How to Request a Traffic Collision or Incident Report from the San Diego Harbor Police

Make sure the traffic collision occurred within the jurisdiction of the San Diego Harbor Police Department. If the incident happened on a public road or highway, it might fall under the jurisdiction of the California Highway Patrol or the local police department.


Obtain case details: Gather as much information as possible about the traffic collision, such as the date, time, location, and parties involved. Having these details will help the Harbor Police Department locate the report efficiently.


The Port of San Diego website provides information on what you will need to do to request records.

1. Download the Harbor Police Application for Release or Reports which as of August 14, 2023 can be found at this link: Application for Release of Reports.

2. The Application for Release of Report can be brought in person or mailed to the following address with a self-addressed envelope with a check or money order payable to the Port of San Diego. Cash is not accepted via mail.

3. Requests in person can be made Monday – Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Friday from 7:00 am. – 4:00 p.m. *However it should be noted that the Port of San Diego Administrative Offices and HP records are closed every alternate Friday.

4. Address for San Diego Harbor Police as of August 14, 2023 is San Diego Harbor Police, Attn: Records, 3380 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.


If you would like to discuss the information above with our experienced San Diego Personal Injury lawyers call us (619)363-2889 or email us at any time. Remember, the insurance company is NOT your friend and do NOT have your interests at heart. If you’ve been injured, call us and we’ll fight on your behalf to get you the compensation and justice you deserve!

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