Police Report Requests

The Ankeny Police Department Records Unit handles arrest reports, accident reports, officers reports, statistical information. They also work with insurance companies and individuals that need verification of theft, vandalism, or accidents. 

To request reports/records, please email the Records Department.

Confidential Information

Examination or release of confidential information is strictly prohibited. Specific information that may not be released includes but is not limited to:

  • Peace Officer's investigative reports - commonly designated as "supplemental reports" within the Ankeny Police Department.
  • A person's social security number.
  • Intelligence data per chapter 692 of the Iowa Code.
  • Registered victim information per chapter 915 of the Iowa Code.
  • Identity of child victims per chapter 915 of the Iowa Code.
  • Results of psychological examinations.
  • Confidential informant communications.
  • Mental and health information.

Allowable Release

Examination or release of this information includes but is not limited to:

  • Incident reports
  • The date, time, specific location, and immediate facts and circumstances surrounding a crime or incident except in those unusual circumstances where disclosure would plainly and seriously jeopardize an investigation or pose a clear and present danger to the safety of an individual.

Record Fees

Record TypeFee
Incident Reports$5
Call-for-service $5
Photocopies$0.25 per page (black and white) $0.50 color copies
Digital Media$5 per DVD, $10 per USB drive
Open Records RequestActual cost of staff time to produce and/or review documents 
if time exceeds 30 minutes
Fingerprints$15 for residents, $20 for nonresidents