Arden-Arcade Accident Reports

A Fast and Simple Way to Get Your Crash Report

At, you can utilize our innovative collision report information center to get a copy of your accident report, as soon as possible. Start your search now by filling out the form on this page and submitting your accident information.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Obtain a Copy of My Crash Report?

You can get a copy of your Arden-Arcade police report at, or you can go through the Sacramento Police Department. The Sacramento Police Department does not accept phone requests for crash reports, however, the department offers three other ways to get a copy of this important document.


You can visit the Sacramento Police Departments’ website to learn how to obtain your crash report online.

By Mail

You can send a written request to the Sacramento Police Department and include accident details, a self-addressed, stamped envelope, and the appropriate fee. Send it to: Sacramento Police Department Attn: Records Report Requests5770 Freeport Blvd. Suite 100Sacramento, CA95822


You can visit the Sacramento Police Department in person and fill out a Records Request Form to obtain a copy of your crash report. You must show your valid photo ID and pay the accident report fee at the time of pick up. The Sacramento Police Department is located at: Police Headquarters – Public Safety Center5770 Freeport Blvd. Suite 100Sacramento, CA95822Contact the Records Department and speak with police department staff before you pick your report up to ensure it’s been processed, approved, and is available.
Records Department Phone: (916) 808-0620.

How Much Do Accident Reports Cost?

Sacramento Police Department accident reports are $5 to $23 per copy.

What Information is in a Collision Report?

  • The names and contact information for all involved parties
  • The police officer’s accident investigation summary, detailing which motorist the police officer believes was responsible for the crash and how and why the accident occurred.
  • A diagram of the accident site
  • Driver license numbers
  • Insurance information
  • Any arrests made
  • Incident type
  • A description of bodily injuries, vehicle damage, and personal property damage
  • The time, date, and location of the accident
  • Any citations issued
  • Police actions
  • Weather and road conditions
  • Types of crimes (if any)

Who Can Get an Unredacted Sacramento County Traffic Report?

  • All involved drivers and other involved persons, such as passengers
  • The parent or legal guardian of a minor
  • Insurance company
  • Accident lawyer/personal injury law firm
  • Vehicle owner
  • Law enforcement agency

What Other Law Enforcement Services Does the Sacramento PD Offer?

The PD offers the following services:

  • Fingerprint services
  • Arrest records
  • Crime reporting statistics and local crime mapping
  • Inmate records

Why Do I Need to Get a Copy of My Collision Police Report?

If you were involved in an auto accident that was not your fault, you might be entitled to compensation that can cover the cost of all accident-related damages. An accident report contains important details that can help strengthen your claim. This information includes the law enforcement officer’s opinion regarding which driver they believe was negligent, and how and why the accident occurred. A report also includes information regarding weather and road conditions, a description of the injuries you sustained, vehicle damage, a diagram of the accident scene, and much more. Your personal injury lawyer will use this information to build a strong case that will hold the negligent driver accountable for the harm you have suffered.

How Can I Get My Police Crash Report Online?

At, you can utilize our comprehensive crash report information center to locate a copy of your CA accident report as soon as it’s available. Searches are fast, simple, and hassle-free. Start your search now by filling out the form on this page and submitting your accident information to get assistance.

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