Get Your Collision Report as Soon as it’s Available

At, you can take advantage of our crash report information center and get a copy of your report as soon as possible. Now, there’s finally a simple way to get a copy of your North Dakota crash report online, without the hassle.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Obtain a Copy of My North Dakota Traffic Crash Report?

You can get a copy of your North Dakota police report at, or you can go through the North Dakota Highway Patrol or other local law enforcement agencies. The North Dakota Highway Patrol offers two ways to get a copy of your crash report.


Visit the North Dakota Highway Patrol’s website and fill out a contact form, including your email address, to learn how to obtain a copy of your crash report online.


Visit the North Dakota Highway Patrol and fill out a Records Request Form to obtain a copy of your traffic report. The North Dakota Highway Patrol is located at:600 E Blvd Ave, Dept 504Bismarck, ND58505Contact the station before you pick up your report to ensure it’s available. Phone: 701-328-2447

How Much Do Accident Reports Cost?

A Police Department crash report in North Dakota is $7.

When Will My Initial Incident Report Be Available?

The waiting period for crash reports is seven business days. You must wait five days from the date of the accident before you request your traffic police record.

What Information is in a Police Station Collision Incident Report?

In a complete crash report, you’ll find the following information:

  • The date, time, and location of the motor vehicle crash
  • The names and contact information for all parties involved
  • A diagram of the accident scene
  • Proof of insurance information
  • Driver’s license numbers
  • License plates numbers and VINs
  • Detailed accounts from drivers regarding how the accident occurred
  • Witness statements and contact information
  • The reporting police officer’s opinion concerning who they believe was at fault for the accident
  • Description of bodily injuries sustained
  • Description of property damage-details about damages

Who Has Access to Crash Reports that are Unredacted?

  • All parties involved in the motor vehicle accident
  • Accident attorney
  • Insurance carrier representative
  • Reporting law enforcement officer
  • The parent or legal guardian of a minor involved in the accident
  • Vehicle owner
  • Personal injury lawyer

Why Can't I Locate My Investigative Report?

If you were unable to locate copies of crash reports from the North Dakota Highway Patrol, contact the following law enforcement agencies and speak to law enforcement personnel to track down your report:

  • West Fargo Police Department
  • Fargo Police Department
  • Ward County Sheriff’s Office

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

Collision police records contain information that you can use to pursue compensation from the negligent driver’s insurance company. This important information includes:

  • The opinion of the responding law enforcement officer regarding who they believe was at fault for the accident
  • A description of your accident injuries
  • Driver condition and statements made at the time of the crash
  • A description of vehicle damage and other personal property damage
  • Any contributing factors to the crash such as debris in the road, slick roads, missing or broken traffic lights or signs

And more. A qualified attorney from a personal injury law firm can use the information in a collision investigative report to strengthen your accident claim and negotiate fair compensation during the claim process that can cover the cost of damages.

How Can I Get My Police Crash Records Report Online?

At, we offer a simple, hassle-free way to get a copy of your crash report, as soon as it’s available. Now, accident victims can obtain a copy of their traffic report online and from the comfort of their home. Getting a copy of your crash report has never been easier. Start your search now by filling ou the form on this page and submitting your accident information to get assistance.Fill Out the Form on this Page to Begin Your Online Accident Report Search

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