Death Notification D/Sgt (Ret) Patrick Drum

Patrick retired as a D/Sgt after 31 years of dedicated service to the Maryland State Police and worked an additional 16 years for the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services. Funeral services will be held at St. Mark’s Catholic Church in Catonsville Md on Saturday October 9th at 10:00 AM. in lieu of flowers, … Continued



William (Bill) Larmore is an Eastern Shore Native, graduating from Wicomico High School in 1988. He then went into the Army and was in the 82nd Airborne. Bill was accepted into the Maryland State Police Academy and has been serving the State of Maryland since 1997. His current assignment is as a Sergeant at the … Continued

Events, General

Cumberland Barrack commissioning ceremony – July 22, 2021

The Ribbon Cutting / Commissioning Ceremony for the new Cumberland barrack has been scheduled for Thursday, July 22 at 1300 hours.  The program of events begins at 1330 and should take approximately one hour.  Parking will be available at the LaVale Baptist Church located next door at 1115 National Highway, LaVale, MD  21502.  Uniform is … Continued


MSP Reaccreditation 2021

The Maryland State Police is scheduled for a virtual site-based assessment from June 14th to June 17th. The Department will undergo an assessment by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®). This will be our second reaccreditation assessment since first being accredited in 2014 and is for the Advanced Law Enforcement Accreditation. … Continued

Job Opportunities

OSP Special Agent Vacancy

Career Opportunity – Special Agent, Office of the State Prosecutor Posting Date: June 4, 2021 Closing Date: June 18, 2021Job Title: Special Agent Position Type: Regular Full Time State EmployeeLocation: Office of the State Prosecutor, 300 East Joppa Road, Suite 410, Towson, Maryland Description: The Office of the State Prosecutor is seeking applicants for the … Continued


2021 Scholarship Applications are due!

This is a reminder that all 2021 scholarship applications must be postmarked by April 30th and/or hand delivered no later than Thursday 4 PM to the MTA office. The MTA office will be closed on Friday April 30th.


Vaccinations for MSP Retirees

As a follow-up to Colonel Jones’ letter, the below Google Form is being distributed to all retirees who may be interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccination from the Maryland State Police.  This survey is only intended to determine which retirees are interested in receiving the vaccine from the Maryland State Police. Receiving a vaccination is not guaranteed … Continued