Billings Police Online Non-Emergency Crime Reporting Form Disclaimer

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If you have an emergency or an "in-progress" activity, call 9-1-1 and do not use this form.

Welcome to the Billings Police Department's online non-emergency crime reporting service. This service is provided for your convenience to report certain types of non-emergency crimes or incidents, as described below. This online form is for new reports only. Please do not submit supplemental information on this form. Please read all instructions before completing the form. If the crime you wish to report is not listed below, or if you have any questions, please contact Crime Prevention Center at (406) 247-8590.

Please fill out the form as completely and as accurately as possible. Please include detailed information, such as serial number, owner applied numbers or other markings, values for lost or damaged property. Also, include any partial information that you may have available. If you need to report more than one type of crime or multiple crimes, please send a separate online form for each event.

Online reports will be sent to the Crime Prevention Center located in Rimrock 2915 3 Avenue North electronically for review before a Case Report Number is assigned. The Case Report Number will be sent to you electronically or via the U.S. Postal Service, if an email address is not available once the case is reviewed. The Case Report Number will usually be sent to you within 72 hours of the time your report is submitted. If you would like a printed copy for your records, you will have to respond to the Billings Police Department located at 220 N. 27th Street Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. hours and 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. on Saturday. Please bring proper photo identification or the police report can not be released.

This form should be used for:

1. Non-emergency type reports only
2. Non-violent crimes (There was no force used and there were no injuries to anyone, and/or no weapons were involved.)
3. Crimes in which the suspect is unknown.
4. The types of crimes listed below only.

If you answer "yes" to any of the questions below, your information CANNOT be taken online. Call the Billings Communication Center at (406) 657-8200 or 9-1-1 if it is an emergency.













This online form can only be used for reporting non-emergency crimes within the city limits of Billings, Montana. You must be at least 18 years old to use this online reporting service.

If this is an emergency or you are in danger call 9-1-1.

If the crime occurred at the Airport please contact Airport Police at (406) 657-8498.

If the crime occurred at Montana State University-Billings please contact Campus Police at (406) 657-2147.

If the crime occurred outside the city limits of Billings please contact Dispatch for non-emergencies at (406) 657-8200.


False Reporting:
45-7-205. False reports to law enforcement authorities.

(1) A person commits an offense under this section if he knowingly:
(a) gives false information to any law enforcement officer with the purpose to implicate another;

(b) reports to law enforcement authorities an offense or other incident within their concern knowing that it did not occur; or

(c) pretends to furnish such authorities with information relating to an offense or incident when he knows he has no information relating to such offense or incident.

(2) A person convicted under this section shall be fined not to exceed $500 or be imprisoned in the county jail for any term not to exceed 6 months, or both.

History: En. by Sec. 1, Ch. 513, L. 1973; R.C.M. 1947, .


Reminder: If you would like an official copy of this online report you have to go to the Billings Police Department located at 220 N. 27th Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. hours Monday through Friday, and Saturday 10:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.


Disclaimer
When you provide information using this website to the Billings Police Department, a duty and/or special relationship is NOT created as to erode the public duty doctrine which creates a duty to the public as a whole but not to any specific individual. Neither Billings, Montana nor any department, other, or employee of the City of Billings, Montana warrants the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published herein, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, or services linked from this site. Portions of such information are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind and, in particular, no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, is made nor to be inferred as to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of such information. Any person or entity that relies on or uses any information obtained from this website does so at his/her own risk. Under no circumstances shall the City of Billings, Montana have liability to any person or entity for any loss or damage in whole or in part caused by, resulting from, or relating to any error caused by neglect or otherwise or any circumstances involved in procuring, collecting, compiling, interpreting, analyzing, editing, transcribing, communicating, submitting report information or delivering such information or any direct, indirect, special, consequential or incidental damages whatsoever, even if the City of Billings, Montana is advised in advance of the possibility of such damages, resulting from the use of, or inability to use this website.
Please fill out the Billings Police Online Non-Emergency Disclaimer first before starting this report.
This online form can only be used for reporting non-emergency crimes within the city limits of Billings, Montana. You must be at least 18 years old to use this online reporting service.
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Complainant Information:
Victim Information (if different from above):
Vehicle Information (if applicable):
Description of crime/incident: (Be detailed, and answer who, what, where, when, why, and how)
Reminder: If you would like an official copy of this online report you have to go to the Billings Police Department located at 220 N. 27th Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. hours Monday through Friday, and Saturday 10:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.
 
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