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Make a Report

Who can use this service?

If you are experiencing an emergency, please dial 9-1-1. 

The minimum requirements for filing a report online are the following:

  • The incident you are reporting is NOT an emergency
  • The incident occurred within the Unincorporated Area of San Luis Obispo County
  • There are no known suspects for the incident

What is the process?

Step 1: Making a Report

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When and where is this service offered?

You can make an online report at anytime.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I know the status of my online filed report?

A report case number will be provided to you once you have completed the online report.

Note: A valid case number will be sent via email once a supervisor has reviewed and approved your report.

What information is required for me to file my report?

The fields on the Person screen indicated with red labels as well as sex, DOB, address and phone number are required in order for your report to be considered for follow-up investigation.