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COVID-19 UPDATE:STAY SAFE; STAY HOME

Governor Whitmer signs executive order "Stay Safe; Stay Home" directing all Michiganders to stay home unless they are part of essential infrastructure and for all businesses to suspend in person services unless necessary to sustain or preserve life.  Click here for the Executive Order.

Beaumont Hospital - Wayne, located at 33155 Annapolis, Wayne is temporarily closed to all patients except coronavirus victims.  This includes the emergency room.

In order to help decrease the spread of COVID-19, City of Westland Administrative Offices are closed to the public through April 13, 2020. Please review our online services and department contact emails and phone numbers located on our website.  City staff will still be responding to emails and voicemails as quickly as possible.  There are also two drop boxes located at City Hall for bill payments (no cash please) and document drop offs that will be checked daily.  Thank you for your patience in this unprecedented challenging time and please stay healthy. 

 

Support Services/Records Bureau

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Lieutenant Steve Bird

Contact Information

 Phone: 734-721-5350

Fax: 734-722-3220

Email: Records@wlpd.net

Hours of Operation
The Support Services/Records Bureau is CLOSED 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.

***EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY THE WESTLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT RECORDS BUREAU IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS IN AN EFFORT TO LIMIT THE EXPOSURE TO OUR STAFF AND THE PUBLIC. ADDITIONALLY STAFF MEMBERS HAVE BEEN ADVISED TO STAY HOME TO STOP THE SPREAD OF COVID-19. AS SUCH THE PHONES IN THE RECORDS BUREAU ARE NOT BEING ANSWERED AT THIS TIME. IF YOU LEAVE A MESSAGE YOUR CALL WILL BE RETURNED UPON THE RESUMPTION OF NORMAL OPERATIONS. WITH REGARDS TO FOIA REQUESTS PLEASE SEE OUR OFFICIAL RESPONSE BELOW:

As a result of the Governor’s Executive Order (EO) No. 2020-21, and in compliance with § 6 of EO 2020-21, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) processing and responses are suspended beginning at 12:01 am March 24, 2020 continuing until April 13, 2020 at 11:59 pm since they are not necessary to sustain or protect life, or to supporting those businesses and operations that are necessary to sustain or protect life.

 For purposes of counting response times for any FOIA requests received during this time, or FOIA requests for which a response is due beginning at 12:01 am on or after March 24, 2020, through April 14, 2020 at 12:01 am, time is suspended during the effective dates of EO 2020-21.  The “business day’ time period in which to respond to FOIA requests as referenced in section 5 of Michigan FOIA, MCL 15.235, shall resume as of April 14, 2020.

Services and Fees

Report Copies - $10.00 (requestor must be listed in the report). These requests must be done in person at the Records Counter M-F 9am to 5pm.

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): https://apps.michigan.gov/

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

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.

You may submit a FOIA request for copies of reports, etc. online by clicking here

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 www.waynecounty.com/clerk

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 - For WESTLAND RESIDENTS ONLY and by APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please contact Sgt. Liess at tliess@wlpd.net  or (734) 713-3698 to schedule. Cost is $15.00 per two cards. (We do NOT have electronic/Live Scan fingerprinting available).

The Westland Police Department only has the RI-008 (Michigan State Police Applicant and Personal Identification) cards on hand. Any other fingerprint cards MUST be supplied by the requestor

 

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