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The Office of Media Communications

The Office of Media Communications is responsible for ensuring accurate and timely information is provided to media and concerned citizens regarding public safety incidents and issues involving the Maryland State Police.  All persons charged with criminal or traffic offenses are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Office of Media Communications personnel can be reached in the office at 410-653-4236 or via email at  For emergency needs after business hours, reporters can contact the Headquarters duty officer at 410-653-4200 and request a spokesperson be contacted.

If you would like to receive an e-mail notification each time the Maryland State Police issues an AMBER Alert or a news release, you can do this by selecting the appropriate link. You may enter any valid e-mail address, including a cell phone address (i.e. –

To locate your local barrack’s Facebook page, check the Maryland State Police Social Media Directory.