Office of the Superintendent

Colonel William Pallozzi, Superintendent

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
410.653.4219
msp.superintendent@maryland.gov

Criminal Intelligence Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
David Engel, Director
443.436.8800​


The section collects, analyzes, and coordinates the acquisition and dissemination of criminal intelligence information.

Department Prosecutor Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Erin Danz, Director
410.653.4396

The section has overall responsibility for the prosecution of all sworn disciplinary cases.

Executive Protection Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Lieutenant Jeffrey B. Ferreira, Commander

The Executive Protection Section provides security for the Governor. Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Comptroller of the Treasury, and State Treasurer.

Legislative Security Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
First Sergeant George M. White, Commander

The Legislative Security Section is charged with ensuring the safety and security of the President of the Senate, Speaker of the House, and all members of the General Assembly while in session.

Office of Media Communications

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Gregory M. Shipley, Director
410.653.4236
msp.media@maryland.gov


The office is responsible for the daily dissemination of information to the media and public, and the facilitation of internal communication from the Office of the Superintendent.​

Fair Practices Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Carolyn R. Brown, Director
410.653.4312

 The section is responsible for ensuring compliance with the Governor's Code of Fair Practices; state and federal discrimination laws; and administers an equal employment practices program consistent with the requirements of federal and state laws governing equal employment opportunity and the State Personnel and Pensions Article.

Internal Affairs Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Captain James DeCourcey, Commander
410.653.4350 

The section ensures thorough and objective investigations of allegations and complaints of misconduct against employees so that a proper defensive or appropriate disciplinary actions is processed.

Legal Counsel Section

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Ronald M. Levitan, Assistant Attorney General
410.653.4227

 The legal advisor represents the Superintendent on legal issues and handles all matters referred by the Superintendent.

Office of the State Fire Marshal

1201 Reisterstown Road Pikesville, MD 21208
Brian S. Geraci, State Fire Marshal
410.653.8980
msp.osfm@maryland​.gov

The mission of the Office of the State Fire Marshal is to protect life and property from fire and explosion through aggressive criminal investigation of fire and explosive incidents, quality fire protection engineering services, enforcement of the State Fire Prevention Code, data collection analysis, and public safety education.

Office of Strategic Planning

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Paul L. Abell, Director
410.653.4244

The Office of Strategic Planning is responsible for all financial and budgetary issues for the Department.

Vehicle Theft Prevention Council

1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
Christopher T. McDonold, Executive Director
1.800.96 THEFT

Subtitle 2-702 of the Public Safety Article established the Vehicle Theft Prevention Council and Vehicle Theft Prevention Fund to assist in the prevention and deterrence of vehicle theft and related crimes, including vandalism and theft of property from vehicles.