Citizens Online Police Reporting System
Welcome to the Buena Park Police Department Citizens Online Police Reporting System. If this is an emergency, please call 9-1-1. Using this online reporting system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of it free of charge. Please confirm the following statements are accurate in order to proceed in filing your online police report:
- This is not an emergency.
- This incident occurred within the City of Buena Park.
- There are no known suspects.
- This did not occur on the freeway or the interstate.
If the above statements are accurate, you are ready to begin your online report. Please make sure to turn off your pop-up blocking software before filing the report. You may choose from the list below to begin the process.
If the above statements are inaccurate, please consult our Citizens Online Police Reporting System Frequently Asked Questions section at the bottom of this page. Alternatively, you may call (714) 562-3901 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., and speak to the Police Department's Front Counter.
Upon completion of this reporting process, you will:
See the words, "Your online police report has been submitted" indicating that your police report is complete.
Be given a police report case number.
Be able to print a copy of the police report to keep for your records.
Reports submitted not meeting the online reporting criteria will be rejected.
All cases filed using the Citizens Online Police Reporting System will be reviewed.
Upon review, if further investigation of your case is needed, you may be contacted.
Filing a false police report is a crime.
Q: What do I do if online reporting is not right for me?
A: If your incident is an emergency, call 9-1-1. If non-emergency call (714) 562-3902.
Q: If this happened in another City, can I file a report using the Citizens Online Police Reporting System?
A: No. If a crime took place outside of the City of Buena Park, please call the Police Department for that City.
Q: What is a known suspect?
A: A known suspect is when you or someone else knows the person, or where to find the person, who committed the crime or the license plate number of the vehicle the suspect(s) were in.
Q: What if this happened on the freeway or the interstate?
A: If this took place on the freeway or the interstate, please call the California Highway Patrol.