File a Police Report

Welcome to the Anaheim Police Department Reporting System. If this is an Emergency please call 911. Using this online citizen police report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free. Please confirm the following to find out if online citizen police report filing is right for you:

  • This is not an Emergency?
  • This incident occurred within the Anaheim City limits?
  • There are No Known suspects?
  • This did not occur on a State Freeway?
  • This did not involve the theft of medications?
  • You MUST have a return email address in order to file the online report.
If you have questions about using this system, please call (714) 765-1997.

If you answered yes to all of the above questions, you are ready to file your report online. Please make sure to turn off your pop-up blocking software before filing the report.

Using the Anaheim Police Online Citizen Reporting System you can report the following incidents (
please choose one):

Note: The Reporting System is not available for Stolen Vehicles, Financial Fraud, Identity Theft, or Residential & Commercial Burglaries.

Upon completion of this report process you will:

  • See the words: "Your online police report has been submitted" showing that your police report is complete.
  • Be given a police report temporary number.
  • Be able to print a copy of the police report to keep for your records.
Please Note:

  • Reports submitted not meeting the online reproving criteria will be rejected.
  • All cases filed using the Citizens Online Police Reporting System will be reviewed.
  • Upon review, if further information or investigation of your case is needed, you may be contacted.
  • We accept up to six attachments as long as the combined size does not exceed 75MB, for Hit and Run Traffic Collision reports, Non-injury Traffic Collision reports, Vehicle Burglary reports, Vandalism reports, and Bicycle Registration. 
  • Filing a false police report is a crime.