The SPPD Records Unit mission is to provide quality customer service to members of our community, our department, and other governmental agencies within an atmosphere of individual integrity and mutual respect. The Records Unit is responsible for the accurate processing, storage, and appropriate dissemination of police report information in a timely and courteous manner, and the facilitation of the effective flow of information within the department in support of the goals and objectives of the SPPD mission.
Members of the public who wish to obtain public copies of accident and other police reports should come to the SPPD headquarters at 367 Grove Street, St. Paul, MN 55101, during public hours. Public hours are:
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - noon
The cost for copies of police reports is $0.25 per page. Questions regarding costs, directions, and other issues should be directed to the Records Unit main line at:
All requests for public data under the Minnesota Data Practices Act should be sent to:
Custodian of Records
Saint Paul Police Department
367 Grove Street
Saint Paul, MN 55101