Online FeaturesPolice Department SBPD
- Alarm Permits
Law Enforcement personnel respond to thousands of false alarm calls yearly. These unnecessary responses result in an enormous burden in manpower and expense; which in turn reduces the time available to respond to real emergencies.
- Citizens Online Police Reporting System
Use this page to file a police report online.
- Crime Activity Reports
Review the following reports online, Beat & Report Districts, Report District (Neighborhood) Calls, Report District (Neighborhood) Crime Activity, Citywide UCR Part I Crime History, and Burglary & Robbery Activity Maps.
- Community Commendation and Employee Complaint Form
A successful community relies on collaborative partnerships .This form is an opportunity for you voice to be heard. Use this link to make a commendation or complaint regarding a police department employee.
- License Your Dog
Animal licensing is an essential part of Animal Services in your community. License your pet online.
- Pay a Parking Ticket
Use this convenient online service to pay your parking ticket online.
- Request a Collision Report
As of July 1, 2011, the Santa Barbara Police Department has partnered with Docview LLC to reduce the time spent processing requests for traffic collision reports. Citizens, insurance companies and law firms representing citizens involved in traffic collisions can now purchase reports online for the people they represent.
- Request a Police Report
Reports are available through the Santa Barbara Police Department to authorized persons. To assist our department with fulfilling your need for a report, please fill out a Request for Report form completely including your signature and certification that you are the party of interest authorized to obtain a copy of the report.
- Request Public Records
Public records are available through the Santa Barbara Police Department in accordance with Government Code Section 6250 et.seq. To assist our department with fulfilling your need, written requests are encouraged, but not required. Request Forms will be processed when received and every effort to respond within 10 days will be made.
Last Updated: May 2, 2013