Crime Reporting

Due to technical issues, the Vancouver Police Department online reporting service is currently unavailable. If this is an emergency call 911. You can make a telephone report by following the instructions below:

If you have a crime to report that meets the criteria listed below, the Vancouver Police Department has personnel that are available to take crime reports over the telephone Monday-Friday between 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. (excluding holidays) at (360) 487-7355. For all emergencies, or to report a crime outside of these hours, please call 911. There is not currently a non-emergency after-hours number in Clark County.  

If you answer 'yes' to all the questions below regarding the crime you wish to report, please call (360) 487-7355 during the hours listed above to make a telephone report.  

  • This is NOT an Emergency?
  • This incident occurred within the Vancouver Police Department City limits? To confirm if an address is in the City of Vancouver you may check it here.
  • There are No Known suspects?
  • This did not occur on a State Freeway?
  • This did not involve Firearms (used by suspect or taken in theft)?
  • This did not involve the Theft of a Motor Vehicle to include a licensed trailer?
  • This does not require the submission of any evidence?
  • This is not a vehicle collision? (to report a vehicle collision please complete a Washington Vehicle Collision Report)

We apologize for any inconvenience the change to the online reporting service may have caused.