What is a police report?

Answer A police report is an official document that provides the details of any incident or situation that is either reported to, or witnessed by, and officer. Although reports are taken for murders, robb... Read More »

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How long do you have after a car accident to report and file a claim with the at fault's persons insurance company with no police report?

With any claim, you will want to report the incident ASAP. When I've had incidents, I've always done it same day. Anyhow, your specific policy will let you know how long you have. and it's usually ... Read More »

Who is liable in a car accident where the driver at fault calls the police the other driver leaves the scene and no police report is filed?

The driver at fault is liable for the collision, regardless of the other driver's actions post-collision. The fleeing driver may later be brought up on Hit and Run or Leaving the Scene of an Accide... Read More »

What does s/72 on a police report mean?

s/72, commonly referred to as S.72, refers to Section 72 of the law unique to the specific jurisdiction in which it is enforced. In Massachusetts, for example, S.72 relates to the number of police... Read More »

What does s27 on a police report mean?

The s27 indication on a police report stands for the site-meter that was used to detect the speed the individual was going prior to being stopped. The site-meter is a tool police officers use to as... Read More »