Online Police Reporting FAQ's

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What do I do if online incident reporting is not right for me?
Answer
If your incident is an emergency call 911. If it is a non-emergency, please call 817-392-4222.

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What if this happened in another city, can I file a report using this online police reporting system?
Answer
No, if the crime took place outside of the city limits of Fort Worth, please call the police department for that city.

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What if this happened on a state freeway?
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If the incident took place outside the city limits of Fort Worth, please call that police agency or the Texas Department of Public Safety office nearest you.

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What is a known suspect?
Answer
A known suspect is when you or someone else knows the person who committed the crime or can provide the license plate number of the suspect vehicle.

Did You Know?


The Fort Worth Police Department has achieved "Recognized" status from the Texas Police Chief's Association Recognition Program. The practices cover various aspects of law enforcement: use of force, protection of citizen rights, pursuits, property and evidence management, and patrol and investigative operations.

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