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Important Information starting on Friday, March 5, 2021

The following information is for both the Jennifer Road Detention Center and Ordnance Road Correctional Center

ALL VISITORS ARE REQUIRED TO PRESENT DRIVER’S LICENSE, GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID OR PASSPORT. If presenting a passport, visitors must provide a piece of mail (utility bill, phone bill, etc.) displaying their current mailing address. NO VISITOR SHALL BE PERMITTED TO ENTER WITHOUT THIS IDENTIFICATION AND A MASK.

Commissary Deposits: Deposits can be made at accesscorrections.com, by phone at (866) 345-1884 or through the kiosk located in the lobby.

* NOTE: All visitors MUST be checked in at least 30 minutes prior to the end of each visiting session. *NO EXCEPTIONS*. 

ALL Visitors are subject to a COVID-19 screening questionnaire, temperature check and must wear a mask (covering nose and mouth) at all times.

Visiting Hours

  • Jennifer Road Detention Center

    REVISED: Tuesday, September 22, 2020
    EFFECTIVE: Monday, September 28, 2020

     
    Visiting Hours 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Sunday A2, B6 C4, C5 C6, C7, C8
    Monday B1, A4 Intentionally Left Blank B4, B5
    Tuesday B2, B3 B1, A4 C3, C4, C5
    Wednesday D4, E1, E3, E4 Female C3 A3, C1, C2, 
    E2, E3, E4 Males
    Thursday Intentionally Left Blank C6, C7, C8 A2, B6
    Friday C3 C1, C2 D4, E1, B1, E3, E4 Females
    Saturday A3, C1, C2
    E2, E3, E4 Males
    B4, B5 B2, B3
    AACDDF does not discriminate on the basis of disability.

    D1 has been temporarily changed over to a General Population housing unit. Therefore they are permitted visits Tuesday mornings 8 am-10:30 am and Saturday evenings 6-10 pm
    D4 and E1 - Women's Dorms
    A4 - Juvenile Dorms

    NOTE: All visitors must be checked in at least 30 minutes prior to the end of each visiting session. NO EXCEPTIONS

    View ALL Rules for Visitors
     

    If you require a special accommodation for a disability, you must make the request when you arrive at the facility.
      

    ATTIRE
    The Jennifer Road Detention Center is a place of business and public agency.  Therefore, revealing, suggestive and provocative attire is prohibited.  Visitors shall be required to wear footwear and dress in an appropriate fashion.

    The following apparel will not be permitted for either male or female visitors:

    • See-through apparel
    • Shirts and blouses with plunging necklines
    • Pants and shorts with high-cut splits
    • Halter tops
    • Cropped shirts or jerseys
    • Mini skirts or dresses
    • No shorts above the mid-thigh line
    • Form fitting clothes, such as leotards, spandex and leggings
    • Clothes that expose a person’s midriff, side or back
    • Tube tops/tank tops

    The above list is not all inclusive. If a member of the Detention Center’s Staff determines attire to be inappropriate, revealing, suggestive or provocative, you will be asked to leave and return appropriately attired. 

  • Ordnance Road Correctional Center
    Gender Days/Times Day/Time
    Males Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday Friday
     

    8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    NO FRIDAY EVENING VISITS

    Females Wednesday Saturday
     

    8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    NO SATURDAY EVENING VISITS

     
    • Inmates are allowed (1) visit per week with friends and family members on a non-contact basis. Visitors must schedule an appointment, during normal business hours, PRIOR TO visiting an inmate by calling (410) 222-4900 or (410) 222-4901.
    • Up to two (2) visitors may be allowed into the lobby to visit an inmate at one time, provided they check in together (note: This includes children).
    • Visits are up to thirty (30) minutes.
    • The visiting schedule is posted above and is posted in all housing units.
    • Social distancing must be practiced while waiting in the lobby.
     
     
    If you require an accommodation for a disability you should make the request when you arrive at the facility.
     
    ATTIRE
     
    Visitors shall be required to wear footwear and dress in a fashion that is not revealing or overtly provocative. Provocative clothing includes but is not limited to see-through apparel, shirts and blouses with plunging necklines, and pants/shorts with high cut splits.
     
    Use of the visiting area is monitored.

Rules for Visitors

Jennifer Road Visitation Rules (Effective March 5, 2021)

  • Inmates are allowed (1) visit per week with friends and family members on a non-contact basis. 
  • Up to two ( 2 ) visitors may be allowed into the lobby to visit an inmate at one time, provided they check in together ( note: This includes children ).
  • Visits are up to thirty (30) minutes. 
  • The visiting schedule for Jennifer Road is posted above or you can call (410) 222-7374 * NOTE: You can now find an inmate’s housing location and more by using the Inmate Locator option at www.aacounty.org/services-and-programs/inmate-locator
  • ALL VISITORS are required to present a driver’s license, government issued ID or a passport. If presenting a passport, visitors must provide a piece of mail (utility bill, phone bill, etc.) displaying their current mailing address. 
  • NO VISITOR shall be permitted to enter without identification and a mask.
  • Commissary Deposits can be made at accesscorrections.com, by phone at (866) 345-1884 or using the kiosk located in the Detention Center Lobby. 
  • All visitors MUST be checked in at least 30 minutes prior to the end of each visiting session. *NO EXCEPTIONS*. 
  • D1 has been temporarily changed over to a General Population housing unit. Therefore they are permitted visits Tuesday mornings 8 am-10:30 am and Saturday evenings 6-10 pm

ALL VISITORS ARE SUBJECT TO A COVID-19 SCREENING QUESTIONNAIRE, TEMPERATURE CHECK, AND MUST WEAR A MASK (COVERING NOSE AND MOUTH) AT ALL TIMES. 


Ordnance Road Visitation Rules (Effective March 5, 2021)

  • Inmates are allowed (1) visit per week with friends and family members on a non-contact basis. 
  • Visitors must schedule an appointment, during normal business hours, PRIOR TO visiting an inmate by calling (410) 222-4900 or (410) 222-4901. 
  • Up to two (2) visitors may be allowed into the lobby to visit an inmate at one time, provided they check in together (note: This includes children). 
  • Visits are up to thirty (30) minutes. 
  • The Ordnance Road visiting schedule is posted above and in all housing units.
  • Social distancing must be practiced while waiting in the lobby. 
  • ALL VISITORS are required to present a driver’s license, government issued ID or a passport. If presenting a passport, visitors must provide a piece of mail (utility bill, phone bill, etc.) displaying their current mailing address.
  • NO VISITOR shall be permitted to enter without identification and a mask.
  • Commissary Deposits can be made at accesscorrections.com, by phone at (866) 345-1884 or using the kiosk located in the Correctional Center Lobby. 
  • All visitors MUST be checked in at least 30 minutes prior to the end of each visiting session. *NO EXCEPTIONS*.

ALL VISITORS ARE SUBJECT TO A COVID-19 SCREENING QUESTIONNAIRE, TEMPERATURE CHECK, AND MUST WEAR A MASK (COVERING NOSE AND MOUTH) AT ALL TIMES. 

Incoming Mail

Beginning December 11, 2020, the following mail practices shall be enforced:

All incoming mail must be sent to the facility in plain white, legal or letter sized envelopes and must be written on plain or lined white paper. All mail must include the inmate’s first and last name, sender’s first and last name and complete return address.

Any mail that does adhere to the following rules shall be processed as contraband. This list is not all-inclusive.

One of three things shall happen if we discover contraband in your mail:

1. We will return it to you.
2. We will destroy it if it presents a health or safety hazard to person or facility.
3. We will confiscate it as evidence in a criminal investigation.

Depending on the degree of contraband violation, we may restrict any future correspondence you have with an inmate.

  • Drugs (legal or illegal)
  • Containing food, clothing or cosmetic items
  • Adhesive material of any kind including stickers, tape, labels (including return address labels), decals, wax, etc.
  • Paper clips, staples, binder clips
  • Letter or envelope decorated with beads, ribbons, springs, glitter, etc.
  • Use of colored pencils, markers, glitter pens, gel pens, crayons, paint, watercolors, hi-lighters, inked rubber stamps or any colored ink pen other than blue or black
  • Correction tape or fluid (Wite-Out, etc.)
  • Greeting cards, note cards, musical cards, recordable cards, homemade cards or poster cards
  • Colored envelopes or colored stationery
  • Padded envelopes
  • Any non-paper items: plastic, metal, laminated, cardboard, cardstock, electronic, etc.
  • Anything gang related (photos, colors, writing symbols or hand gestures)
  • Correspondence in code or suspected code
  • Blank paper or blank envelopes
  • Postage stamps
  • Items having stains or suspicious/unidentifiable substances or markings (including lipstick, bodily fluid, perfume)
  • Mail scented with perfume or other odors
  • Paper or envelopes that appear to have been wet and then dried or show any signs of water or liquid damage (blurred/altered ink, stains, etc.)
  • Pages or clippings from magazines, books or newspaper
  • Photos or drawings of nude, obscene or sexually explicit material
  • Photos that do not meet the following criteria:
    • Must come from approved facility vendor(s) only
    • No larger than 4” x 6”
    • No more than three (3) photos per envelope
    • No more than three (3) envelopes per day
  • Identification cards, credit/debit cards and/or reproductions thereof
  • Lottery tickets or prepaid telephone cards
  • Mail that violates a no-contact order or other court order
  • Cash, personal checks, second-party checks or money orders
  • Sports statistics for gambling
  • Paper folded in the form of origami
  • Envelope containing more than ten (10) sheets of paper per envelope
  • Envelopes larger than a standard business envelope (4”x9 ½”) or containing metal clasps
  • Books (At ORCC: new books shipped directly from the publisher shall be accepted)
  • If magazines or newspaper are not new and sent directly from the publisher or approved internet distributor
     
Under Md. Code, CR § 9-412, introduction of contraband into a correctional facility is a crime punishable by up to 3 years imprisonment or a fine of up to$1,000 or both.

Location

131 Jennifer Road
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 222-7374
600 East Ordnance Road
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
(410) 222-4900

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