Information Services

Information Services takes reports, provides proof of a police report, provides a criminal history check, and other services such as finger printing.

Page updated on Dec 11, 2015 at 3:11 PM

For warrant information on yourself, you must appear, with ID, in person at Police Headquarters, the Information Services Section Front Desk, 3600 Wheeler Ave. Do not call - warrant information will not be discussed over the telephone. You may appear at any time to see if there is a warrant for you at the Alexandria Police Department Information Services Section.

Parties involved in reportable motor vehicle accidents, may obtain a copy of their accident report for $5.00 (exact change).

Your local Alexandria Criminal History Record will be provided to you for $10.00 (exact change), if you demonstrate that you are/were a City resident, seek employment or housing in the City, or have a local criminal record in Alexandria.  In order to obtain this information you must provide two forms of identification, one of these must be a picture ID.  You must also provide proof (lease agreement, utility bill, etc...) that you reside or resided in Alexandria.  Please call 703.746.6200 if you have any questions regarding what type of documents you need to obtain this service.  Please note that your Alexandria Criminal History Check provides information that occurred only in the City of Alexandria.  If you require a state wide check, then you need to contact Virginia State Police at 804.674.2024 for further instructions.

The below listed documents may be utilized as a form of identification:

Valid Operator's License or DMV ID
Valid Passport
Social Security Card
Birth Certificate (no copies)
Valid Military ID

Involved parties may obtain an Insurance Verification form of their police incident report for $10.00 (exact change).

If your passport from a foreign country has been lost/stolen/missing, you may report the matter to your embassy or to the INS; do not report the matter to the Alexandria Police Department.

The Information Services Section is open to the public 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM Monday-Friday; closed to the public on Weekends and Holidays.

The Alexandria Police Department Information Services Section Telephone Number - 703.746.6200.

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