Fingerprinting Services

The department operates a LiveScan fingerprinting system and transmits fingerprints digitally to Washington State Patrol.  If you need a hard card, we can also do that for you. Getting fingerprints generally takes just a few minutes. See below for information and fees.

NEW Concealed Pistol Licenses

  • If you are applying for a NEW concealed pistol license (CPL) you must do so in person, by appointment
  • You must be a resident of Bainbridge Island
  • The CPL application is available HERE
  • Fingerprinting fee is $49.25 (we accept credit cards, check, or cash)
  • Call 206-842-5211 to schedule an appointment
  • Please bring photo ID with you

 Renewing Concealed Pistol Licenses

  • Renewals can be done by mail
  • You must be a resident of Bainbridge Island
  • The CPL application is available HERE
  • The fee is $32.00 when received up to 90 days prior to expiration date
  • Per RCW 9.41.070, late renewals (received up to 90 days after expiration) is an additional $10
  • When you send in your renewal application, please include a copy of your current driver’s license, a copy of your current CPL if you have it, and a check or money order payable to COBI for the amount due.  You may also phone the department at (206) 842-5211 to pay by credit card over the phone (Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM).
  • Don’t forget to indicate your return address so we can mail your CPL renewal back to you!

If you are not a Bainbridge Island resident, please apply for your concealed weapon permit through the law enforcement agency in your city of residence.  Those residing in unincorporated Kitsap County should go through the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office.


Fingerprinting for Bainbridge Island School District Employees and Volunteers

  • You must make an appointment
  • The form you need will be provided to you at the station
  • Fingerprinting fee is $55.25
  • Please bring photo ID with you
  • Call 206-842-5211 or email police@bainbridgewa.gov to schedule an appointment

Fingerprint cards for Other Purposes

  • Hard card fee is $10
  • Bring photo ID
  • If you have been provided with a fingerprint card, please bring it with you
  • Call 206-842-5211 or email police@bainbridgewa.gov to schedule an appointment
  1. Police Department


    Physical Address
    625 Winslow Way East
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

    Phone: 206-842-5211 (Main line and general questions)
    Emergency: 911