Report Requests & Online Services

Posted in Data Management

The City of White Plains Department of Public Safety and PoliceReports.us has joined forces to offer you the safest and most convenient way to obtain copies of your accident or incident report online.

  • Request A Report

    Accident Report Database

    Our Accident Report Database is updated
    Monday-Friday to ensure that your accident report is available for download within two business days of the accident date.

    The database can be easily searched by report number, accident date or by driver or registered owner name.

    Downloads are available in PDF or TIFF format.

    There is a standard $7.00 download fee for all accident reports.

    SEARCH DATABASE
  • Request A Report Service

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    For other report requests such as State Crime, Domestic Incident and Department Incident Reports, please use our Request a Report Service. Please be sure to include as much information as possible regarding your request.

    All requests must undergo a screening and approval process prior to online distribution. You will receive a disposition email along with download fee information and link to your file usually within five (5) business days.

    REQUEST A REPORT

    Please add This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as a "trusted" sender in your email client or check your junk/spam folder, if you have not received a prompt response.

  • Walk-In Requests

    Icon 08 All report requests can still be made in person at the Data Management Unit Office Monday-Friday between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

    The Data Management Unit Office is located on the Main Floor of the Public Safety Building at:

    White Plains Department of Public Safety
    77 So. Lexington Avenue
    White Plains, NY 10601

    The fee for photocopied reports is $0.25 per page.
    The fee for an Audio/Photo/Video Data CD or DVD is $25.00.

  • Public Notice

    Icon 08You have the right to see public records. Records can be seen and copied at:

    White Plains Department of Public Safety
    77 So. Lexington Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601

    The following officials will help you to exercise your right to access:

    Assistant Chief Anne FitzSimmons - (914) 422-6258

    If you are denied access to a record, you may appeal to:

    Corporation Counsel
    255 Main Street , White Plains, NY 10601
  • FREEDOM OF INFORMATION

    infoThe Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) pertains to the public's right to gain access to government records.

    This statute is  based upon a presumption of access and, since its initial enactment, has undergone significant changes based largely upon recommendations made by the NY Department of State's Committee on Open Government.

    For more information regarding the Freedom of Information Law such as Regulations, Advisory Opinions, Case Law Studies and FAQ's.
    Please visit the NY Department of State's Committee on Open Government's
    web site at www.dos.ny.gov/coog.