Request for a Crash Report

Online

You can request a copy of a crash report booked by the Reading Police Department by visiting the following website and entering the relavent data (e.g. incident number or date):

The Department has contracted with this third-party vendor to more effectively serve our residents and members of the public. "Get Crash Reports" has been vetted and approved as a vendor by the RMV.

In Writing

Requests for Crash Reports may also done in writing through the completion and submission of an offical form.

Fees & Turnaround Time

Pursuant to MGL. Ch 66 Sec. 10, the Reading Police Department reserves the right to impose additional fees for time needed to search for records, review them, and remove sensitive information that is not available to the Public. Once your request is submitted, we will respond to you within 10 days with an estimated cost for the report you have requested. Upon receipt of the payment, we will process your request. Requests and questions should be directed to the Chief's Records Staff at (781) 942-6769, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM.