The Office of Police Complaints provides complaint forms in PDF format in a variety of languages. The form can be downloaded and filled out by typing in it or can be handwritten.
Please mail, fax or email your completed complaint form to:
Office of Police Complaints
1400 I Street, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
FAX: (202) 727-9182
Note: Be sure to sign the complaint form before sending it to the Office of Police Complaints.
Printable PDF documents:
*Please note that OPC literature states the time frame as within 45 days to file to a complaint. However, due to the enactment of new legislation (NEAR ACT) on June 30, 2016, the time frame to file a complaint has changed from 45 to 90 days.