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County offices are closed on Monday, July 4, for Independence Day. 

Notice — All Trash, Recycling and Yard Material Collections scheduled on or after Monday, July 4, will occur one day later that week. Find your schedule.

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Public Affairs

Public Affairs provides information about Police activities.

 

Media Requests

Find information on who to contact depending on the nature, urgency and time of your media request. 

Information about significant breaking news is provided on our social media platforms: @BaltCoPolice on Facebook and Twitter

During Business Hours

Joy Stewart, jstewart1@baltimorecountymd.gov, is the Director of the Public Affairs Section for the Baltimore County Police Department. The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

For details regarding media inquiries during these hours, contact the Public Affairs Section at 410-887-2210. Inquiries from the media can also be emailed to policemedia@baltimorecountymd.gov. Emails to that account are automatically forwarded to the PIO who is scheduled to be on-call after business hours. 

Weekly On-Call PIO Schedule

The schedule and contact information for the on-call Police PIO is provided to media agencies each Monday via email. On-call PIOs provide information about breaking news that occurs during nights, weekends and holidays. Please post or share with your editing and reporting staff.

Remember to follow significant breaking news and updates on our social media platforms: @BaltCoPolice on Facebook and Twitter

Monday, June 27, through Sunday, July 3:

Monday, July 4, through Sunday, July 10:

If you do not have contact numbers for the on-call PIOs, or if you have trouble reaching the on-call PIOs, contact Police Liaison at 410-307-2020 or Fire Dispatch at 410-307-2052.

The on-call schedule is subject to change due to illness or other personal issues.

Contact Us

Police Headquarters

Public Safety Building
700 East Joppa Road
Towson, Maryland 21286

Hours

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone

Emergencies:
911

General Police Information:
410-887-2214

Non-Emergencies:
410-887-2222

Fax

410-821-8887

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Chief of Police

Melissa R. Hyatt

 
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