Asioi verkossa korona-aikana

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

Rovaniemi main police station, police matters

Main Police Station of Lapland Police Department
Rovaniemi main police station is situated close to the city centre. The police duty desk receives reports of an offence. You can also apply for a passport, identity card and other permits at us. We deal with lost property and firearm permit matters. There are also fifteen other police stations in our area.

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

Hallituskatu 1 A, 96100 ROVANIEMI

Opening hours

Opening hours until 29.8.2021
  • Mon
    9.00–16.00
  • Tue
    9.00–15.30
  • Wed
    9.00–15.30
  • Thu
    9.00–15.30
  • Fri
    9.00–15.30

Phone Numbers

  • Switchboard
    +358 295 460321
  • Lost property
    +358 295 416941
  • Police matters
    +358 295 466250
  • Telephone exchange
    +358 295 460321

Our services are

Asiakirjojen katoamisilmoitukset

Poliisin myöntämien asiakirjojen katoamisilmoitukset

Lost property

The police provides a lost and found service.

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.

Aseiden luovutus/noutaminen

Aseluvan haltija tai kuolinpesä voi olla velvollinen luovuttamaan aseita poliisille. Aseet on tietyissä tapauksissa mahdollista myös noutaa takaisin.

Firearms belonging to estates of deceased persons

After a permit holder’s death, the administrator of their estate must immediately seize all firearms and obtain permits for them within six months.

Presenting a weapon

A weapon is presented to the police in connection with a change of owner or licence modification. The police may request this also for other reasons.