Welcome to the Dayton Police Department Online Police Reporting System.

If this is an Emergency please call 911.

Using this online police report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free. Please note the following:

You CAN NOT file a report if:

If you answered “Yes” to any of the above statements, you CANNOT file your report online; you must call the Dayton Police Department at 937-333-COPS (2677) where you will speak with a call evaluator so that an officer can either take your complaint over the phone or respond to take a report. Please make sure to turn off your pop-up blocking software before filing the report. If you answered "yes" to any of the questions please look at our Online Citizen Police Report Frequently Asked Questions section.

 Upon completion of this report process you will:

Please Note:

 Using the Dayton Police Department Police Online Reporting System you can report the following incidents (please choose one):

 Incident TypeDefinitionExamples
Fraud Wrongful or criminal deception intended to result in financial or personal gain. Billing for services not provided, billing for work already completed, investment schemes.
Harassing Phone Call Unwanted phone calls of an annoying, harassing or threatening nature. Repeated Hangups Immediate hang-ups, obscene language, etc. with no known suspects.
Identity Theft Obtaining someone else's personal identifying information and using it to obtain credit, goods or services. Stealing your identity Someone obtains a credit card using your S.S.N. or obtains phone service using your personal information.
Lost Property When property is missing or lost. Property that is missing, leaving items in restaurant, or missing from home.
Property Damage (Accidental) Minor property damage which is not criminal in nature under $500 loss.
(Does not include vehicle crashes)
Damage of personal property without criminal intent.
Theft (Non-Vehicle) Your property is taken or attempted to be taken without your permission.
(Other than forced entry into property)
Property known to be stolen, or attempted to be stolen may be reported. Stolen bicycles, lawn furniture, tools, etc.
(If taken from forced entry into your home, call for police dispatch)
Theft (Vehicle Related) Property is stolen from a motor vehicle or attempted theft of a motor vehicle.
(Actual stolen vehicles can not be reported on this form)
Stolen equipment or belongings from a vehicle, attempted stolen vehicles, etc.
Theft (Gas drive-off) Property (fuel) is stolen from a service station, convenience store etc. Shopper adds fuel to automobile tank, portable container, etc., and leaves business without making payment.
Vandalism The intentional act of changing, modifying or defacing public or private property. Graffiti, knocking over mail box, throwing rock through windows, etc.

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To add information or property to a police report that has already been filed, please read below before proceeding!

If you have already filed a police report, either on-line or in person with a police officer, you can use this feature to add the following information to your report:

  • Additional Property
  • Serial Numbers
  • Model Numbers
  • Additional Information

To add additional information to a report that has already been filed you will need:

  • The original citizen report number.  An example report number is FL201307091234, where FL are your first and last name initials.

If you have the required information to add additional information to your police report, please click the link below to continue:

To add additional information to a police report that has already been filed, please click here.

Please select the report type:
Please select the report type:
Further Questions (Vehicle Related):
Further Questions (Insurance Purposes):