You can get reports of accidents that occurred in the last 30 days. You may request a report in person or by mail.
To make a request in person, go to the precinct where the accident occurred. You should bring a valid form of picture identification, such as a driver's license or passport, and a certified check or money order in the amount of $10 made out to the New York City Police Department.
New York State provides reports of accidents that happened more than 30 days ago.