About District 1

District 1 is the diverse most northern tip of Prince George’s County, home to unique neighborhoods filled with charm and character.  District 1 is also home to the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC). The mission of the BARC is to provide the American public with an exceptionally talented, highly interdisciplinary scientific community in the USDA’s largest scientific installation, and leverage these resources to envision, create, and improve knowledge and technologies that enhance the capacity of the nation – and the world. District 1 also is home to Fairland Regional Park facilities. Councilmanic District 1 is comprised of North College Park, Beltsville, Vansville, Hillandale, Bucklodge, West Laurel, and City of Laurel.

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Police Districts Located in Council District 1

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency Police Dispatch: 301-352-1200
General Information: 311
Crisis Hotline: 211
Customer Service: 301-772-4420

The Prince George’s County Police Department is the fourth largest law enforcement agency in the State of Maryland. More than 1,500 police officers and 300 civilians provide a full range of law enforcement services to nearly 900,000 residents and business owners. Prince George’s County Police Department is proud to provide service to a diverse demographic and geographic area. The following police districts are designated to serve the residents of Council District 1.

Division 6 Station - Beltsville
4321 Sellman Road

Beltsville, MD 20704

Commander: Major Jason L. Fisher

District 6 is located in the northernmost region of the County and bordered to the west by Montgomery County, to the north by Howard County, and to the east by Anne Arundel County. District 6 communities include: Beltsville, Calverton, Greenbelt, and Unincorporated Laurel

Division 1 Station – Hyattsville  
5000 Rhode Island Avenue

Hyattsville, MD 20781

Commander: Major James S. Keleti

Assistant Commander: Captain Gilbert O. Bowling

District 1 is located in the northwestern region of the County and bordered to the southwest by Washington, DC and to the northwest by Montgomery County.  District 1 communities include: Berwyn Heights, Bladensburg, Brentwood, Cheverly, College Park, Colmar Manor, Cottage City, Edmonston, Greenbelt, Hyattsville, Mount Rainier, New Carrollton, North Brentwood, Riverdale Park, University Park

Schools - District 1

David Murray – Board of Education District 1

PGCPS School District 2

Joshua Thomas – Board of Education District 2

Prince George’s County Memorial Library System

Library Locations located in/close Proximity to Council District 1

The Prince George’s County Memorial Library System helps customers discover and define opportunities that shape their lives. Have a question about library services? Visit this link for frequently asked questions! You can also register for the online library, accessible by your library card which gives you instant access to a collection of research databases, audiobooks, eBooks, videos and music.

  • Beltsville Branch
    4319 Sellman Rd
    Beltsville, MD 20705
    (301) 937-0294 TTY Tel No. (301) 808-2061

  • Laurel Branch
    507 7th Street
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (301) 776-6790 TTY Tel No (301) 808-2061

*Passport Service is available at this branch.

District 1 Neighborhoods 

Applewalk HOA

Andover Heights Condo. Association

Residents for a Better Beltsville

Bedford HOA

Briarcroft HOA

Bentley Park HOA

Briarwood Civic Assoc.

Bond Mill Station HOA

Brickyard HOA

Bridgeport Condominiums at Laurel Lake HOA

Buck Lodge HOA

Cromwell Station Condominiums HOA

Calverton Citizens Association

Cross Creek Club HOA

Calverton Townes HOA

Hamptons HOA

Cherryvale HOA

Hillandale Gardens Civic Assocation

Franklin Farms HOA

Holly Hill Manor Civic Association

High Point Heights HOA

Laurel Cove HOA

Holly Tree Estates HOA

Laurel-Carriage Hill HOA

Indian Creek Village HOA

Laurel Oaks Condo Assoc.

Laurelwoods HOA

Laurel Ridge HOA

Longwood HOA

Maryland Farms Condo HOA

Montpelier Forest HOA

Mayfair HOA

Montpelier Village HOA

Montpelier Civic Assocation

Montpelier Woods HOA

Montpelier Hills HOA

North College Park Civic Association

Oakpointe HOA

New Port Town

Powder Mill Estates HOA

North Creek HOA

The Villages Wellington Community Association

North Creek Farms HOA

Victoria Falls HOA

Oaklands Citizen HOA

West Laurel Civic Association

Pheasant Run HOA

Willow Oaks HOA

Sellman Estates Citizens Assoc.

Woodbridge Crossing HOA

Snow Hill Estates HOA

Wyndham Woods HOA

Snowden Pond HOA

Snowden Woods Preserve HOA

Vansville Heights Citizens Assn.

White Oak Manor HOA


City of Laurel 

City of College Park