• Criminal Justice Records

    The Records Unit serves as the central processing department for criminal justice records.  Records is responsible for the processing, maintaining, archiving, retrieving and releasing of information and copies of reports in accordance with federal and state regulations and guidelines.

    The unit handles public fingerprinting and accepts applications for liquor licenses, arrest records, case reports, background checks and concealed handgun permits.  Sex offenders must register with the Records Unit, and upon request, a list of area sex offenders may be obtained for unincorporated Jefferson County.  The Records Unit is also responsible for processing and accepting payment for Jefferson County Model Traffic Code tickets.

    Application for Criminal Justice Records

    All services require customers to provide photo identification and submit a signed application for criminal justice records. Download Adobe Reader from the Downloads Page 

    The application may be printed and mailed (200 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden, CO 80401), faxed (303-271-5552), or brought in person to one of the Records Unit locations.

    Records Unit Locations

    north precinct, Golden
    south precinct, Littleton
    mountain precinct, Evergreen


    Fees vary according to the records request.  Please visit the specific record-type page for specific details.  You may also call 303-271-5542, or email: