With the nature of privacy and freedom to know who is around us, government agencies, law enforcement in particular, allow public access to inmate records through county jail inmate search
, arrest warrants and court dockets. Combined these can make a complete picture as a background report or more facts about anyone who's locked up.
Search for inmates in Maryland
Find inmates housed in the jails and prisons listed here. More searches are added when available, if you don't see the facility you're looking for, press the "Inmate Search" button. Information you'll receive can include offense reports, list of charges filed, arresting agency and requirements necessary for release.
- Local authority within state boundaries that governs smaller communities.
- Detention facility with criminal detainees awaiting trial or serving shorter sentences.
- Person in the custody of law enforcement for alleged illegal activity. Prisoner or convict.
More about corrections in Maryland
This directory contains numbers for all county jails and detention centers in Maryland. Thank you to everyone who contributed and answered the phone. Some of these facilities have a separate number assigned just for inmate information purposes. Reference sites included the Department of Public Safety and Corrections (www.dpscs.state.md.us) and Sheriff's Association (www.mdsheriffs.org). MDOC was part of a study on recidivism that found the return rate among prisoners in educational programs were 29% less likely to commit future offenses.
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