Report and Video Requests
If you have questions about making a request for police reports or videos, please read our Frequently Asked Questions page.
Solicita un reportaje o video en español.
Other types of reports may be purchased online, in person or by mail.
You can also call 816-234-5100 to check report availability, then come in person to any patrol division station with photo identification.
Or request by mail at: (checks payable to “Board of Police Commissioners”)
Kansas City Missouri Police Department
Attn: Criminal Records Section
Kansas City, MO 64106
Refer to Fees for Records for report fees and enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your request. The turnaround for request has increased to 8 to 12 weeks. The turnaround for online request through the (RAR) Lexis Nexis Request A Report is 12-16 weeks.
Refer to this page for information about Background Checks
How to obtain your case report number
Call the Records Section Criminal Records Section at 816-234-5100. The current hours are 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Closed weekends and holidays. The Criminal Records Section no longer has a Bond Desk.
Some types of report requests can only be fulfilled at Police Headquarters, located at 1125 Locust. These include archived police reports prior to 1999 and subpoenas.
Downloadable Request Forms
You also may download the below request forms in English, Spanish, or Vietnamese.
General Public Records Request Forms
Attorney/Insurer Records Request Forms