Support Services Bureau

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Lieutenant Steve Bird

Contact Information

Phone: 734-721-5350

Fax: 734-722-3220


Hours of Operation
The Support Services/Records Bureau is open to the public Monday thru Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm and will be closed on all public holidays.
Record checks, fingerprinting and gun purchase permit services are available from 9:00am to 4:00pm.  Please see list of services and fees below.

Services and Fees

Report Copies - Resident $15.00, Non-Resident $20.00 (requestor must be listed in the report)

Local Record/Background Checks - $10.00 - Please be aware that this is a local City of Westland check ONLY. If you require a full background check you will need to follow the link below for the MSP ICHAT application.

State of Michigan Criminal History Checks (will redirect to another website):

Traffic Accident Reports - (will redirect to another website) :

Notary Fee for Gun Permits - $10.00

Freedom of Information Act/Discovery Requests:
Documents $0.10 per page
Audio/Video: $1.00 per CD or DVD + labor
Photographs on CD: $35.00
Labor for locating, reproducing, redacting and reviewing above items: $0.56/minute charged in 15-minute increments.

Gun Registrations/Applications - No Charge

CPL (Concealed Weapons License) Application Packets - Available at No Charge.
For completed applications or questions regarding processing: Contact Wayne County Clerk's Office at (313) 224-6262 or visit

CPL Fingerprinting is available for WESTLAND RESIDENTS ONLY at a cost of $15.00                          For more information on our CPL Fingerprinting policy please click here.

Applicant/Personal Fingerprinting - By APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please contact Ofc. Kropodra at 734-713-3698. Resident $50.00 per 2 cards, Non-Resident $75.00 per 2 cards. (We do NOT have electronic/Live Scan fingerprinting available).


Animal Trap (With DNR Permit) - Refundable Deposit (for 1 week) - $55.00


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