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Find location and cost information for public fingerprinting services

Sex Offender Registry

Find sex offenders living or working near you and your family, provide law enforcement with tips to help find offenders, get assistance if you or your child is the victim of sexual abuse, and also opt in to receive AMBER Alerts.

Background Checks

DPSCS does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, creed, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, belief or opinion, sex, or sexual orientation.


Learn how to remove police, court and criminal history records from public inspection.

Open Parole Hearings

Find updated schedules and locations of Maryland Open Parole Hearings for incarcerated individuals.


Find application and information on applying for a pardon.


Look up qualifying offenses and learn about the 2009 expansion of DNA collection.