SDA License Printing Delay
We are in the process of upgrading our SDA license printers and are experiencing a delay in the delivery of supplies needed to print licenses. Please be patient as we are working to get them mailed to you as soon as possible. If you have not received your license in 60-days you may contact us.
UPDATE to In-person Services
EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4TH, 2020
The OSBI Headquarters Lobby will re-open to the public on Friday, December 4th, 2020, however, there will be a limited number of persons allowed in the lobby at one time and an appointment is still required for fingerprint services*. We recommend that you utilize our online services for obtaining a name-based record check at chirp.osbi.ok.gov and to apply for or check the status of your SDA license at osbi.ok.gov/handgun-licensing. Please click here for information regarding evidence submittal to the OSBI Laboratory.
Masks are required to be worn by all persons entering the lobby of the OSBI Headquarters and the OSBI Forensic Science Center.
*Fingerprint services for individuals are by appointment only (please call 405-848-6724 and ask for the Ten Print Unit for an appointment). This service is ONLY available to individuals whose fingerprints have been previously rejected twice by the OSBI. Individuals entering the OSBI lobby for fingerprinting will be required to wear a self-provided mask and have their temperature taken. Only the individual being fingerprinted will be allowed in the building.
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is a professional law enforcement agency that performs many functions in order to fulfill its mission of ensuring the safety and security of the citizens of Oklahoma. OSBI special agents investigate major crimes and assist when requested by a statutory requestor. OSBI also operates several specialized units such as Crimes Against Children, Polygraph, Forensic Video/Audio Analysis, and the Crimes Information Unit. Criminalists assigned to OSBI’s Forensic Science Services utilize cutting-edge technology to perform forensic analysis in toxicology, serology, latent print, forensic biology/DNA, and firearms and toolmarks for law enforcement agencies throughout Oklahoma. OSBI is Oklahoma’s repository for fingerprints, criminal history information, and crime reporting. The OSBI Self-Defense Act Unit administers the licensing of Oklahoma residents to carry a handgun.
Cold Case Cards
Attention GSR Customers
Good news to our GSR customers! The new Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) has passed all verification studies and has been released for casework.