How Can You Access Information About Inmates in Montgomery County Jails?

Information about inmates being held by the Department of Correction and Rehabilitation in Montgomery County, Maryland, can be accessed by calling 240-777-9730. Alternatively, individuals can send a letter of inquiry to the Inmate Records Section, 1307 Seven Locks Road, Rockville, Maryland 20854.

Once the Department of Correction and Rehabilitation verifies that an individual is an inmate at a Montgomery County jail facility, family members can speak with incarcerated inmates by phone. Inmates are able to speak with family members by collect call, or they can use a funded phone account. If calls are not desired from an inmate, future calls can be restricted using automated phone prompts. Jail facilities commonly monitor phone calls and do not accept phone messages for inmates.

Family members who require public transportation to and from the jail facility can use the Montgomery County Ride-On-Bus system. Bus routes go to the Montgomery County Detention Center and Montgomery County Correctional Facility.

Families can provide funding for an inmate's commissary account by placing orders online at, or by calling 1-800-546-6283. The amount families can order is specified on the Department of Correction and Rehabilitation website. Information concerning funding a general inmate account is provided on its FAQ page. Several levels of processing fees are associated with specific funding amounts, and each jail facility has a kiosk available for transferring funds.