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Annual Report:  VSP Facts & Figures
Code of Virginia - Virginia Laws (VA General Assembly Legislative Information System)
Crash Facts / Traffic Crash Facts - DUI stats, locality statistics (Virginia DMV)
Crime in Virginia 
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Rights and Responsibilities
Insurance Fraud Program Annual Report
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Selected Acts 2014
Strategic and Service Area Plans 2012-2014

Administrative

Citizen Complaint Form (SP-163) Microsoft Word icon (For personnel complaints only. See Report a Crime for other reports.)

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Criminal History/Background

Criminal Background:  National Criminal Background Check For Employees or Volunteer Providing Care To Children, the Elderly and Disabled (SP-24) PDF icon
(In order to submit this form, you must be a registered and specified entity who is entitled to receive this information pursuant to the Code of Virginia. The required completed fingerprint card must accompany this form. Contact VSP at (804) 674-4683 or 804-674-4685 for information regarding the process.)

Criminal History / Sex Offender Name Search Forms (SP-167, SP-230, SP-266): 

 THIS IS THE RECOMMENDED METHOD FOR QUICKEST RESULTS:
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for mailing to the Virginia State Police (must mail in one form per request).

Click here for blank forms, if you can NOT access the above link (must mail in two copies per request).

Fees are associated with Criminal History and/or Sex Offender Registry Name Searches, as listed on each request form.  Effective November 1, 2010, the public is hereby placed upon notice that returned checks or dishonored money orders and/or credit card payment denials will incur a handling fee of $50 in addition to the amount of the original payment. Requesting goods or services will be deemed to be acceptance of these terms. Code of Virginia §2.2-4805.

Request for Fingerprints (SP-126) -- Non-Criminal Justice Purposes
Note:  Section 19.2-392, Code of Virginia authorizes a fee, not to exceed $10.00 for the first set and $5.00 for additional sets, be collected for the taking of fingerprints when voluntarily requested by any person for purposes other than criminal arrests.

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Employment

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION:
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Firearms

Concealed Handgun Permit Application (SP-248 Revised 07-01-2013) PDF icon
(Virginia residents: complete and submit to the Circuit Court in the jurisdiction where you reside.  Nonresidents:  Instructions are available at Nonresident Concealed Handguns.

Criminal Firearms Clearinghouse (SP-187)
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ExclamationThis form is for law enforcement purposes only. Submit the completed form to the Department of State Police, Firearms Clearinghouse, P.O. Box 85141, Richmond, Virginia 23285-4141 or fax to (804) 674-2791.

Firearms Dealer Registration (SP-69) PDF icon
(Submit by mail or fax 804-674-2791. An SP-69B is required.)
Firearms Seller Exemption Request (SP-69B)
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(Original is required.)
Firearms Show Notification Form (SP-190) PDF icon
(Submit three copies; all original ink, or one original and two photocopies).
Machine Gun Registration Application (SP-115) PDF icon
(Submit one completed application per machine gun; signature must be original ink and application must be notarized).
Law Enforcement
Television (Closed Circuit) Testimony Request PDF icon
Suspected Alien Reporting Form PDF icon
Virginia Methamphetamine Precursor Information System - Electronic Reporting Exemption Application Form PDF icon
Missing
Virginia Missing Children Information Clearinghouse Report (SP-183)
(see SP-67 for Missing PERSON report.)
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Virginia Missing Person Information Clearinghouse Report (SP-67)
(see SP-183 for Missing CHILD report.)
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Report a Crime
Criminal Referral Form (SP-225) 
Please refer to Title 30-138 for information about use of this form.

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Insurance Fraud Form (SP-292) PDF icon
(This report form is used by insurance professionals and the general public. The VSP Insurance Fraud Division will use the data to report annually to the General Assembly and Governor.)
Scrap Metal Transaction Form
Virginia Scrap Metal Transaction Form SP-313/SP-313A) PDF icon
Please refer to Code of Virginia Sections 59.1-121, 59.1-136.3, 59.1-136.5 for information about use of this form.
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Sex Offender Registry
Sex Offender & Crimes Against Minors Registry, Request to be Notified of Registration or Re-registration of a Sex Offender Located in the Same or Contiguous Zip Code (SP-285) PDF icon
Terrorist Acts

Terrorist Acts:  Report of Terrorist Acts Pursuant to §52-8.5 of Code of Virginia (1-1-1997)
Form SP-47
Please refer to Code of Virginia Section 52-8.5 for information about use of this form.
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GENERAL FORM DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS

Forms may be downloaded to your PC by right-clicking the link and choosing Save Target As. If you click a link to open a form in Microsoft Word format you should save the form to your PC. Then, after you have completed the form and saved your changes, you may print or e-mail it.

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