Information Technology and Communications Division

Information Technology and Communications Division

The Information Technology and Communications Division (ITCD) provides automated criminal justice information services for criminal justice and non-criminal justice purposes to the Department, other federal, state, and local criminal justice agencies, and authorized users among the general public. The program includes:

The Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) Central Repository (Criminal Procedure Article, §§10-201 et seq.), which maintains Maryland's fingerprint-supported criminal identification records and criminal history record information (the Maryland "RAP" sheet), and performs related functions such as expungements.

The Public Safety Data Center, which provides systems operations support for numerous departmental information systems, as well as networking interfaces for many national, state, and local criminal justice agencies; and Systems Applications support, which provides the programming necessary to maintain and develop the variety of criminal justice and management information systems needed by departmental and other criminal justice users.

ITCD also maintains the state’s online Sex Offender Registry.

Contact Us

Information Technology and Communications Division
410-585-3100
6776 Reisterstown Road,
Suite 209
Baltimore, MD 21215

Criminal Justice Information System
410-764-4501
888-795-0011
6776 Reisterstown Road,
Suite 102
Baltimore, MD 21215
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 32708,
Pikesville, MD 21282-2708