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Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Obtain a Copy of My Traffic Report?

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

Public Records Request In-Person

For in-person requests, you can visit the Nashville Police Department and fill out the Records Request form to obtain a copy of your report. At this time, you must provide some form of identification, such as a government-issued ID or driver’s license, and pay the appropriate fee for the crash report.
The Nashville Police Department is located at:
Police Central Records Division
811 Anderson Ln
Suite 100
Madison, TN
37115

Contact the department by phone to determine if the report is available before you attempt to pick it up in person.
Business hours: Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 615-862-7631

Police Records Request By Mail

You can send a written request to the Nashville Police Department to obtain a copy of your motor vehicle collision report. You must provide a copy of your government-issued photo ID or driver’s license, a self-addressed, stamped envelope, and payment.
Mail your request to:
Police Central Records Division
811 Anderson Ln
Suite 100
Madison, TN
37115

Email

You can email the Nashville Police Department and fill out an online request form to obtain a copy of your traffic report. Contact the department’s customer service counter by phone to learn more.
Phone: 615-862-7631

How Much Do Accident Investigation Reports Cost?

Nashville accident reports are $12 per copy.

When Will My Motor Vehicle Accident Report Be Available?

For minor accidents, it can take ten to twelve business days to process your request. Accident reports that involve fatalities, significant property damage, or injuries may be unavailable for several weeks or months.

What Information is in an Initial Report?

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

Who Can Get an Unredacted Nashville Police Record Report?

The following parties have access to police reports:

  • All parties involved in the car crash
  • The parent or legal guardian of a minor involved in the automobile accident
  • Vehicle owner
  • Insurance company
  • Accident injury attorney/legal representative
  • Law enforcement agencies

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

If you sustained injuries and/or property damage in a motor vehicle accident that was not your fault, you may be eligible to pursue compensation in the form of an auto insurance claim or a personal injury lawsuit. Your personal injury lawyer can use important information in a Nashville crash report to help strengthen your case.
This vital information includes:

  • A description of any injuries you sustained in the crash
  • A description of damage done to your vehicle or other personal property
  • The reporting law enforcement officer’s opinion concerning who they believe was at fault for the collision
  • A diagram of the crash scene

An experienced accident injury attorney can use this information when negotiating with the other driver’s insurance company to fight for the compensation you deserve.

How Can I Get My Police Crash Report Online?

At AccidentReports.com, we can help you obtain a copy of your traffic report as soon as it’s available. You can take advantage of our crash report information center to get a copy of your TN accident report as soon as possible. Start your search now by filling out the form on this page and submitting your accident information to get assistance.

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