FAQs - Online Reporting

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What do I do if online incident reporting is not right for me?

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To speak with Peel Regional Police Communications please call (905) 453-3311 who will be able to review other reporting options.

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What if this happened outside the Region of Peel? Can I still file a report using this online police citizen reporting system?

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No. If an incident took place outside the Region of Peel, please call the police service responsible for the location where the incident took place.

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What is a known suspect?

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A known suspect is when you or someone else knows the person or where to find the person who committed the crime or the licence plate number of the vehicle the suspect(s) were in.

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What if there is more than one victim (example: your wallet was stolen which also contained your child's Library Card).

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Please contact your local community station to report an incident involving multiple victims.

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Can I report a stolen vehicle or licence plate?

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No. Reports for stolen vehicles or lost or stolen licence plates, must be reported to Police in person. Please attend, in person, at your nearest Police Division, or Community Station. Click here for map of the Region of Peel.

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Can I report a lost or stolen passport or other government issued identification?

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Reports for STOLEN passports must be reported to Police in person. Please attend, in person, at your nearest Police Division, or in person at your nearest Community Station.  Click here for map of the Region of Peel.

If you have LOST your Canadian Passports in Canada, you must report it to Citizenship and Immigration Canada's Passport Program. The report needs to be submitted by phone at 1-800-567-6868, or in person at the nearest Service Canada Passport Office.

Reports for other government issued identification (drivers licence, SIN card, Health Card etc), can be reported online.

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Can I inform police that I found property that I had previously reported as lost or stolen?

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Yes. Fill out a "Supplemental Report" and in the Incident Description select "I am reporting that I found property that I had previously reported as lost or stolen."