Effective immediately, the Ottawa Police Service will no longer take reports over the phone for certain complaints.  Complainants shall be re-directed and strongly encouraged to utilize the online reporting application available at http://www.ottawapolice.ca/en/contact-us/Online-Reporting.asp. For those who do not have the necessary access and/or ability to submit a report online, a Call Centre agent shall take the report by telephone.

Reports affected by this new online reporting feature are:

·       Theft & Theft from Vehicle·   

.       Traffic Complaints

·       Lost Property (with a visible production number or distinct markings)

·       Mischief/Damage to Property