Office of the Sheriff


KCSO Provides Fingerprinting for Concealed Pistol Licenses

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office will begin providing fingerprints for Concealed Pistol Licenses on a temporary basis beginning Monday, July 13th by appointment only due to the large backlog created by building closures caused by the COVID-19 restrictions.

Sheriff Richard C Fuller III and Clerk Timothy Snow developed this service to lessen the backlog for the citizens of Kalamazoo County.

The following restrictions apply and are strongly adhered to:

  1. You must call (269) 383-8745 Monday thru Friday between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to schedule an appointment.  Appointments will be scheduled Monday thru Friday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in ½ hour increments.
  2. You must:
    1. Arrive alone.  No one else other than those scheduled with an appointment will be allowed entry to the building.
    2. Present valid Government ID with photograph.
    3. Present the receipt and documentation from the Kalamazoo County Clerk’s Office verifying payment for your CPL.
    4. A MASK OR AUTHORIZED FACE COVERINGS MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES.  Turtle necks used as mouth coverings, modified shirts and other non-identifiable face adornments are not acceptable and will be turned away.  Failure to bring / wear a mask will cause cancellation of the appointment.
  3. You must be on time for your appointment or you will be turned away and asked to make another appointment at a date determined in the future.
  4. Cost for this service is $15.00 per person.  You must have a money order made to the order of:  County of Kalamazoo or have exact change if paying in cash.  No credit or debit card payments or personal checks will be accepted.

Posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office
1500 Lamont
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Emergency: 9-1-1
Administration: 269-383-8821
Non-Emergency Dispatch:  269-488-8911

Sheriff: Richard C Fuller
Undersheriff: James Vandyken