2016 National Night Out Events – Tuesday, August 2

062016 NNO 2016 logoThe 2016 National Night Out annual observance will take place on Tuesday, August 2. National Night out, which is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW), is designed to generate neighborhood support and participation in crime prevention efforts and to enhance police and community relations. Along with the traditional display of outdoor lights and front porch vigils, many communities celebrate with a variety of events to help neighbors get to know one another and to build community spirit. This will be the 33rd year of National Night Out observances that demonstrate a community’s commitment to keep their neighborhood free from crime.

The following communities have provided their respective itinerary of events as of 7/22/16:

1st District:

Open to the General Public:

  1. Stoneymill Square shopping center (near the Korean Korner store) – 12207 Veirs Mill Rd.; 7-9 p.m. (This event is held jointly with the 4th District command staff and officers also attending.)

Community Events:

  1. Quince Orchard Knolls Park at 11900 Quince Mill Dr.; 6:30 – 8 p.m.
  2. Twinbrook Baptist Church at 1001 Twinbrook Pkwy.; 6 – 8:30 p.m.
  3. David Scull Community Center at 1251 First St.; 6 p.m. – no specified end time

2nd District:

Community Events:

  1. Lyttonsville/Rosemary Hills/Rock Creek communities – held at Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Center at 2450 Lyttonsville Rd.: approx. 6:15 – 8:30 p.m.
  2. Scotland community in Potomac at the intersection of Seven Locks Rd. and Scotland Dr.; approx. 6 – 8 p.m.
  3. Naval Support Activity Bethesda (formerly Navy Med) at 8901 Wisconsin Avenue 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

3rd District:

Open to the General Public:

  1. Briggs Chaney Community Event at East County Regional Services Center at 3300 Briggs Chaney Rd.; 6 – 9 p.m.

Community Events:

  1. Forest Estates General Getty Park, 10000 Woodland Ave.; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
  2. South Four Corners at South Four Corners Neighborhood Park (renamed) Forest Glen Rd.; 7 – 8 p.m.
  3. McKenney Hills/Carroll Knolls at Kohler Ct.; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
  4. West Hillandale Swim Club at 915 Schindler Dr.; 5 – 7 p.m.
  5. Hampshire West Apts. at 1432 Hampshire West Ct. (pool area); 5 – 8 p.m.
  6. Fairland Estates Civic Assoc. at 13000 block of Colefair Dr.; 6 – 8:30 p.m.
  7. Oakview Community at end of Braddock Rd. in the cul-de-sac, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
  8. Tanglewood Apartments at 8900 block of Manchester Rd.; 6 – 8 p.m.

4th District:

Open to the General Public:

  1. Olney Community at the Fair Hill Plaza shopping center – 18169 Towncenter Dr. in the area of the Harris Teeter parking lot; 5 to 8 p.m.
  2. Veirs Mill and Randolph Rd. Community at the Stoneymill Square shopping center (near the Korean Korner store) 12207 Veirs Mill Road; 7 to 9 p.m.

Community Events:

  1. Bel Pre Community at the Mid-County Community Recreation Center 2004 Queensguard Rd.; 5 to 8 p.m.
  2. Northwood-Four Corners Civic Association, 11105 Foxglove Lane; 7 to 9 p.m.

5th District:

Community Events:

  1. Germantown Park near community pool, 18400 Cinnamon Drive; 6 – 7:30 p.m.
  2. The Hamptons community near community pool, 19757 Crystal Rock Dr.; 5 – 6:30 p.m.

6th District:

Community Events:

  1. Walnut Hill at Washington Grove Elementary School, 8712 Oakmont St.; 6 – 8 p.m.
  2. Saybrooke at community pool, 702 Saybrooke oaks Blvd.; 6 – 10 p.m.
  3. Brighton Village Apartments at the community pool, 345 west Side Dr.; 6 to 8 p.m.
  4. Kentlands community at the community center grounds, 485 Tschiffely Square; 6 – 10 p.m.
  5. Summit Crest Apartments Club House at 38 N. Summit Dr.; 6 – 8 p.m.
  6. Whetstone Run, Falling River Dr. block party; 6 – 9 p.m.
  7. Cider Mill community pool party at Lost Knife Circle; 6 – 8 p.m.
  8. Washington Grove & HOC, Community Center at 8201 Emory Grove Rd.; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

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Concern for Missing 78-Year-Old Woman with Dementia

Willie Mae Flammer

Willie Mae Flammer

Update July 21: Ms. Flammer was found safe and unharmed and reunited with family. Police and family thank all those who assisted in publicizing this missing person case.

Detectives from the 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 78-year-old woman who is in the early stages of Dementia.

Willie Mae Flammer, of the 1100 block of Ripley Street in Silver Spring was last seen yesterday, at approximately 9:00 a.m. when she left her home.

Willie Mae Flammer is described as a white female, approximately 5’0” tall, and weighing 100 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black wig and has violet colored contact lenses.  She was last seen wearing a pink cowboy hat and a white tank top.  Ripley is known to frequent the Central Business District of the Silver Spring area.

Anyone with any information regarding Ms. Flammer’s whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Department immediately at 301-279-8000.

RLG

Detectives Investigate Commercial Burglary in Bethesda

Suspect in Commercial Burglary at 6900 Wisconsin Avenue

Suspect in Commercial Burglary at 6900 Wisconsin Avenue

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 2nd District Investigative Section continue to investigate a commercial burglary that occurred at the Reliance Funding office in Bethesda.  Today, detectives are releasing surveillance video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.

On Thursday, July 7, 2nd District officers responded to the Reliance Funding office located at 6900 Wisconsin Avenue for a burglary that had just been discovered by an employee.  The investigation determined the suspect entered the building when a cleaning crew member opened the front door for him.  Once inside the building, the suspect had access to the individual offices and investigators are working to determine what property was stolen.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has information about this burglary is asked to contact the 2nd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6710.  Tipsters can also call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or enter a tip online. Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.

RLG

Surveillance Video of Suspect in Commercial Burglary at 6900 Wisconsin Avenue

Surveillance Video of Suspect in Commercial Burglary at 6900 Wisconsin Avenue

Detectives Seek Public’s Help to Identify Rockville Armed Robbery Suspects

Suspect in Armed Robbery on Braxfield Court

Suspect in Armed Robbery on Braxfield Court

Suspect in Armed Robbery on Braxfield Court

Suspect in Armed Robbery on Braxfield Court

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 1st District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects who committed an armed robbery in the apartment parking lot located in the 12300 block of Braxfield Court in Rockville.

On Tuesday, June 21 at approximately 3:25 p.m., the adult male victim was walking through the parking lot on Braxfield Court when he was approached by two male suspects.  One suspect displayed a handgun while the other suspect displayed a knife. The two suspects knocked the victim to the ground and stole property from him.

Today, detectives are releasing surveillance photographs of the two suspects and are asking anyone with information regarding the suspects or the robbery to call the 1st District Investigative Section at 240-773-6084. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.

RLG

Germantown 7-Eleven Armed Robbery Investigated; Surveillance Video Released

Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division continue to investigate an armed robbery of a 7-Eleven convenience store in Germantown.  Today, investigators are releasing a surveillance video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help to identify him.

On Tuesday, July 19 at approximately 3:32 a.m., 5th District officers responded for the report of an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven convenience store located at 18701 Liberty Mill Road.

The investigation revealed that an adult male employee was inside the 7-Eleven near the store’s office when the male suspect entered the store armed with a handgun.  The suspect pointed the handgun at the employee and then motioned with the gun towards the cash register.  The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash and fled out the front of the store.

The suspect is described as unknown race male in his mid-20s, approximately 5′ 11 tall with a medium build.  He was wearing a white “Anonymous” style mask and all dark clothing.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect or this armed robbery is asked to call the Robbery Section at (240) 773-5070.  Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest in this case.

RLG

Surveillance Video of Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Surveillance Video of Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

 

Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Suspect in Armed Robbery at Germantown 7-Eleven

Example of "Anonymous" style mask

Example of “Anonymous” style mask