Online Reporting

DO NOT USE THIS PAGE TO REPORT "IN PROGRESS" OR JUST-OCCURRED CRIMES, TRAFFIC COLLISIONS, or EMERGENCIES.  INSTEAD, CALL 9-1-1. 

Police records personnel sitting at desks

Welcome to the Palo Alto Police Department's online reporting system!  You are able to use this system to file certain types of police reports.  If this is an emergency, or if you are trying to report a crime in progress, please call 9-1-1.

Please expand the accordions below to learn more, and then click the "Start Online Report" link below when you are ready to begin.

 

 

Additional Online Services...

Other than filing a police report using our online reporting system above, you can also use our website for the following services too: