P.O. Box 189 (mailing address)
5022 Joyner Road 
Snow Hill, MD 21863 

Phone: (410) 632-1300
Fax: (410) 632-3002

Mission Statement

The Worcester County Jail operates in the interest of public safety to provide a safe, secure, and humane place of confinement for those persons committed by any Judicial System. The jail maintains custody of those persons sentenced by the courts and those in a pre-trial status who are financially unable to post bond or those who by virtue of the court are to be held without bond.

PREA Statement

The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA), a federal law enacted in 2003, was created to eliminate sexual abuse in confinement The National Prison Rape Elimination Commission developed recommended  national standards for reducing prison rape.

The Worcester County Jail has a zero tolerance for the Sexual Assault or Abuse of Inmates/ Detainees. Reports of sexual assault or abuse may be made to correctional staff, medical personnel or volunteers Reports of sexual assault or abuse may be made on behalf of inmates/ detainees by family members and or friends. Allegations of Sexual Assault or Abuse will be investigated by WCBI in conjunction with WCJ PREA investigators in accordance with the PREA standards.

The Worcester County Jail collects aggregated sexual abuse data annually in which the personal identifiers are removed to protect all victims and the accused. The information is available for review by submitting an open records request from the Worcester County Commissioners Office.

Inmate Commissary Account

Inmate Visiting Hours

  • Sunday Morning 8:30-11:30
  • Sunday Afternoon 1:00-3:30
  • Tuesday Morning 8:30-11:30
  • Tuesday Afternoon -1:00-3:30
  • Wednesday Morning 8:30-11:30
  • Wednesday Afternoon 1:00-3:30
  • Thursday Morning 8:30-11:30
  • Thurday Afternoon 1:00-3:30
  • Friday - NO VISITATION
  • Saturday Morning 8:30-11:30
  • Saturday Afternoon 1:00-3:00



From North, I-95 South to Wilmington , DE , US 1 to Rt 13 South to Salisbury , MD. Once in Salisbury locate US Rt. 13 South Norfolk Bypass (right exit) across from Centre at Salisbury/Shopping Mall. Take right exit but stay to left.

From West, Baltimore DC area, US Rt 50 East across Bay Bridge, travel to Salisbury, MD, Just west of Salisbury look for Route 13 Bypass (Norfolk) South.

From South, Rt 13 North to US Rt 113 North, travel approximately nine miles to intersection of US Rt 113 and Bay Street . Turn left onto Bay Street , left on Joyner Road jail at 5022 Joyner Road .

***Travel on US 13 Bypass to Route 12 exit, Snow Hill, (right exit), down the ramp to left, left at stop and travel miles into Snow Hill. Turn left at traffic light, travel two blocks to Bay Street , turn right onto Bay Street travel @ 1 mile to Joyner Road , Turn right onto Joyner Road , Jail at 5022 Joyner Road .


Please leave valuables inside your vehicle, secure your vehicle, and be sure to turn your headlights off!

Department Administration

Gary Mumford


Phone: (410) 632-1300
Fax: (410) 632-3002

Donna Bounds

Assistant Warden, Security and Custody

Phone: (410) 632-1300
Fax: (410) 632-3002

Fulton Holland, Jr.

Assistant Warden, Classification and Services

Phone: (410) 632-1300
Fax: (410) 632-3002