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The Frederick County Adult Detention Center follows the standards set forth in the Federal Prison Rape Elimination Act. If you believe a sexual assault or sexual misconduct has occurred within our facility on or by an inmate, please contact the Shift Supervisor at 301-600-3012 or contact the tip line at 301-600-8477.

It is the policy of the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Bureau to prevent sexual assaults by remaining alert and attentive to the behavior of the inmate/detainee population. Reports of sexual assault will result in a methodical and comprehensive investigation for the purpose of prosecuting anyone that commits, attempts, or threatens to commit a sexual assault.  

The Frederick County Adult Detention Center has a Zero Tolerance policy toward any and all forms of sexual abuse and sexual harassment. 


To see the statistics on P.R.E.A Investigations as required by law, please click on a year below

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