Baltimore County Detention Center - Kenilworth Diagnostic Unit

County Jail

Last Updated: April 08, 2024
404 Kenilworth Dr, Towson, MD 21204

Baltimore Co Kenilworth Diagnostic is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

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When someone you care about gets arrested, it can be overwhelming. This webpage aims to ease your concerns by providing information about Baltimore County Detention Center - Kenilworth Diagnostic Unit. From visitation guidelines to contacting jail staff, we're here to support you as you navigate this challenging time. Take a look around and let us help you understand how to best support your family member or friend in custody.

The Baltimore Co Kenilworth Diagnostic, located at 404 Kenilworth Dr in Towson, MD, is a secure detention center operated by the Baltimore County Sheriff's Office. This facility primarily houses individuals awaiting trial or sentencing, typically for less than two years. It accepts inmates from various jurisdictions, including surrounding towns, municipalities, the US Marshal's Service, and the Towson Police Department.

New detainees are regularly admitted to the jail, with some being released on bail or placed under pretrial services caseloads. Others await their court appearances at the facility, receiving necessary accommodations such as bedding and meals. View all arrest records here.

Inmates serving as trustees within the jail undertake various tasks, including cooking, laundry, and commissary management, often receiving minimal compensation or sentence reduction for their services.

The jail offers a phone program for outbound calls only, with inmates unable to receive incoming calls. Accepting collect calls can be expensive, sometimes exceeding $10 per call. Alternatively, setting up an account through a third-party phone company may entail high fees per minute of usage. Click here for discounts on inmate calls, especially if the communication with your inmate is frequent. It's important to remember that all phone calls are recorded, and discussing sensitive legal matters over these lines is discouraged.

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Visitation Information

Baltimore County Detention Center - Visitation

Kenilworth Housing Visiting Hours

Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • No general visitors on Mondays, and on Wednesday mornings from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and from 9 to 10:30 p.m.
  • On the first and third Saturday of each month, visiting hours begin at 12:30 p.m.

Before you visit an inmate, please be aware of the following rules:

  • Inmates housed in the Kenilworth Diagnostic Unit don't receive visiting privileges until they are transferred to the general population.
  • Inmates are allowed three 30-minute visits per week (Monday through Sunday).
  • You must sign in 15 minutes prior to the scheduled visit.
  • Visits are 30 minutes in length.
  • You must have a valid photo identification issued by a federal, state, or local government agency to visit an inmate. Anyone who cannot be positively identified may not visit.
  • Kenilworth housing units are: 2 G/H, 3 A/B, 3 C/D, 3 G/H, 4 A/B, 4 C/D, 4E/F, and 4 G/H.

Visiting Regulations

  • Personal items are not allowed in the visiting area such as handbags, cell phones, pagers, umbrellas, cameras, cigarettes and lighters. Lockers with keys are provided for storing these items. There is a fee of a quarter to use the locker, and the quarter will be returned when you retrieve your items.
  • Inmate’s parents are counted as one visitor when visiting during the same visiting period.
  • A visitor may not visit the same inmate more than once per day.
  • An adult must accompany visitors under 18 years of age.
  • A maximum of two children and two adults, or three children and one adult are permitted per visit.
  • Loitering, profanity and loud disruptive behavior are not be permitted in the visiting area. Eating or drinking is also prohibited.
  • Smoking is not permitted in the facility’s underground garage, outside the lobby area, inside the lobby, in the restrooms, or anywhere on the grounds of the department.
  • Handbags are not allowed in the visiting area.
  • Visitors who do not comply with the following dress code will be denied admittance:
    • Attire must be appropriate for a professional environment where children may be present.
    • Shorts, skirts, and dresses must reach the knee.
    • Slits in skirts or dresses may be no higher than the knee.
    • No see-through or sheer clothing.
    • No spandex or form-fitting clothing.
    • Shoulders, back, midriff and excessive cleavage and bust must be covered.
    • Footwear and undergarments must be worn.
    • No clothing displaying profanity, obscene images or promoting drugs, alcohol, violence or gangs is permitted.
  • Physical contact between inmates and visitors is prohibited.
  • Visitors who smuggle or attempt to smuggle contraband into the facility will be prosecuted.
  • Visitors are required to park in designated spaces in the parking garage and are not permitted to double-park outside the entrance under the concrete canopy.
  • Visitors with medical conditions may park under the concrete canopy in the designated spaces, provided their vehicles have handicap tags or placards appropriately displayed.
  • Visiting is a privilege and can be suspended or terminated if inmates or visitors violate the rules and regulations. Visitors who violate department rules may be prohibited from future visits.

For additional information please call our security desk at 410-512-3200 and press “0” to speak with the operator.

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