How to Obtain Information from the Rockford Police Department

Accident Report Requests

Accident reports are available for purchase online at the LexisNexis BuyCrash website for $13 per report. Online reports are available for purchase 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

Copies of accident reports are also available from the Records Center 10 working days after the crash has been reported. Requests may be made in person or by mail. There is a $5 fee per copy. Checks must be made out to the City of Rockford

Please mail all requests to:
Attn: Records Center Division
Rockford Police Department
557 S New Towne Drive
Rockford, IL 61108

Questions on how to obtain information should be referred to the Records Division at 779-500-6451.

Freedom of Information Act 

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests can be made through our Online Portal 

Law Enforcement / Government Agency Records / Report Requests

(Only: Cops, Courts, Corrections)

Use the online Law Enforcement/Government Agency request form. For Non-Law Enforcement requests, please use the FOIA Request Form. 

Prices for Department Services

Freedom of Information Report (FOIA) Copies – 8.5 x 11 or 8.5 x 14, Black and WhiteFirst 50 pages free $0.15 per page
Accident Report Copies$5.00
Accident Reconstruction Copies$20.00
Summary Reports$5.00
Subpoena Fee$20.00
Individual Photographs$5.00
Digital Photo Pages$10.00
Digital Photo CDs$15.00
Video Tapes$15.00