Records Division

Police Department Public Records Request

To submit a Public Records Request for the Police Department, including requesting copies of Police Reports, please visit this page.

Copy of an Accident Report

Accident reports may be obtained through Crashlogic website for a service fee of $16.00 per report.

Accident reports for collisions that occurred on or after May 16th, 2018 may be obtained through CrashDocs website for a service fee of $10.00 per report. Reports are generally available within 24-48 business hours.

You may also request a copy of an Accident Report at the Police Department for a fee of $10.00.

Criminal History Checks

You may contact the Washington State Patrol WATCH program to obtain criminal history information. The Police Department does not give out criminal history information.

Warrant Information

If you are inquiring about a warrant, you must contact the court that would have issued the warrant. The Police Department does not give out information on outstanding warrants.

  1. Police Department


    Physical Address
    5906 232nd Street SW
    Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

    Phone: 425-670-8260
    Fax: 425-776-5788
    Emergency: 911

    Reporting Non-Emergency
    Phone: 425-407-3999

    Hours

    Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Violations Bureau

  1. Tickets
  2. Courts/Hearings
  3. Public Defender
  4. Jail Information


Paying Tickets

You may pay fines by check, cash or credit or debit card during business hours. There is a secure Violations Payment box outside of the lobby for after-hours for payments.

Tickets must be paid within 15 days from the date they were issued.

Please note: After 15 days, tickets are forwarded to the COURT and the Police Department can no longer accept payments or requests for hearings.

Proof of Insurance

If you received a ticket for not having Proof of Insurance, and you had insurance at the time that you were stopped, you may provide proof of insurance and pay a $25 administrative fee.

If you received a ticket for another traffic violation AND for not having Proof of Insurance, but were insured at the time you were stopped, you may bring proof of insurance to the Police Department and:

  • Pay the fine amount for the other traffic violation AND a $25 Administrative fee, OR
  • Pay the $25 Administrative Fee and request a hearing for the other violation
    You may also request a court hearing for both violations with or without showing proof of insurance.
    If you did NOT have Insurance at the time that you were stopped, you may pay the fine or request a court hearing.