A Straightforward and Convenient Way to Get Your Collision Report

If you were involved in an auto accident and you’re searching for an easier way to get your collision report, AccidentReports.com has the solution. You can search our online accident report information center to locate a copy for your records. Get started 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 Porterville police report at AccidentReports.com, or you can go through the Porterville Police Department. The Porterville Police Department offers two ways to get a copy of your crash report.

Public Records Request In-Person

Visit the Porterville Police Department and fill out a Records Release Form to obtain a copy of your traffic collision report. You must provide your valid photo ID and pay the fee at the time of pick up.The department is located at:350 N. D StreetPorterville, CA93257Hours of Operation: Wednesday to Friday 12 pm to 4 pmPhone: (559) 782-7428

By Mail

You can send a written request to the Porterville Police Department. You must provide accident details, such as the date and location of the accident, your full name, and the report number (if available). You will need to include a self-addressed, stamped envelope, the accident report fee, and a copy of your valid ID.Mail your request to:ATTN: Records Request350 N. D StreetPorterville, CA93257

How Much Do Accident Reports Cost?

A Porterville Police Department accident report is $15 per copy. Accepted forms of payment include check or money order for mail requests and credit card, money order, check, or cash for in-person requests.

What Information is in a Collision Report?

  • The names and contact information for each party involved
  • The time, date, and location of the accident
  • A drawn diagram of the crash, including the path, collision point, and location of the vehicles
  • The police officer’s investigation findings concerning how the accident occurred, anything that may have contributed to the accident, and which driver the officer believed may have been at-fault
  • Insurance information
  • Driver’s license numbers
  • Vehicle plate numbers
  • A description of bodily injuries
  • A description of vehicle damage and other personal property damage
  • Weather and road conditions
  • Actions of police officers

Who Can Get an Unredacted Traffic Report?

    • All parties involved


    • The parent or legal guardian of a minor


    • Accident lawyers


    • Insurance companies


    • Vehicle owners


    Law enforcement agencies

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

If you were injured in an auto accident, you may be entitled to compensation that can cover the cost of past and future medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. Obtaining a copy of your crash report can help you prove liability. Information in a crash report, such as which driver the police officer believed was at fault, statements made by the other driver following the accident, a description of your injuries and vehicle damage, and other information, can strengthen your claim. Your personal injury lawyer will use this information when negotiating with the insurance company for the settlement you deserve.

How Can I Get My Police Crash Report Online?

At AccidentReports.com, you can take advantage of our innovative accident report data center where you can search for a copy of your CA accident report as soon as it’s available. Begin your search now by filling out the form on this page and submitting your accident information to get assistance.
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