Hostage Recovery Team - Mission

The mission of the Crisis Negotiation Team (CNT) / Hostage Recovery Team (HRT) is to effectively resolve crisis incidents and provide a disciplined, well trained and well equipped law enforcement support response for the Department and requesting law enforcement agencies. It will be done in a coordinated manner designed to ensure the maximum effectiveness in the use of available personnel and resources, and all reasonable efforts to obtain a non-violent resolution.

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Customer Service Promise

The State of Maryland pledges to provide constituents, businesses, customers, and stakeholders with friendly and courteous, timely and responsive, accurate and consistent, accessible and convenient, and truthful and transparent services.

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Help Stop Fraud in State Government

The Maryland General Assembly’s Office of Legislative Audits operates a toll-free fraud hotline to receive allegations of fraud and/or abuse of State government resources. Information reported to the hotline in the past has helped to eliminate certain fraudulent activities and protect State resources.

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