Police Reports and Records
How to file a report
Go in person to any Kansas City Missouri Police station. A photo identification is required.
|Police Headquarters||1125 Locust||(816) 234-5100||7 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday-Friday, closed weekends and holidays (includes Bonding)|
|Central Patrol||1200 E. Linwood||(816) 234-5510||Open 24 hours|
|Metro Patrol||7601 Prospect||(816) 581-0700||The Metro Patrol Division no longer accepts walk-in or phone-in reports or accepts bonds at the station between the hours of 11 p.m. and 6 a.m.|
|East Patrol||2640 Prospect||(816) 234-5530||Open 24 hours|
|North Patrol||11000 NW Prairie View Rd.||(816) 234-5540||Open 24 hours|
|South Patrol||9701 Marion Park Drive||(816) 234-5550||Open 24 hours|
|Shoal Creek Patrol||6801 NE Pleasant Valley Rd.||(816) 413-3400||Open 24 hours|
How to request police reports
Call 816-234-5100 to check report availability, then come in person to any Kansas City Missouri Police station with photo identification.
Or request by mail at: (checks payable to “Board of Police Commissioners”)
Kansas City Missouri Police Department
Attn: Records Section/Mail Desk
Kansas City, MO 64106
Refer to the “Fees for Records” tab above for report fees and enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your request. Turn-around time for mail requests is six to eight weeks.
Traffic crash reports also can be purchased by clicking on the “Online Crash Reports” tab above. Other types of reports still must be purchased in person or by mail.
How to obtain your case report number
Call the Records Section at 816-234-5100 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed weekends and holidays (includes Bonding).
Some types of reports requests can only be fulfilled at Police Headquarters, located at 1125 Locust. These include archived police reports prior to 1999 and subpoenas.