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Records Division

The Records Unit is responsible for maintaining internal document control over all original reports, including all crime, arrest and traffic reports. Personnel disseminate records and information per court order, state statute and internal policy.


 contacts

 
Shelby Womack
Police Records Supervisor

1448 Silver Street
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 777-7310
swomack@elkocitynv.gov

  


Office Hours:
 
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Holidays

 

 
Fingerprinting Hours:
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m

 


Work Card Hours:
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Accident Reports are available for $10.00 (cash) per report at the Elko Police Department, 1448 Silver Street, Elko, NV. Accident Reports are also available for $16.00 per report online at www.docview.us.com. Contact us @ (775) 777-7310 for more information. If the record you need is for court, have your attorney contact us about obtaining a copy via subpoena.

Records - To obtain a record from the Police Department a Public Records Request Form must be submitted.  Complete the form and return it to the Police Department.

Work Permits If you have never had a permit in the City of Elko you will need to provide the following; picture identification (issued from a state or government agency) and information about past residences, work places, arrests, and convictions. A fingerprint background check will be conducted. Cash only. Checks or credit cards are not accepted.

Warrant Note: Please be advised that if you come to the Police Records Unit to acquire a records check or work permit and you currently have an outstanding warrant, of any type, you run the risk of being arrested. If you believe you have an outstanding warrant, please contact the appropriate judicial entity and have it resolved prior to appearing at the Records Unit. If you are not sure which court may have your case, you may have to check with all courts.

  • The following permits are renewable after six years if you do not change employment:

    Work Permits (includes the fingerprint fee):
    Initial Work Permit and Renewals $25.00 + $23.50 State Investigation Fee = $48.50 

The following permits are renewable after one year if you do not change employment:

Prostitution Permit
$100.00 + $23.50 State Investigation Fee = $123.50 Cash Only

Felony Convictions: You can be denied a work card for a felony conviction within the last three years. An application must be filled out and reviewed by the Chief of Police. If the Chief believes the application should be denied, a work permit will not be issued. There is an appeals process that can be obtained from the Records Office. The appeal will go before the Elko City Council for review.

  • Fingerprinting Fees*
    $8.00 per card 
    Cash Only

Gaming Control Fingerprinting Fees are $8.00

**Immigration fingerprinting is done at the Elko County Sheriff Department