While you explore our fresh design and features, you can still access the old website for reference.
Welcome to the Columbus Division of Police Department Citizens Online Police Reporting System. Using this internet police reporting system you will be able to report the incident without waiting and print a copy of the report for free. If you are the victim of identity theft or fraud please get and keep all papers, receipts, cancelled checks, mail from companies, etc. related to this crime. We may contact you to get these items if needed and you should keep copies for your records.
There are some groups you should get in touch with if you are the victim of identity theft or fraud, some will ask for the report number you get at the end of this online police report process.
1 (800) 525-6285
1 (888) 397-3742
Federal Trade Commission
1 (800) 680-7289
Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles
Start Citizens Online Police Report
Pick Identity Theft to start the report.
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Central Ohio Crime Stoppers
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Public Records Request
9-1-1 Emergency(PDF, 359KB)
File an Offense Report
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