To Request 9-1-1 Audio Recordings - Download our Audio Recording Request Form
Public Safety Communications Audio Unit
17321 Melford Boulevard
Bowie, MD 20715
Audio recordings of E911 calls may be obtained by submitting Freedom of Information / Maryland Public Information Act requests through the Public Safety Communications Audio Section. To obtain a copy of an audio recording under FOIA or MPIA requests, please complete and submit the Audio Recording Request Form in keeping with the instructions on the form. The recordings will be mailed to the address provided on the request form only. (Click the following link to download a copy of the Audio Recording Request Form in Spanish.)
A $100 minimum administrative fee will be assessed for all requests, to include requests where the search and review process determines that no recordings or documents may be provided. An additional fee of $100 per hour may be assessed for requests that require more than two (2) hours to produce. All payments must be received prior to processing any request.
Requests for audio recordings may not be dropped off in person or made at the Public Safety Communications Center. Also, please note, completed recordings will only be mailed to the address on the form. Recordings may not be picked up at the Public Safety Communications 9-1-1 Center.
All print or television media requests for audio recordings must go through the Prince George's County Executive's Press Information Officer and submitted as a FOIA request.
Please note, recordings prior to May 4, 2011 are not available.
To request the status of an audio recording request or if you have any questions please contact the Audio Unit at 301-352-1401 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please allow up to thirty (30) days to process your request.