Human Resources Division

Mr. William Frazier, Chief, Mr. William Frazier, Chief
Human Resources Division
Contact: William Hager, Assistant Division Chief 
Phone: (301) 952-7017

The Human Resources Division is responsible for personnel services, recruitment, hiring, training, staff development, research, accreditation and compliance with Federal, State, and local accreditation standards.

Recruitment Unit

The Recruitment Unit represents the department at career-related events and job fairs. Recruiters distribute recruitment materials in the community and help establish a list of  applicants for correctional officer positions.

For further information, please contact: Recruitment (301) 952-7324  

Personnel Unit

The Personnel Unit performs the day-to-day personnel services required for a large organization: payroll, time and attendance, performance evaluations, maintaining personnel files, testing processes (entry level and promotional) and as liaison to the county Office of Human Resource Management. 

For further information, please contact: Renee Morrison, Section Chief
Phone: (301) 952-7171

Training Unit

The Training Unit includes uniformed and civilian employees who deliver or coordinate all aspects of the departmental training program, including a fifteen-week State-certified Training Academy for new recruits, an annual In-service Training Program for all employees, supervisory training, mid-level managers' training and executive level training. Currently, a significant portion of in-service training requirements is being provided through an interactive computer based training system.

For further information, please contact: Alecia Creighton, Section Chief  

Phone: (301) 952-7075

Compliance Unit

The Compliance Unit maintains and reviews the official manuals (policies and procedures, post orders, inmate handbook etc.) and oversees facility certification by the Maryland Commission on Correctional Standards and accreditation by the American Correctional Association. This unit responds to requests for information from federal, state, and local authorities by completing surveys and providing ongoing statistical data. 

For further information, please contact: Jonathan Walls, Section Chief 

Phone: (301) 952-7455