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Fingerprint Requests – Temporarily Unavailable.

The South Lake Minnetonka Police Department is having some technical difficulty with our LiveScan Fingerprint computer and are temporarily unable to assist individuals requesting this service.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Until our system is back up and running, the Minnetonka Police Department can assist you.  They fingerprint individuals by appointment on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  Their office is located at 14600 Minnetonka Boulevard in Minnetonka.  Call 952-939-8500 to make your appointment.  They charged $10.00 per card for this service.


Obtain a Gun Permit

Application forms are available at the SLMPD administrative offices, 24150 Smithtown Road in Shorewood, during regular business hours or you can complete a fillable Permit to Transfer or Acquire PDF application located at the Forms and Resources link of our website.  Once the application is completed, print it out and deliver it in person to the SLMPD administrative offices during regular business hours. Applicants must be residents of one of the four cities served by SLMPD. Positive picture identification required.


Obtain a Police Report

Requests must be made during regular business hours.

Accident Report Copies:
.25 – Per page

Report Copies – All Other Copies
.25 – Per page


Participate in a Ride-Along

Persons pursuing employment or education in law enforcement, law enforcement personnel from other agencies, and city personnel (including elected officials in the performance of their duties), can request to participate in a ride-along with an SLMPD officer. If you meet one of these requirements, call the SLMPD at 952-474-3261 during business hours and ask to speak to a supervisor to arrange a ride-along.

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