximately 0720 hours, the Frederick Police Department recei...

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Police News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

FPD To Use Video Remote Interpreting

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 8, 2017

 

 

FPD TO USE VIDEO REMOTE INTERPRETING

FREDERICK, MD –The Frederick Police Department will begin to utilize Purple Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) on Nov...

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Police News
Posted on: November 1, 2017

FPD TO TEAM UP WITH IL FORNO PIZZERIA

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 1, 2017

FPD TO TEAM UP WITH IL FORNO PIZZERIA FOR

PIZZA BOX CAMPAIGN

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department has come up with a creative way to share information with resid...

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Police News
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Police Looking For Witnesses in Strong Armed Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Frederick Police Looking for witnesses in Strong Armed Robbery-CR 17-088929

Frederick, MD- On October 29, 2017, at approximately 1130 hours, officers responded to the Baker Park area, near the tennis courts b...

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Police News
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Cops on Rooftops Event Total

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 30, 2017

Cops on Rooftops Event Total

FREDERICK, MD –Members of the Frederick Police Department and Special Olympics participated in the Cops On Rooftops event this past weekend at ...

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Police News
Posted on: October 30, 2017

FPD and FOP Lodge #91 Participate in No Shave November

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 30, 2017

FPD and FOP Lodge #91 Participate in No Shave November

FREDERICK, MD –Members of the Frederick Police Department and the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #91 will take part ...

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Police News
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Halloween Safety Tips

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 26, 2017

Halloween Safety Tips

FREDERICK, MD –Halloween is an exciting time of year for kids and adults alike.  Our primary concern on Halloween and any other time of year ...

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Police News
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Drug Disposal Event

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 19, 2017

FPD TO HOST DRUG DISPOSAL EVENT

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department along with Whitesell Pharmacy and the Drug Enforcement Agency will be hosting a Drug Disposal Event on...

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Police News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

FPD Active Threat Training Exercise

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FPD Active Threat Training Exercise

MEDIA ADVISORY

What: Frederick Police Department will be holding an active threat training exercise

When: Friday, October 6, 6:00 a.m. - noon

Where:  Frederick Memorial Hospital, 400 W. 7th Street, Frederi...

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Police News
Posted on: January 31, 2017

2016 Year End Crime Statistics (UCR)

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 31, 2017

2016 Year End Crime Statistics

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department (FPD) is releasing statistics from its Uniform Crime Report (UCR) for reported Part I offenses during 2...

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