For insurance claims or civil proceedings, you can apply for a copy of any existing collision reports the police have made or hold, or request an interview with the police officer who dealt with the road traffic collision, as long as it has been investigated.

How long does it take?

If you’re requesting a copy of the report it can take up to 12 weeks from the date that we bank your payment to process your request.

If you’re requesting the details of a third party it can take up to 21 days from the date that we bank your payment to process your request.

Please note, collision accident reports can only be released once the case has been closed.

Costs and payment

A basic 'self-report' costs £35.20.
Third party details cost £34.30.
Police report (basic) costs £99.

Fill in the form below, make your cheque payable to the ‘Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire (OPCC)’ and send to:

Criminal Justice Archive Unit
Leicestershire Police
Mansfield House
74 Belgrave Gate
Leicestershire
LE1 3GG

If you have a query or are unsure which type of report you need, please e-mail the Criminal Justice Archive Unit.