Per, 2014 AP 1938 (Ct. App. 5/10/2016), WI Stat. 346.70(4)(f), specifically authorizes public access to accident reports, allowing law enforcement custodians the ability to provide unredacted copies of accident reports without violating 18 U.S.C. 2721.
To request a copy of an accident report with the Sheboygan Police Department, the Federal Driver Privacy Protection Act Permissible Uses Form must be completed when making an open records request. This is for accidents that has occurred within the city limits of the City of Sheboygan, handled by the Sheboygan Police Department. This form can be mailed, faxed, or emailed.
Accident Report Fees: $1.00 when picked up, $1.50 when mailed or faxed. We do not email accident reports.
To request a copy of an accident report via the Wisconsin Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Records Division, call 1-608-266-8753. Press option “1” and follow the directions/prompts. WI DOT will send a copy of your accident report for a fee. You will need to provide your accident report number.
Phone: (920) 459-3337
Fax: (920) 459-0235
Email: SPD Records Email