Online Police Reporting

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Welcome to Online Police Reporting

If this is an emergency, call 911.

This Online Police Reporting system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a temporary copy of the report. Please confirm the following to determine if filing an online report is right for you:

  • Is this an emergency?
  • Did this incident occur outside of Portage city limits?
  • Are there known suspects?

If you answered NO to all of the above questions, you are ready to file your report online. Please make sure pop-up blocking software is off before filing the report. 

If you answered YES to any of the above questions, please look at our Online Police Reporting FAQs section to the right. 

After you submit your online report you will:

  • See the words, "Your report has been submitted." 
  • Be given a tracking number for your report. 
  • Be able to print a temporary copy of the report for your records. 

Please note: 

  • All reports filed using the Online Police Reporting system will be reviewed. 
  • Upon review, you may be contacted if further investigation of your case is needed. 
  • Filing a false police report is a crime.

Using the Portage Online Police Reporting system you can report incidents such as:

Child Custody Violation, Private Property Traffic Crash (including Hit and Run), Lost Property, Malicious Destruction of Property, Phone Harassment, Retail Fraud, Suspicious Activity, Vandalism, and Theft.

Start a Report 2022-11-10

To file an anonymous report, call Silent Observer at (269) 343-2100 or visit