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The St. Louis County Police Department will continue to respond to our citizens throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are taking measures to protect officers as well as the public in our daily encounters. Some of our buildings and records services have been suspended.  The details are below.   In some cases, citizens may see officers respond in Personal Protective Equipment. Please be aware these are steps we are taking to ensure the safety of all.    We anticipate no interruption of service to the citizens of St. Louis County. Our Bureau of Communications continues to field calls and officers continue respond to those calls for service.  For emergencies, call 911.  For non-emergency service, call 636-529-8210.

911 Dispatch Services

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 911 Dispatchers may require additional information from callers who require emergency services. 
Those questions are intended to keep first responders safe when they arrive to assist citizens.  

Here are the questions you may be asked by our Public Safety Dispatchers when you call 911 or our non-emergency line, 636-529-8210. 

1.  Do you or anyone in your home currently have or have had a fever in the last 14 days?

2.  Do you or anyone inside your home currently have or have had coughing or difficulty breathing in the last 14 days?

3.  Have you or anyone in your home traveled outside of the state in the last 14 days?

4.  Have you or anyone inside your home been tested for COVID-19 and received a positive test notification or are you or anyone in your home awaiting a COVID-19 test result?

5.  Are you or anyone in your home currently under a quarantine?  If YES- is it a self quarantine or medically advised quarantine?

Central Police Records

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the St. Louis County Police Department will extend the closure of the Bureau of Central Police Records in the Headquarters building located at 7900 Forsyth Blvd in Clayton to the public until further notice. See the changes in services below:  

CONCEALED/CARRY PERMITS
Our office is currently closed to the public for CCW applications & renewals. St. Louis County residents will not incur any late fees during our suspension of services to the public.  Should you have further questions, please call 314-615-4272 during regular business hours.

St. Louis County residents who have a MO CCW permit will not be able to renew their expiring permits while the Private Security Section is closed.  Enforcement of St. Louis County Ordinance 701.115 (Security Licensing) and CCW permits that expire from March 19th through the current date will be suspended while we are closed to the public.

SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all sex offenders registrations will be conducted by telephone, the registration office can be contacted at the following phone numbers:  314-615-3761 or 314-615-3759 during regular business hours.

RECORDS
The Bureau of Central Police Records offices are closed to the public.  If you are inquiring about a criminal history record check, police reports, and  traffic accident reports, please contact 314-615-5317 during regular business hours.  Our fingerprinting services will be suspended until further notice.  

NEW/RENEWALS SECURITY LICENSES

Update: Security licensing requirements will be suspended while the Bureau of Central Police Records is closed to the public.  This will impact NEW security personnel who work in St. Louis County and will not be able to obtain a Metropolitan License.  
The St. Louis County Police Department has suspended licensing requirements and training for new watchman, courier, and security officers.  While this suspension is in effect, organizations who employ security personnel within St. Louis County will be responsible for the vetting and training of their personnel.  Organizations that utilize unlicensed security personnel will bear the responsibility for their actions during this suspension of services.  When the Private Security Section resumes operations, it will be required that all organizations and individuals comply with St. Louis County Ordinance 701.115 by obtaining a Metropolitan License.   Also, any license that has expired or will expire during the suspension will not incur any late fees.  Should you have any further questions, please call 314-615-4272 during regular business hours.

St. Louis County Municipal Police Academy

All private security classes held at the St. Louis Municipal Police Academy are cancelled until further notice. 
St. Louis Metropolitan Licenses will automatically be extended through the week  April 6 th for all who have previously scheduled for class.  This includes temporary and issued: watchman, courier, and security licenses.  Please contact the Private Security Section for rescheduling during the week of July 6th.

County Courts and Justice Services

The procedures for entering the St. Louis County Courthouse and the St. Louis County Justice Center have changed slightly due to COVID-19.

Everyone entering the St. Louis Courts and the Justice Center, including all law enforcement officers, are required to participate in a health screen conducted by the Department of Health (DOH) before conducting business (court appearance, warrant application etc.). The screening is being conducted at the main courthouse checkpoint. Bracelets will be provided by Security Services indicating that the screening process was completed.

If your visit requires wearing PPE, you need to bring it with you. Do not ask Security Services for PPE.