Orange Police Department Traffic Accident Reports

Orange Police Accident ReportsHave you been involved in a serious traffic accident that was responded to by the Orange Police Department? If so, we recommend that you request a copy of your traffic accident report.

Victims of serious vehicle accidents often face significant financial hardship due to wage loss, property damage, and a pileup of medical bills. The police accident report contains important information that you’ll need in order to receive the maximum compensation for your losses.

Here, we’ve explained your options for obtaining a copy of your Orange Police Department accident report.

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We understand that the time following a serious traffic accident is filled with pain, shock, anxiety, and confusion. If you find yourself in this situation, we want to help. Complete the short form below and one of our qualified injury attorneys will contact you to help you track down your report.

How to Request a Copy of Your Orange Police Accident Report

According to the City of Orange’s official website, you may request a copy of your report in-person or via U.S. Mail.

Requesting Your Report In-Person

Head over to the front desk at the Orange Police Department:

Orange Police Department

1107 N. Batavia St.
Orange, CA 92867
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The front desk is open Monday through Saturday, 8am to 6pm. Make sure to bring valid government issued identification.

Requesting (and Receiving) Your Traffic Accident Report Through the Mail

You may request your traffic accident report via U.S. mail. You must include the following:

  • A legible copy of a valid government issued ID.
  • Your traffic accident information (Your report number, date and time of your accident, location, vehicle models).
  • A check for $24.00 made payable to: City of Orange.
  • A self-addressed stamped envelope.

Mail your accident report request to:

Orange Police Department
c/o Records Bureau
1107 N. Batavia St.
Orange, CA 92867

Important Items to Note About Obtaining Your Report:

  • The Orange PD does charge a $24.00 convenience fee when you request a traffic accident report both in-person and via U.S. Mail.
  • Your traffic accident report request will be reviewed for eligibility for release.
  • Accident reports may take around 10 to 15 business days, not including Fridays, to process from the date of your accident.
  • If you go in-person to the Orange PD front desk, you must present valid government issued identification and payment when picking up your accident report.
  • If you do not have your report number, or have any questions about your accident report, you may call the Records Bureau front desk within the Orange PD at 714-744-7381.

Serious Accident? You May Need to Fill Out a DMV SR-1 Form

California law requires that you fill out a DMV SR-1 Form within 10 days of your accident if:

  • There was property damage of more than $1,000
  • Anyone was injured
  • Anyone was killed

If your accident meets any of these criteria, we can help you fill out and submit your form. Please call us anytime or contact us online for help.

Aria Miran
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