Brockbridge Correctional Facility

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Brockbridge Correctional Facility
Location7930 Brock Bridge Road
Jessup, Maryland
Security classMinimum Security
Managed byMaryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
WardenMichele Jones

Brockbridge Correctional Facility was a minimum security prison operated by the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services in Jessup, Maryland. The facility closed in 2019.


Prisoners at Brockbridge have done beach cleanup after storms hit Maryland.[1] In 2011, Brockbridge had a comedy night for the facility's talent night.[2] Ministers from St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Fulton, Maryland visit Brockbridge.[3][4]


In 2009, Brockbridge began using the BOSS, or Body Orifice Security Scanner, chair to find contraband.[5]

Notable incidents[edit]

In 2010, a fight broke out that injured several inmates.[6] In 2012, a Brockbridge Officer was accused of living a double life.[7] In 2007, an inmate was assaulted by a officer at Brockbridge.[8]

Notable inmates[edit]


  1. ^ Handel, Sarah. "Prison Work, Way Beyond License Plates And Rocks". NPR. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  2. ^ Appleton, Andrea. "A comedy workshop prepares inmates for standup at the Brockbridge Correctional Facility's "talent night"". City Paper. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  3. ^ "Prison Ministry". Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Volunteers Live Gospel Message" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 July 2010. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  5. ^ Morse, Dan. "Maryland using body scanner to find contraband in prisons". Washington Post. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  6. ^ Capps, Kriston. "Prison Fight Breaks Out in Jessup". NBC Washington. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  7. ^ McCabe, Scott. "Maryland corrections officer accused of leading double life". Washington Examiner. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  8. ^ "Board Approves $40K Settlement For Beaten Inmate". CBS Baltimore. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  9. ^ Schlabach, Mark. "Todd Gurley: UGA's reluctant star". ESPN. Retrieved 4 August 2015.

Coordinates: 39°8′5″N 76°46′28″W / 39.13472°N 76.77444°W / 39.13472; -76.77444