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216 North Marlyn Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21221
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Main Phone: 410-887-0220
Fax: 410-887-0224

Captain Steve Hlavach, Commanding Officer

Lieutenant Joe Jamerson, Assistant Commander

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Counseling Team

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Precinct 11/Essex


Captain Steve Hlavach

Assistant Commander

Lieutenant Joe Jamerson

Photo of Precinct 11 in Essex.

News from the Captain

Find out what is happening in your community at the Precinct 11 Essex monthly Police Community Relations Council (PCRC) meetings. The PCRC meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Stembridge Community Center located at 99 Stemmers Run Road. All are encouraged to attend. For more information, call the Community Outreach Team at 410-887-0232.


Are you going out of town? Don't leave your home looking unoccupied. Complete a Vacant House Form and email it to the precinct at pdpc11patrolfax@baltimorecountymd.gov. Officers will then check on your location for any unusual activity while you are away.

If something suspicious does happen at your home, law enforcement will be able to quickly reach you or a local emergency contact from the information provided on the form.

Blotter and Crime Trends

Precinct 11 - Essex

Read news updates from Precinct 11 - Essex.
  1. May 13 to 14: First Degree Burglary, Unit Block of Elm Drive 21220

    Sometime between 11 p.m. and 3 a.m., while the victim was asleep, an unknown suspect(s) entered the residence through the kitchen window and removed two TVs, a drill, a watch and a letter opener.

    Thu, 14 May 2015 03:00:00 GMThttp://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/News/PoliceNews/Precincts/Precinct11/May13to14FirstDegreeBurglaryUnitBlockofElmDrive21220
  2. May 13: First Degree Assault, 600 Block of Kingston Road 21220

    Around 5:20 p.m., while outside the front of the residence, an unknown suspect pointed two handguns at the juvenile victim's face.

    Wed, 13 May 2015 14:05:00 GMThttp://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/News/PoliceNews/Precincts/Precinct11/May13FirstDegreeAssault600BlockofKingstonRoad21220
  3. May 13: Robbery, 12700 Block of Eastern Avenue 21220

    At 2:15 a.m. while the victim was asleep on a boat, he heard a noise outside. When he looked out of the hatch a suspect placed him in a choke hold while another suspect removed money from his pockets. The subjects then fled on foot.

    Wed, 13 May 2015 06:15:00 GMThttp://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/News/PoliceNews/Precincts/Precinct11/May13Robbery12700BlockofEasternAvenue21220

View the Local Blotter for the Essex Precinct for the latest news on crime in your area.

About the Precinct Commander

Captain Steven Hlavach is a 25-year veteran of law enforcement whose career spans three different agencies that have provided a broad level of professional experience. He started his career in 1990 with the Baltimore Police Department. While with the Baltimore Police Department, he served as a uniformed patrol officer. In January 1994, Captain Hlavach transferred to the Anne Arundel County Police Department where he spent the majority of his time assigned to the Criminal Investigation Division as a robbery and narcotics detective. In 1999 he transferred to the Baltimore County Police Department and has served in several capacities. His command assignments have included patrol, Investigative Service Teams, Central Records, and Support Operations. He has been assigned to numerous precincts including Woodlawn, North Point, and White Marsh. He has been the commander of the Essex Precinct since 2011.

Captain Hlavach holds a bachelor's degree from Rutgers University and a master's degree in Integrated Homeland Security Management from Towson University. Additionally, he is a 2007 graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy and an alumnus of the Greater Baltimore Committee Leadership Program.

Revised April 13, 2015

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