Maryland Federal Inmate Locator Departament of Corrections
- Department Name
- Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
- Official Website
- Currently Incarcerated Inmates
- 300 East Joppa Road, Suite 1000 Towson, Maryland 21286
- Phone Number
- (410) 339-5000
Types of Correctional Facilities in Maryland
Those who are serving a sentence in the Maryland state prisons are overseen by the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS). Through a centralized inmate database, you can easily search for an inmate.
If you are looking for an inmate serving their sentence in county jails, police jails, or city jails, you will need to visit their website for further information. Only those serving in state prison will be found on the DPSCS.
Below you will find instructions on how to do an inmate search. From there, you will be able to speak to an inmate and send money.
Maryland DPSCS Mission Statement
The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional services strives to keep communities in Maryland safe so everyone can enjoy the state. They are doing this by increasing security, supplying offenders and ex-offenders with the resources and tools necessary to stay out of prison. They also work with partnering agencies to share important intelligence information thus reducing crime and violence.
How to Search for an Inmate
It can be a challenging time knowing a loved one is in prison, but the Maryland DPSCS makes searching for your loved one easy. You will need to do an inmate search to find the location of an offender and thus receive phone calls and send money.
From the DPSCS homepage, you will find a link to “find an inmate” on the farthest left side of the page. From there, you can easily search for an inmate by first and last name.
Once you find an offender, be sure to write down which facility they are in as well as any other pertinent information that you may need.
If you would like other information about criminal activity in the Maryland area, you can also search the following:
How to Talk to an Inmate
Once you do an inmate search, you will be able to send mail directly to the offender. Each facility has a different way of allowing inmates to communicate with loved ones. Therefore, you will need to go to this link and click on the facility the offender is at to find their procedures.
From there, you will find each facilities inmate phone information, visiting information, and all of the contact information that you will need while your loved one is there.
For the safety of the community, workers, and inmates, it is important that you visit the facility site in which an inmate is in and follow all rules and procedures regarding sending money, visiting, and speaking with an inmate.
Correctional Facilities in MarylandThere are 156 jails and prisons in state Maryland
Luke City Jail
510 Grant Street, Luke, MD, 21540
Lonaconing City Jail
7 Jackson Street, Lonaconing, MD, 21539
Landover Hills City Jail
6904 Taylor Street, Landover Hills, MD, 20784
Hurlock City Jail
200 Nealson Street PO Box 740, Hurlock, MD, 21643
Havre De Grace City Jail
450 Pennington Avenue, Havre De Grace, MD, 21078
Hampstead City Jail
1112 Main Street, Hampstead, MD, 21074
Hagerstown City Jail
50 North Burhans Blvd, Hagerstown, MD, 21740
Glenarden City Jail
8600 Glenarden Parkway, Glenarden, MD, 20706
301-773-2100 ext 26, 301-772-3214
Gaithersburg City Jail
14 Fulks Corner Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD, 20877
Frostburg City Jail
37 Broadway Street, Frostburg, MD, 21532
Fairmount Heights City Jail
6100 Jost Street, Fairmount Heights, MD, 20743
Emmitsburg City Jail
22 East Main Street, Emmitsburg, MD, 21727
Edmonston City Jail
5005 52nd Avenue, Edmonston, MD, 20781
District Heights City Jail
2002 Marbury Drive, District Heights, MD, 20747
Crisfield City Jail
319 A West Main Street, Crisfield, MD, 21817
Cottage City City Jail
3820 40th Avenue, Cottage City, MD, 20722
Colmar Manor City Jail
3611 43rd Avenue, Colmar Manor, MD, 20722
Cheverly City Jail
6401 Forest Road, Cheverly, MD, 20785
Chestertown City Jail
333 South Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, 21620
Centreville City Jail
420 North Commerce Street, Centreville, MD, 21617