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Maryland Transportation Authority Police

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MDTA Police PatchThe Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police is nationally accredited and is the eighth largest law enforcement agency in the State of Maryland with more than 500 sworn and civilian professionals. The MDTA Police are responsible for law enforcement at the MDTA's bridge and tunnel thruways, highways, the Baltimore Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport and the Port of Baltimore.

The first step in joining the MDTA Police is to submit an online application. Applicants will select their own processing event date from the application. Processing events are conducted by the Recruitment and Selection Unit and will last approximately four hours.

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The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police provides Safety, Security and Service in partnership with the community to all who use and work on MDTA facilities​ and other vital transportation assets located throughout Maryland. 

MDTA POLICE CORE VALUES: Dedication • Integrity • Mindfulness • Pride • Service

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In Maryland, to report suspicious or potential terrorist activity toll free, 24 hours a day, please call 1-800-492-TIPS.

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MDTA Police Graduation - April 28, 2022

MDTA Police Graduation


Public Calendar

Dec 08

Finance Committee Meeting - Dec. 8, 2022

9 AM

Virtual Teams Meeting

This public meeting is livestreamed and archived on the Finance Committee Meeting Homepage. The Finance Committee Meeting homepage also provides access to the virtual meeting, schedule, agenda and minutes.

Dec 15

MDTA Board Meeting Dec. 15, 2022

9 AM


This public meeting is livestreamed and archived on the MDTA Board Meeting Homepage. The MDTA Board Meeting homepage also provides access to the meeting schedule, materials, agenda and minutes.