Forms & Permits

The San Diego Police Department has made available several forms for citizens to use to report specific crimes, request specific services, apply for a police ride-along and a variety of other purposes.

Also available are many permits for specific business activities, police-regulated businesses as well as alarm permit applications.

Any information you provide will be held in strict confidence by the San Diego Police Department, its agents and employees. It will be used solely for the purpose of processing your requests. It will not be sold, distributed or otherwise disclosed for commercial purposes. This information may be released to third parties only with your prior written consent.

If you have additional questions about San Diego Police Department recruiting, see the Frequently Asked Questions, call (619) 531-COPS (2677) or email [email protected].

If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.

To access 9-1-1 from a cell phone or outside San Diego, call (619) 531-2065.

For 24-hour non-emergencies, call (619) 531-2000 or (858) 484-3154.