Services

Alarm Permits


Hallandale Beach’s Alarm Ordinance requires that each alarm system (residential or business), be registered with the city. If an alarm has more than one alarm system, each system must be registered separately, regardless of the number of buildings or portion thereof in which the alarm systems are operating. The registration form can be downloaded online and submitted in-person (with original signature) to the Cashier in City Hall. 

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm.
Initial Registration Fee: Residents $50; Businesses $100
Annual Renewal Fee*: Residents $20; Businesses $60
*Applicable annual renewal surcharges for excess alarm responses are billed in addition to the annual renewal fee. 

Bicycle Registration


Residents of Hallandale Beach can register their bicycles with the police department. A proof of purchase, bill of sale, and photo identification is required to show ownership. The serial number of the bicycle is verified and a decal is issued and displayed on the bicycle for identification purposes. The bicycle decal number is entered into the AS400 system for records purposes.  Fee: $0.50

Defective Equipment Check


This is a violation involving operation of a motor vehicle in safe condition or without required equipment. The person to who the citation has been issued may mitigate the civil penalty by making the necessary repair and presenting the vehicle within 30 days after issuance of the citation. A law enforcement officer or Community Service Aide will sign off on the ticket verifying that the faulty equipment has been repaired. The vehicle must be present. Fee: $4

Fingerprinting


Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm.
Fee: Residents $10; Non-Residents $20
A valid government issued photo identification or passport is required. Immigration and Name Change prints are not offered.

Local Records Check


These requests are conducted for Hallandale Beach individuals residing in the city for a period of one (1) year. The individual must provide proof of residency and proper government identification or passport. Individuals requesting background checks for immigration or employment are to be directed to Broward Sheriff’s Office for a county check.

Notary Service


Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.
Fee: $5 per document
A valid government issued photo identification or passport is required.

Police Reports


Hours of Operation: 24 hours a day/7 days a week
Fee: Varies
Reports generally take between 5 to 7 days, before it is available for release.  Case status and clerical entry on any report is to be checked prior to release. All cases that are assigned to a Detective and classified as active/open require approval prior to release. Due to confidentiality, all cases with social security numbers and juvenile names will be deleted prior to being released.  

Any records request involving a city employee or city property is to be referred to the Hallandale City Clerk's Office.


Police agencies, State Attorney's Office or Correctional Facilities requesting a copy of a police report are to be submitted via fax (954) 457-1420 on the agency’s letterhead.  

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Check


VIN verification is required by Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles for vehicles being registered in the state of Florida.  This service is conducted by a Police Officer, verifying the vehicle identification plate of a vehicle and notarizing the VIN Check Form provided by DHSMV. The vehicle must be present at the time of the request. Fee: $10