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How to Obtain Your Accident Report

 If you or your insurance company desires a copy of an accident report from the Edinburgh Police Department, a completed copy is typically available within two working days from the date of crash. There are three methods of obtaining your report:

By Mail

Please send a letter to the Edinburgh Police Department requesting a copy of the accident report along with the following:

  • Report Number
  • Date of crash
  • Location of crash
  • Name of driver(s)

A fee of $8.00 must accompany the request made payable by money order or check to the Edinburgh Police Department, along with an enclosed self-addressed stamped envelope for the report. 

Mailing address: 200 S Main St, Edinburgh, Indiana 46124

In Person

Copies may be obtained in person at the Edinburgh Police Department. The same information as above must be provided to the Records Office.

Hours of Operations 

Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00-12:00 pm and 1:00-5:00 pm (excluding state holidays)

Payment

Cash, money order, check or debit/credit card for the amount of $8.00.

Online

You may obtain your report online click here, if the damage was a $1,000 or more or if there was a personal injury.  These reports are available on line 24/7.  

Anytime you are involved in an accident, always contact your insurance company for them to complete a "Certificate of Compliance". Please click on link to find out more: http://www.in.gov/bmv/2372.htm

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