Welcome to The Austin Police Department's online incident reporting system. This system will allow you to report a criminal incident to the police department. The entries into this system are for incidents that are not in progress and no threat of immediate harm to anyone exists. If this is an emergency please call 911.
Before you begin, please be sure to have all necessary information gathered and ready to enter.
Si necesita ayuda para reportar un crimen que no sea una emergencia, llame a “Tu Voz”: Una línea telefónica de información y referencia para la comunidad hispana. (512-974-8521)
Si tiene una emergencia, llame al 911
If you need assistance in reporting a crime that is not an emergency, call “Your Voice”: An information and referral hotline for the Hispanic Community. (512-974-8521)
If this is an emergency, call 911
Certain report types cannot be made through the APD on line reporting system. If any of the following criteria exists, please call 911 to report your incident:
- If there is an immediate threat to anyone’s life where the suspect is on-scene or currently enroute to your location
- The incident occurred outside the city limits of Austin
- You are not at least 17 years of age
- You do not have a valid drivers license or state ID card
- You do not have a valid email address
- Your incident involves family/dating violence
Gather all information about the incident. (Addresses, persons information, contact information, property descriptions including serial numbers, etc.)
What to expect: Once you submit your report, you will be assigned a Temporary Report Number. Once your report is reviewed and approved, you will be contacted via email to confirm the acceptance of the report and given a permanent APD case number. You will receive an email to explain the acceptance of the report and any follow-up action required. If your report is rejected you will be notified and the reasons for the rejection.
WARNING: Filing a False Police Report is a Crime!