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Life after an auto accident can be very overwhelming, which is why we’ve created a crash report information center, to help accident victims obtain a copy of their traffic reports, as soon as possible. To start your search, fill out the form on this page and submit your accident information.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Obtain a Copy of My Raleigh Police Department Crash Report?

You can get a copy of your Raleigh police report at, or you can go through the Raleigh Police Department. The Raleigh Police Department offers two ways to get a copy of your traffic report.

Request for Reports In-Person

You can visit the RDP in person and fill out the Records Request form to obtain a copy of your motor vehicle police report. The Raleigh Police Department is located at:6716 Six Forks RoadRaleigh, NC27615For record inquiries, contact the department via phone before you attempt to pick up your report in person to ensure it’s available. Phone: 919-996-3335

Public Record Requests for Reports By Mail

For copies of crash reports, you can send a written request to the RPD to get your accident report by mail. With mail service requests, you must include payment, a self-addressed, stamped envelope, a copy of your driver’s license or another form of photo ID, and mail it to:Records Division 6716 Six Forks RoadRaleigh, NC27615

How Much Do Accident Reports Cost?

A Raleigh crash report is $10 per copy.

What Information is in a Collision Report?

  • The names and contact details for all parties involved in the motor vehicle crash
  • A diagram of the accident scene
  • The reporting law enforcement officer’s opinion regarding who they believe was at fault for the crash
  • Weather and road conditions
  • Insurance information
  • Any citations issued for traffic law violations
  • Driver’s license numbers
  • License plate numbers/VINs
  • Witness statements and contact details
  • Time, date, and location of the accident
  • Accident type
  • A description of bodily injuries sustained in the accident
  • A description of vehicle damage and personal property damage

Who Can Get an Unredacted Traffic Report?

  • All parties involved in the collision
  • The parent or legal guardian of a minor involved in the car crash
  • Vehicle owner
  • Insurance company
  • Accident attorney

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

If you were involved in a traffic accident, you may be eligible to pursue compensation in the form of an auto insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit. You must get a copy of your collision report to help prove the other driver was negligent. Traffic reports contain valuable information that can help your personal injury attorney build a strong claim. This information can include:

  • The reporting police officer’s opinion concerning which party was at fault for the collision
  • A diagram of the crash scene
  • A description of bodily injuries
  • A description of vehicle damage/property damage
  • Weather and road conditions
  • Any citations issued for violation of traffic laws

Your attorney will use the information in an incident report when building a case against the negligent driver to help you obtain the compensation you deserve for all accident-related damages.

How Can I Get My Police Crash Report Online?

At, we’ve made it our mission to help accident victims obtain copies of traffic reports, from the comfort of their homes. You can take advantage of our crash report information center to get your NC accident report as soon as it’s available by filling out the form on this page and submitting your accident information to get assistance.
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