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TPD News Alert
Tumwater Police Department Call Response and Essential Services
Tumwater, WA— As part of the City of Tumwater’s response to the limit the spread of COVID-19, the Tumwater Police Department is taking proactive measures to perform essential functions –to protect and serve the public. These measures remain effective through at least March 31, 2020:
Calls for Service
Our officers will remain active in the public and will respond in person to calls where a suspect is present or there is a current danger to people or property.
Police will respond by telephone to all calls that do not involve a suspect on-scene or a current danger to people or property.
If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.
For all other concerns, please call the non-emergency dispatch number (360) 704-2740.
Police Station Business Office Hours
The Tumwater Police Station will remain open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p..m, Monday-Friday. When possible, we encourage the public to telephone rather than to visit in person, call (360) 754-4200.
Online services are also available for reporting certain types of crimes, reporting accidents, and for requesting records, including Accident Reports:
- Online crime reporting: Police to Citizen Online Reporting
- On-line reporting of collisions and requesting collision reports: WSP Collision Reports
- Records requests for the Tumwater Police Department: Tumwater Public Records
Fingerprinting services at the Tumwater Police Department are temporarily suspended. New CPL applications require fingerprints as part of the mandatory background check.
New Concealed Pistol Licenses (CPLs)
Tumwater Police will delay processing all new CPL applications. If you choose to submit a new application during this period, we will hold your application and contact you when fingerprinting is available. Renewals of existing CPLs do not require fingerprints. CPL renewals will continue to be processed.
The Tumwater Police Department appreciates your patience. Please check the City website or the TPD Facebook page for updates on our services.
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