Police Department

Records Unit

Hours of Operation

Report Window

Monday - Friday 8 AM - 6 PM

Watchguard Permits

Tuesdays 10 AM - Noon
Fingerprinting is done at the same time. If you have questions about your permit or how to obtain one, please call: 

24 Hours by Phone

We are available by phone 24 hours at:
816-325-7307, and


Independence Police Department
223 N Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64055

The Records Unit is located on the first floor of the Police Headquarters building

The Independence Police Records Unit mission is to provide quality customer service to members of our community, our department, and other governmental agencies within an atmosphere of individual integrity and mutual respect. The Records Unit is responsible for the accurate processing, storage, and appropriate dissemination of police reports and criminal justice information per Federal, State and local laws in a timely and courteous manner, and the facilitation of the effective flow of information within the department.

Make A Request

We accept checks and money orders made payable to: City of Independence. If mailing your request, please provide a self addressed & stamped envelope so we can mail your request back. Please send your requests to the Independence Police Department at 223 N Memorial Dr. Independence, MO 64050. If making a request in person, we also accept cash.

If requesting multiple reports, please pay for each one separately.

Please note the cost of each type of request and instructions for how to submit payment with the form.

If you have any questions about which form you need to fill out, please contact us
at 816-325-7305.

Request a Report

Request TypeFee
Police Report $5.00
Accident Report
* Purchase accident reports taken
by officers at buycrash.com
Certified Report 
(includes affidavit)

Request a Video

Request TypeFee
In-Car Video $40.00
BAC Room Video $40.00

Requesting Photos

Request TypeFee
Photo $20.00

Ride Along

Request TypeFee
Ride Along Permit n/a
Background Check n/a

911 Call

* Please contact a daytime Supervisor at
816-325-7310 for more information.