You have reached the web site of the St. Mary's County Maryland Sheriff's Office, the oldest Sheriff's Office in the State of Maryland, and one of the first in the nation. St. Mary's County Maryland is comprised of approximately 367 square miles, with a resident population of approximately 113,510. Sites of interest in our county include Historic Saint Mary's City (the first capital of Maryland), Point Lookout (the location of Camp Hoffman, the prison camp for Confederate soldiers), and the Patuxent River Naval Air Station (home of the U.S. Navy's Test Pilot School).

On behalf of the hard working men and women of the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office, I am pleased to welcome you to our web site. I hope that you find it informative, and that it displays the pride that we have in our Sheriff's Office.

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Timothy K. Cameron
St. Mary's County Sheriff

For media inquiries, please contact:

Jason Babcock
Public Information Officer
301-475-4200 x71986 | 240-298-6001

Corporal Julie Yingling
Public Information Officer
301-475-4200 x71955 | 240-309-9456

For Maryland Public Information Act requests, please contact:

Lieutenant Clayton Safford
Office of Professional Responsibilities
301-475-4200 x78073
Public Information Request Form