Records Division

The Records Division of the Barnstable Police Department maintains all police records and reports. The Records Department also assists members of the public with requests for obtaining public records; such records include police reports, accidents reports, and incident reports.  Please note that not all records maintained by Barnstable Police Department are public records. The Records Division follows in accordance with guidelines set forth by the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. For further information on Massachusetts Public Records Law please visit:
https://www.mass.gov/how-to/request-a-public-record

The Barnstable Police Department Records Department is located on the second floor of our facility located at:
1200 Phinney’s  Lane 
Hyannis, MA.

The hours of operation for the Records Department are:  Monday through Friday – 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Please note that the hours to apply for a firearms license, taxi license or fingerprint request are restricted.  Please view firearms and FAQ’s (taxi and fingerprint) for hours of operation.

Fees for Reports:

Accident reports:      $0.05 per page

Incident reports:       $0.05 per page

 

We only accept cash or checks payable to the Town of Barnstable.

Records Staff Members are:

Carolyn Ahern                                 

Courtney Harney                            

Kathleen Hinckley

Michelle Selens      

Danielle Paradis                 

LOST AND FOUND

Lost items can be reported by phone 508.775.5466, or in person at the main desk at the Barnstable Police Department. Found items need to be brought to the Police Department for processing as soon as possible. Our policy states that items not recovered within one (1) year and one (1) day will be sent to auction.

Please note we do not accept credit or debit cards

Hours

Monday – Friday
8am – 4pm

Phone: 508.775.5466
Fax: 508.790.0062

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