Written by attorney James Edward Monroe

Fastest way to get a motor vehicle accident report in New York

You can obtain a copy of a motor vehicle accident report from the reporting police agency or from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles by mail (using DMV Form - 198C), but it's faster and cheaper to order a report online at:

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If your motor vehicle accident occurred in Orange County, New York, you can normally pick up a copy of your accident report at the reporting police agency within approximately 14 days after the accident. Most police agencies charge a fee of $10.00 dollars, but this amount can vary. The police agencies within Orange County, New York are: New York State Police - Troop F 55 Crystal Run Road Middletown, New York 10941 845-344-5300; New York State Park Police Palisades Region Administrative Headquarters Bear Mountain, New York 10911-0427 845-786-2781; Orange County Sheriff's Office 110 Wells Farm Road Goshen, New York 10924 845-291-4033; City of Middletown Police Department 2 Jame Street Middletown, New York 10940 845-343-3151; City of Newburgh Police Department 55 Broadway Newburgh, New York 12550 845-561-3131; City of Port Jervis Police Department 14-20 Hammond Street Port Jervis, New York 12771 845-856-5101; Town of Blooming Grove Police Department 6 Horton Road Blooming Grove, New York 10914 845-496-9161; Town of Chester Police Department 1786 Kings Highway Chester, New York 10918-3013 845-469-7000 ext. 1; Town of Cornwall Police Department 183 Main Street Cornwall, New York 12518 845-534-8100; Town of Crawford Police Department 121 Route 302 Pine Bush, New York 12566 845-744-3300; Town of Deerpark Police Department 420 Route 209 Huguenot, New York 12746 845-856-4529; Town of Goshen Police Department 44 Police Drive Goshen, New York 10924 845-294-9555; Town of Highlands Police Department 35 Main Street Highland Falls, New York 10928 845-446-4010; Town of Monroe Police Department 104 Stage Road Monroe, New York 10950 845-782-8644; Town of Montgomery Police Department 110 Bracken Road Montgomery, New York 12549 845-457-9211; Town of Mount Hope Police Department 1706 Route 211 W Otisville, New York 10963 845-386-9442; Town of New Windsor Police Department 555 Union Avenue New Windsor, New York 12553 845-565-7000; Town of Newburgh Police Department 1496 Route 300 Newburgh, New York 12550 845-564-1100; Town of Tuxedo Police Department 1 Temple Drive Tuxedo, New York 10987 845-351-5111; Town of Wallkill Police Department 99 Tower Drive Middletown, New York 10941 845-692-6757; Town of Warwick Police Department 132 Kings Highway Warwick, New York 10990 845-986-3423; Town of Woodbury Police Department 386 Route 32 Highland Mills, New York 10930 845-928-2341; Village of Chester Police Department 47 Main Street Chester, New York 10918 845-469-4681; Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson Police Department 325 Hudson Street Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York 12520 845-534-4200; Village of Florida Police Department 2 Cohen Circle Florida, New York 10921 845-651-7800; Village of Goshen Police Department 1 Grand Street Goshen, New York 10924 845-294-7988; Village of Greenwood Lake Police Department 16 Church Street Greenwood Lake, New York 10925 845-477-9211; Village of Harriman Police Department 1 Maple Avenue Harriman, New York 10926 845-782-6644; Village of Highland Falls Police Department 303 Main Street Highland Falls, New York 10928 845-446-4911; Village of Maybrook Police Department 111 Schipps Lane Maybrook, New York 12543 845-427-2226; Village of Monroe Police Department 104 Stage Road Monroe, New York 10950 845-783-8644; Village of Montgomery Police Department 65 Bachelor Street Montgomery, New York 12549 845-457-3666; Village of Tuxedo Park Police Department 80 Lorillard Road Tuxedo, New York 10987 845-351-4741; Village of Walden Police Department One Municipal Square Walden, New York 12586 845-778-5595; Village of Washingtonville Police Department 38 East Main Street Washingtonville, New York 10992 845-496-9123.

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