Last updated on June 15, 2023

File a Police Report Online

Now you can make the initial police entry / complaint, without going to the police and this facility is provided online. We may ask you to file a complaint to the police, even in the case of an Internet related issue.

This is how a police report needs to be filled without going to the Police in Sri Lanka. It is really useful for those who do not like to waste time in a police station to file the initial report. Plus the IGP has a record of your complaint. Therefore, it cannot be ignored easily. Sometimes when it is a critical situation, the police may require your presence.

In this form, the type of your complaint should be selected as “Cybercrime”.

Here is the link.

Below steps will be useful when submitting a complaint

  1. Your District
  2. Nearest Police Station
  3. Complaint Category
  4. Type your Name
  5. Address
  6. NIC Number
  7. Contact Number
  8. Email Address
  9. Complaint Subject
  10. Complaint * (Please send us your complaint in Sinhala, Tamil or English language.)
  11. I need notification about status of the complaint
  12. Enter Verification Code *
  13. Click the refresh button to generate a new one.
  14. Attachment (If you have any document or image related to the complaint, please attach)
  15. Submit

Moreover, cyber-criminal complaints that are clearly mentioned with relevant evidence (correct links, screenshots, etc.) can be handed over to the CID, or sent to “The Director, Criminal Investigation Department, Colombo 01” by registered post. Additionally, you have the option of emailing the same via . (Tel: 011 238 1045)