Salem Police Department
95 Margin Street, Salem, MA 01970 •  Non-Emergency Request for Police 978-744-1212 •  Business 978-744-0171 •  In an Emergency, ALWAYS DIAL 911

Records

The Salem Police Department Records Division maintains the Department's Incident Reports and other public records documents compiled by investigating police officers.

Ms. Donna Patterson

Principle Clerk

Telephone: 978-744-0171 x133

Ms. Sally Lander

Records Clerk

Telephone: 978-744-0171 x135

Mr. Fred Greener

Finance / Records Clerk

Telephone: 978-744-0171 x130

Records Division Window Hours of Operation

Weekday Business Hours
Monday 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Tuesday 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Wednesday 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Thursday 9:00AM - 7:00PM
Friday 9:00AM - 12:00PM (Noon)
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Accident Reports

Accident reports are available via several methods.

Download Your Report Online

Click Here to download your accident report!

Please note, this service is provided as a convenience. You may as always, pickup an accident report at the station.

Fully detailed accident reports are available online shortly after the accident. You can expect your accident report to be completed usually within hours after the accident, however there may be up to a 4+ week delay before it is available online.

Receive a Copy at the Station

Accident reports may be requested at the station for a fee of $1.

At the RMV

At the time of this writing, you may receive an accident report at the RMV for $20. Please note, there is typically a short delay prior to the registry obtaining the accident report from the Police Department. Once the registry obtains the accident report, there may be an additional 4 to 12 week delay before they find/make the report available.

Accident Report Costs

Method Cost
Station Pickup $1
Postal Mail $5
Online Download $12
MA RMV $20

Vehicle For Hire

The application can be found below. See our Licensing Page for more information.

Common Records Forms

Salem Police Department 95 Margin Street, Salem, MA 01970 •  Non-Emergency Request for Police 978-744-1212 •  Business 978-744-0171 •  In an Emergency, ALWAYS DIAL 911
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