Obtain a Copy of a Police Report
To obtain a copy of a police report that has already been filed, please follow the steps below, and a report will be mailed back to you in approximately 10 business days (not including weekends and holidays).
- Complete & Print a Request Form
- Fill out a check or money order for the following fees:
Crime Report: $2.00 deposit
Accident Report: $3.00 deposit
Police reports are $1.00 per page. If the report is longer than two pages for a crime report or longer than three pages for a traffic accident report, the Santa Monica Police Department will notify you of the additional costs to obtain the entire report.
- Mail the completed Request Form and check/money order to:
Santa Monica Police Department
333 Olympic Drive
Santa Monica, CA 90401
For more information, contact the Records Unit at 310.458.8431