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The following administrative services are offered by the Black Diamond Police Department:



The Black Diamond Police Department’s Records Section issues CPL’s to Black Diamond residents only.

To apply for an original CPL you must go to the Police Department and apply in person. New CPL processing is by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 1:00pm-4:00pm. Please call (253) 631-1012 to schedule an appointment. Methods of accepted payment: Cash, check or credit/debit card
If you are renewing your CPL, you must go to the Police Department and apply in person. Please bring your current CPL when applying for your renewal. Processing hours for renewals are Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Methods of accepted payment: Cash, check or credit/debit card
Fee schedule:
Original CPL fee: $49.25 (New fee)
Renewal fee: $32.00
Late Renewal fee: $42.00
Replacement License: $10.00
Firearms Dealer License:$125.00
Alien Firearms License:  $74.25
Below are info sheets which contain answers to frequently asked questions and applications.
CPL Info Sheet / CPL Application
Firearm Dealer Info Sheet / Firearm Dealer App
Alien Firearm License Sheet / Alien Firearm App

Firearm storage discounts are available through


The Black Diamond Police Department’s Records Section provides fingerprinting services.  In order to comply with FBI regulations, all fingerprint cards will be mailed from the Black Diamond Police Department.  Citizens must provide the fingerprint card(s), which include a pre-printed ORI number, along with any other documents required to process their fingerprint submissions.  Citizens are also required to provide an addressed and postage paid envelope at the time the fingerprints are taken.

Fingerprinting fees are as follows:

  • Black Diamond residents: $10.00
  • Non-residents (employees): $15.00
  Fingerprinting services are available Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. by appointment only.

Current Crime Statistic (updated monthly) 2020

2019, 2018, 2017, 2016,2015,2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010


12/22/18 - Found bike at Lake Sawyer Regional Park. Please call to identify - 180001298 (NEW)

12/12/18 - Found Jump starter/compressor in November, 2018 on Abrams Ave. Call to identify - Case 18-1224 (NEW)

6/24/2018-Specialized Hot Rock bike was found in the vicinity of 25600 Lawson St.

4/13/2018-Apple Ipad found on 3rd Ave. (18-421). Posted 5/14/18

3/23/2018 - Canoe found on Lake Sawyer. Please call to identify. (18-325)   Posted 4/4/2018

1/28/2018-Found bicycle in the vicinity of 236th and Roberts Drive (18-92). Please call to identifiy. Posted 2/1/2018

12/05/17-Found Childrens bike in the vicinity of 23000 SE 290th St. Please call to identify.  17-1014 Posted 12/15/17

11/14/17-Found Cell phone in the 28800 block of Black Diamond-Enumclaw Hwy on 10/24/17.

09/07/17-Found necklace in the vicinity of the Masonic Lodge (170000737). Call the Black Diamond Police Department to identify.

3/15/17 - Found cell phone in the area of 29800 218th Ave SE  (17-174) . Posted 03/23/17

On 7/25/16 - Found bicycle in the vicintiy of 224th Ave SE (16-646). Please call to identify. Posted 08/04/16


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, or at the Black Diamond Police Department,

Fee Schedule:

  • Police Reports:  $.15 per page
  • Local Record Clearance Letter:  $15.00

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


The Black Diamond Police Department exists to ensure professional and accountable law enforcement for our citizens. Honest feedback is essential to maintaining a police department that is both trustworthy and responsive to the community. Therefore, it is critical that truthfulness be maintained in the filing and investigation of complaints against the police.

Citizens who wish to file a commendation or complaint are not required to provide their name or contact information. However, follow up communication by the Police Department may not be possible if this information is not provided. To register a complaint or make an inquiry regarding 911 please click here for information.

The form is available online by clicking here, or at the Black Diamond Police Department.  The form can be mailed back to the Police Department, dropped off at the lobby, or emailed back as an attachment to

A civilian rider is any person not commissioned as a police officer who rides in a police vehicle for the purpose of observing patrol activities. It is the policy of the Department to allow civilian riders so that interested persons may better understand the police and their function. By applying for a civilian ride, you agree to allow the BDPD to run a personal Records and Wants Check, and a Criminal History Check. All applications must be approved by the Police Commander. Civilian riders must sign a Rider Waiver on the date of the ride, prior to riding in the patrol vehicle. Persons interested in participating as civilian riders must apply to the Department at least 72 hours prior to the time they desire to ride. The form is available online by clicking here.


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