• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: May 2018

How to Get Accident Report from the San Antonio Police Department

How to Get Your Accident Report from the San Antonio Police Department

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If you were recently involved in an auto accident that required the San Antonio Police Department, there are several ways to access your San Antonio car accident report.

San Antonio car accident reports are available by mail, phone, or online. Certified San Antonio car accident reports are also available for an additional fee.

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*This service is available to anyone involved in a collision that needs help getting their crash report. This service is not available to other law firms or insurance companies.

Receive Your Accident Report In-Person

Your first option will be in person at the San Antonio PD Headquarters (SAPD), which is located at 315 S. Santa Rosa, San Antonio, TX 78207. Here, you can purchase a copy of your San Antonio car accident report. Keep in mind, that reports cannot be purchased over the phone and it is a good idea to call ahead. You can reach them at (210) 207-7598.

The records office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Request Your Accident Report by Mail

Another option will be to request the San Antonio car accident report by mail. You will first need to download the Police Crash Report form and mail to:

San Antonio Police Department Records Office
315 S. Santa Rosa
San Antonio, TX 78207

In order for the order to process the report, you must enclose a fee of $6 and this can be cash, check, or money order. You may also request a Certified San Antonio car accident Report for $8 by sending a check or money order to:

Texas Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 12879
Austin TX 78711

Access Your Accident Report Online

To access the San Antonio car accident report online you will first need to put a request in. To begin, you must create an account through the records office portal and then fill out the prompts provided. Once you submit a request online, it is uncertain how long the request will take to process.

However, the city of San Antonio has 10 business days to provide the information or tell you when the report will be available. You can check the status of your San Antonio car accident report request through your portal account at any given time.

You can request your San Antonio car accident report here.

A few important notes about accessing a San Antonio car accident report:

  • Reports may only be available to parties directly involved in the accident
  • San Antonio car accident reports that contain redactions cannot be claimed as certified duplicates

If you were involved in a car accident recently and suffered injuries from it, you should take advantage of a free case review from our Texas Injury Lawyers to receive compensation for your injuries. Our professional team will give sound advice on getting you the most out of your car accident claim.

About the Author

Hank Stout co-founded Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm, to protect and pursue the rights of people who were harmed by the carelessness of others. Mr. Stout is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has been actively trying cases for over fifteen years. In recognition of his accomplishments and results, he has been selected by Thompson Reuters as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas) and has been selected as Lead Counsel. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

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