Maryland Federal Inmate Locator Departament of Corrections

Updated on: September 2, 2020
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 Maryland

There are 156 jails and prisons in state Maryland

Maryland Correctional Training Center

18800 Roxbury Road, Hagerstown, MD, 21746


Maryland Correctional Pre-Release System

7931 Brock Bridge Road, Jessup, MD, 20794

410-799-1363, 877-839-8655

Maryland Reception, Diagnostics & Classification Center

550 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202


Maryland Youth Residence Center

721 Woodbourne Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21212


Eastern Correctional Institution

30430 Revells Neck Road, Westover, MD, 21890


Eastern Correctional Institution

30420 Revells Neck Road, Westover, MD, 21890

410-845-4000, 877-802-6074

Eastern Pre-Release Unit

700 Flat Iron Square Road, Church Hill, MD, 21623


Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup

[7800-7899] House of Correction RoadPO Box 549, Jessup, MD, 20794

410-799-7610, 877-313-0632

Maryland Correctional Institution Hagerstown

18601 Roxbury Road, Hagerstown, MD, 21746

240-420-1000, 410-229-1351

Maryland Correctional Institution for Women

7943 Brock Bridge Road, Jessup, MD, 20794

410-379-3800, 877-280-1185

Southern Maryland Pre-Release Unit

14320 Oaks Road, Charlotte Hall, MD, 20622


North Branch Correctional Institution

14100 McMullen Highway Southwest, Cumberland, MD, 21502


Denton Jail

100 North Third Street, Denton, MD, 21629


Washington County Detention Center

500 Western Maryland Parkway, Hagerstown, MD, 21740


Montgomery County Detention Center

1307 Seven Locks Road, Rockville, MD, 20854


Montgomery County Correctional Facility

22880 Whelan Lane, Boyds, MD, 20841