Records Unit

Dover Police Records Bureau

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 am to 3:30 pm

Dover Police Department
46 Chestnut Street
Dover, New Hampshire 03820-3396

Phone: (603) 516-6138
Non Emergency: (603) 742-4646 
Fax: (603) 749-3956



Alarm User License

Bicycle License

  • Free

Dance License

Dog Transportation

Finger Prints

  • Local Residents Only $10.00-Non Residents $25.00

Motor Vehicle VIN Check

  • VIN Check $15.00

Pistol/Revolver License Residents Only - 5 Years

  • License To Carry Pistol/Revolver $10.00 (not required by law for concealed carry in New Hampshire; however, residents may still obtain a license to carry for the purpose of carrying a concealed pistol/revolver in a state that New Hampshire has a reciprocity agreement with. This list is maintained by the New Hampshire Department of Safety, Division of State Police Permits and Licensing Unit. Residents with reciprocity questions are encouraged to contact the NH State Police)
  • License To Sell Pistol/Revolver (RSA 159:8) $10.00 

Local Criminal Record

  • (Dover Area Only) $5.00 

Police Report

Electronic Media

  • Audio $30.00
  • Video $30.00
  • Disc $30.00

Inquiries for police statistical information beyond what is currently posted should be directed in writing or email to the Records Bureau Supervisor.

New Hampshire Criminal Record Check

New Hampshire State Police
10 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03305
Criminal Record Bureau
Phone: 603-271-3636