Sheriff 's Office

  1. Fraud/Scam Calls Claiming to be Deputies

    The Frederick County Sheriff's Office has received several calls recently reporting a man with an accent called them from the FCSO information desk phone number (301-600-1046) claiming to be a deputy... Read on...
  2. 07/29/15 Drug arrest

    On July 28, 2014 Corporal Crone of the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office charged the driver of a 2001 Toyota Corolla with possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and unlawfully omitting a label on a prescription drug as required by state law. Read on...
  3. 07/28/15 Urbana Stabbing - follow up

    The Frederick County Bureau of Investigation continues to investigate the 07/26/15 homicide on Peters Rd in Urbana. Read on...
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Frederick County Sheriff's Office
The Frederick County Sheriff's Office exists to serve the community. Service to our community is our primary responsibility. We understand that we are one of the few agencies of government that never closes, and therefore, may be called upon to perform many different tasks for the community. If we are unable to provide a requested service, we will recommend an appropriate action or agency. We will always strive to professionally and enthusiastically respond to the community's needs.

In fulfilling our mission, we need the support of our citizens, elected representatives, and city officials in order to provide the quality of service our values commit us to providing.

2014 Law Enforcement Center Open House

FCG TV
Watch Sheriff Chuck Jenkins on FCG TV's "This Week in Frederick County".

Magazine Feature

Check out the Sheriff's Office featured in Maryland Sheriff Magazine.

Sheriff Charles A. Jenkins

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Annual Report
Announcements

Law Enforcement Center OPEN HOUSE

On 08/11/2015, 5pm - 8pm, the Sheriff’s Office will be partnering with Frederick County Emergency Communications, Maryland State Police, Frederick County Department of Fire and Rescue Services and other agencies to host its annual family-oriented Open House event at the Frederick County Law Enforcement Center (LEC), located at 110 Airport Drive East, Frederick.            

The event will include building tours, table and public safety vehicle displays, a hands-on crime scene station and K-9 demonstrations.   Weather and conditions permitting, a Maryland State Police helicopter will make an appearance.   Please contact Dfc. Amanda Hatcher in advance at 301-600-7115 for any special needs or requests during the event.  

Open House 2015

INCREASED HOURS FOR FINGERPRINTING SERVICES

            The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office has increased the number of hours it provides fingerprinting services to the public.  Fingerprinting services has increased to 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday. Previously, fingerprinting services were offered from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday. 

            The goal of the office is to make it more convenient for citizens to have their fingerprints taken for employment, licenses, permits and other important issues like adoption and child care services.   The Sheriff’s Office will continue to accept credit/debit cards, checks and money orders as payment for fingerprint fees.  Cash is not accepted.  For more information contact the Fingerprint Information Line at 301-600-4058.