Staff Services

Contact Information
S. Cour, Manager
Staff Services Division
Renton, WA 98057

The Staff Services Division is the police department's information gateway.

The Police Service Specialists provide officers and the public with information, process all reports, and manage and release records to the public.

Officers are supported by running records checks, updating data, and preparing cases for the court docket.

Concealed pistol licenses, court orders needing service or entry, and call outs for after-hours service all come through the Staff Services Division.

The division is available 24 hours a day to answer questions and serve the citizens of Renton in person and by telephone.

Fingerprint Services

Due to COVID-19 health concerns and in effort to slow the spread of the virus, fingerprinting services, including original Concealed Pistol Licenses (CPLS), are temporarily suspended until further notice.

We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Concealed Pistol License

During the current closure of Renton City Hall due to COVID-19, the Renton Police Department is accepting applications for Concealed Pistol Licenses (CPL) by mail only. 

This service is available to Renton residents only.

Do you live within the Renton City limits?

Not all locations with "Renton" in the mailing address are within Renton's jurisdiction.

Use our map to determine your eligibility

  • "Accept" the disclaimer
  • Click the "Search" button (upper left)
  • Click "Parcel Address
  • Enter Your Address

If in the Renton city limits, results will display.

New Concealed Pistol License by Mail

For an Original CPL: You will be required to obtain a fingerprint card from a 3rd party vendor of your choice. Although you are not required to use them, the Renton Police Department has coordinated with Alliance 2020 to provide fingerprinting services.

Alliance 2020 will submit your fingerprint card on your behalf. Additional fees are applicable for Alliance 2020 and other third party fingerprinting vendors. Should you find a different vendor to take your fingerprints, you will need to submit your fingerprint card sealed by the selected fingerprinting service to the Renton Police Department Firearms Desk by mail together with your completed application and fee.

Mail the following to the Renton Police Department:

  1. Fingerprints taken by third party vendor on behalf of the Renton Police Department (Except Alliance 2020, who will mail for you.)

  2. A completed application (PDF or Word).

  3. Photocopy of your valid I.D.

  4. Payment - check or money order only. Made payable to City of Renton.


  • $49.25. for original CPLs

Renewing Concealed Pistol Licenses by Mail

You may now renew a Concealed Pistol License — or apply for a replacement CPL — by mail (USPS only). Applicants must send all required documentation, including payment:

  1. A completed application (PDF or Word).

  2. Photocopy of your valid I.D.

  3. Payment - check or money order only. Made payable to City of Renton.

  4. Optional: photocopy of current CPL if available. 


  • Renewal: $32.00 (within 90 days before expiration)

  • Late renewal: $42.00 (within 90 days after expiration)

  • Replacement: $10.00

Please send all documentation to:

City of Renton
Police Firearms Desk
1055 S. Grady Way
Renton, WA 98057

Public Records Requests

Requests for police records may be made via:

  • Telephone: 425-430-7629

Med-Project Kiosk

Safely dispose of unwanted and expired medicines including medications in pill, capsule, or liquid form in their original container or in a sealed, ziploc plastic bag.

To dispose of medications:

  1. Cross out or remove personal information from the medicine bottle or container.
  2. Leave product in original container or place it in a sealed, Ziploc plastic bag.
  3. Put medicine in the kiosk .

Not Accepted

  • Herbal remedies
  • Cosmetics or other personal care products
  • Medical devices including inhalers
  • Pet pesticide products
  • Sharps
  • Illicit drugs

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