Records Unit

The Records Unit is responsible for: 

  • Data entry
  • Disseminating copies to appropriate persons
  • Obtaining statistical information
  • Tracking and processing all police reports
  • Live Scan Fingerprinting
  • Background Checks


Obtain a Copy of a Report

View detailed information on how to get a copy of a police report. 


Live Scan Fingerprinting

View Information on Live Scan Fingerprinting


Personal Background Check 

A Personal Background Check is a search of City of Fontana records only.  For State of California clearance, contact the Department of Justice.

To receive a Personal Background Check by mail:

  • Complete the Personal Background Check Request Form
  • Place the following items into an envelope:
    • Completed Personal Background Check Request Form
    • A photocopy of your photo identification (Photo ID must be issued by the State or Federal Government)
    • A check or money order made payable to the City of Fontana, in the amount of $22
  • Mail the envelope to:
    Fontana Police Department
    Attn: Records
    17005 Upland Avenue
    Fontana, CA 92335

    ** Due to the high volume of requests, it may take two to three weeks to receive your copy.

Additional Information

For more information,contact the Records Unit at (909) 350-7740 or (909) 356-7103 or by email.