Sheriff's Office - Special Operations Division

The Special Operations Division strives to provide effective community-based law enforcement services to the citizens of St. Mary’s County. We are also responsible for ensuring agency personnel meet state mandated in-service training requirements, maintaining the agency's firearms, providing security for the Circuit Court, service of both criminal and civil process, and providing a well-trained K-9 unit.

The units that fall under the Special Operations Division include:

  • Judicial Services (Court Security, Child Support Enforcement, Civil Process)
  • K-9
  • Training and Education
  • Traffic Safety
  • Community Policing
  • School Resource Officer Program
  • Alcohol Enforcement
  • Honor Guard
  • Police Motors
  • Advanced Crash Investigation