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City of Renton Police Modify Collision Reporting Criteria Due to Icy Conditions

November 22, 2010

For more information contact:

Kent Curry, Patrol Services Commander, 425-430-7111
Preeti Shridhar, Communications Director, 425-430-6569

RENTON:  Due to inclement weather, and until weather conditions improve, the City of Renton Police Department will only provide response to collision reports that include the following:

  • Fatality or injury;
  • Hit and run;
  • Operator impairment due to alcohol or drugs;
  • Damage to City vehicles or property;
  • Disturbance between principals;
  • Police assistance is required.

Non-injury, minor damage collisions which do not involve the factors listed above will not be investigated. Operators are requested to exchange information and complete state reports when required.