Keeping Guelph Safe ... Together.

Welcome to the Guelph Police Online Reporting System

Please read this entire page before determining if the incident you wish to report qualifies for online reporting.

You should dial 9-1-1 if this incident:

  • Is an emergency
  • Is in progress
  • Poses an immediate danger to yourself or someone else

If your incident is NOT an emergency and does NOT meet all of the online reporting criteria below, call 519-824-1212 or attend to the Guelph Police Service, 15 Wyndham St. S, Guelph.
You should call police and NOT file an online report if any of the following is true:

  • If you have a known suspect
  • If you are in possession of any evidence
  • If the value of the theft, loss or property damage is more than $5,000.00
  • If the incident occurred outside of the City of Guelph
  • If someone broke into your home or business
  • If this is a motor vehicle collision
  • If this is a theft or loss of a firearm
  • If this is a theft or loss of licence plates or any Federal Government issued personal identification documents
  • If this is related to any form of personal violence including domestic violence
  • If this is related to any kind of vandalism or graffiti that could be described as hate motivated

Online reports include:

  • Damage/mischief to a vehicle (other than by a collision and under $5,000)
  • Damage/mischief to property (under $5,000)
  • Theft (under $5,000)
  • Theft from vehicle (under $5,000)
  • Lost property (under $5,000)

What you will need to file an online report:

  • The report must be filed by the owner of the lost, stolen or damaged property or by an authorized representative
  • A valid email address, complete incident address, and contact address information
  • A drivers licence, ownership and/or insurance information (if applicable)

NOTE: Filing a false police report is a criminal offense.

Once a report is submitted, you will receive a temporary reference number. We will endeavor to have your submission reviewed by an officer within 72 hours at which time an official occurrence number will be sent to you.

Note: Please turn off any pop-up blocking software before filing the report.