Qualified requestors only may submit a request for criminal background checks via fax to (410) 222-8029 with the request form.
All other background requests should be directed:
Maryland Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) Central Repository
P.O. Box 32708
Pikesville, Maryland 21208
Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
All Other Requests
All other requests for records must be made in writing either by mail or in person to the location above. You may also submit your request online
. Records will not be returned by email and applicable fees will still be required by mail or in person to obtain records.
General questions about obtaining records can be directed to (410) 222-8750 but may be directed to the Custodian of Records or elsewhere. You will receive a response within a reasonable time, but no later than 30 days.