Pocatello Police Department

Pocatello Police Department

911 N 7th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho


File an Abandoned Vehicle Report

BE ADVISED:  A currently registered, operable vehicle that is legally parked in front of a private residence does not meet the abandoned vehicle criteria even if it has been parked in the same location for an extended period of time.

You must answer the following questions before filing a report:

Is the vehicle outside of Pocatello city limits, such as in Chubbuck, Bannock County, or another city?

To file your abandoned vehicle report, please provide as much information and detail as possible. Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required. Incomplete reports will not be filed. If you have any questions, please contact the Pocatello Police Department at 208-234-6100.


If you have photographs of the abandoned vehicle, please upload them below. (LIMIT: 5 files no more than 5MB each)

Drop files here or click to upload.

Reporting Party (Optional)


Incident Information

Please provide a description of the exact location where the vehicle is located, being as specific as possible.

NOTE: If the vehicle is parked on private property that is displaying signs indicating that vehicles will be towed at owner’s expense, the property owner is responsible to contact the tow company to have the vehicle removed.


Private Property Owner

Vehicle Information

Please provide as much information as possible about the vehicle.