Skip Navigation
Print this page




Jennifer Road Detention Center

Jennifer Road Detention Center
131 Jennifer Road Annapolis, MD. 21401
(410) 222-7373
The Jennifer Road Detention Center is the County’s maximum security intake and pretrial detention facility. Its population consists primarily of persons arrested and awaiting trial in Anne Arundel County who do not make their bail, and persons who require special housing for medical, mental health or behavioral reasons. JRDC is designed to hold 631 inmates.

Jennifer Road-Employee of the Month

Section 9-607 of the Annotated Code of Maryland directs County Grand Juries to inquire into the operation and management of all State operated correctional facilities within their respective Counties and report all offenses and omissions of anyone therein or that relate to those facilities.
  The Grand Jury Report- Term 2011              The Grand Jury Report- Term 2012
Program Information 
Correctional Facility Administrator
The CFA is responsible for daily facility operations, planning, budget development and monitoring, hiring, and employee relations.

CFA- Brenda Shell-Eleazer

Correctional Facilty Administrator-

Jennifer Road Detention Center

Brenda Shell-Eleazer

Bureau of Inmate Services

  • Classification
  • Records
  • Intake and Pretrial Investigation
  • Pretrial Supervised Release
  • Library
  • Volunteer and Program Services
Additionally, the ACFA oversees Medical and Mental Health Services, both of which are provided by way of contracts with private vendors. For more information on facility programs, see Department of Detention Facilities Guide to Programs and Services
Bureau of Security and Support Services
  • Security Operations
  • Maintenance
  • Supplies
  • Laundry
  • Food Service
  • Lobby Reception



Assistant Correctional Facility Administrator

Bureau of Security and Support Services-

Michael Borgese





Business Administrator

Responsible for directing the Department's business functions, including budgeting, procurement, training, human resource management, and inmate accounting.


Business Administrator-

Joyce Hall



Social Networking Icons (Fb, Twitter, RSS, Pinterest, Email List)

Anne Arundel County, Maryland. 44 Calvert Street, Annapolis, Maryland 21401 | Tele: (410) 222-7000