Car Seat Checks

Free child car seat checks are available at the Fife Police Department by appointment. During your appointment, a Child Passenger Safety Technician will review your current installation and make recommendations for the safest installation. They will also teach you how to re-install the car seat. Make your appointment today by calling 253-896-8261.

Concealed Pistol License

Applications for Concealed Pistol Licenses are accepted and processed by South Sound 911 (SS911) at their Public Counter located at:

945 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA 98402

For additional information on the CPL process, please visit South Sound 911

Prescription Drug Take-Back Program

The Fife Police Department has partnered with Med-Project as a community drug take-back location. Visit the kiosk located inside the Criminal Justice Center during business hours between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to safely dispose of expired and unwanted prescription medications.

Accepted Items

Medications in any dosage form, except for those listed below, in their original container or sealed bag.

Not Accepted Items

  • Aerosols
  • Compressed Cylinders
  • Cosmetics
  • Herbal Remedies
  • Illicit Drugs
  • Inhalers
  • Medical Devices
  • Mercury-Containing Thermometers
  • Other Personal Care Products
  • Pet Pesticide Products
  • Sharps
  • Supplements
  • Vitamins


Fingerprinting is available for residents of Fife and employees of a Fife business.

The Fife Police Department will not fingerprint for immigration purposes or for Casino employees.

A government-issued photo ID is required.

There is a charge of $5 per fingerprint card, and you must supply the card(s).

Please make payment at:
Fife City Hall
5411 23rd Street E
Fife, WA 98424

Then bring your receipt, and fingerprinting card(s) to:
Fife Police Department
3737 Pacific Highway E
Suite 110
Fife, WA 98424

Fingerprinting services are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. subject to availability.

Daily fingerprinting services are available at the South Sound 911 Public Counter.