Bureau of Operations

Mr. Mark E. Person, Deputy Director
Bureau of Operations
Phone: (301) 952-7014
Contact: Jamie Wyne
Phone: (301) 952-7088

The Bureau of Operations is responsible for inmate housing, Regional Processing, and operations at remote sites at which the Department maintains a presence. It also manages labor-management negotiations, special projects, Honor Guard activities, specialized units such as K-9 and the Emergency Response Team, and tactical operations. The Bureau of Operations is also responsible for fiscal matters and the departmental budget.

The Office of the Deputy Director, Bureau of Operations, includes the following divisions:

Information Services Unit

The Information Services Unit is responsible for managing all aspects of the Department's computer hardware and software and for system administration. This covers an array of services ranging from technical assistance about a cost-effective software solution, to replacing a piece of equipment, to assigning a password, to sitting on an inter-agency committee to integrate multiple computer systems.

The Planning Unit maintains a statistical database for research and planning purposes and responds to requests from staff and outside agencies for management information.

For further information, please contact:
Stephanie Walton, Information Services Manager
Phone: (301) 952-7002​