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Upcoming Events

2024 Torch Run

05/20/2024 - Upcoming Torch Run Event on June 3rd, 2024

The Queen Anne's County Office of the Sheriff is a proud participant of the Law Enforcement Torch Run, a series of runs conducted around the world to support Special Olympics and to celebrate the achievements of the individuals with intellectual disabilities through sport.

On June 3rd, 2024 at 11:00 a.m. the Sheriff's Office will be participating in the Torch Run. In-person registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. This event is open to the public as well as to students. This event costs $20 and all proceeds benefit Special Olympics Maryland. Your $20 contribution includes a Torch Run hat OR t-shirt. Shirt sizes range from S-3X.

To register for this event please download the form below and drop it off to our office located at 505 Railroad Avenue, Centreville, Maryland, or bring the form the day of.  Please note on the form whether you'd like a hat or shirt and what size. Payment can be made by Cash, Check, or Venmo. Please add in the description line "Queen Anne's County Torch Run."

For more information regarding this event please contact Deputy C. Becker at

Registration Form:

Torch Run Waiver for Special Olympics

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day 

Saturday April 27th, 2024  10:00AM-2:00PM, 505 Railroad Avenue, Centreville, MD

The Queen Anne's County Office of the Sheriff in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies across the nation, will be participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration's "National Prescription Drug Take Back Day."  Our office located at 505 Railroad Avenue in Centreville, Maryland will serve as a drop off collection site. The event is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Expired, unused, and/or unwanted pharmaceuticals in pill or liquid form will be collected and turned over to the DEA for safe destruction. Medications need not be in original containers. Sharps and syringes will NOT be accepted. The purpose of this program is to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the public about the potential abuse of medications.

For more information about the program or to find other collection sites throughout the country visit :

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