FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I get a copy of a police incident or accident report?
After 3 working days, contact the Records Division at 205-620-6443 or 205-620-6463. Please refer to your case number when making inquiries. There is a $5 fee for each copy of a report.
My vehicle has been impounded. What do I do?
Current and valid driver's license from any U.S. state or territory.
AST-60 Form if arrested for DUI (provided at time of arrest).
If the legal registered owner has no driver's license, an expired license, a suspended license, a revoked license, or a cancelled license, he/she must have a driver, with a valid license, accompany them to the police department to obtain the vehicle release. Only a licensed driver will be allowed to drive the towed vehicle away from the impound lot.
Impounded vehicles may be retrieved between the hours of 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., 7days a week from the wrecker service impound lots listed below. You must obtain the vehicle release paperwork before going to the wrecker service impound lot.
Wheeler Wrecker Service
How do I obtain a permit to carry a firearm?
Please contact the Shelby County Sheriff's Office at 205-669-4181 or visit their website to obtain a pistol permit.
How do I request a criminal record check?
Contact the Records Division at 205-620-6443 or 205-620-6463 for more information.
How do I apply for a job as a police officer with the Pelham Police Department?
When the Pelham Police Department is hiring for police officer, dispatcher or records clerk positions, the full job listing, application, and background check authoritzation can be found on the News page. The postings will also be announced on the department's social media channels.
How do I find out if a registered sex offender lives near me?
Search for registered sex offenders by entering your address here.
How do I file a complaint against a Pelham Police Officer?
Do you have a list of approved bail bond companies?
Yes. Below is a list of approved bail bond companies:
A&S BAIL BONDING CO INC: 663-4029
AAA Alabama Right Choice Bail Bonding: 326-3222
Bail Bond Brother LLC: 419-3004
Blue Sky Bail Bonds Inc.: 837-0179
JM Bail Bonding Inc.: 426-8181
Price Bail Bonds: 358-7474
Rush Bail Bonds: 670-5335 or 682-6001
Wade Bail Bonding LLC: 663-0511