You may either call the Police Department at (714) 593-4485 to complete the request via phone or come to the front counter and fill out a document request. The fees associated with the request depend on the type and size of the reports being requested. The Records Bureau has up to 10 days to respond to your request. Each situation is different and you will be advised at the time of your request if you are approved or not.
Please click this LINK for information / directions to the The Fountain Valley Police Station.
Obtain a Traffic Collision Report
To better serve our citizen and insurance carriers in need of a traffic collision report, we have partnered with Lexis Nexis to securely provide on-line copies of traffic collision reports. Click on the LexisNexis icon below, to access the Lexis Nexis portal.
Before searching for a copy of a collision report, please allow a minimum of 21 days from the date of the collision to allow the report to be reviewed and approved for release. Please contact our Records Bureau at 714-593-4450 for traffic collisions resulting in a death or arrest.
If you encounter an issue with the LexisNexis site, please contact their Support Staff at 866-215-2771. Their support website, with Live Chat, is located at: LexisNexis Contact Us.