Maryland Criminal Records

Your Maryland state guide to courts, police, jails, crime data, records, and more.


About Maryland

With 5,785,496 residents as of 2012, Maryland is number 19 in the country by population and number 42 by land size, occupying 9,707 square miles.


Maryland Criminal Records Search

You can feel confident and secure when conducting a criminal records search . The results may include court records, business records, arrest records and more. We have a vast nationwide database - the records you search for may include Maryland state and county records and any other geographic location the person has lived or worked.



In the USA, crime laboratories, which use forensic science to examine evidence, may be publicly or privately operated. Private labs typically do not respond to crime scenes to collect evidence. Most states have their own crime labs. Our crime lab listings show all private and public facilities in Maryland.

Crimelab Name
City
Phone
Maryland Office of the Chief Medical ExaminerBaltimore(410) 333-3225

People can help solve crimes anonymously by providing information and assistance to authorities through the use of Crime Stoppers programs. This allows people to stay out of the direct investigative process, which can be a deterrent to participation. We show the Crime Stoppers programs in the state of Maryland, alphabetically.

Crime Stopper Office
City
Phone
Metro Crime StoppersBaltimore1-866-750-2587

Jails are county or city administrated institutions which house both inmates awaiting trial on the local level and convicted misdemeanants serving a term of one year or less. Prisons are state or federal facilities housing convicted felons serving a term of more than one year. Following are the the top 10 largest jails, by inmate population in Maryland.

Facility
City
Average Inmate Population
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTYAnnapolis1,026
BALTIMORE CITYBaltimore3,842
BALTIMORE COUNTY BUREAU OF CORRECTIONSTowson1,230
CARROLL COUNTY DETENTION CENTERWestminster286
CHARLES COUNTY DETENTION CENTERLa Plata435
DORCHESTER COUNTY DETENTION CENTERCambridge178
FREDERICK COUNTY ADULT DETENTION CENTERFrederick463
HOWARD COUNTY DETENTION CENTERJessup272
ST MARY'S COUNTY DETENTION CENTERLeonardtown317
WICOMICO COUNTY DETENTION CENTERSalisbury620