Metropolitan Transition Center Information

954 Forrest Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Metropolitan Transition Center is a medium security state prison located in city of Baltimore, Baltimore County, MD. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Maryland state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Maryland Department of Corrections (DPSCS)

Below we have given information about the Metropolitan Transition Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Metropolitan Transition Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Metropolitan Transition Center
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:954 Forrest Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
Contact Numbers:410-837-2135
Postal Code:21202
State :Maryland
County:Baltimore County
Jail Webpage://

Metropolitan Transition Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Metropolitan Transition Center, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Maryland statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
954 Forrest Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 410-837-2135.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Metropolitan Transition Center make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 17 nearby jails/prisons

Baltimore County Department of Corrections

720 Bosley Avenue, Towson, MD, 21204 410-512-3200

Baltimore Metro Transition Center

954 Forrest Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-837-2135

Baltimore Central Booking and Intake Center (BCBIC)

300 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-545-8102

Baltimore City Correctional Center (BCCC)

901 Greenmount Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-332-4340

Baltimore City Detention Center (BCDC)

401 East Eager Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-209-4001

Baltimore Pre-Release Unit (BPRU)

926 Greenmount Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-234-1878

Chesapeake Detention Facility (CDF)

401 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-539-5445

Division of Pretrial Detention and Services

400 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-209-4290

Baltimore Juvenile Justice Center

300 North Gay Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 443-576-6968

Maryland Reception, Diagnostics & Classification Center (MRDCC)

550 East Madison Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-878-3500

Metropolitan Transition Center

954 Forrest Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-837-2135

Threshold (THRESH)

1702 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-727-0100

Baltimore City Public Schools Police Jail

200 East North Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21202 443-984-4001

Baltimore Jail

601 East Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202 443-263-2220

Baltimore Sheriff's Jail

100 North Calvert Street Room 104, Baltimore, MD, 21202 410-396-1155

University of Maryland Police Jail - Baltimore

214 North Pine Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201 410-706-6882

Baltimore County Detention Center - Kenilworth Diagnostic Unit

404 Kenilworth Drive, Towson, MD, 21204 410-512-3200

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