Howard County Inmate Lookup (Maryland)

Search for Howard County, MD inmate location information. Inmate records include information on prior incarcerations, arrests, convictions, inmate identification numbers, federal inmates, state inmates, county inmates, detentions before trial, prison sentences, inmate transfers, and more.


Howard County Jails and Prisons incarcerate convicted criminals and detain people awaiting trials in Howard County, Maryland. They may operate at the federal, state, or local level. Jails and Prisons maintain detailed records for the people they detain, which includes inmate records. These records contain an inmate's criminal history, including personal information, any arrests or convictions for misdemeanors or felonies, Howard County Court sentences, and all current and prior incarcerations. They also include important information for locating Howard County inmates such as their identification number, aliases, and mug shots. Jails and Prisons often provide a searchable online database for locating inmates in Howard County .

Columbia Prison Columbia MD 6004 Waterloo Road 21045 410-799-7943

Ellicott City Prison Ellicott City MD 3440 Ellicott Center Drive 21043 410-997-0253

Howard County Department of Corrections Jessup MD 7301 Waterloo Road 20794 410-313-5200

Howard County Detention Center Jessup MD 7301 Waterloo Road 20794 410-313-5200

Patuxent Institution Jessup MD 7555 Waterloo Road 20794 410-799-3400


Howard County Police Departments are charged with stopping crimes and conducting investigations in order to maintain public safety in Howard County, Maryland. As part of this job, Police Departments also keep records on current and former Howard County inmates. Police inmate records include personal information on the inmate such as name, date of birth, the length of the sentence, and the offense which led to incarceration. These Howard County public criminal records may also include information about the jail or prison currently holding the inmate and any prison transfers. Police Departments may provide online access to inmate records.

Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center Police Jessup MD 8450 Dorsey Run Road 20794 410-724-3106

Howard County Police Department - Headquarters Northern District Ellicott City MD 3410 Court House Drive 21043 410-313-3200

Howard County Police Department - Southern District Fulton MD 11226 Scaggsville Road 20759 410-313-3700

Maryland State Police - Computer Crimes Unit Columbia MD 7155 Columbia Gateway Drive 21046 410-290-1620

Maryland State Police Barrack A - Waterloo Jessup MD 7777 Washington Boulevard 20794 410-799-2101

Mid-Atlantic Regional Community Policing Institute Columbia MD 6716 Alexander Bell Drive 21046 888-415-4466


Howard County Sheriff's Departments often operate at the county level to maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Howard County, Maryland. As part of these responsibilities, Howard County Sheriff's Departments keep records on current and former inmates. These Howard County inmate records include personal information such as the inmate's name, date of birth, the length of the sentence, and the offense which led to incarceration. Additionally, the records may include information about the Howard County jail or prison currently holding the inmate, as well as any prison transfers. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their inmate records.

Howard County Sheriffs Office Ellicott City MD 8360 Court Avenue 21043 410-313-2150

Howard County Sheriffs Office Columbia MD 9250 Bendix Road 21045 410-313-4202

Howard County Sheriffs Office - Domestic Violence Enforcement Ellicott City MD 3565 Ellicott Mills Drive 21043 410-313-4209