Posted on: January 17, 2018

Flying Dog Movie Series to Feature “Dirty Dancing”

The Weinberg Center for the Arts’ popular Flying Dog Film Series will feature the 1987 hit “Dirty Dancing” on Wednesday, January 31 at 7:30pm. The cult classic features Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach, and Patrick Sawyze.

Media Contact:

John Healey, Executive Theater Manager

301-600-2839 | jhealey@cityoffrederick.com

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Flying Dog Movie Series to Feature “Dirty Dancing”

 

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

REVISED: Jan. 18 Mayor and Board Meeting Agenda

The agenda for the Jan. 18 Mayor and Board of Aldermen meeting is published in the attached document, to include the addition of item XI.2.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Revised: Public Meetings the Week of Jan. 15

The schedule for public meetings the week of Jan. 15 is published, with revisions since Jan. 11.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Jan. 17 Workshop Agenda Published

The agenda for the Jan. 17 Mayor and Board of Aldermen workshop is published.

Additional Info... Frederick News
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
Posted on: January 12, 2018

April 1 Deadline for Historic Property Rehab Tax Credit

Applications for the City Historic Preservation Property Tax Credit are due on April 1, 2018. Tax paying property owners may apply for a credit equal to 25 percent of the properly documented expenditures incurred during 2017.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Jan. 16 Planning Commission Agenda

The agenda for the Jan. 16*, 2018, Planning Commission is published.
*Meeting was rescheduled from Jan. 8.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Meet and Greet for Public, Mayor, Aldermen

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Jan. 23, the community will have an opportunity to get acquainted with Frederick’s new mayor and the Board of Aldermen at a “meet and greet” event at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Center.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Proclaiming Martin Luther King Day

Mayor Michael O'Connor urges the public to reflect on and emulate the positive values of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., as he proclaims Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day in The City of Frederick.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: January 2, 2018

No Skating Allowed on Culler Lake

No ice skating is allowed on Culler Lake.
The lake is not sufficiently frozen to ensure safety.

FREDERICK, MD – Jan. 2, 2018:  No ice skating is allowed on Culler Lake, and has not bee allowed for at least 20 years.

Signs are posted to alert the public.    

Frederick News
Posted on: December 27, 2017

Snow in the City -- What Do You Need to Know?

The City's Department of Public Works is ready to roll out the equipment as needed to clear any accumulation, and the Information Technology Department will update the City website on street clearing progress, which you can follow online.

SNOW FAQs

When it snows in Frederick -- what you need to know :

❄️When will they plow my street?

❄️Do I need to move my car?

❄️Is City Hall open?

❄️Who's going to clear the sidewalks?!

 

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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Race/Walk Sponsors Have New Rules for Events

The City of Frederick made some changes to its parade/walk/race permit process that are effective immediately.
A complete list is published online: http://www.cityoffrederick.com/1054/Parades-Walks-Races.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 24, 2017

Reminder: Christmas Tree Recycling Offered through Jan. 31

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To conserve and recycle resources, the City of Frederick offers residents the opportunity to drop off their Christmas trees for recycling at several locations, Dec. 27, 2017, to Jan. 31, 2018.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Money Available to Help Caregivers

Families of children with special needs may be eligible for money to pay for respite care through a grant administered by the Frederick County Developmental Center. The funding is helps give families a break from the care that they provide.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Leaf in Fleet Drives City to Green, Sustainability Goals

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The City’s hip and historic qualities really meet in the electric Nissan Leaf that has arrived for duty in the Building Department.
The fleet reflects the City’s commitment to cut back on fossil fuel consumption, set an example and meet greener goals.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Mayor's Transition Team to Meet Dec. 22

The mayor’s Transition Team Steering Committee will meet at 1 p.m., Dec. 22, in the third floor Conference Room at City Hall, 101 N. Court St. The meeting is open to the public.

Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Mayor Highlights Aspirations for 62nd Administration

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Mayor Michael O’Connor began the City’s 62nd administration with a promise to make strides in economic development, housing and sustainability, and to increase participation from underrepresented communities.

Additional Info... 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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Additional Info... Frederick News
Posted on: December 14, 2017

FY19 Budget Preparation Begins

The public is encouraged to participate in The City of Frederick budget preparation, and the City will have a fiscal year 2019 Budget Priorities Meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec.18, in the City Hall Boardroom.

Additional Info... Frederick News
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

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).

Additional Info... Frederick News
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: 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.

Additional Info... Frederick News
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 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: January 17, 2018

Theft From Motor Vehicle - Help Us Identify Suspect

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 17, 2018

Theft From Motor Vehicles – Help Us Identify This Suspect

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying...

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Police News
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Illegal Skimming Devices Found

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FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 16, 2018

ILLEGAL SKIMMING DEVICES FOUND

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick Police Department is investigating five incidents of illegal skimming devices found on ATM machines in the City...

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Police News
Posted on: January 12, 2018

FREDERICK POLICE CHARGE IN CARJACKING INCIDENT

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 12, 2018

FREDERICK POLICE CHARGE IN CARJACKING INCIDENT

FREDERICK, MD – On January 11th at approximately 5:32 pm the Frederick Police Department received a call for a vehicle theft ...

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Police News
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Missing Juvenile (Onley) Found Safe

Update 1/12/18

FREDERICK, MD - Missing juvenile Jaleiqk Onley has been found safe and sound.  We want to thank the public for their assistance.

Original Release 1/10/18

The Frederick Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in locat...

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Police News
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Frederick Police Department arrest subject for theft from motor vehicle (2018-003274)

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The Frederick Police Department made an arrest for a theft from motor vehicle...

Frederick Police Department

For Immediate Release

January 11, 2017

On Wednesday January 10, 2017 at approximately 1:22 pm Officers of the Frederick Police Department were dispatched to the 400 block of Biggs Avenue for a disturbance.   Upon arrival ...

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Police News
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Missing Juvenile, case # 2018-003188

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The Frederick Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing juvenile, Jaleiqk Cortez Onley.

The Frederick Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing juvenile male, Jaleiqk Cortez Onley. Jaleiqk is 15 years old. He was last seen on January 3, 2018, in the area of the 100 block of South Bentz Street, Frederick,...

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Police News
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Alcohol Compliance Checks Conducted to Keep Alcohol Out of the Hands of Minors

COMPLIANCE CHECKS CONDUCTED TO HELP KEEP ALCOHOL OUT OF THE HAND OF MINORS

 

Frederick, Maryland – On 01/09/2018, the Frederick Police Department conducted compliance checks of restaurants and retailers selling alcohol products within th...

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Police News
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Frederick Police make arrest for a stolen vehicle (SCU)

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The Frederick Police Street Crime Unit (SCU) make an arrest for a stolen vehicle.

Frederick, MD.-On January 9th, 2018, at approximately 1900 hours,  Det. K. Jones with the FPD Street Crimes Unit (SCU) responded to the 2000 Block of Riverwalk Pl for a suspicious male in a vehicle.  Det. Jones located a vehicle parked i...

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Police News
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Frederick Police Arrest 3 Men on Drug Charges (DEU)

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The Frederick Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit arrests Three Frederick area men for numerous drug charges…

On 1/05/2018 a search and seizure warrant was completed on an apartment off of Waverly Drive in Frederick Maryland by members of the Frederick Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Unit and the Frederick County Narcotics Investigative Section pur...

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Police News
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Frederick Police arrest two subjects for Drug Offenses from vehicle stop (2nd Subject Beckwith)

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On 01/04/2018 at 0336hrs OFC. Jansson initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 1300 blk of Taney Ave.

On 01/04/2018 at 0336hrs OFC. Jansson initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 1300 blk of Taney Ave.  A K-9 sniff of the vehicle by OFC. Gregware and his K-9 partner Maverick resulted in a positive alert for drugs.  Further investig...

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Police News
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Frederick Police arrest two subjects for Drug Offenses from vehicle stop

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On 01/04/2018 OFC. Jansson initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 1300 blk of Taney Ave.

On 01/04/2018 at 0336hrs OFC. Jansson initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 1300 blk of Taney Ave.  A K-9 sniff of the vehicle by OFC. Gregware and his K-9 partner Maverick resulted in a positive alert for drugs.  Further investig...

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Police News
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Frederick Police Request Public's Assistance - Skimming Device Found

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FREDERICK, MD - The Frederick Police Department is looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a person who may have witnessed a skimming device being placed on an ATM machine at the Weis grocery store located on Old Camp Road in Frederic...

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Police News
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Street Crimes Unit Arrests Purse Snatcher

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The Frederick Police Department received a call for a robbery that was occurring in the 1600 block of Opossumtown Pike. Members of the Street Crimes Unit were nearby and responded quickly to the scene.

On 01-03-2018, at
approximately 5:28 pm, The Frederick Police Department received a call for arobbery that was occurring in the 1600 block of Opossumtown Pike. Members of
the Street Crimes Unit were nearby and responded quickly to the scene. Uponarr...

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Police News
Posted on: January 3, 2018

The Frederick Freeze Polar Bear Plunge

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The Frederick Police Department is excited to announce "The Frederick Freeze" Polar Bear Plunge.  The Frederick Police Department is partnering with The Frederick Freeze Hockey Team and Downtown Partnership to host a Polar Bear Plunge o...

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Police News
Posted on: January 1, 2018

Frederick Police arrest suspect in Human Trafficking incident

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Frederick Police Arrest suspect in Human Trafficking Incident

On 12/30/2017 at approximately 1551 hours, Frederick Police Officers responded to a report of a possible abduction involving a juvenile female in the 400 block of South Jefferson Street. Officer...

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Police News
Posted on: December 31, 2017

Frederick Police Department Makes Arrest for Stolen Vehicle, CR17-109418

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Frederick, MD.-On December 31st, 2017 at approximately 5:38 p.m. OFC. Ryan Stotler was on routine patrol in the area of Taney Avenue near the Hampton Inn hotel located 1565 Opossumtown Pike.  During this time, OFC. Stotler noticed an Acura SUV tr...

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Police News
Posted on: December 31, 2017

Frederick Police Department Arrests Three Subjects for Burglary, CR17-109100

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Frederick, MD.-On Saturday December 30th, 2017 at approximately 7:42 p.m., officers of the Frederick Police Department responded to the 100 Blk of Deerfield Place for a possible burglary in progress. Upon arrival officers encountered three subjects, later...

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Police News
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Street Crimes Unit Recovers 2 Handguns During Search Warrant

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During the search, 2 handguns were located hidden in a 17 year old male’s bedroom.

On 12-29-2017, TheFrederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit served a search and seizure
warrant at 525 Wellington Court in Frederick, Maryland. Upon entry, theresidence was secured and searched. During the search, 2 handguns were loc...

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Police News
Posted on: December 29, 2017

The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit Serves a Search Warrant

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During the search quantities of heroin and crack cocaine were found. The quantities of drugs found indicated that they were for distribution.

On 12-28-2017, The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit served a search and seizure warrant at 6453 Jefferson Pike in Frederick, Maryland. Upon entry, the residence was secured and searched. During the search, quantities of heroin an...

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Police News
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Police Investigate Assault

The Frederick Police Department is investigating an assault that occurred Friday morning at approximately 8:20 am in the 600 block of Heather Ridge Drive. The initial callers reported hearing gunshots in the area. A victim of an apparent assault was locat...

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Police News
Posted on: December 22, 2017

Frederick Police Seek Public's Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspects

The Frederick Police Department is asking for the public's assistance identifying 3 suspects in a commercial armed robbery that occurred on Wednesday, 12/14/17. At approximately 0345 hours on that date, officers responded for an armed robbery at the 7-Ele...

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Police News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Frederick Police Department Arrest Suspect in Stabbing Incident

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Frederick Police Department Arrest Suspect in Stabbing Incident (CIS)

On 12/21/2017 at approximately 0100 hours, Frederick Police Officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 100 block of Fairfield Drive. Officers arrived on scene and located victim suffering from a stab wound to his arm and neck area. The victim was...

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Police News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Frederick Police investigate 1st Degree Assault

Frederick Police investigate 1st Degree Assault (CIS)

On 12/21/2017 at approximately 0208 hours, Frederick Police Officers responded to the area of South Market Street at West All Saints Street. Officers arrived and located victim suffering from a stab wound to the area of his upper back and arms. The victim...

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Police News
Posted on: December 19, 2017

FPD Detectives investigate a juvenile sex offense

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Police News
Posted on: December 18, 2017

Frederick Police arrest man for Burglary of The Gun Center

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Frederick Police have arrested the suspect from a commercial burglary at The Gun Center that occurred on, December 16th.

Frederick Police have arrested the suspect from a commercial burglary at The Gun Center that occurred on, December 16th. Officers initially responded for a Commercial Alarm at The Gun Center located at 1713 Rosemont Ave. at 312 am.  Upon arrival ...

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Police News
Posted on: December 15, 2017

FPD Honored at Governor's Crime Prevention Awards

Frederick Police Members and Programs Honored at

38th Annual Governor's Crime Prevention Awards

December 15, 2017

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

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Police News
Posted on: December 11, 2017

FPD Responds to Single Vehicle Collision

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December 11, 2017

FPD Responds to Single Vehicle Collision

FREDERICK, MD - On Sunday, 12/10/2017, at approximately 0416 hours, the Frederick Police Patrol Division & Crash Reconstruction Team was called to a single vehicle collision...

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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

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

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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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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