Community Escape Alert System
The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services announces a new notification system for concerned citizens in the event of an escape at one of our correctional facilities. The notifications are available in the following formats: e-mail, text message, and via telephone or cell phone. Please be advised that your standard carrier text message and cellular rates apply.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE:
- To sign up for notifications in the area where you work or live click one of the eight regions listed below.
- Once you pick a region, log in providing a user name and password.
- Complete and submit the registration page fields.
- If you want to register for multiple regions, please close the browser window and begin again.
- If at anytime your contact information changes, please log in to update your account.
- In the event an inmate escapes from one of the institutions listed under that region you will be notified in the format(s) you have chosen – one notice is sent to each format requested.
- After the notification, please follow the story on your local news service for additional information.
Periodic System checks may be held between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm.
- Poplar Hill Pre-Release Unit ( PHPRU )
- Eastern Pre-Release Unit ( EPRU )
- Baltimore Central Booking and Intake Center ( BCBIC )
- Baltimore City Correctional Center ( BCCC )
- Baltimore City Detention Center ( BCDC )
- Baltimore Pre-Release Unit ( BPRU )
- Baltimore Pre-Release Unit for Women ( BPRUW )
- Maryland Correctional Adjustment Center ( MCAC )
- Maryland Reception, Diagnostic and Classification Center ( MRDCC )
- Metropolitan Transition Center ( MTC )
- Brockbridge Correctional Facility ( BCF )
- Herman L. Toulson Correctional Facility ( HTCF )
- Jessup Correctional Institution ( JCI )
- Jessup Pre-Release Unit ( JPRU )
- Maryland Correctional Institution - Jessup ( MCIJ )
- Maryland Correctional Institution for Women ( MCIW )
- Patuxent Institution ( PATX )
- Southern Maryland Pre-Release Unit ( SMPRU )
- Central Maryland Correctional Facility ( CMCF )
- Maryland Correctional Institution - Hagerstown ( MCIH )
- Maryland Correctional Training Center ( MCTC )
- Roxbury Correctional Institution ( RCI )