REQUEST A POLICE REPORT


Do you need a copy of a police report? The following links will download a copy of the request form which will need to be hand delivered or mailed to the Police Department at:

Long Beach Police Department
400 West Broadway
Long Beach, CA 90802
ATTN: RECORDS DIVISION

The processing time for your report will vary depending on the incident. On average, the turn around time for your report will be three weeks.


If you are requesting information through the Freedom of Information, Open Records Act, please make your request in writing to the City Attorney's Office at:

City Attorney's Office
333 West Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90802


  • Application For Release of Traffic Collision And/Or Crime Report / Incident Information (This document should be used to receive copies of traffic collision reports for insurance companies or crime reports / incidents investigated by the Long Beach Police Department) Long Beach Police Department will charge a $20.00 fee for copies of reports. The fee will be charged for copies of all types of reports: incident reports, arrest reports, traffic collision reports and information-only reports. Victims will be exempt from the report request fee.
  • Additional Property Loss Form (This document should be used to report additional loss not included in an original crime report such as a theft or burglary reported to the Long Beach Police Department)
  • Civil Harassment Restraining Order Information (This document is in a pamphlet format. For ease in reading, print it and fold it in half lengthwise)

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