Maryland Information

 

Criminal Records Requirements for the State of Maryland                                                                                                                                                  

Name of Agency:   Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
Address:  

CJIS-Central Repository P.O. Box 32708, Pikesville, Maryland 21282-2708

Website:   https://www.dpscs.state.md.us/publicservs/bgchecks.shtml
Contact:  
Position:  
Phone Number:   410-764-4501 or toll free number 1-888-795-0011
Email:  
Procedure: 

If you live outside of Maryland:

  • You may write CJIS-Central Repository P.O. Box 32708, Pikesville, Maryland 21282-2708, or call the Central Repository in Baltimore City at 410-764-4501 or toll free number 1-888-795-0011 to request a fingerprint card.
  • You may mail the fingerprint card and associated fee to CJIS-Central Repository P.O. Box 32708 Pikesville Maryland 21282-2708, or overnight the fingerprint card to 6776 Reisterstown Road, Suite 102, Baltimore Maryland 21215.
  • Please include a check made out to "CJIS Central Repository". See the schedule of Associated Fees below.
  • You may expect a response in 10 - 15 business days.
Law Enforcement Agency:  
Turn Around Time:   10-15 Business days
Successful challenge:  
Cost:   $30.00