Howard County Police Museum

The Howard County Police Museum, located at 8267 Main St., Hamilton St. entrance, in Ellicott City, features exhibits detailing the bravery, dedication and sacrifices displayed by the men and women of HCPD while keeping this community safe since the department's founding in 1952. The museum tells the stories of officers who have given their lives in service to their fellow citizens as well as major cases the department has investigated. Visitors will also discover how the department has evolved and changed over the years to keep pace with society.

Exhibits include:

  • Chiefs of Police
  • Fallen Heroes
  • Vintage uniforms
  • Historical badges
  • Antique weapons and more!

More information on museum exhibits and hours is available on their website,