office of police complaints

Office of Police Complaints

DC Agency Top Menu

-A +A
Bookmark and Share


24-Hour-Hotline (866) 588-0569
photo of person on headset answering phone

Toll-free hotline allows citizens to initiate police misconduct complaints 24 hours a day.

En Español
image of multi-language brochures

The Office of Police Complaints has bilingual staff members and can arrange for interpreting and translating services, including sign language, where necessary.

File a Police Complaint
graphic of a complaint form and pencil

Information on how to file a complaint 

photo of two people shaking hands

A mediation service is part of the process for resolving complaints.