If you’re involved in any type of accident in Bartow County – outside the city limits of the municipalities within the County – likely you called 911 and the Bartow County Sheriff’s Department reported to the scene, taking jurisdiction over the accident. If this is the case, getting a copy of the incident or accident report from the Bartow County Sheriff’s Department is a simple exercise with a few options to choose from. We’ve reviewed the county’s policies and procedures for obtaining accident reports and have compiled the information below into a handy resource for anyone seeking this information. As always, please contact us at the Kalka Law Firm for further assistance you may need. Our demonstrated history of successful case outcomes in assisting accident victims illustrates The Kalka Law Group as your dependable ally in maneuvering through the legal complexities of your accident.

 

How Do I Get Bartow County Accident Reports Online?

Like most jurisdictions in Georgia, the Bartow County Sheriff’s Department contracts with a third party to provide instant online access to accident reports. By using the BuyCrash website, you’ll be given immediate access to your Bartow County accident report and can print or email your copy as needed. Please contact us at the Kalka Law Firm for further assistance.

Here’s how to obtain your Bartow County Sheriff’s Department Accident Report:

  1. Visit the BuyCrash website
  2. Enter the State and Jurisdiction (Bartow County Sheriff’s Department)
  3. Enter:
    1. Last Name
    2. Date of Incident
    3. ONE of the following:
      1. Report Number
      2. Driver’s License Number
      3. VIN of Involved Vehicle
  4. Pay the $13 fee
  5. Get instant access to your accident report. Download, print, email, etc.

This is the fastest and recommended way to obtain your accident report in Bartow County, GA

 

How Do I Get a Bartow County Sheriff Incident Report by Mail?

To obtain your Bartow County Sheriff’s Department accident report via mail, you must send in a completed records request form and wait to hear the status of your request. Here are the steps to obtain your accident report via mail:

  1. Complete an Open Records Request Form
  2. Mail it to the Bartow County Sheriff’s OfficeMailing Address:

Bartow County Sheriff’s Office

Records Division

ATTN: Open Records Officer

104 Zena Drive

Cartersville, GA 30121

​Once your request has been received, you will be notified within (3) three business days regarding the status of your request. If you have any questions or need help with this, please call 770-382-5050 and speak with Lieutenant Tim Hovers (Ext. 6053), Records Custodian or Rose Ann Howren (Ext. 6087).

 

How Do I Get Bartow County Police Reports in Person Near Me?

You can easily obtain a copy of your Bartow County police accident report in person – you must provide some basic information and have identification. You must also be able to visit the records department at the Bartow County Sheriff’s Department between 8:30am and 5pm Monday through Friday.

Here are the steps to obtain your Bartow County Accident Report in person:

  1. Complete an open records request form
  2. Bring your completed form to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Department, which is located at:

Bartow County Sheriff’s Office

104 Zena Drive

Cartersville, GA 30121

Office Hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday

If your report is ready, you’ll be able to take a copy with you right away

 

How Much Does It Cost to Get a Bartow County Accident Report?

If you choose to obtain your Bartow County accident report instantly online via BuyCrash – the cost is $13 for all reports in the State of Georgia. If you pick up your accident report in person at the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office, there is no fee for the first copy if you are an involved party to the accident. If you are a third party acting on behalf of an involved person, contact the records division directly to obtain information on the cost to pick up the report in person.

 

How Long Does It Take To Get the Bartow County Accident Report?

After an accident, most Bartow County Sheriff incident reports are ready within three to five days. In Bartow County, the BuyCrash system is generally the first to receive the reports and may be the fastest way to get your copy. If you call ahead to the Records Division, they can tell you if the report is ready and you can pick it up in person that same day. If you mail in the request for a copy of the Bartow County accident report, it can take 3-5 days to process your request and contact you with information on pickup or delivery of the report.

 

What Documentation Is Required to Get the Bartow County, Georgia Police Accident Report?

To obtain a copy of the Bartow County accident report online, you must have:

  • The Report/Incident number
  • VIN number of an involved vehicle
  • or the driver’s license number of an involved party
  • You will also need to provide the exact incident date.

To obtain a copy of the report in person, you must complete a copy of the Online Records Request form provided by the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office.

What Information Does the Bartow County Sheriff Incident Report Include?

The Bartow County Sheriff Incident Report usually includes the following information:

  • Date and time of the accident
  • Location of the accident
  • Type of accident (e.g., head-on collision, rear-end collision, etc.)
  • Vehicles involved in the accident
  • Drivers and passengers involved in the