Online Police Reporting System
If this is an Emergency, please call 911
Please confirm the following to find out if online reporting is right for you:
- This is not an emergency
- This is not a crime in progress
- This incident occurred within the City of Alexandria
- There are no known suspects
- You are 18 years of age or older
- This is not Graffiti
- The type of incident you wish to report is listed below
If you answered Yes to all of the above statements, you are ready to file your report online. Please make sure to turn off your pop-up blocking software before filing the report. If you answered No to any of the statements please look at our Online Police Reporting Frequently Asked Questions section, below. You may also call our non-emergency number, 703-746-4444, and choose to have certain report types taken over the phone by our Telephone Reporting Unit.
Using the Alexandria Police Department Police Online Reporting System you can report the incidents such as:
- Larceny/Theft (including larceny from a vehicle)
- Destruction or Vandalism of Property (except graffiti)
- Tampering with Auto
- Hit and Run
- Identity Theft
- Harassing, Annoying, or Obscene phone calls
- Lost Property
- Supplement to a Report Already Filed
Upon completion of this report process you will:
- See the words: "your online police report has been submitted" showing that your police report is complete.
- Be given a temporary report number.
- You will be notified by email of the permanent report number you may use to make an insurance claim
- If you provided a serial number of an item of stolen property, the item will be entered into the FBI's National Crime Information Center database. You will be notified if the Police Department recovers your property or develops a suspect in your case.
- All cases filed using the Online Police Reporting System will be reviewed.
- When reporting a crime through this system, it does not initiate an investigation by an officer, nor will an officer be assigned automatically to the case.
- Upon review, if further investigation of your case is needed, you may be contacted.
- FILING A FALSE POLICE REPORT IS A CRIME!
Be advised that it is a crime to make a false police report. If you are found to have submitted false information on this form, you will be prosecuted under Section 18.2-461 of the Code of Virginia and may be subjected to up to one year in jail and/or a fine of up to $2,500.
By starting your report you have acknowledged the statement above.