ONLINE INCIDENT REPORTING
Welcome to the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office
Citizens Online Police Reporting System
If this is an Emergency, please call 911.
Using this online citizen police report system allows you to submit a report immediately, and upon approval of your report, you will receive information on how to obtain a copy.
Please confirm the following to find out if online citizen police report filing is right for you:
This is not an emergency
This incident occurred within the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office county jurisdiction *If the incident occurred within the municipal boundaries of Frederick City, town of Thurmont, town of Brunswick, town of Walkersville, or the town of Mt. Airy, please contact those local police departments to file your report. Please note that the Maryland State Police has primary jurisdiction in the town of Walkersville.
There are no known suspects
This did not occur on a Maryland State Highway/Route *excluding MD State Route 85 & Route 355
If all of the above is correct pertaining to your incident, you are ready to file your report online. Please make sure to turn off your pop-up blocking software before filing the report. If any of the above is not correct pertaining to your incident, or you are not sure, please look at our Online Citizen Police Report Frequently Asked Questions.
Upon completion of this report process you will:
See the words: "Your online police report has been submitted" showing that your police report is complete.
Be given a temporary police report case number.
Be able to print a copy of the police report that you submitted to keep for your records.
Upon FCSO final approval, you will be able to purchase a verified police report for $5.00.
All reports filed using the Citizens Online Police Reporting System will be reviewed.
Upon review, if further investigation of your case is needed, you may be contacted.
Filing a false police report is a crime.
Using the Frederick County Sheriff's Office Police Online Citizen Reporting System,
you can report incidents such as:
Destruction of Property
Hit & Run
Patrol Check Request*
Theft from Motor Vehicle
* you may file an information only report, however there will be no verified FCSO report available for purchase
Please be sure to review the entire list with definitions and examples when you click "Start Report" below.
If your incident is not listed in the category selection list, please call the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office
(emergency 9-1-1; non-emergency 301-600-2071)
to file your report.