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Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Obtain a Copy of My Lynwood Police Department Accident Report?

You can get a copy of your Lynwood police report at AccidentReports.com, or you can go through the Century Sheriff’s Station. The Century Sheriff’s Station offers two ways to get your copy.


Visit the Century Sheriff’s Station to obtain a copy of your collision report. You must provide your valid photo ID and pay the accident fee.The station is located at:11703 S. Alameda StreetLynwood, CA90262Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am to 5 pm.Phone: (323) 568-4800

Requesting Through The Mail

Send a written request and include the following:Valid notarized identificationYour signatureThe address where the report should be mailedDate of birthYour full nameSend your request to:Century Sheriff’s Station11703 S. Alameda StreetLynwood, CA90262

How Long Will it Take for a Traffic Collision Report Request to Be Processed?

In person, if your accident report is available, you will be able to receive it the same day. You can call ahead and speak with a law enforcement officer to learn if your report is ready for pick up. If you make a request, but your report has not been processed yet by the Sheriff’s Department, your report may not be available for ten to fifteen business days. Mail requests are processed in the order they are received. If you have not received your report in the mail after fifteen days, contact the department directly.

What Information is in a Traffic Accident Report?

Accident reports are legal documents that are filled out by police officers at the scene of a crash.In a collision report, you’ll find information such as:

  • The time, date, and location of the accident
  • Vehicle plate numbers
  • Insurance information
  • The names and contact details for all parties involved
  • Any citations issued
  • A diagram of the accident scene
  • Anything that may have contributed to the accident, such as road closures or a traffic jam
  • The document also details bodily injuries sustained in the crash and vehicle damage
  • The accident investigation portion of the report will detail how and why the officer believed the accident occurred if there were crimes in progress, statements from both drivers, and which party they felt was responsible.

Who Can Get A Lynwood City Unredacted Traffic Accident Report?

Eligible persons who can obtain a copy of an unredacted traffic accident report include all parties involved in the crash, insurance companies, the parent or legal guardian of a minor, accident attorneys, vehicle owners, and law enforcement agencies.

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

If you were involved in a motor vehicle crash that was not your fault, you may be entitled to pursue compensation for all accident-related expenses. Traffic accident reports contain information that can help prove liability, such as the police officer’s opinion regarding how and why the accident took place and which driver was negligent, a description of the injuries you sustained, a description of your vehicle damage, a diagram of the crash site, any traffic citations issued, weather and road conditions, and more. Your personal injury attorney will use the information in a crash report to negotiate a fair settlement with the other driver’s insurance company.

How Can I Get My Lynwood City Crash Report Online?

At AccidentReports.com, you can take advantage of our comprehensive collision report information center to obtain a copy of your California crash report as soon as possible. Searches are fast, simple, and hassle-free. To start your Lynwood police records search now, fill out the online form on this page and submit your accident information to get assistance.
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