Please download the Public Information Act (PIA) request form below, print, and mail to the address and attention provided on the form.

Additionally, you may email formal PIA requests to:

A copying fee of .25 cents per page will be charged for every request of twenty or more pages. When the request has been approved, you will be notified as to the total fee. Remit the exact amount by cash or money order only, payable to the Frederick County Sheriff's Office within 30 days from date of approval.

Should your request be denied, you will be notified in writing within 30 days and you will have the right to petition the Circuit Court in your jurisdiction of your residence or business location, or where records are situated, to review the matter and rule on such denial.

For more information or if you have additional questions, contact the Records Supervisor,

Melissa Hoffman at 301-600-6078.