Police Records Bureau
The Cal State Fullerton Police Records Bureau is responsible for the control and maintenance of all police incident reports and arrest paperwork. Business hours for the Records Bureau are 8 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday; Saturdays 8 am - 12 pm (excluding Sundays and holidays). Our administrative fee for releasing any police report is $3 dollar, which can be paid with credit card, cashier's check, or money order.
Copies of Police Reports
Copies of incident reports and traffic accident reports may be obtained through the Records Bureau. Reports are generally available 48 to 72 hours after the incident occurred. In order to obtain a copy of a report, either the requestor's name must appear in the report or a notarized authorization must be presented. Contact the Records Bureau for further details. You must provide picture identification. Certain information, which is governed by state and federal privacy laws, is always removed from the report, prior to copying. This may include, but is not limited to: addresses, phone numbers, victim information, witness information, suspect information, and medical data.