The City of Mercer Island Records Department staff may be reached by dialing 206-275-7610 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Records Department maintains the following business hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: Closed
Hours for fingerprinting are listed below
Public Records Requests
If you would like to request a copy of a police report, or any other specific identifiable document, you must fill out a Public Records Request form. The form is available online by clicking here, at the Mercer Island Police Records Department, or a form can be mailed to you by calling 206-275-7610.
Traffic Accident Reports Available On-Line:
Traffic Accident reports are available through an on-line service, called Doc View, as well as directly from the Police Department as noted above. If you are interested in obtaining your traffic accident report through Doc View, please have your case report number and the incident date available and log onto www.docview.us.com, then follow the prompts.
Police/Fire Reports: $.15 per page (no charge for first 30 pages per requestor)
Accident Reports Obtained from Police Department: No charge to involved parties,
$5.00 charge to non-involved parties
Accident Reports Using On-Line Service: $11.00
Local Criminal History Clearance Letter: $10.00
Videotapes/DVD's: $2.00 each
Postage: Actual cost of postage
All fees are pursuant to RCW 10.97.100, 42.56.070(7-8) & 42.56.120. Depending on the volume of information requested, a deposit of up to 50% of the projected costs may be required.
Methods of payment accepted: Cash, check or credit/debit card
Concealed License Permits (CPL)
The City of Mercer Island Records Department issues CPL’s to Mercer Island residents only.
To apply for an original CPL, or to renew an existing CPL, you must go to the Records Department and apply in person. CPL processing hours are Tuesday-Thursday, from 9:00am-1:00pm.
If you are renewing your CPL, please bring your current CPL when applying for your renewal.
Original CPL fee: $52.50
Renewal fee: $32.00
Late Renewal fee: $42.00
Replacement License: $10.00
Firearms Dealer License:$125.00
Fees for CPL's are defined and set by Washington State RCW 9.41.070. Methods of payment accepted: Cash, check or credit/debit card.
The Mercer Island Records Department provides fingerprinting services to Mercer Island residents and citizens who are employed on Mercer Island only.
Mercer Island residents: $5.00 per card
Non-residents (employees on MI only): $15.00 per card
Customers must supply their own fingerprint card(s). Cards are generally supplied by the agency requesting the fingerprints, such as an employer.
Fingerprinting services are available on a walk-in basis, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9:00am - 1:00pm.
Additional Private Fingerprinting Services:
Bellevue Fingerprinting Service
12360 NE 8th St, Suite 100-A
Bellevue, WA 98005
304 Main Avenue S
Renton, WA 98057
Puget Sound Educational Service District Office (Educators only)
800 Oakesdale Ave SW
Renton, WA 98055
By appointment only
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