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At, we know how important it is to get a copy of your traffic accident report as soon as possible, which is why we’ve created a site that allows you to get a copy of your report the minute it’s available. 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 Report?

You can get a copy of your Chico police report at, or you can go through the Chico Police Department.The Chico Police Department offers three ways to obtain a copy of your accident report.


You can visit the Chico Police Department in person to fill out a Records Request Form. You must also show your valid photo ID and pay the appropriate fee at the time of pick up.The Chico Police Department is located at:1460 Humboldt RoadChico, CA95928Business Hours: 8 am to 5 pmContact the department before you attempt to pick up your report in person to ensure it’s available.Phone: 530.897.4900

By Mail

You can send a written request for your traffic accident report to the Chico Police Department. You must include a copy of your valid photo ID, a self-addressed, stamped envelope, and the appropriate payment.Mail your request to:1460 Humboldt RoadChico, CA95928Business Hours: 8 am to 5 pm


Visit the Chico Police Department’s website to learn how you can obtain a copy of your report online.

How Much Do Accident Reports Cost?

Chico Police Department accident reports are $4.00 per copy.

What Information is in a Collision Report?

A crash report is a legal document that’s created by a law enforcement officer who responded to the scene of an accident.In this document, you’ll find basic information such as:

  • The names and contact details of all parties involved
  • License plate numbers
  • Driver’s license numbers registration
  • Insurance information
  • The makes and models for each vehicle involved in the crash
  • Road and weather conditions
  • Diagram of the crash site
  • A description of bodily injuries
  • Accident type, such as single or multi-vehicle collision
  • A description of vehicle damage and personal property damage
  • The police officer’s accident investigation findings which detail how and why the accident took place and which driver they believe was negligent. Anything that may have contributed to the accident such as potholes, missing or broken traffic signs or traffic signals, debris on the road, or road construction
  • Actions of police officers

Who Can Get an Unredacted Chico PD Traffic Report?

  • All parties involved in the accident
  • Vehicle owners
  • The parent or legal guardian of a minor involved in the collision
  • Insurance agents
  • Accident attorneys
  • Law enforcement agencies

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

If you were involved in a catastrophic vehicle accident that was not your fault you might be eligible to receive compensation in the form of an auto insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit.Obtaining a copy of your Chico accident report is the first step toward strengthening your claim for compensation. This legal document contains vital information such as which driver the police officer believed was negligent, how and why the accident occurred, any citations issued for the violation of traffic laws, any arrests made, a description of your injuries and vehicle damage, weather and road conditions, and other important information that your personal injury attorney can use to build a strong case that will help you receive the compensation you deserve.

How Can I Get My Police Collision Report Online?

At, you can take advantage of our comprehensive crash report data center and search for a copy of your California crash report the minute 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. Fill Out the Form on this Page to Begin Your Online Accident Report Search

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