Eastern District

Eastern District

Email: [email protected]

Address: 1620 Edison Highway, Baltimore, MD 21213

Phone: 410.396.2433

Community Relations Council Meeting and Eastern District Monthly Commander's Crime and Community Meeting: 4th Tuesday @ 6:30 p.m. - Eastern District Roll Call Room and Virtual via Zoom.

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District Information

An image from the Eastern District neighborhood

The Eastern District may be the smallest of the City’s nine police districts but it is the home of the world-renowned Johns Hopkins Medical Campus. It is also home to Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School, which is highly regarded for its athletic programs and has been credited with producing seven NBA superstars, including Tyrone Curtis “Muggsy” Bogues, Reggie Williams, and David Wingate.

District Neighborhoods

  • Barclay
  • Berea
  • Biddle Street
  • Broadway East
  • CARE
  • Darley Park
  • Dunbar-Broadway
  • East Baltimore Midway
  • Gay Street
  • Greenmount Cemetery
  • Greenmount West
  • Inner Harbor
  • Johnston Square
  • Madison-Eastend
  • Middle East
  • Milton-Montford
  • Oldtown
  • Oliver
  • Orangeville
  • Orangeville Industrial Areav
  • Penn-Fallsway
  • South Clifton Park

Major Stephanie Lansey

Major Stephanie Lansey

Major Stephanie Lansey has been a member of the Baltimore Police Department for 21 years. She was recently assigned as the commanding officer of the Public Integrity Bureau. Her distinguished career has also included assignments in the Southern District, Criminal Intelligence, Family Crimes, Education & Training, the Office of Administrative Hearings and the Office of the Deputy Commissioner of Operations. She also has an extensive background in hostage negotiation.

A native of Baltimore, she is a graduate of The Park School. She earned her bachelor’s degree in criminology and social deviance from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland. She also earned a master’s degree in criminal justice from the University of Baltimore.

In addition, she has earned two certificates in police leadership from the University of Maryland University College and the Senior Management Institute for Police.

Captain Guy Thacker

Captain Guy Thacker

Captain Guy Thacker has been a member of the Baltimore Police Department since September of 1992 and is currently the Executive Officer in the Eastern District.  He was first assigned to the Eastern District as a Patrol Officer before becoming a member of SWAT.  Upon getting promoted to the rank of Sergeant, he was assigned to Northeast District Patrol, Southern District Operations, and then returned to SWAT.  He then served as a Lieutenant in the Central District.

Captain Thacker earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Towson State University in Political Science and Public Administration.  He earned his Master’s Degree in Management and Police Executive Leadership from Johns Hopkins University and a Public Safety Leadership Certificate from the University of Maryland University College.

Captain Thacker is the recipient of Baltimore Police Department’s Bronze Star, four Police Commissioner Commendations, one Life Saving Commendation, two Unit Citations as a member of SWAT, eighteen Letters of Commendation, a New York City 9/11 Rescue and Recovery Commendation and a Hurricane Katrina Rescue and Recovery Commendation.