• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: July 2018

How to Get Your Denton, Texas Police Department Accident Report

Denton Police Department Accident Reports

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If you were involved in a car accident in Denton, Texas, you may be interested in obtaining a copy of your Denton car accident report.

The report may be useful for any next steps you may wish to take following your car accident, including legal action.

The following information is only relevant if your accident was responded to by a Denton Police Department officer who filled out and filed a car accident report.

If your car accident was responded to by a Texas Peace Officer, information about obtaining your accident report from their department can be found here.

If you wish to obtain a copy of your Denton car accident report, there are a couple of different ways for you to do so.

We’ll get your Denton accident report for you.

Just provide the details of your accident, and we’ll track down your Denton accident report and email it to you.

*This service is available to anyone involved in a collision that needs help getting their crash report. This service is not available to other law firms or insurance companies.

Order your crash report online from the City of Denton

If you wish to obtain a copy of your accident report directly from the City of Denton, you can order your crash report online by visiting the website of the City of Denton’s Office of the City Secretary. Once on their webpage, click on “Submit a Records Request,” then “Submit Request to the Police.”

At this point, you will be prompted to create an account with your name and email, if you do not already have an existing one. Once you reach the records request page after you have created an account, select “Accident/Crash Report” under the “Type of Record(s) Requested” heading.

While none of the information in this section is required, the form asks for the case number, the date that the incident occurred on, time of the incident, the location of the incident, and officer name/or badge.

It is helpful to provide as much information as you can in this section so that your accident report can be located. Below this section is a box you are required to fill out with any further details that you believe may aid in finding your report.

Finally, you will be asked by which means you would prefer to receive your report. Those options are outlined below:

  • Electronic via Records Center
  • Copies on CD
  • Fax Copies
  • Pick-up Copies
  • Regular Mail

Other Relevant Information About Denton Car Accident Reports

  • Further questions about ordering you Denton car accident report can be directed to the City of Denton’s Office of the City Secretary at (940) 349-8309
  • While Denton’s website does not list a price for ordering records it does note that “a fee as prescribed by law or regulation will be charged for the requested documents.”
  • If you suffered injuries from a car accident in Denton you should not hesitate to take advantage of a free case review from our Texas Injury Lawyers

About the Author

Hank Stout is a founding partner at Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm. Hank earned his doctor of jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law and has been actively trying personal injury cases for over ten years. He was recognized by Thompson Reuters as a Rising Star from 2012-2014 and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas). He has earned a Superb rating by Avvo, and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

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