Obtaining Police Reports in Misdemeanor Cases

Requesting a Police Report
After you plead not guilty to charges in Municipal Court, you may contact the city attorney’s office at (406) 657-8205 to request a copy of the police report.

To request your police report, you will need to provide the following to the city attorney's office:
  • Your name
  • Case docket number
  • Date of your next court appearance
  • Description of the offense
Obtaining Your Copy
The processing time is usually three to four days. You may pick up your report at the city attorney's office in City Hall. A fee of $0.25 per page must be paid at the time you pick up your report.

Requesting a DVD Copy of a DUI Arrest
You may request a DVD copy of your DUI arrest at the Detective Division on the third floor of City Hall. There is a $35 charge per DVD.