Northeastern District

Northeastern District

Email: [email protected]

Address: 1900 Argonne Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218

Phone: 410.396.2444

Northeast District Commander's Monthly Crime and Community Meeting

4th Thursday @ 7:00 p.m. - Northeast District Roll Call Room and Virtual via Zoom

Zoom Link:

  • Meeting ID: 918 1901 4371 
  • Passcode: BPDNED

Phone Number: 1-301-715-8592 

  • Meeting ID: 918 1901 4371 
  • Passcode: 776432

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District Information


The Northeastern District is geographically the largest police district in Baltimore. It is home to Morgan State University, Good Samaritan Hospital, Clifton Park Public Golf Course, Mt. Pleasant Public Golf Course, Lake Montebello, and Stadium Place which rests on the grounds of the old Memorial Stadium, where the World Champion Baltimore Colts used to play. Some of the district's more well-known neighborhoods include Coldstream-Homestead-Montebello (“The Chum”), Hamilton, Lauraville, and Belair-Edison.

District Neighborhoods

  • Arcadia
  • Armistead Gardens
  • Belair-Edison
  • Belair-Parkside
  • Better Waverly
  • Beverly Hills
  • Cedmont
  • Cedonia
  • Clifton Park
  • Coldstream Homestead Montebello
  • Darley Park
  • Ednor Gardens-Lakeside
  • Four By Four
  • Frankford
  • Glenham-Belhar
  • Hamilton Hills
  • Herring Run Park
  • Hillen
  • Idlewood
  • Lauraville
  • Loch Raven
  • Lower Herring Run Park
  • Mayfield
  • Montebello
  • Moravia-Walther
  • Morgan Park
  • Morgan State University
  • Mt Pleasant Park
  • New Northwood
  • North Harford Road
  • Orchard Ridge
  • Original Northwood
  • Overlea
  • Parkside
  • Perring Loch
  • Pulaski Industrial Area
  • Ramblewood
  • Rosemont East
  • Stonewood-Pentwood-Winston
  • Taylor Heights
  • Waltherson
  • Westfield
  • Woodbourne Heights

Major Steven Hohman

Major Steven Hohman

Major Steven L. Hohman has been selected as the District Commander for the Northeastern District. A native of Baltimore, he has served with the Department for 21 years.

He was most recently assigned as the commander of the Robbery Homicide Section. His previous assignments include the Southern District, Northeastern District, Southwestern District and Organized Crime Division. He is also a previous commander of the Special Investigations Section.

He holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland University College in criminal justice.

Captain Fontaine Smallwood

Captain Fontaine Smallwood

Captain Fontaine Smallwood has been a member of the Baltimore Police Department since 2006 and is currently the executive officer in the Northeast District.  He has previously been assigned to the Western District as a Patrol Officer, the Pennsylvania Avenue Task Force and Monument Street Initiative as a Narcotics Detective.  Upon being promoted to Sergeant, he supervised the Eastern District Operations Unit and the Chief of Patrol’s Inspection Team.

He then became the Special Operations Division Administration Lieutenant before becoming the Eastern District’s Action Team and the Eastern District Detective Unit’s Lieutenant.

Captain Smallwood is a proud graduate of Baltimore City College and earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Public Relations from Morgan State University. He has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Johns Hopkins University and earned his Leadership Certificate from the University of Maryland University College.  He a bronze star recipient and has received multiple unit citations, commendation letters and the Commissioner’s Top Gun Award from the Baltimore Police Department.