How do I obtain a copy of the police report?
After getting into a car accident, obtaining a copy of the police report is very important to helping your attorney build a strong case. Below we have listed some steps to obtaining your police report:
- Contact the law enforcement agency that dealt with your accident.
- Once you call the police department, you will need to fill out a Record Request Form. You will need to turn that back into them as soon as you’re done.
- The report will then be emailed to you or mailed to your house
If you have complication talking with a police officer in regards to your case, contact your insurance company. They will be able to contact the insurance company of the other driver, who can then mail a copy of it to you.