Records Unit

The Records Unit is a controlled public service area which stores all police records and reports and provides other valuable services to the community.

Services offered by the Records Unit:

Other services offered by the Records Unit include:

  • Sign-off on One-Day Alcohol/Entertainment License and Hawker/Peddler License, both of which are issued by the City of Cambridge License Commission.
    For details see:

  • Certification of U-Visa I-918 Applications. For any questions regarding the certification for a U-Visa application, please call 617-349-3344 or e-mail

As with other units of the Cambridge Police Department, the Records Unit adheres to strict standards of confidentiality and strives to provide a professional and efficient service.  

Contact Information:
The Cambridge Police Records Unit is located at 125 Sixth St., Cambridge, MA 02142.

Appointments can be made online. Fingerprint services are available Mondays between 2-4 p.m. and 5-7 p.m., Tuesdays-Thursdays between the hours of 2-4 p.m. by appointment only.  For questions or further assistance, please call 617-349-3336 or e-mail.

Unit Supervisors: 
Email: Records Unit
Lt. Antonio Ayala, Tel. 617-349-9341
Sgt. Susan Kale, Tel. 617-349-3210

Visiting CPD

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Cambridge Police Department

Christine Elow
Police Commissioner

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125 Sixth Street
Cambridge MA 02142