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Warrant/Fugitive Unit

Sgt. Jim Fisher - 410-386-2255

Master Deputy Conrad Dill- 410-386-2597

Master Deputy Kent Martin (Child Support) - 410-386-2391

Ms. Debbie Reda, Administrative Assistant - 410-386-2224

Ms. Carol Amoss, Administrative Assistant - 410-386-2611

The Warrant Unit locates and arrests individuals in Carroll County wanted on arrest warrants. Responsibilities include maintaining criminal histories, conducting fugitive investigations, entry and removal of warrants in various databases as well as the storage and maintenance of criminal files. Members of the Warrant Section maintain liaison and working relationships with federal, state, and local authorities, and investigate the whereabouts, and locate wanted persons in other states and returns them pursuant to extradition procedures to stand trial for their crimes. Members also search for fugitives locally who are wanted in other jurisdictions throughout the country.

The Warrant Unit receives an average of 100 new arrest warrants from the Circuit and District Courts each month. In addition, the Warrant Unit is responsible for administering the Carroll's Most Wanted Program in cooperation with the Carroll County Times, and Mount Airy Gazette.


Child Support Unit

The Child Support Unit works in cooperation with the State of Maryland, the Maryland State Bureau of Support Enforcement for the Department of Social Services, the Child Support Division of the States Attorney’s Office, and the Master of the Carroll County Circuit Court. This unit is responsible for the execution of all child support arrest warrants and body attachments, serving child support summonses, subpoenas, and administrative actions issued by the Bureau of Support Enforcement. Weekly, the Child Support Unit submits suspect information for Carroll’s Most Wanted, which is published in the Carroll County Times and the Mt. Airy Gazette. The unit maintains the Carroll County Child Support Budget and compiles the Annual State of Maryland Cooperative Reimbursement Agreement Grant, as well as detailed monthly and quarterly reports required by the State. The unit is responsible for Circuit Court back payment issues and exchange of monies to the fiscal unit of the Bureau of Support Enforcement. Through ongoing investigative procedures, this unit brings closure to issues involving the innocent children supported in these cases.



Carroll County Sheriff's Office • 100 North Court Street • Westminster, Maryland 21157
410.386.2900 or 1.888.302.8924

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is committed to recruiting initiatives that reflect a fair and impartial representation of minority groups and females among its employees and applicants in approximate proportion to the minority composition of the Carroll County community.