Police Department Services

Contact Information

Background Checks

Background checks are available Monday through Thursday from 7:15 am to 5:15 pm. A driver's license or social security card is required for a background check. This check is only for the White House area and there is no fee for this service. If you need a statewide check, you need to contact Tennessee Bureau of Investigation


Fingerprinting is a service that the White House Police Department offers to the citizens. This services is offered Monday - Thursday, 7:15 am to 5:15 pm. You are required to bring your Tennessee Driver's License and your own fingerprint cards. No appointment is necessary. If you do not have fingerprint cards, please contact the agency that is requesting your fingerprints. They will provide you with the proper cards. There is no fee for this service.

Fire / Security Alarm Registration

Effective May 1st, 2006 every person who shall own, operate, or lease any alarm system, whether residential or commercial, is required to give notice to the White House Police Department Records Division. There is no permit application fee.

An alarm user shall be charged a service charge of $25 (twenty-five dollars) for each false alarm in excess of one (1) in every three-month period transmitted by any alarm system. Such service charges shall be remitted to the city by the alarm user upon receipt of the statement for such service charge.

Please print and complete the Fire / Security Alarm Registration Form. Remit the completed form to the City of White House Police Department, Attention: Records, 303 N Palmers Chapel Road, White House, TN, 37188 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Questions may be directed to the Records Division at 615-616-1077.