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705 S Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Phone: 719-444-7000 (General)
Contact: Office of the Chief
Email: chiefoff@ci.colosp. . .
Hours: 24 Hours a Day

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Colorado Springs Police Department
Booking Photograph Request
Booking Photographs requests conducted through the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) includes booking photograph on persons charged by the Colorado Springs Police Department, or booking photographs generated at the El Paso County Criminal Justice Facility (booking information on criminal charges). CSPD Booking Photographs do not include any statewide or nationwide booking photographs. Booking Photographs maintained by the Colorado Springs Police Department are retained permanently.
Required Information to obtain a Booking Photograph:
Colorado Springs Police Department requires the full name and date of birth of the person for which the booking photograph is being requested. This ensures that the booking photograph has been correctly identified prior to the release of the photograph. This procedure is in compliance with the Colorado Revised Statutes which requires positive identification of an individual prior to a booking photograph being released.
What the citizen will receive:
The citizen will receive a printout of an individual’s booking photograph or a copy of a 35mm photograph depending on which type of photograph is available.
What the citizen will NOT receive:
  • Juvenile booking photographs. Juvenile photographs are only releasable to the juvenile’s parent or to the juvenile once the juvenile has reached adulthood.
  • Booking photographs that belong to another law enforcement agency.
Fees: See Schedule of Fees.

A citizen can request a booking photograph by:

Completing, printing, and returning the request form located on this web page, with the appropriate fee to the Records Release Unit. The form can be:

  • Returned via US Postal Service to the address listed on the form
  • Brought to the Police Operations Center and placed in the appropriately marked drop-box in the lobby.

Please note that the form can be picked-up from any Area Command, but for fiscal security purposes , completed forms cannot be turned in at the Area Command Substations.



Please pay all fees  by check or money order made out to the "City of Colorado Springs" for the exact amount.

Please make sure you read through all the instructions on the form BEFORE you sign.