Sheriff’s Corner

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If you hired Kristen Callahan and are missing something, please contact Dep Baer at 410-758-0770 x1250 or You can always call our anonymous tip line at 410-758-6666.
Kristen Callahan was arrested and charged with Theft Scheme $100 – less than $1,500, Theft $100 – to under $1,500, and Theft less than $100.
A homeowner was watching their house cleaner through surveillance, and watched Kristen Callahan take their prescription pills and ingest them. Dep Baer arrived on scene where Callahan confessed to taking the prescription medication and that she also had jewelry in her pocket, not belonging to her. Upon being arrested, Callahan was searched where other bags of jewelry belonging to others, was discovered.
Again, please contact us if you are missing any of your belongings.

Thompson Creek Liquors Theft




Do you recognize this suspect?
Deputies were dispatched today for a past theft that occurred on 9/10 at 1:03pm. Three suspects entered Thompson Creek Liquors and the female suspect put 2 bottles of liquor in her shorts and left without paying.
If you have any information, please call our anonymous tip line, 410-758-6666, or reach out to Dep Williams at



DUI Arrest

Arrested: Nathan Hartley, Jr., 32 yo from Kimberly Way, Stevensville, MD
Charged: DUI of Alcohol, DWI by Alcohol, Speeding, Reckless Driving, Negligent Driving, and failure to obey properly placed traffic control device
On 9/23 at 11:48pm, DFC Betts observed a vehicle traveling above the posted speed limit and cross the center line. A traffic stop was conducted and upon making contact with the driver, Nathan Hartley, DFC Betts detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage. Hartley had advised that he had been drinking. Field Sobriety Test were conducted and Hartley did not pass. Hartley was placed under arrest and charged accordingly.


Arrested: Patrick McColigan, 23yo from Orchard Dr, Chestertown, MD
Charged: DUI of Alcohol, DUI of Alcohol Per Se, DWI by Alcohol, Reckless Driving, Negligent Driving, and Failure to signal prior to making a turn
On 9/3 at 12:02am, Deputy Colburn observed a vehicle cross the center line in the area of Main Street and Piney Narrows Rd, in Grasonville. Dep Colburn followed the vehicle and observed several other violations before conducting a traffic stop. Upon making contact with the driver, Patrick McColigan, Dep Colburn detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath. McColigan was asked to perform Field Sobriety Testing which he failed. McColigan was arrested and later agreed to submit to a breath test resulting in a .13 BrAC. McColigan was charged accordingly.