Police Complaints & Information

If you have witnessed or experienced a police interaction and need help documenting or reporting it, please contact us.

Santa Cruz Copwatch Forms & Information

Copwatch Incident Form

Santa Cruz Police Badge List


Santa Cruz Police Department Forms and Information

This is the form used by the Santa Cruz Police Department to initiate an investigation based on a citizen complaint. More information about the citizen complaint process can be found on the city’s website.

SCPD Transparency Portal
The SCPD Transparency Portal is designed to provide a “one-stop” portal to access public information relating to Santa Cruz Police Department, its operations, and interactions with the public.