Jacksonville Accident Reports

A Simple Way to Get Your Traffic Accident Report

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Frequently Asked Questions

How Can I Obtain a Copy of My North Jacksonville Collision Report?

You can fill out the online form at AccidentReports.com and instantly obtain a copy of your traffic accident report, or you can obtain your report from The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles in a couple of ways. The FLHSMV is in charge of accident report distribution.

Online Via the Florida Crash Portal

You can visit the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Crash Portal to obtain a copy of your accident report official records. Unfortunately, the FLHSMV is currently having issues loading accident reports from many local law enforcement agencies. If you are having issues locating a report that is over ten days old you must contact the investigating police department to request a copy directly from that agency.

By Mail

You can send a written request for your North Jacksonville traffic accident report to the FLHSMV along with the required payment. Mail your written request to: Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Crash Records2900 Apalachee Parkway, MS 28 Tallahassee, FL 32399. You can visit the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles in person and fill out a public record request form to obtain a copy of your Jacksonville police report in person. The FLHSMV is located at: Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Crash Records 2900 Apalachee Parkway, MS 28 Tallahassee, FL 32399

When Will My North Jacksonville Report Be Available?

You must wait for a minimum of ten business days following a vehicle crash before you request a copy of your collision report. If your report is still unavailable after ten business days you must contact the investigating law enforcement agency to learn more. In some cases, if there is an ongoing investigation due to a crime, fatality, personal injuries, or personal property crime, your report may be unavailable for several months.

How Much Do West Jacksonville Crash Reports Cost?

Jacksonville and Miami accident reports are $10 per report. Customers are limited to ten reports per transaction. The Florida Crash Portal charges an additional $2 for each transaction for a convenience fee. Accepted forms of payment include a money order or check which should be made out to FLHSMV. For online reports through the Florida Crash Portal, the processing time can take 4 to 6 weeks.

What if I Can't Locate My East Jacksonville Accident Report?

If you’re not sure which law enforcement agency filed your report, you can contact the FLHSMV or the following Sheriff’s Offices:

  • Duval County Sheriff’s Office
  • Clay County Sheriff’s Office

What Information is in a West Jacksonville Traffic Report?

A Florida accident report will include information such as:

  • The opinion of the responding Law Enforcement Officer regarding who they believe should be held liable for the accident
  • A description of the accident scene
  • Contact information and a mailing address and email address for all parties involved
  • Drivers license numbers for all drivers involved
  • A description of personal injuries or property damage
  • Witness statements and contact information,
  • Any contributing factors to the accident such as poor road conditions or inclement weather.
  • Traffic accident reports will also include vehicle plate numbers or VIN, insurance policy information, and the date, location, and time of the accident.

Why Do I Need to Get a Copy of My East Jacksonville Police Traffic Report?

A traffic accident report contains information that you can use to prove the other driver should be held negligent for the accident, including an unbiased opinion of the responding police officer. If you are injured or your vehicle was damaged or totaled, you can pursue compensation through an insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit. An experienced accident lawyer can help you build a strong case that will prove your claim and ensure you receive the compensation you deserve for your damages.

A Faster, Smarter Way to Get Your East Jacksonville Accident Report Now

At AccidentReports.com, you can take advantage of our easy-to-use crash report information center to search for a copy of your accident report. If you sustained serious injuries in the accident or your vehicle was totaled you may be unable to travel to your local police station or the FLHSMV to pick up a copy of your report in person. Additionally, mail requests and online requests can take over a month before they’re available. If you don’t have time to wait, AccidentReports.com can help.
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