Records Division

The Records Section is staffed personnel who process and maintain over 20,000 criminal and non-criminal reports yearly. All reports are computerized to form a database and for later retrieval as necessary. The Records Section also issues purchase permits, provides documents and reports to citizens and answers general questions. The Records Section may be reached at 517-543-5247 during normal business hours, and their fax number is 517-543-2922.


Accident/Crime Reports$7
Conceal Pistol License (CPL) Fingerprinting$15
F.O.I.A. RequestsRate varies depending on FOIA request.
General Fingerprinting

$15 (additional state and federal fees may apply in some cases such as school employees or volunteers which is an additional $43.25)

Additional $25 charged for Out-County residents.

Purchase Permits$2.50 Notary Fee (those who currently hold a CPL permit are exempt from this fee)


Effective Monday, February 7TH - 

It will no longer be necessary to schedule an appointment in order to have livescan, CPL, employment, or court ordered fingerprints done. 

After Hours Drop BoxAfter Hours Drop Box

Our new after hours drop box located in the front lobby of the Charlotte Sheriff’s Office