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Howard County, Maryland Sheriff Overview
Howard County is a county found in the central part of Maryland. Its county seat is in Ellicott City. The county is home to Columbia, a major planned community of approximately 100,000 founded by developer James Rouse in 1967. Howard County is also frequently cited for its affluence, quality of life, and excellent schools. Howard County is named after Colonel John Eager Howard, an officer in the “Maryland Line” of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War. Zip codes in Howard County include 20777, 21738, 21737, 21075, 21765, 20723, 21771, 21784, 21794, 21797, 21029, 21150, 20759, 21036, 20763, 21042, 21044, 21043, 21046, 21045, and 21723.
Sheriff James F. Fitzgerald is the current head of the Howard County Sheriff’s Office. His contact information include his phone number (410-313-4202), and his email address (HCSO@howardcountymd.gov).
Howard County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 8360 Court Avenue
Ellicott City, MD 21043
Inmate Search in Howard County Jail
The Howard County Jail does not have an available list of inmates incarcerated in their facility. The State of Maryland, however, supports the Victim Information and Notification Everyday system, so you can visit the site to check and receive notifications on the custody status of an offender. It’s recommended to visit the Jail personally at 7301 Waterloo Road, Jessup, MD or call them at 410-313-5200 for inquiries.
The Howard County Detention Center, in Jessup, opened in 1983 with a rated capacity of 108 inmates. The new facility opened with 63 inmates; within five years, the inmate population had greatly exceeded its rated capacity. The Department of Corrections again sought and obtained funding for the expansion of the detention center. The expansion was completed in 1994 with a rated capacity of 361 inmates. The Jail Administrator is Jack Kavanagh.
Important Jail Policies and Procedures
No coats, backpacks, bags, boxes, parcels, or packages of any kind are allowed into the visiting area. Free lockers are provided.
General Population 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
(not minimum security) (except Tuesday and Thursday)
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Segregation VIDEO ONLY 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday only
Special Management Unit 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Thursday and Saturday only
Medical Restricted Visits 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Mon., Tues. and Wed. only
ICE Detainees, Hendricks Hall and H-1 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday only
Sex Offender Search and Lookup
All registered sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. The definition of a sex offender is a person convicted of a crime involving sex, including rape, molestation, and production or distribution of child pornography.
You can access this information online for Howard County by going to this link, but bear in mind that searches sometimes reveal primary last known addresses or, rather the block that they live on. You are also required to accept a disclosure to use the database.
Bail and Bail Bondsman
As a Defendant, you may post bail yourself, have someone over 18 years old post it on your behalf, or use a bondsman. The person posting bail for you assumes responsibility for your financial court responsibilities. If you fail to appear as required, a warrant will be issued for your immediate arrest and the bail will be forfeited. Maryland allows the following bail options. Cash bail, property bail, intangible assets, credit or debit cards, and professional bail bondsman. A bail bondsman will require a non refundable fee to post bail. In addition to the fee, the bondsman sometimes requires collateral or property to secure their trust and post your bail on your behalf. Collateral will be returned to the bondsman who posted it after disposition of the charges and all court appearances are met. The service fee and collateral received must be displayed on the bail bond form. A lawyer is not required to post bail but it is always smart to retain legal advice.
|Howard County Jail Statistics|
|Number of Persons Confined||289|
|Avg Daily Population||272|
|Name of new facility||not applicable|
|Full time payroll||134|
|Full time total employees||135|
|Total salaries and wages||7679113|
|Other operating expenditures||2250803|
|Total construction costs||165788|
|Equipment, furnishings, etc||3307|
|Year of original construction||1983|
|Year of major renovation||1994|
|Name of new facility||not applicable|
Address: 7301 WATERLOO ROAD JESSUP MD 20794
|Howard County Unemployment and Median Household Income|
|Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016||178,637|
|Number Employed Annual Average, 2016||172,946|
|Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016||5,691|
|Unemployment Rate, 2016||3.2|
|Median Household Income Annual Average, 2015||110,224|
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
|Howard County Poverty Data|
|Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 2014||16,350|
|Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 2015||5.2|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)
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