How Can We Help You?
Find A Department
Police Department Jobs
Parks and Recreation
How Do I...?
Crime in my Neighborhood - FAQ
Filing Reports and Complaints - FAQ
Firearms - FAQ
General APD & Law Enforcement - FAQ
How Do I report Drug Activity?
Job Opportunities and Recruitment at APD - FAQ
Property - FAQ
Traffic - FAQ
Anchorage Community Development Authority
Eagle River/Chugiak Parks & Recreation
Economic and Community Development
Geographic Data and Information Center
Parks and Recreation
Real Estate Department
Equal Rights Commission
Public Finance and Investments
Health and Human Services
Community and Family Health Division
Housing and Community Services
Information Technology (IT)
Administrative Hearing Office
Maintenance and Operations
Boards and Commissions
Municipal Light and Power
Office of Equal Opportunity
Office of Management and Budget
Police and Fire Medical Trust
Police and Fire Retirement System
Port of Anchorage
Project Management and Engineering
Public Works Administration
Solid Waste Services
Water and Wastewater Utility
Theft and Vehicle Break-Ins
Police Department Home Page
Report a Crime Online
APD Neighborhood Survey
Report a Homeless Camp
Community Crime Map
Sign Up for Nixle
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Join the Anchorage Police Department
File a Complaint, Commendation, or Suggestion
Citizen Police Academy
Police Report and Forms
Traffic Fine and Reports
Meet APD K9's
Frequently Asked Questions
Stay alert and aware of what's going on around you.
Always lock your car, even if leaving for only a short time.
Remove all valuables from your car.
If you must leave valuables, conceal them to ensure they are not visible. If you elect to stow items in your trunk, place them inside prior to arriving at your final destination.
Remember: Bags, backpacks, briefcases, sunglasses, clothing, keys, gym bags, electronics, purses, wallets, and small change are all tempting to a thief.
Always park in a well-lit area.
Hold purses tight to the body and carry purchases on the same arm to make it more difficult for a robber to
Avoid carrying large amounts of cash.
Do not leave firearms in your vehicle!
Most thefts occur in one's driveway, so take steps to ensure your vehicle is always locked, your driveway is well-lit and the area surrounding your residence is clear of visual obstructions.
Neighborhood Watch Program
in your area.
If you have a garage, use it.
Do not leave your vehicle unlocked, running, and unattended.
If you see anything suspicious, call the Anchorage Police Department immediately at 786-8900 or 911 in an emergency.
If you are a victim of theft without suspect information, you can file a report online at
Privacy Statement & Disclaimer
Municipal Services A-Z
OFFICIAL WEB SITE OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF ANCHORAGE, ALASKA
632 West 6th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501