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 93 jails and prisons in state Maryland
4310 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD, 20781
Capitol Heights Jail
401 Capitol Heights Boulevard, Capitol Heights, MD, 20743-2952
Ocean Pines City Jail
239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines, MD, 21811
Greensboro City Jail
104 East Sunset Avenue, Greensboro, MD, 21639
Berwyn Heights City Jail
5411 Berwyn Road, Berwyn Heights, MD, 20740
36 Locust Street, Westminster, MD, 21157
60 North Parke Street, Aberdeen, MD, 21001
Aberdeen Proving Ground City Jail
4118 Susquehanna Avenue, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, 21005
302 SENTINEL DRIVE,SUITE 200 ANNAPOLIS JUNCT, MD, 20701
14601 BURBRIDGE RD SE CUMBERLAND, MD, 21502
North East Jail
104 West Cecil Avenue, North East, MD, 21901
601 East Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
Central Home Detention Unit
2100 Guilford Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21218
Central Maryland Correctional Facility
7301 Buttercup Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784
Caroline County Department of Corrections
101 Gay Street, Denton, MD, 21629
Cecil County Correctional Facility
500 Landing Lane, Elkton, MD, 21921
St. Mary’s County Detention Center
41880 Baldridge Street, Leonardtown, MD, 20650
Calvert County Detention Center
325 Stafford Road, Prince Frederick, MD, 20678
Harford County Detention Center
1030 Rock Spring Road, Bel Air, MD, 21014
Garrett County Detention Center
311 East Alder Street, Oakland, MD, 21550