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File an Incident Report

If this is an Emergency please call 911.

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Renton's online reporting allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the report free.

Incident types available for online reporting:

  • Abandoned Vehicle
  • Harassing Phone Calls
  • Identity Theft - Important information on identity theft
  • Lost Property
  • Non-injury Hit & Run Accident
  • Theft From Vehicle - stolen equipment or belongings from a vehicle
  • Theft - your property less than $1,500 taken without your permission with NO suspect information. Do not use if entry into your home/business was forced (Breaking a window, door...), call 911.
  • Vandalism - less than $1,500

DO NOT USE ON-LINE REPORTING TO REPORT:

  • Stolen vehicles
  • Stolen or lost license plates
  • Stolen or lost license plate tabs
  • Stolen or lost firearms

If you answer yes/true to the following questions, online reporting is available to you:

  • This is not an Emergency? 
  • This incident occurred within the Renton City limits?
     Note: Not all locations containing "Renton" in the mailing address are within Renton's jurisdiction.
       Please verify you are in Renton by:
       - Open our COR Map application  
       - Enter your address in the top right corner (in the teal-colored menu bar)
       - Search results will show in the left pane.  Look for a line starting with "Jurisdiction:"
       - If you are in Renton, the search results will say "Jurisdiction: RENTON"
  • There are no known suspects or evidence that could lead to the identification of a suspect?
  • None of the lost/stolen property has a serial number
  • This did not occur on Highway 167 or I-405?
  • You have an email address?

If you answered no/false to any of the questions, please look at our Frequently Asked Questions section.

Upon completion of this process you will:

  • See the words: "Your report/supplemental has been submitted" showing that your report has been submitted for approval.
  • Be able to print a copy of your submitted report to keep for your records.

Please Note:

  • All cases filed online will be reviewed.
  • Once the report has been approved, a Renton case number and a copy of the report will be emailed to you.
  • Upon review, if further investigation of your case is needed, you may be contacted.
  • Filing a false police report is a crime.
  • Reports that do not meet the above online reporting requirements will be rejected.
  • Downloadable Instructions
BY CLICKING THE START BUTTON YOU CERTIFY THAT
YOU UNDERSTAND FILING A FALSE REPORT IS A CRIME.
Start Report

 

 

We welcome your comments and/or suggestions.

Renton Police Department - 1055 South Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057 - 425.430.7500