To file a police report, contact non-emergency dispatch at (785) 832-7509.

To obtain a copy of a police report, visit the Records Division at the address below Monday – Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  Reports incur a $5.00 fee for the first ten pages and $.25 for each additional page that must be paid in advance.  If you wish to request a report via U.S. mail, please call to determine the cost of processing your request.  You will need to include a check in that amount plus a self-addressed and stamped envelope with your mailed request.  Reports cannot be sent via fax or email.   A minimum of three business days is required to process each request.

Lawrence Police Department Records Division
111 East 11th Street
Lawrence, KS  66044
(785) 832-7501

Police reports are generally not available until ten days from the date of the incident or accident.  Some police reports are not available due to the nature of the incident, including sex crimes, child abuse and domestic violence.