Obtain a Copy of a Police Report

Copies of reports may be obtained through our Identification Unit. Please call (775) 353-2279 and press #4 to confirm the report is available for dissemination prior to appearing in person. Juvenile criminal information is deemed confidential and cannot be released.

Identification records services are available:

You can request copies of cases online, over the phone or mail in your request to ID Unit, Sparks Police Department, 1701 E. Prater Way, Sparks, NV 89434 

We ask for your patience during this time as there may be longer than usual waiting times. For more information please contact the Records Department at (775) 353-2243.

Tuesday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Closed on Holidays)
at 1701 E. Prater Way, Sparks NV 89434

Download the Case Requests/Public Record Request Form.

Upload Completed Request Forms Here.

When requesting an incident crime report, please have the following information available:

  • Report Number (for example: 16-12345)
  • Your Name
  • Type of Incident (traffic accident, burglary, etc.)
  • Involved person’s name(s)
  • Date and time of incident
  • Address or location of incident

***There is no charge for copies of reports that you agree to receive electronically via email.  All hard (paper) copies must be paid for in cash***

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Notice regarding COVID-19

Effective June 15th, 2020: Sparks Police will begin to open in-person Non-Essential Services. An Appointment is Required for All in-person services in our ID Unit, to be consistent with the Nevada United: Roadmap to Recovery plan. The health and safety of our community and our staff members are of the utmost importance. We ask for your patience during this difficult time as there may be longer than usual waiting times. For more information please contact the Records Department at (775) 353-2279.

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