Sex Offender Registry

To Access the Sex Offender Registry go to:    
The Maryland State Sex Offender Registry website will display photographs of the registrant.  Searches can be made by either name or zip code.  
The National Sex Offender Registry website can be reached at:
Maryland Sex Offender Alert Line – 1-866-559-8017 
Register your phone number and zip code and you will receive an automated notification call when an offender moves into your zip code.
Register on the web to be notified by e-mail, telephone or fax when a registered sex offender moves into your zip code area.    From the web site, click on “MD” and follow instructions for registration.


Use your cell phone to send an anonymous tip to the Takoma Park Police Department.

  • Text to 847411
  • Type TPPDTIP at the beginning of your message.
  • Type your message, including as much detail as possible, to ensure that your tip is thoroughly investigated.

Follow this link to use Facebook to send an anonymous tip.

If you see a crime in progress, contact the Takoma Park Police at 301-270-1100. If you need to report an emergency that involves the need for fire or rescue services, call 9-1-1.