NEWS RELEASE: Howard County Police Department

Police encourage residents to protect themselves against scams; offer tips to avoid home improvement, landscaping and similar scams this spring. The Howard County Police Department is encouraging residents to protect themselves against potential solicitation scams,...

Social Security Scam

Howard County releases information related to Social Security Scam. Click here to access information.

Crime Statistics

Crime statistics in Howard County are tracked in strict accordance with the national standards administered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program. The UCR program is a nationwide cooperative statistical effort of over 17,000...

911 Flagging Program

Howard County Police routinely respond to calls for persons with an identified developmental, intellectual, degenerative or physical disorder or disability who have wandered off, gone missing, or are in a state of crisis. With the 9-1-1 flagging program, police can be...