Police Department

Cheif Swearing in
Congratulations to Chief Morgan on being sworn in as treasurer for the Prince Georges County Chief Association!  This is a significant accomplishment and reflects Chief Morgan's dedication to the community and law enforcement.

ResponsibilitiesPolice Station

The Town of Capitol Heights operates a Police Department for the safety and welfare of their residents. Our police department strives for excellence in protecting the best interest of the citizens of Capitol Heights.

Town Ink & Electronic Fingerprinting

The Capitol Heights Police Department offers Ink and Electronic Fingerprinting services. We will offer services during our normal business hours, Monday through Fridays from 9 A.M. until 4:30 P.M. To find out more information regarding these services and applicable fees call the Capitol Heights Police Department at 301-420-2444. In addition, view Live-Scan-Fingerprint-Flyer-2022 (capitolheightsmd.gov) 

View the Live Scan Application Form (PDF) required for fingerprinting services. Applicants are encouraged to complete this form prior to obtaining services to reduce the wait time and ensure the correct completion of required information.

Capitol Heights Police Department Explorer Post #401

The Capitol Heights Police Department Explorer program is open to young men and women between the ages 14 to 21 with an interest in learning more about careers in the field of law enforcement. This program provides educational training for young adults on the purposes, mission, and objectives of law enforcement, both physically and mentally. To learn more contact our office at 301-420-2444. 

If you would like to make a contribution, donation or request more information in reference to our Explorer Post, please Email Officer M. Hayes

Identity Theft Protection

Everyday millions of Americans discover that a criminal had fraudulently used their personal information to obtain sensitive data becoming victims of identity theft. If you or someone you know have been a victim of identity theft and would like information on how to prevent and protect your identity please visit the Consumer Affairs website.

Capitol Heights Police Department General Orders

Citations Issued/Parking Citations (Clarification)