Public Safety

  1. 911 Communications

    Public Safety Communications is an internationally accredited 9-1-1 Center and our personnel are recognized for their professionalism, commitment to public safety, leadership and innovation.

  2. Animal Control

    Animal Control provides for the health and welfare of the County's animal population through enforcement of the Animal Control Ordinance, resolution of animal-related disputes and the promotion of adoptions, licensing, spay/neuter and humane education.

  3. Corrections

    Department of Corrections provides a safe, secure and humane environment for pretrial and sentenced offenders. Additional services and programs include education, juvenile services, religious services, domestic violence and much more.

  4. Fire/Emergency Medical Services

    The Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department (Fire/EMS) Department strives to improve the quality of life in Prince George’s County by promoting safety, and providing the highest quality of fire prevention, fire protection, emergency medical services, and community outreach programs.

  5. Homeland Security

    The office of Homeland Security (OHS) has the primary responsibility and authority for directing county-wide activities pertaining to the preparedness, prevention of, and the protection from natural and terrorist threats and events.

  6. Police

    We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our services and resources or how to join the Price George's County Police Department.

  7. Sheriff

    The Prince George's County Sheriff's Office is committed to providing services that are fair, impartial, and effective while incorporating the highest standards of personal conduct and performance.