Telephone Reporting Unit
The Telephone Reporting Unit (TRU) is staffed by civilian employees. Crimes with no suspect information or evidence (fingerprints, video, witnesses etc.) can be documented by the Telephone Reporting Unit.
Contact the Telephone Reporting Unit by calling (505) 768-2030.
The following are examples of reports that can be taken over the telephone:
- Auto Burglary
- Auto Theft
- Lost Items (i.e. cell phones, purse)
- Simple Assault and Battery
- Indecent Exposure
If a Telephone Reporting Unit employee unavailable, leave a message or file an online report.
Report Other Crimes
The Telephone Reporting Unit can only take reports where the identity of the suspect is unknown.
For all other reports call (505) 242-COPS.
If you have an emergency, call 911.
To make a police report for crimes within Albuquerque, call (505) 768-2030, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.