With our Online Crime Reporting System you can:
- Submit a report online - 24/7
- Submit a report immediately
- Print a free copy of the police report
Who can use the Online Crime Reporting System?
As long as you can answer NO to the following questions, you can use the Online Crime Reporting System.
- Is this an emergency?
- Did your incident happen outside of San Mateo city limits?
- Do you know who the suspect is?
- Did your incident happen on a state highway or freeway?
If you answered YES to any of the above questions, review our Frequently Asked Questions to see how you should proceed.
What happens when I complete the Online Form?
After you complete the online form and click the SUBMIT button, you will:
- See the words: "Your online police report has been submitted" showing 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.