Report a crime to a Police Officer
For Non-Emergencies call Dispatch at (360) 533-8765
IF YOU NEED TO REPORT AN IN PROGRESS EMERGENCY, DIAL 911
Apply for a concealed pistol license (CPL)
You must go to the Police Department/Sheriff's Office in the city/county you reside in.
For Ocean Shores residents, you can pick up a paper application at the Police Department during business hours. For original CPL applicants an appointment to be fingerprinted will be required.
The following costs are as listed:
Late Renewal: $42.00
Request a copy of a police report
To request a police report you can visit OSGOV.COM, click on "Public Records Request Form" located at the bottom of the site. This will open a fillable PDF file. This can be submitted via fax at 360-289-2022, email at: email@example.com or by mail to: Po Box 909. Ocean Shores, WA 98569.
You can also fill out a paper copy in person at Ocean Shores PD during business hours.
Please note that all public records requests are subjected to the Public Records Act. Some information may be redacted to protect the privacy of citizens.
License/Register my dog or cat
Pet Licenses are available at the Police Department.
Please bring proof of their last rabies vaccination and spay/neuter if applicable.
No barnyard animals or exotic pets
No more than 3 pets per household
Please see City Ordinance 6.04 pertaining to Animals at:
Find Municipal Codes for Ocean Shores
You can find the Municipal Codes on the city webpage OSgov.com or https://www.codepublishing.com/WA/OceanShores/