VINE is a free, fully automated information and notification telephone service. VINE provides victims of crime with the most vital and recent court hearing dates in addition to local jail and state prison status information for an offender currently involved in the criminal justice system in Maryland. VINE also offers automated telephone notification of certain court hearings and changes in local jail or state prison offender status, such as release, transfer and escape.

VINE is available in English and Spanish, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

To register with VINE, call the Maryland VINE line toll-free at 1-866-MD4VINE (1-866-634-8463) from a touch-tone phone and choose the appropriate options or press 0 for operator assistance. You may also obtain information about VINE at