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Posted on: September 12, 2019

2019 City of Frederick Stormwater Coloring Challenge!

Are you up for a challenge? Design a street inlet to help raise awareness for water conservation!

Come one, come all to show-off your coloring skills at the City's 2019 In The Streets Stormwater Booth on Saturday, September 14th from 11:00AM - 5:00PM!  The City's Stormwater booth will be handing out blank street inlet pages for you to color a...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Howl'oween in Baker Park

Dog Parade and Costume Contest: Sunday, October 27th, 1-3pm – Pre registration is encouraged, on-site registration begins at 12:30pm. Cost is $5

NEWS RELEASE

Howl’oween in Baker Park

Dog Parade and Costume Contest:  Sunday, October 27th, 1-3pm – Pre registration is encouraged, on-site registration begins at 12:30pm.  Cost is $5

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Frederick News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Notice of Authorization for Sale of Real Property

At the 9/5/19 Mayor and Board Meeting the Alderman approved the sale of real property along Monocacy Boulevard. Click read on to view the full legal notice.

The City of Frederick is the fee simple owner of a certain parcel of land known as “parcel C,”containing 4.834 acres of land, as more particularly described on a Plat of Correction entitled “Plat of Correction, Right-of-Way D...

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Frederick News
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Labor Day Closure and Service Changes

The City of Frederick offices will be closed and there will be changes in services to observe Labor Day on Monday 2, 2019

Please see additional info for information on trash, yard waste and recycling pickup changes.

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

DBE Program Review Panel

Disparity Study

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

New Pedestrian Countdown Signals

The City of Frederick Installs New Pedestrian Countdown Signals at S. Jefferson St/Catoctin Ave Intersection

New pedestrian countdown signals are now active at the S. Jefferson St/Catoctin Ave intersection. The pedestrian signals were added at the request of local residents to enhance pedestrian safety at the intersection. The work completed by the City DPW also...

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Frederick News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Ribbon Cutting: Wastewater Facility Upgrade Complete

Treatment Plant's Outstanding Performance Attracts National Interest

NEWS RELEASE

Ribbon Cutting: Wastewater Facility Upgrade Complete

Treatment Plant’s Outstanding Performance Attracts National Interest

FREDERICK, MD – Aug. 28, 2019:  On Sept. 9, Mayor Michael O’Connor and Maryland Secr...

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Frederick News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Travel Advisory: East 13th Street Road Closure

East 13th Street will be closed between East Street and Staley Avenue on 8/27 & 8/29

FREDERICK, MD – July 1, 2019:  East 13th between East Street and Staley Avenue will be closed for asphalt patching between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM on:

  • August 27, 2019
  • August 29, 2019
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Frederick News
Posted on: August 22, 2019

Key City Farm Market at Baker Park on Fridays

Key City Food and Farm Market 2019

Vendors, food trucks: Fridays outside the William Talley Recreation Center area of Baker Park, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Weinberg Earns Major State Grant, Recognized for Success

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The Weinberg Center receives a $158,908 grant for “outstanding service to Maryland’s arts community” from the Maryland State Arts Council.
When did you last check out what's on at the Weinberg Center?

Do you know about the artistic, cultural, entertaining activities available to you at the Weinberg Center for the Arts? 

Don't let a great show pass you by: https://weinbergcenter.org/

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Thank you for your service!

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City of Frederick employees with five to 30 years of service recently received recognition from the Mayor and Board of Aldermen.

Twenty-one employees were recognized during a recent workshop.

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Public Input Wanted on Comprehensive Plan

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The public is encouraged to participate in the 2020 Comprehensive Plan update. This plan will guide the City’s growth and development for the next 10 to 20 years, and you can help by responding to questions and offering feedback.

How can you get involved? 

Respond to the questionnaire: 2020 Comprehensive Plan Questionnaire

Comment on the interactive mapping tool: 2020 Comprehensive Plan Interactive Map Questionnaire

Stay informed: http://www.cityoffrederick.com/2020compplan

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Public Input Wanted on Comprehensive Plan

Are you interested in what will be built in Frederick the next 20 years?
You’ll want to be involved in the 2020 Comprehensive Plan update:
The plan will guide the City’s growth and development for the next 10 to 20 years.

How can you get involved? 

Respond to the questionnaire: 2020 Comprehensive Plan Questionnaire

(https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020compplan)

Comment on the interactive mapping tool: 2020 Comprehensive Plan Interactive Map Questionnaire  (ht...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

'Best Places to Work' Honored

2019 Best Places to Work All category winners

Local 'Best Places to Work' have work-life balance and fun!
“I congratulate, and appreciate, that two of the five major category winners are based in The City of Frederick.” -- Mayor Michael O’Connor

Several Frederick area businesses were recognized at the Annual Best Places to Work awards program at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick, Maryland, on July 30.  More than 100 nominations were submitted, and five companies st...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

City Earns Certification for Quality of Life, Conservation Efforts

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See the U.S. Green Building Council announcement that Frederick's water and natural resource conservation, historic preservation, and other achievements, earned the USGBC’s LEED for Cities certification.

The USGBC awards certification is based on a commitment to sustainable growth and progress, measured in standards of energy and resource conservation, transportation initiatives and quality of life. Watch the announcement here: http://frederick.granicus.c...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Key City Farm Market at Baker Park on Fridays

Key City Food and Farm Market 2019

Vendors, food trucks: Fridays outside the William Talley Recreation Center area of Baker Park, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Storm Clean-up Guidance & Damage Prevention

Cleaning up after the severe storm that swept through Frederick July 21 will take some time. For storm debris on private property, cut to less than 6 feet in length, bundle and put out for yard waste collection on your normal trash collection day.

Utility Wires: If you notice downed wires entangled with trees or tree limbs, do not touch. Contact Potomac Edison, 1-888-LIGHTSS, to report the issue.

City crews will be working over the next several days to clean up from the storm, and we remind...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

New Guidelines in Effect for Historic District

A significant update to guidelines affecting the Frederick Town Historic District are now in effect.

In June, the Board of Aldermen approved the 2019 Edition of the Frederick Town Historic District Design Guidelines.

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Key City Farm Market at Baker Park on Fridays

Key City Food and Farm Market 2019

Vendors, food trucks: Fridays outside the William Talley Recreation Center area of Baker Park, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Curbside Service Can Haul Bulk Items

City residents who have water-damaged goods may find it useful to reserve a time for the Sanitation Department to pick up bulk items at the curb.

“The once-per-year free service that we started this year may be particularly helpful,” said Mayor Michael O’Connor.

To reserve a time for curbside collection, contact the Sanitation Department at 301-600-1377 or online: &...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

2030 Strategic Plan Update: Open House July 16

Aerial City

On July 16, from 12 to 8 p.m., all are invited to an open house to review and comment on the 2030 Strategic Plan draft presentation.

The plan has evolved based on input from the community, and collaboration among City staff and Mayor Michael O’Connor.

The Strategic Plan will guide improvements to the City over the next 10 years. The plan will be used to direct budgeting, set p...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Heavy Rains Cause Wastewater Overflow

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Heavy rains have contributed to the flows and now have exceeded the Frederick Wastewater Treatment Plant’s capacity, causing overflow of wastewater, starting at about 8 a.m. today, July 8.

The overflow is occurring in front of the Wastewater Treatment Plant into Carroll Creek, immediately upstream of the Monocacy River. The State of Maryland Department of the Environment and Health Department will be notified.

Signs caution the public to avo...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Flood Warning Extended

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The National Weather Service has extended a flood warning for today.
Frederick reminds the public they should be alert for areas known to flood and can help reduce flooding by clearing storm drains.

More than 5,000 storm drains capture storm water in the City, and they can quickly clog with debris. 

Stay informed by following local news and the National Weather Service at www.weather.gov

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Posted on: July 4, 2019

Frederick's 4th: Family Fun at Baker Park

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Mayor Michael O'Connor officially opened the festivities at the Frederick's 4th event. Activities, food and music fill Baker Park for the day at this family friendly July 4 celebration.

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Frederick News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

July 4 Holiday: Free Parking, Till Saturday Morning

On July 4 and 5, City parking meters and garages will be free for parking. The exit arm at parking decks will be up until 7 a.m. on Saturday, when hourly rates for parking will again be assessed. Starting at 7 a.m., it will cost $12 or more to exit.

Anyone still in garages after 7 a.m. on Saturday will owe a minimum of $12 to exit the garages, and the fee could be higher, depending on the time the vehicle entered the garage.

See other schedule changes in fitness center operations and trash/ya...

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

State, City Honor Bonnie Swann for Helping People

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On behalf of Frederick, Mayor Michael O'Connor, below left, congratulates Bonnie Swann, below right, receiving the William Donald Schaefer Helping People Award. Comptroller Peter Franchot, below center, visited City Hall July 2 to give the award.

Bonnie was quite surprised and humbled to receive the recognition, but family, friends and loved ones surrounded her and assured her she deserves the recognition she received from Frederick, the state, and Congress. /DocumentCenter/View/12907

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Frederick News
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Proclaiming RED Shirt Fridays

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At Francis Scott Key VFW Post 11, Mayor Michael O'Connor joined state and county representatives in proclaiming RED shirt Fridays to demonstrate support for deployed members of the military.

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Frederick News
Posted on: June 24, 2019

Agenda Topics, Recent News

New video productions, ZBA agenda, Historic Preservation, K9s join force, more

New Channel 99 Production, “Bike to Work Day,” video recap.

July 4 Holiday, Trash Pickup Changes, Free Parking 

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

2030 Strategic Plan Update: Open House July 16

Aerial City

On July 16, from 12 to 8 p.m., all are invited to an open house to review and comment on the 2030 Strategic Plan draft action items that have been identified, based on community comments, and collaboration among City staff and Mayor Michael O’Connor.

Comments will be accepted. The estimated completion date for the Strategic Plan is mid-summer.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: June 24, 2019

July 4 Holiday, Schedule Changes & Free Parking

Frederick offices will be closed to observe the Fourth of July on Thursday and Friday, July 4 and 5. Some service and parking fee schedules will change. All 24/7 operations will operate as usual.

See changes in Parking fees, fitness center operations and trash/yard waste collection.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Summary of Recent Events, Agenda Topics, News

Updated June 20, 2019

New Channel 99 Production, “Preserve This – Mill Pond House,” local history you didn’t know you didn’t know

2030 Strategic Plan Update Open House: July 16, come check it out, and join the story!

Frederick na...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Flood Watch in Effect: Preparation Tips

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The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the Frederick area 2 to 11 p.m., today, June 18.
You can help prevent flash flooding by clearing any debris from storm drains.
Be aware of known high-water areas; avoid all flood waters.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Key City Food and Farm Market at Baker Park on Fridays

Key City Food and Farm Market 2019

Vendors, food trucks: Fridays outside the William Talley Recreation Center area of Baker Park, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Summary of Recent Events, Agenda Topics, News

See what has happened, what's coming up, what you can attend.

Frederick named a “perfect place for young professionals”

Proclaiming Juneteenth: June 19: a day of reflection, and a moment in time taken to appreciate the African American experience.

Bicycle Safety Videofrom the State Highway Office

June 20 May...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

City Promotes Tracy Coleman to New DPW Post

Tracy Coleman has been promoted to the position of Deputy Director of Public Works for Engineering and Operations, filling a new position approved earlier this year by the Mayor and Board.

“Frederick has been very fortunate to have Tracy leading our Engineering Department, and she is bringing outstanding experience and knowledge to this new position." -- Mayor Michael O'Connor

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

2030 Strategic Plan Update: Open House July 16

Aerial City

On July 16, from 12 to 8 p.m., all are invited to an open house to review and comment on the 2030 Strategic Plan draft action items that have been identified, based on community comments, and collaboration among City staff and Mayor Michael O’Connor.

Comments will be accepted. The estimated completion date for the Strategic Plan is mid-summer.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Ground Broken: Butterfly Lane Realignment

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Frederick has broken ground for the realignment of Butterfly Lane, a project that supports Westside Regional Park and will improve transportation flow on the City's west side.

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Mayor to Call for Closed Session of Board of Aldermen

Mayor Michael O’Connor has requested a closed session on June 6, 2019, at 6 p.m. Mayor O’Connor will request a vote of the Board of Aldermen to convene the meeting as a closed session in Conference Room B of the Municipal Annex.

 

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

City Earns Recognition for Bicycle Initiatives

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May 14, the League of American Bicyclists recognized The City of Frederick with a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community award, joining 475 communities across the country in building better places for people to bike.

Achievement Points to Progress in ‘Sustainability, Livability’

The announcement recognizes Frederick as one of 39 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities that are transforming the transportation landscape, focused on livability me...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Hedge Trimming Required

The City of Frederick reminds property owners of their responsibility and the importance of trimming foliage that may encroach in the public right of way, over fences or out of yard boundaries.

Growth from all hedges, bushes, shrubbery and trees must remain inside property boundaries, per City code.

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

Key City Farm Market at Baker Park on Fridays

Key City Food and Farm Market 2019

Fridays, the Key City Food & Farm Market is outside the William Talley Recreation Center area of Baker Park, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Produce, food trucks, products ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

It's Earth Day; What Might You Do?

PROCLAMATION: The City of Frederick takes action ... that preserves and promotes forestation, protects the watershed, reduces energy consumption and seeks energy sources that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions; and ... The City encourages residents ...

...The City encourages residents, businesses and institutions on Earth Day to celebrate the Earth and commit to building a sustainable and green economy, noting that TransIT Services of Frederick County offers free rides on connectors and shuttles for the...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Arbor Day 2019

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Three awards/recognition to the City: for its tree conservation, and public education achievements. Earning the Tree City title again, 39th consecutive year (first in Maryland to earn the designation).

At the Arbor Day ceremony hosted by North Frederick Elementary School Wednesday, Mayor Michael O'Connor encouraged students to carry the mission into the future.

Thanks to sponsors FSK Lions Club, Taskers Chance and Green-Walled Garden Clubs: A new white o...

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Frederick News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Earth Day, April 22, Free Ride on TransIT

Earth Day "to celebrate the Earth and commit to building a sustainable and green economy." - Mayor Michael O'Connor.
The City proclaimed April 22 Earth Day in Frederick, and Mayor O'Connor encourages promoting sustainability, i.e., ride mass transit ...

TransIT Services of Frederick County will provide free rides on Connector and Shuttle routes. Details are on the TransIT website.The City encourages residents, businesses and institutions on Earth Day to celebrate the Earth and commit to building a sustai...

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Frederick News
Posted on: April 21, 2019

Curbside Bulk Pickup Offered Free - Once Per Year

City residents may reserve a time to have DPW pickup bulk items, once a year for free, at other times for a fee.

Mayor Michael O'Connor announced that starting in January 2019, the City would offer residents the opportunity to schedule curbside bulk item pickup, for free, one time per year. To schedule a pickup or get additional information, please contact the Sanit...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Annual Hydrant Flushing Scheduled in May

The annual hydrant flushing will occur in May, and may affect the appearance, but not the safety, of the water supply.

A schedule is set for hydrant locations.

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Permits Offered to Collect Firewood at Watershed

A pilot program will let local residents obtain a permit to collect firewood from a designated area of the City’s watershed.

In 2019, just five permits – first come, first served – will be available.

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Annual Drinking Water Report Issued

The City of Frederick has updated its annual Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) on City drinking water.

The most recent report is available for viewing and printing on-line at: http://www.cityoffrederick.com/ccr

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Fair Housing Promoted; $100K on Table in FY20 Budget

"[To] make real progress ensuring there is price-appropriate housing for all." -- Mayor Michael O'Connor

Mayor Michael O’Connor proclaims Fair Housing Month, and his proposed fiscal year 2020 budget includes new money for housing assistance.

 “The
fund offers an opportunity to engage in a more focused conversation with ourcommunity partners about initiatives that make real progress ensuring there is
price-appropriate housing for all,” O’Connor said.

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

'Best Places to Work' Nominations Open

Nominations are open for the Frederick County Best Places to Work Awards. Any Frederick County business may be nominated by completing a four-question online nomination form.

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Phebus Avenue Becomes One Way, Westbound

Phebus Avenue is now a one-way street, westbound. Use caution in the area as motorists become accustomed to the new one way operation.

Phebus Avenue is one-way, westbound.

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

City Employees Receive Appreciation for Years of Service

Did you know how many people have worked for the City more than five, 10, 20 or 30 years?

See the list of 110 people who have celebrated work anniversaries of 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 or 30 years of service with the City just since April 2018. This group was recognized publicly on March 13. Employees receive a pin and certificate for each anniversary...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Resources to Avoid Homelessness, Exposure to Weather

For those in danger of becoming homeless or who are, Frederick County, The City of Frederick and several nonprofit organizations administer programs that may help.

A current list of some of these government and non-government resources and their contact information is provided here as a courtesy. Information listed about non-governmental agencies may change without notice to The City, but corrections and updates wil...

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

FCAA Programs Offer Food Security

The Frederick Community Action Agency (FCAA) wants to remind
residents that it operates the following important Food and Nutrition Programs that promote food security as well as prevent hunger and malnutrition.

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

City Celebrates Inspector of Year

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The City of Frederick recognized Code Enforcement Inspector David Beers, who received the Maryland Building Officials Association Inspector of the Year Award in December 2018.


David’s cooperative work with citizens and colleagues to bring cases to resolution and his willingness to take on the most difficult work distinguish him.

Frederick News
Posted on: December 2, 2018

Curbside Bulk Pickup to Be Offered Free in 2019

Next year, you will be able to reserve free curbside bulk pickup.

Starting in January, under this new program that the Mayor announced in his 2018 State of the City address, the City will offer residents the opportunity to schedule curbside bulk item pickup, for free, one time per year.

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Curbside Bulk Pickup to Be Offered Free in 2019

Mayor Michael O’Connor is pleased to announce that curbside bulk pickup will be offered, free, once per year to Frederick residents, starting in 2019.

Starting in January, under this new program that the Mayor announced in his 2018 State of the City address, the City will offer residents the opportunity to schedule curbside bulk item pickup, for free, one time per year.

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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Airport Features Showcased for Business Aviators

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Oct. 16-18, 2018, the Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK) will exhibit at the 2018 NBAA-BACE Conference, a premier meeting place for the business aviation community.

The event brings together key aviation contacts from around the world, including current and prospective business aircraft owners, manufacturers, and customers.

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Mayor's Team Begins to Examine City Departments

Mayor Michael O’Connor’s transition committee has begun its mission to explore how every City department functions, how it might do more, do things differently, or should continue as is.
Newly formed workgroups begin to examine departmental functions.

Additional Info... Frederick News

News Flash

Posted on: September 11, 2019

Frederick Police Investigate Fatal Collision

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September 11, 2019

FREDERICK POLICE INVESTIGATE FATAL COLLISION

FREDERICK, MD – Officers from the Frederick Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a fatal vehicle collision that occurred ...

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Police News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Frederick Police Identify and Charge Stabbing Suspect

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

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September 8, 2019

Frederick Police Identify and Charge Stabbing Suspect

FREDERICK, MD – On Sunday, September 8, 2019, at 9:21 p.m., Officer First Class Grant Smith of the Frederick Police D...

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Police News
Posted on: September 8, 2019

Frederick Police Investigate Early Morning Shooting

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 September 8, 2019

Frederick Police Investigate Early Morning Shooting

FREDERICK, MD – This morning at 1:17 am, the Frederick Police Department received reports of gunshots in the area of Fourth Street and North Marke...

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Police News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Frederick Police Department Phone System To Be Upgraded

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 6, 2019

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Frederick Police Department Phone System To Be Upgraded

Non-Emergency Lines to be Affected

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department's phone system is scheduled to be upgraded this comi...

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Police News
Posted on: September 3, 2019

Frederick Police Respond to Shooting

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September 3, 2019

 

Frederick Police Respond to Shooting

FREDERICK, MD – Today at approximately 11:10 am, The Frederick Police Department responded to the 300 block of Heather Ridge Drive for a report of a sh...

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Police News
Posted on: August 31, 2019

Arrest Made in Early Morning Shooting That Left Four Injured

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August 31, 2019, 10:30 pm 

UPDATE:  Arrest Made in Early Morning Shooting That Left Four Injured

An arrest has been made in the early morning shooting that left four people injured.  Bryant Helon McMillon, Jr....

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Police News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Frederick Police Charge Local Man With Multiple Child Pornography Charges

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August 28, 2019

FREDERICK POLICE CHARGE LOCAL MAN WITH MULTIPLE CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

FREDERICK, MD - Detectives from the Frederick Police Department assisted agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) in Binghamton, New...

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Police News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Traffic Disruption Notice: Monocacy Boulevard at Riverbend Way

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August 28, 2019

Traffic Disruption Notice - Thursday, August 29

Monocacy Boulevard at Riverbend Way 

Date:   Thursday, August 29 (Weather Dependent

Time:  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Reason:&a...

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Police News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Back to School Safety Tips

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August 21, 2019

 

BACK TO SCHOOL SAFETY TIPS

FREDERICK, MD – As summer is coming to a close and another new school year is just about to begin, the Frederick Police Department would like to remind drivers, par...

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Police News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

61st Frederick Police Academy Graduation

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Police News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

UPDATE: Missing Juvenile - Macy Wilson Found Safe

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August 20, 2019

UPDATE:  Macy has been found safe

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Police News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Update: Critical Missing Child Found Safe

9:57 am Update:  He has been found safe - thank you for your assistance

Critical Missing Child:  Keith Carlisle, age 9

FREDERICK, MD - This morning at approximately 4 am, Keith Carlisle, age 9 left a residence in the area of the 1000 block...

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Police News
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Frederick Police Department Applying for Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

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August 12, 2019

Frederick Police Department Applying for Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

FREDERICK, MD - The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, and Bureau of Justice Assistance have announced that it ...

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Police News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Update: Missing Person Found Safe

UPDATE 11:00 pm:   He has been found safe  

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August 8, 2019

FREDERICK POLICE REQUEST ASSISTANCE LOCATING CRITICAL MISSING PERSON:  CONOR PICKERON

FREDERICK, MD - Frederick Police are asking for the publics assis...

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Police News
Posted on: August 5, 2019

FPD Requests Publics Assistance Identifying Theft & Fraud Suspect

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August 5, 2019

 

FPD Requests Publics Assistance Identifying Theft & Fraud Suspect

 

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department is asking for the publics help in identifying a person suspected of steal...

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Police News
Posted on: August 3, 2019

UPDATE FOUND SAFE: Karen Sue Reifsnider

UPDATE 10:15 pm:  Karen Sue Reifsnider has been located

Frederick Police Request Public Assistance Locating Critical Missing:  Karen Sue Reifsnider

MEDIA PLEASE ASSIST IN GETTING THIS OUT

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is a...

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Police News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Distribution of Crack Cocaine

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Distribution of Crack Cocaine

FREDERICK, MD - on July 31, 2019, at approximately 8:25 pm, members of the Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit were conducting surveillance in the Carroll Park Manor neig...

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Police News
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Celebrate National Night Out With FPD On Tuesday, August 6

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July 31, 2019

 

Celebrate National Night Out With FPD On Tuesday, August 6

FREDERICK, MD - Millions of neighbors will take part in National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6 across thousands of communities from all fifty states, U....

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Police News
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Christopher Chase Found Safe

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JULY 30, 2019

UPDATE:  Christopher Chase Found

11:30 pm:  Christopher Chase has been found safe and sound.  

CRITICAL MISSING PERSON:  CHRISTOPHER CHASE, age 17

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Po...

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Police News
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Concern for Missing Frederick Teenager

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July 29, 2019

 

Concern for Missing Frederick Teenager

Detectives from the Frederick Police Department, Criminal Investigations Section are asking the public for help in locating a missing Frederick juvenile....

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Police News
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Frederick Police Investigate Deceased Person Found in Carroll Creek

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July 24, 2019

 

Frederick Police Investigate Deceased Person Found in Carroll Creek

FREDERICK, MD – on today’s date at approximately 6:17 am, the Frederick Police Department received a call regardin...

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Police News
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Felony Theft

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July 19, 2019

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Felony Theft

FREDERICK, MD – On July 18, 2019, at 3:48 pm, the Milton, Delaware Police Department contacted the Frederick Police Department (FPD) and asked for assistanc...

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Police News
Posted on: July 9, 2019

FPD Headquarters Lobby to be Closed from July 13th & 14th for Maintenance

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July 9, 2019

FPD Headquarters Lobby to be Closed from July 13th & 14th for Maintenance

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department’s Headquarters building (100 West Patrick Street), lobby area will ...

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Police News
Posted on: July 8, 2019

Officers Make Arrest for Possession With Intent to Distribute

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July 8, 2019

Officers Make Arrest for Possession With Intent to Distribute

FREDERICK, MD – On Saturday, July 6, 2019 at approximately 8:20 pm, Officers from the Frederick Police Department were on routine walking patr...

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Police News
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Frederick Police Asking For Public Assistance Regarding Homicide on June 27, 2019

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September 5, 2019

Frederick Police Asking For Public Assistance Regarding Homicide on June 27, 2019

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in solving the June 27, 2019 murder of G...

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Police News
Posted on: June 24, 2019

Frederick Police Investigating Shots Fired Incident

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June 24, 2019

 

Frederick Police Investigating Shots Fired Incident 

FREDERICK, MD – On Sunday, June 23, at approximately 9:23 am the Frederick Police Department responded to the 200 block of Appleto...

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Police News
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Update #4: Frederick Police Make 6th Arrest for Shooting Incident

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July 26, 2019

Update #4:  FREDERICK POLICE MAKE 6th ARREST FOR JUNE 20, 2019, SHOOTING INCIDENT

 

FREDERICK, MD - At approximately 7:30 p.m. on July 25, 2019, a sixth suspect,  Omar Bah, age 17, of Fre...

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Police News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

FPD Request Assistance Identifying Person Suspected of Passing Counterfeit Currency

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JUNE 19, 2019

Frederick Police Request Assistance Identifying Person Suspected of Passing Counterfeit Currency 

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to identify a perso...

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Police News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Update: Missing Juvenile, Aaliyah Laboy Has Been Located

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June 20, 2019

Update:  Missing Juvenile, Aaliyah Laboy Has Been Located

FREDERICK, MD - Missing juvenile Aaliya Laboy has been located safe.

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June 19, 2019

Frederick Police Request Assistance in Locating Missi...

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Police News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Motor Vehicle Theft and Possession

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June 18, 2019

  

Frederick Police Make Arrest for Motor Vehicle Theft and Possession

 

FREDERICK, MD – On, Monday, June 17, 2019, at approximately 9:55 pm, Officer Inman was on patr...

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Police News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Missing Juvenile: Gisela Maria Davis (LOCATED)

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June 18, 2019

Missing Juvenile:  Gisela Maria Davis (LOCATED)

FREDERICK, MD - Gisela Maria Davis has been located safe.

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June 18, 2019

Missing Juvenile:  Gisela Maria Davis (updated photo)

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Police News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Officers Make Arrests for Assault and Disorderly Conduct

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June 11, 2019

 

Officers Make Arrests for Assault and Disorderly Conduct

FREDERICK, MD - On Monday, June 10, 2019, at approximately 4:42 pm, Frederick Police Officers responded to the unit block of South Market Street for a repo...

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Police News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Few Spots Remain for 2019 Youth Police Academy

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Police News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Frederick Police Offers Citizen Police Academy

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June 10, 2019

Frederick Police Offers Citizen Police Academy

The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the 26th session of the Citizen Police Academy (CPA) from August 7 - September 28, 2019.  

The CPA is an 8-week ...

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Police News
Posted on: June 8, 2019

Officers Serve Search and Seizure Warrant

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June 8, 2019

Directed Patrol Team, Drug Enforcement Unit, and Criminal Investigation Section Officers Serve Search and Seizure Warrant

Frederick, MD -Officers from the Frederick Police Department’s Directed Patrol Team served ...

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Police News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Officers Make Arrests for Assault

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June 3, 2019

 

Officers Make Arrests for Assault 

FREDERICK, MD - On Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at approximately 7:35 pm, Frederick Police Officers responded to the area of West All Saints Street and South Market Street f...

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Police News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Officers Make Arrests for Assault and Theft

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June 3, 2019

 

Officers Make Arrests for Assault and Theft 

FREDERICK, MD -  On Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at approximately 4:27 pm, Frederick Police received a call regarding a theft at a local retail business, ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Spanish: Pediatra de Frederick, Dr. Ernesto Torres Acusado 65 cargos, 11 víctimas adicion

This is the same press release that was disseminated yesterday except in Spanish.

COMUNICADO DE PRENSA CONJUNTO

 

PARA PUBLICACION INMEDIATA

 

21 de mayo de 2019

 

ACTUALIZACIÓN # 2

Pediatra de Frederick, Dr. Ernesto Torres

Acusado 65 cargos, 11 víctimas adicionales

FREDERICK, MD - El viernes 17 ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 20, 2019

Frederick Pediatrician, Dr. Ernesto Torres Indicted on 65 Charges, 11 Additional Victims

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May 20, 2019:  2:40 pm

UPDATE #2 

Frederick Pediatrician, Dr. Ernesto Torres Indicted on 65 Charges, 11 Additional Victims

 FREDERICK, MD – On Friday, M...

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Police News
Posted on: May 20, 2019

Police Request Assistance Locating Missing Juvenile

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May 20, 2019

POLICE REQUEST ASSISTANCE LOCATING MISSING JUVENILE  

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FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance locating a missing juvenile. Christopher Stew...

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Police News
Posted on: May 19, 2019

Sexual Solicitation of a Minor Arrests

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 May 19, 2019

 

Sexual Solicitation of a Minor Arrests

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department and the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office arrested 4 adult males fo...

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Police News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Frederick Police & State's Attorney's Office to Host Community Conversation

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 May 10, 2019

 

COMMUNITY CONVERSATION:  Having Uncomfortable Conversations With Your Children

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department and Frederick County State&a...

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Police News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Directed Patrol Team Makes Theft/Drug Arrest in Downtown Frederick

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Police News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

UPDATE: Frederick Pediatrician, Dr. Ernesto Torres Bond Status

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May 8, 2019:  4:00 pm

UPDATE: Frederick Pediatrician, Dr. Ernesto Torres Bond Status

FREDERICK, MD – On today’s date at 2 pm, Dr. Ernesto Torres appeared before Frederick Circuit Court for a Bond R...

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Police News
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Grand Jury Indicts Frederick Pediatrician, Dr. Ernesto Torres for Sex Offenses

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 May 7, 2019

 

Grand Jury Indicts Frederick Pediatrician, Dr. Ernesto Torres for Sex Offenses

FREDERICK, MD - On April 26, 2019, the Frederick Police Department began an investigation into the allegations that ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Frederick Police to Host Law Enforcement Torch Run: May 31, 2019

Torch Run 2019

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

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May 6, 2019

Frederick Police to Host Law Enforcement Torch Run

FREDERICK, MD – On Friday, May 31, 2019, the Frederick Police Department will be hosting the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Directed Patrol Team Makes Numerous Arrests In Downtown Area

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May 3, 2019

 

Directed Patrol Team Makes Numerous Arrests In Downtown Area

  

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department’s, Directed Patrol Team, made up of a Lieutenant, Sergeant, Corpo...

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Police News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Frederick County Teen Coalition to Host Teen Summit

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May 2, 2019

 

Frederick County Teen Coalition to Host Teen Summit

Saturday, June 1, 2019

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick County Teen Coalition is excited to announce the first Teen Summit.  The Teen Summit will ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Frederick’s Most Wanted Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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May 2, 2019

 

Frederick’s Most Wanted Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary

FREDERICK, MD – April marked the 10th Anniversary of the Frederick’s Most Wanted (FMW) Program. The Frederick Police Departm...

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Police News
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Frederick Police Investigating Stabbing

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April 30, 2019

Frederick Police Investigating Stabbing

FREDERICK, MD – On Monday, April 29, 2019 at 8:25 p.m., an adult resident of Vienna Court in Frederick called Frederick County Emergen...

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Police News
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Frederick Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash - Name Released

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April 29, 2019

Frederick Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash - Name Released

FREDERICK, MD - On Sunday, April 28, 2019, at approximately 8:06 am, Frederick Police Officers responded to a single vehicle collision wit...

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Police News
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Frederick Half Marathon: This Sunday

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April 29, 2019

 

Frederick Running Festival, Half Marathon – Roads Impacted

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Running Festival, Half Marathon will this Sunday, May 5, 2019, beginning at 7 am an...

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Police News
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Rape investigation leads to CDS Charges

 

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 April 23, 2019

Rape investigation leads to CDS Charges

FREDERICK, MD – On today’s date, April 23, 2019 at approximately 3:40 am, Frederick Police Officers responded to the 1300 block of ...

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Police News
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Update: (Photos) Frederick Police Investigate Armed Robbery of CVS Pharmacy

April 25, 2019

 UPDATE:  Frederick Police Investigate Armed Robbery of CVS Pharmacy 

Attached to this press release are photos of the two suspects who robbed the CVS Pharmacy at 402 South Jefferson Street on April 23, 201...

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Police News
Posted on: July 8, 2019

Few Spots Remain for Citizen Police Academy

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May 1, 2019

Few Spots Remain for Citizen Police Academy

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the 26th session of the Citizen Police Academy (CPA) starting August 7, 2019.  The CPA is an 8-week ...

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Police News
Posted on: July 8, 2019

FPD to Offer Citizen Police Academy

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May 1, 2019

FPD to Offer Citizen Police Academy

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the 26th session of the Citizen Police Academy (CPA) starting August 7, 2019.  The CPA is an 8-week program ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

FPD to Offer Citizen Police Academy

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May 1, 2019

FPD to Offer Citizen Police Academy

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the 26th session of the Citizen Police Academy (CPA) starting August 7, 2019.  The CPA is an 8-week program ...

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Police News
Posted on: May 1, 2019

FPD Announces Citizen Police Academy

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May 1, 2019

FPD Announces Citizen Police Academy

FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is pleased to announce the 26th session of the Citizen Police Academy (CPA) starting August 7, 2019.  The CPA is an 8-week program...

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