The Police Records Division is located at Police Headquarters, 828 Martin Luther King Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. The Records Division is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM until 5:00 PM.
Available to the Public
|Police Incident Reports**||$.10 cents per page|
|Limited Fingerprinting (See Below)||$15.00 for 3 cards, $10 each additional card|
|Local Criminal History Check
(Chapel Hill Jurisdiction only)†
|$15.00 per person|
|Mailing/Fax Fees||$1.00 per document|
|Noise Permits (7 days in advance)||$50.00 each|
|Solicitation Permit Application fee||$10.00 per person|
|Solicitation Permits (60 days)||$10.00 each|
|Solicitation Permit Renewals (60 days)||$5.00 each|
|Precious Metal Business Permit||$180.00 each|
|Precious Metal/Taxi Fingerprints||$38.00 each|
|Taxi Franchise Application Fee||$10.00 each|
|Taxi Franchise Renewal Fee||$5.00 each|
|Taxi Driver's Permit Application Fee||$10.00 each|
|Taxi Driver Permits||$10.00 each for 2 year renewal|
|Taxi Inspection Fees||$10.00 per vehicle|
|Towed Vehicle Storage||$5.00 for first 24 hours, $10.00 for each additional 24 hours|
|Return Check Charge||$25.00 per check|
|Vehicle Request for Secondary Employment||$25.00 per hour (not to exceed $125/day)|
|Video Requests||$20.00 per disc|
**Accident, Incident and Arrest Records may be requested by mail and can be faxed upon request. There is an additional mailing / faxing fee of $1.00. Note: front and back copies reflect a fee of 2 copies.
†A local criminal history obtained from the Chapel Hill Police Department will contain only arrests by the Chapel Hill Police Department. For a record that covers Orange County including Chapel Hill, contact the Orange County Clerk of Court at (919) 732-8181.
Fingerprinting will be done by appointment only. The Chapel Hill Police Department only provides fingerprinting services for the following:
- ABC Permit Applicants
- Public Housing Applicants
- Town of Chapel Hill Employment Applicants
- Taxi Franchise/Driver Applicants
- Precious Metal Business Applicants
Fingerprinting will be on Monday and Wednesday between the hours of 2:00pm and 4:00pm.
Appointments can be scheduled in advance by calling 919-968-2760.
The Chapel Hill Police Department is not a designated fingerprinting agency for the Immigration and Naturalization service, (INS). For further information please call 1-800-375-5283.
Available only to Attorneys with active cases:
|NC Driving History Checks||$5.00 each|
|NC Criminal History Checks||$15.00 each|
Forms must be completed and notarized as required. Forms can be picked up at the Records Office during regular business hours. If additional assistance is needed please call 919-968-2760 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.