Chesapeake Detention Facility Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: January 7, 2023
401 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

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The Chesapeake Detention Facility is situated in Baltimore, Maryland. The Chesapeake Detention Facility opened its doors back in June of 1988. The Chesapeake Detention Facility sits on 866 acres of land. The Chesapeake Detention Facility was only licensed and designed to house up to 3,2823 inmates, but the facility regularly houses up to 23,1239 inmates. The Chesapeake Detention Facility employs over 1,200 people and has an operating budget of $157 million each year.

The Chesapeake Detention Facility was the only prison in the state of Maryland that was made for Sensitive Needs Yards inmates in 2005. The Sensitive Needs Yards inmates have typically separated away from the general population inmates for their own safety. Many of the Sensitive Needs Yards inmates are sex offenders, former law enforcement dropouts, informants, and gang dropouts.

The Chesapeake Detention Facility has held many notable inmates over the years. Here is a list of current and former inmates that are well-known.

  • Andrew Luster
  • Big Lurch
  • Bruce Lisker
  • Charles Manson
  • Charles “Tex” Watson
  • David Turpin
  • Geronimo Pratt
  • Gregory Powell
  • Hans Reiser
  • Herbert Mullin
  • John Albert Gardner
  • John Linley Frazier
  • Lyle Menendez
  • Michael Carson
  • Patrick Kearney
  • Robert Rozier
  • Roger Kibbe
  • Suge Knight

The Chesapeake Detention Facility is home to long-term inmates as well as inmates waiting to be put back into the community. The Chesapeake Detention Facility has a re-entry program. This re-entry program was designed to help inmates prepare for life on the outside of the prison. This program will help break the conditioning that prison life has taught them. The program will give the inmates the skills they need to get a job, find and secure housing, and be a productive member of society.

The Chesapeake Detention Facility offers its inmates a variety of programs. These programs include the following:

  • GED Courses
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Literacy/Reading Classes
  • ESL Classes
  • Vocational Courses

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Chesapeake Detention Facility
401 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Chesapeake Detention Facility Prison Information

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Jail Name Chesapeake Detention Facility
Jail Type State Prison
Authority: Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
State Maryland
County Baltimore County
Web Page website
Address 401 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
City Baltimore
Zip 21202
Phone 410-539-5445


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