Human Relations Commission

The Human Relations Commission was established by County Ordinance in 1974, under Division 12 of the County Code, to protect the civil rights of individuals who work and live in Prince George’s County, Maryland.​

  • The Commission is the Civil Rights agency for the County.
  • The Commission, through its Executive Director and the Commission Staff, timely processes and investigates alleged acts of discrimination that arise within the County.
  • The Commission hears cases in a Public Hearing forum, upon referral from the Executive Director, or on appeal from a recommendation of dismissal by the Executive Director.​