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Use our online services because of the corona situation. Apply for licenses and file crime reports online.

If your matter requires a personal visit, make an appointment in advance. Queuing at police premises is not always possible.

Poliisi - Yhteystiedot - Poliisiasema ja poliisilaitos

Joensuu police station, police matters

One of the police stations of Eastern Finland Police Department
One of the police stations of Eastern Finland Police Department. Police station is service point of local police. The duty of the local police is to maintain public order and security; to take measures to prevent crime; to investigate crimes and other events threatening public order and security; to direct and monitor traffic and promote traffic safety, and to implement any other duties prescribed to the policy by law or that they are obliged to carry out. Local police are responsible for police licence services, which are offered at police service points, as well as at several joint service points across the country. Licence services provided by the police are linked to core policing operations, the maintenance of public order and safety, crime prevention and the promotion of traffic safety.

In emergencies, always dial 112.

Please use our online services and book a service time in advance, whenever possible. Read the instructions first before making an application for a passport, personal ID card or other permit or filing a Police report.

If a case is underway and pending, the responses are given by the Police department handing the case. For example, to order copies of records of investigation or criminal reports, please contact the Police department or station directly. Please check the contact details of the department or station in question.

Street adress

Pykäläkuja 1, 80100 JOENSUU

Opening hours

  • Mon
    8.00–16.15
  • Tue
    8.00–16.15
  • Wed
    8.00–16.15
  • Thu
    8.00–16.15
  • Fri
    8.00–16.15

Phone Numbers

  • Switchboard
    +358 295 450311
  • Police matters
    +358 295 415455
  • Police matters, Joensuu
    +358 295 415320
    Mon–Fri 8.00–16.15
  • The orders of pre-trial investigation records
    +358 295 415331
    Wed 9.00–15.00
  • Tip line
    +358 295 415232

E-mails

Our services are

Report of criminal wrongdoing

A person who is a victim of an offence should file a report of criminal wrongdoing with the police as soon as possible.