The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety Records Division will be closed to the public, effective today through January 2017. We are in the process of hiring new Records Division employees.
The following alternatives will be available to assist with the requests we routinely handle:
To pay a parking ticket issued by the City of Kalamazoo/Public Safety, do so by phone at 1-888-995-5110, online at www.parkingticketpayment.com/kalamazoo, or in person at 241 W. South St (Kalamazoo City Hall).
Copies of accident reports are available for purchase online at https://policereports.lexisnexis.com/
Gun registrations, including Licenses to Purchase (LTP) and Concealed Pistol Licenses (CPL) will be handled at the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office. Info can be found at http://www.kalcounty.com/sheriff/gunregistration.htm (Note: The Kalamazoo Public Safety contact info will not be in effect during this closed period)
Fingerprinting for employment and expunction processes – The $12 payment must be made at 241 W. South St (Kalamazoo City Hall). Receipt showing proof of payment will need to be shown to a Public Safety Officer at 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy to get fingerprinting done.
Criminal History Checks - the Internet Criminal History Access Tool (ICHAT) allows the search of public criminal history record information maintained by the Michigan State Police, Criminal Justice Information Center. All felonies and serious misdemeanors that are punishable by over 93 days are required to be reported to the state repository by law enforcement agencies, prosecutors, and courts in all 83 Michigan counties. Information on obtaining these background checks is available at http://apps.michigan.gov/ichat/home.aspx
Sex Offender Registration payments must be made at 241 W. South (Kalamazoo City Hall). Receipt showing proof of payment will need to be shown to a Public Safety Officer when registering at 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy.
We apologize for any inconvenience this will cause. Thank you in advance for your understanding.