Obtain a Motor Vehicle Accident Report

Motor vehicle accident reports are available 48-72 hours from the date of accident.

Accident reports can be obtained as follows:

  • Visit the New Canaan Police Department Records Division. Hours of operation are 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday. The copy fee is $.50 per page
  • Online:  Motor vehicle accident reports can be purchased online through BuyCrash.com by providing the required items:
    • State
    • Jurisdiction (Town)
    • Motor vehicle accident report # in a 10-digit format: YR00000123
    • (Example:  Case/Incident#: 22-1234 would be entered as 2200001234)