Maryland

The table below displays aggregate COVID-19 data for incarcerated people and staff in carceral facilities located in Maryland. The State DOC Data Grade represents our assessment of the transparency and quality of those data reported by Maryland's state department of corrections.

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State DOC Data GradeView scorecard
Cumulative CasesActive CasesCumulative DeathsTests
Incarcerated PeopleCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons6,0162,962----371982,50740,616
Federal Prisons4163,32051900----
ICE Detention Centers41,0530000----
State and Local Youth Facilities2806,167----00----
StaffCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons6,15810,199----813----
Federal Prisons----0--0------
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Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Cumberland Federal Correctional Institution

Federal Prisons

50

Mid-Atlantic Regional Office

Federal Prisons

00

ICE Howard County Detention Center

ICE Detention Centers

0--

ICE Worcester County Jail

ICE Detention Centers

0--

Other Non-Specified Facilities

State Adult Prisons

----
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Map of Maryland with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.

5

Spikes represent the active cases in a facility for incarcerated people

Data Reporting & Quality Scorecard

Data Reporting & Quality GradeD

This scorecard assesses data reporting and quality for the state department of corrections in Maryland. Read more about our scoring methodology and to see how this jurisdiction compares to other state and federal systems.

Scores assessed as of June 28, 2022.

Data reporting for incarcerated people
  • Cumulative Cases

    By facility

  • Cumulative Deaths

    By facility

  • Active Cases

    By facility

  • Tests Administered

    Systemwide only

  • Population

    Systemwide only

  • Vaccinations

    By facility

  • Boosters

    By facility

Data reporting for staff
  • Cumulative Cases

    By facility

  • Cumulative Deaths

    By facility

  • Active Cases

    By facility

  • Tests Administered

    Systemwide only

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    Systemwide only

  • Boosters

    Systemwide only

Data quality
  • Machine Readable

    No

  • Regularly Updated

    Yes

  • Clearly Defined

    Yes

  • Contextualized Historically

    No

Prison and Jail Releases Related to COVID

We collect data on jurisdictions across the U.S. that have released people from adult prison and jail custody in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Click a row to view full details.

FacilityPeople releasedRelease details

City-wide jails

Baltimore

60Minor offenses

County-wide jails

Charles

30

Baltimore City

Maryland

60Minor offenses

Statewide prisons

Maryland

650

Prince George's County jail

Prince George's

62Minor offenses, Inability to pay bail
Map of Maryland with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.
County with a release

Grassroots and Community Organizing Efforts Related to COVID

Our team collects data on grassroots and community organizing efforts by incarcerated people, their families, community-based organizations, nonprofits, and advocates aimed at influencing government agencies to protect the lives of people incarcerated in prisons, jails, and detention centers against the threats posed by COVID-19. Click a row to view full details.

Target facilityCountyDate of actionOrganizationType of effortInternal/ externalEffort concernsSource
Jessup PrisonAnne Arundel6/23/2020Incarcerated individualsUprising/Protest-Internal, Protest outside detentionExternalAccelerated releases, Sanitation improvements
NationwideStatewide6/11/2020US Campaign For Palestinian RightsLetter/Petition, Protest outside detention centerInternalAccelerated releases