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
Brunswick City City Jail
20 East A Street, Brunswick City, MD, 21716
Bowie City Jail
2614 Kenhill Drive, Bowie, MD, 20715
Boonsboro City Jail
241 Potomac Street, Boonsboro, MD, 21713
Bladensburg City Jail
4910 Tilden Rd, Bladensburg, MD, 20710
Bel Air City Jail
39 North Hickory Avenue, Bel Air, MD, 21014
Barton City Jail
19018 Legislative Road SW PO Box 153, Barton, MD, 21521
Baltimore City Jail
954 Forrest Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
Aquasco City Jail
PO Box 28, Aquasco, MD, 20608
Annapolis City Jail
580 Taylor Avenue, Annapolis, MD, 21401
699 West Salisbury Parkway, Salisbury, MD, 21801
Seat Pleasant Jail
6264 Central Avenue, Seat Pleasant, MD, 20743
Takoma Park Jail
7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD, 20912
21 West Water Street, Smithsburg, MD, 21783
204 South Main Street, Federalsburg, MD, 21632
550 Crescent Road, Greenbelt, MD, 20770
100 West Patrick StEET, Frederick, MD, 21701
PO Drawer F 401 East Main Street, Fruitland, MD, 21826
La Plata Jail
101 La Grange Avenue PO Box 1038, La Plata, MD, 20646
4310 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD, 20781
Rising Sun Jail
1 East Main Street, Rising Sun, MD, 21911