Utah Department of Public Safety

Bureau of Criminal Identification

Utah Department of Public Safety
Bureau of Criminal Identification
3888 West 5400 South
Taylorsville, UT 84129

Hours: 8 am to 5 pm, Monday thru Friday excluding holidays.

BCI Advisory Board Member Solicitation

The Utah Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI) is forming an Advisory Working Group to provide input, comments, suggestions, etc for processes and procedures that involve BCI customers. If you would like to be considered for a 'place at the table' for this group, please send contact information to Alice Moffat at aerickso@utah.gov indicating your interest. Be sure to include detailed contact information. We would like to have members of the advisory group who have at one time or another used the services provided at BCI. We will be making member selections and scheduling the first meeting on or about December 15, 2014. Please send an e-mail expressing your interest in serving prior to December 15, 2014. The first meeting will be scheduled sometime in January 2015.


Fraud Alert

The Utah Department of Public Safety has been made aware of a scam involving our Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI) Division. Some people have received emails advising that there is a Legal Affidavit and Federal Complaint from their State, and it is tied to their social security number.

They are then instructed to call a phone number and are asked to send money to clear it up. One of the phone numbers used is 916-476-9639. Please DO NOT send any money to this group. It is a fraud.

If you feel you are a victim of this scam, or if you have been contacted and would like to report it, please click on the link below and it will take you to the FBI Internet Crimes Complaint Center (IC3) where you can file your complaint.

FBI Internet Crimes Complaint Center


We have received notification that there are other websites that indicate that you can renew your Utah Concealed Firearm Permit (CFP).  These are not connected in any way to the Utah renewal website.  Please be aware that the only website to renew your Utah CFP is:  https://secure.utah.gov/concealed-firearms.  Please use caution and do not renew your Utah CFP through any site other than the official Utah DPS site.


New Online Services

Online Concealed Firearm Permit Renewal
Utah Concealed Firearm Permit holders can now renew their permit online.
There is a $0.75 convenience fee to renew over the internet. You will need the capability to upload a passport quality photo and a copy of your own states concealed firearm permit or concealed weapon permit, if applicable.

Statewide Warrant Search
Free search of the Utah Statewide Warrants file (SWW), designed to provide information on individuals wanted in the state of Utah.

Register to Receive Protective Order (PO) Service Notification
Register to receive notification when a PO has been served.  This service is for petitioners and other interested parties.  Requires specific PO information.

New for DPC Card Holders:

Schedule your appointment for Fingerprint and Photo services to comply with the new Driving Privilege Card requirements.

Utah AMBER Alert

View active Utah AMBER Alert photos and information

View photos and information about Utah's Missing Persons


Concealed Permit Holders - Please Take a Short Survey!

The Utah Bureau of Criminal Identification invites you to participate in a short but meaningful survey about the comprehensiveness and integrity of the concealed firearm instruction you received from one of our certified instructors.

Our goal in the end is to certify individuals who have a sound knowledge of applicable laws, rules and regulations and who also possess confidence and sound understanding in safety and practical application of the types of firearms to be concealed.

Click here for the survey.

[Last Update - Monday, 17-Nov-2014 08:16:20 MST]