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Register your home or business alarm.
Register your bicycle online by filling out this form.
File a Report
Using this online police report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.
Forfeited Vehicles for Sale
The Dayton Police Department disposes of forfeited automobiles by selling them on an online auction for government surplus property.
Make Police Complaint Referral
Submit a complaint or ask a question regarding any interaction with Dayton Police you have experienced. Our Professional Standards Bureau will respond to ensure we are always providing professional, respectful and lawful service.
Obtain a Crime / Memorandum Report
Use this online tool to retrieve any incident report
Obtain a Traffic Crash Report
Locate a traffic accident report online.
Police Department Feedback
Please complete this form to provide your feedback to, or request information from, the Dayton Police Department.
Dayton Police Department Awards winners.
Register for Beat Auto Theft (BAT)
Register your vehicle for Beat Auto Theft (BAT) to assist Dayton police in recovering your vehicle in the event it's stolen.
Report a Crime
Dayton Police officers use reports to record law enforcement and crime activity that occurs in the city.
Request Officer Appearance
If you would like a Dayton Police Officer to appear or speak at your upcoming event, please fill out this form to make your request.
Request Police Service for Event
Request Police services at your next event.
Ride Along with Police
Submit a ride-along request to learn what it's like to go on patrol.
Steve Whalen Award Nomination
Each year the Steve Whalen Memorial Fund Committee selects one Dayton Police Officer for recognition as the Steve Whalen Memorial Policing Award winner. The winning officer is nominated by citizens for his or her work and dedication to our community.
Towed Vehicle Information
Vehicles that have been towed by the Dayton Police Department may be recovered by the registered owner at the Auto Recovery Unit, located in the Safety Building, 335 West 3rd Street, first floor.
Use Nuisance List
Dayton's Use Nuisance Abatement Program is a legal process by which a structure can be declared a nuisance by virtue of evidence of certain illegal activity.
When to Use 911
See some information guiding you on when it's appropriate to call 911.