Obtaining Police Reports in Misdemeanor Cases

Requesting a Police Report

After you plead not guilty to charges in Municipal Court, you may contact the City Attorney’s Office at (406) 657-8205 to request a copy of the police report.

To request your police report, you will need to provide the following to the City Attorney's Office:
  • Your name
  • Case docket number
  • Date of your next court appearance
  • Description of the offense

Obtaining Your Copy

The processing time is usually three to four days. You may pick up your report at the City Attorney's Office in City Hall. A fee of $0.25 per page must be paid at the time you pick up your report.

Requesting a DVD Copy of a DUI Arrest

You may request a DVD copy of your DUI arrest at the Detective Division on the third floor of City Hall. There is a $35 charge per DVD.