Records, Permits & Parking Tickets

The Clinton Police Records section handles public requests for accident and incidents reports as well as applications for various permits.  You can obtain copies of reports through mail, email, or in person.

Obtaining Accident, Arrest, and Incident Reports
Accident and incident reports may be obtained by contacting the records section of the Clinton Police Department either in person, by mail, or over the phone.  Reports requested through the mail must have a self-addressed stamped envelope. There is a $ 2 fee for each report and we do not except debit/credit cards. The records section is available from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday thru Friday, but closed on recognized City holidays.
 
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Parking Tickets
Payments for parking tickets may be made at City Hall, 221 Lisbon Street, or at the Clinton Police Department.  Questions concerning parking tickets may be answered by contacting the Clinton Police Department at (910) 592-3105.

Taxi Permit
Taxi permits are issued by the records section.  These permits require a criminal history, fingerprint check, and proof of vehicle insurance and registration for each vehicle.  Applicants must sign a background authorization form before starting the permit process.  Additional information may be found in the Clinton City Ordinances.

 Fees   
 Initial Fee  $60.00
 Fingerprint Fee  $14.00
 Vehicle Fee per Vehicle  $15.00
 Renewal Fee  $20.00


Itinerant Merchant/Peddler's Permit
Any citizen wishing to engage as an itinerant merchant or peddler must obtain a permit from the Chief of Police obtained through the Records Section.  The permit requires proof of NC Tax ID, $1,000 surety bond, signed zoning compliance form, written permission from property owner, government issued ID, fingerprint check, and criminal history check.  Applicants must sign a background authorization form before starting the permit process.  Additional information may be found in the Clinton City Ordinances.

 Fees   
 Application Fee  $25.00 
 Fingerprint Fee  $14.00


Precious Metals
A person who purchases precious metals from the public in the city limits of Clinton must have a permit issued by the Chief of Police obtained through the Records Section.  In order to obtain a permit you must have a valid picture ID, $10,000 surety bond, and have a background check done consisting of a fingerprint submission.  Applicants must sign a background authorization form before starting the permit process.  Additional information on precious metals may be found at NC Department of Public Safety.

 Fees   
 Application Fee  $180.00
 Fingerprint Fee per employee  $38.00
 Fee for each employee involved in buying process  $10.00 Initial
 $3.00 Renewal


Fingerprinting
Fingerprinting is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM at a cost of $10.00 per card.  Please call (910) 592-3105 before you come to make sure that someone is available to do fingerprinting.


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