Accident reports

The police provide accident reports to authorized people.

How to request a report

If you are in a car accident in Minneapolis, you can request a copy of the accident report.

We do not charge for individual accident reports.

How to file a report

Every driver in a crash involving injury, death or $1,000 or more in property damage must complete a Minnesota motor vehicle crash report. 

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety explains the filing requirements and process:

See Driver and Vehicle Services Accident Reports

Contact us

Records Information Unit

Minneapolis Police Department




Minneapolis Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday - Thursday

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Minneapolis Police Department


City Hall
350 Fifth St. S., Room 130
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

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