office of police complaints

Office of Police Complaints

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24-Hour-Hotline (866) 588-0569
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Toll-free hotline allows citizens to initiate police misconduct complaints 24 hours a day.

En Español
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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
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File a complaint against Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department officers.


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