Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Complaint Referral Form - Maryland Licensing of Secondhand Precious Metal Objects Dealers & Pawnbrokers


The Complaint Referral Form is available for download (Word document, 7.1MB, download Word viewer for free)

How to use this form

The Complaint Referral Form should be used by local law enforcement agencies when forwarding complaints to the Department regarding alleged violations of the Secondhand Precious Metal Object Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act.

This form is a Microsoft Word 2003 Document. Please save the file, "DLLR SPMG COMPLAINT REFERRAL FORM TEMPLATE". Leave it blank for future use. Use the "Tab" key to navigate through each data field. Each time you complete the form you can save it as unique MS Word document. Law enforcement officers can then organize the form, supporting investigation reports, scanned documents, and photographs according in any way desired.

The Department will accept complaint referrals through regular mail or through e-mail. When filing by e-mail, please attach the complaint referral form, the formal investigative report, scanned documents of daily transaction reports or other evidence, and, when relevant, photographs. Please use the following e-mail address when referring complaints: dllrpmcomplaints@dllr.state.md.us. Law enforcement agencies preferring to file a complaint by regular mail should send it to the following address:

Secondhand Precious Metal Object Dealers and Pawnbrokers Program

Compliance Office
500 N. Calvert Street, Third Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202

By using this form, you will be assisting the Department in efficiently managing the number of complaints filed by local law enforcement agencies.

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