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Updated on: January 3, 2021

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About Howard County Detention Center

The Howard County Detention Center is located in Jessup, Maryland. The Howard County Detention Center is a medium/maximum security county jail. This facility is licensed by the State of Maryland. 

This facility holds offenders up to one year. The Howard County Detention Center is responsible for inmates who have already been convicted and inmates that are going through the court process. 

A majority of the inmates in this facility are full-time inmates and some huber/work release inmates as well. Anyone taken into custody in Howard County will be taken to the Howard County Detention Center.

The Howard County Sheriff’s Department operates and manages the Howard County Detention Center.

Howard County Detention Center
Facility Name
Howard County Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
Address
7301 Waterloo Road PO Box 250, Jessup, MD, 20794
Phone
410-313-5200
Capacity
361
City
Jessup
Postal Code
20794
State
Maryland
Country
Howard County
Official Website
Website

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • Holiday Closed

Howard County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff
Marcus Harris
Address
8360 Court Avenue, Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043
Phone
410-313-2150

Inmate Search

The Howard County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Howard County Detention Center. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all current inmates is a big responsibility. That is what the Howard County Sheriff's Department does.

The Howard County Detention Center its roster with their current arrests open to the general public by the Howard County Sheriff's Department. This database can be found on the Howard County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The Howard County Detention Center roster is set up in alphabetical order By the inmate's name. Just scroll down till you see the inmate you are looking for.

Sending a Mail

The Howard County Detention Center inmates are allowed to get written letters in the mail from their family and friends. For safety reasons, all letters are examined by the jail employees when they arrive. The letters will be passed out to the inmates after the staff checks all the mail. 

The Howard County Detention Center inmates are allowed to get books, newspaper and magazines. The books, newspaper and magazines are required to be delivered directly from the bookstore or publisher to the jail. All books sent to the jail will need to be new and paperback. All used and hardcover books are not allowed. Used and hardcover book will be sent back to the sender if they are sent to the jail. 

The Howard County Detention Center mailing address for inmates is: 

Inmate's Full Name 
7301 Waterloo Road
PO Box 250, Jessup, MD, 20794

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Sending Money

The Howard County Detention Center inmates will need money to buy day to day life items from the commissary. If you want to fund an inmate's account you can do so by logging onto www.inmatecanteen.com.

In order to transfer funds into an inmate's account, you will need to create an account. However, there is a fee to use this service but you will be able to see it before you make a deposit.

Cashier’s checks or money orders can be sent as well. Make sure Cashier's checks and money orders items payable to the inmate's name. You will need to send them to the address listed below:

Inmate's Full Name
7301 Waterloo Road
PO Box 250, Jessup, MD, 20794

Phone Calls

The Howard County Detention Center inmates are not allowed to get phone calls from their family or friends. During phone time, inmates are allowed to call their family and friends. Inmates are limited to 15-minute phone calls. The call will be terminated when the 15-minutes is over. 

The Howard County Detention Center inmates are allowed to only make collect calls. Inmates are only able to call those who have a landline. Inmates will not be able to call those who have a cell phone. The one receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees that are associated with the collect call. Howard County Detention Center isn't accountable for any fees associated with the collect calls.  

Visiting Rules

The Howard County Detention Center inmates are allowed to have visitors. All visitors under the age of 18 are allowed to visit, however, they will need to be with their legal guardian. You will need to show either your driver’s license, state identification card, or their United States Passport before you are allowed in the visitation area. 

Personal belongings are not allowed in the visitation area so make sure you leave all that in your car.

The Howard County Detention Center visitation hours are listed below:

For each calendar day inmates in the Howard County Detention Center are permitted to one 20-minute visitation.  Howard County Detention Center views visitations as a privilege and not a right. 

Howard County Prison Statistics

Howard County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for State Jail 8
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for ICE 50
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 52

Howard County Jail Admissions By Race

Latino Jail Population 22
Black Jail Population 114
White Jail Population 134
Asian Jail Population 5
Native Jail Population 1

Howard County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 2,936
Male Jail Population 228
Total Jail Population 283
Female Jail Population 41

Howard County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 150
Male Pretrial Jail Population 137
Female Pretrial Jail Population 8

Howard County Prison Population

Total Prison Population 396
Female Prison Population 17
Male Prison Population 379

Howard County Prison Population By Race

Black Prison Population 251
Latino Prison Population -
Asian Prison Population -
White Prison Population 138
Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 7

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