Police Report Requests


In accordance with the Louisiana Public Records Law, La. Rev. Stat. §44:1, et seq., New Orleans Police Department strives to promptly release public records.

Request Police Report

If you are a member of the media seeking police information, please select NOPD – Media from the Department drop-down menu.

Request Police Report

You can also submit in person at the Records and Identification Division, located at 715 South Broad Street on the first floor. Operating hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00AM-3:00pm.

Fee & Payment Rules 

 View our fee schedule for a complete list of fees and payment rules. 

Records Subject to Redaction or Not Releasable

In disseminating public records and information, we must comply with current laws that regulate the release of information which would expose an individual to public disgrace or would intrude upon the individual’s right to privacy.  To ensure that privacy concerns are protected and legal standards are met, report data is “redacted” prior to being made available to the public.  The following information will not be disclosed:

  1. Employee medical records
  2. Social Security Numbers
  3. Name, address, phone number, or identity of victims of sex offenses or minor victims of any crime
  4. Rap Sheets
  5. Identity of undercover officers or confidential informers
  6. Information which would reveal undercover or intelligence operations
  7. Juvenile Court records
  8. Work Product
  9. Job performance and Grievance records of public employees
  10. Misdemeanor records that have been expunged
  11. Records of Law enforcement agencies pertaining to pending criminal investigations and prosecution

Request Accident Report

Online Accident Reports