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Joutsa police station

One of the police stations of Central Finland Police Department.
Joutsa Police Station is situated at address: Länsitie 5, Joutsa. You can apply for a passport, identity card and other permits from the licence service. We also handle matters concerning firearms permits. We also receive lost property. We mainly serve by appointment. We recommend handling matters online. Those who have booked an appointment are called by name in the Customer Service, without separate registration. Ready documents cannot be collected from Joutsa, nor the return of a driving licence at the end of a driving ban. Firearms inspections cannot be handled at Joutsa Police Station. The police duty desk receives crime reports. In Joutsa, there are no regular police duty arrangements. In criminal cases, the Police can be contacted by telephone when answering calls is possible alongside other working tasks. We recommend filing crime reports online. Have a look at our more detailed contact information and opening hours.

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.

The cost for a call to the Police is

  • the local network charge (pvm) if you call using a landline number
  • cellular phone charge (mpm) if you use a mobile phone
  • international call charge if you call from abroad.

You will pay for the call in line with your operator tariff. Waiting time is also paid for.

Street address

Länsitie 5, 19650 JOUTSA

Opening hours

Exceptions
  • 5.1.2021–31.12.2021
    Licence services are open every even week on Wednesdays 9-11 and 12-15.15 only by appointment. (No in week 22 and 48)

Phone Numbers

  • Switchboard
    +358 295 440131
  • Nationwide police customer service and bookings
    +358 295 419800
    Mon–Fri 8.00–16.15
  • Police matters
    +358 295 414776
  • The orders of pre-trial investigation records
    +358 295 448089
    Mon–Fri 9.00–11.00

E-mails

Our services are

Lost property

The police provides a lost and found service.

Arvauskilpailulupa

Arvauskilpailun järjestäminen vaatii luvan poliisilta.

Licences pertaining to certain kinds of game machines and gaming devices

You can apply for a licence for game machines, gaming devices and hand-operated wheels of fortune from the local police department.

Non-money lottery licences

Running non-money lotteries requires a licence from the police.

Non-money prize machine licence

Keeping non-money prize machines available is subject to a licence.

Notification of small-scale fundraising

Fundraising requires a permit from the police. It can also be arranged as small-scale fundraising, which requires a notification to the police.

Notice of a firework display

A company that has got an appropriate licence from TUKES can organise firework displays.

Rock blasting notice

The police must be notified of rock blasting work at least seven days before the blasting.

Foreigner’s identity card

The police can issue identity cards to foreign citizens who reside in Finland permanently.

Identity card

An identity card is a photographic proof of its holder’s identity. An identity card is also a valid travel document with limited rights.

Service information

Please, bring your valid passport or ID card.

Passihakemus

Passi on Suomen kansalaiselle myönnettävä matkustusasiakirja. Passi on myös todistus haltijansa henkilöllisyydestä.

Service information

Please, bring your valid passport or ID card.

Reporting an offence

The victim of a crime should file a report of the offence with the Police as soon as possible.

Approval as a guard

A person who is performing security guard duties is required to have a valid guard licence.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Approval as a temporary guard

A temporary guard licence is required for a person who is performing guard duties for up to four months.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Approval of security stewards

A person who performs security stewarding duties is required to have a valid security steward identity card.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Security officer certification

A valid security officer licence is required when a person carries out security tasks for the purpose of earning income.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Public meeting

The police must receive notification about any public meeting that is due to take place outdoors and in a public place at least 24 hours in advance.

Yleisötilaisuusasiat

Yleisötilaisuuden järjestämisestä on tehtävä kirjallinen ilmoitus järjestämispaikan poliisille.

Ajokortin erityisehdot ja luokan alentaminen

Ajokorttiluokkaa voidaan alentaa ja ajokortin erityisehtoja voidaan muuttaa, mikäli siihen ilmenee syytä.

Alkolukkoajokortti

Alkolukkoajokortti voidaan myöntää terveysperusteisena tai sille, joka on epäiltynä tai syyllistynyt rattijuopumukseen tai törkeään rattijuopumukseen.

European Firearms Pass (EFP)

The European Firearms Pass (EFP) facilitates the movement of target shooters and hunters from one EU country to another with their firearms.

Weapon licences and permits

The police grants licences and permits for the acquisition and possession of weapons and weapon parts.