Is the graffiti on your property?
Make a graffiti vandalism report either by using our online form (select "vandalism" as the crime type) or by calling police dispatch at (916) 774-5000. A police employee will issue a case number and photograph your graffiti, in order to investigate and eventually prosecute the graffiti vandal. After your graffiti has been documented, the City of Roseville requires that you clean it up within ten days if it is visible from the public right-of-way. If you do not clean it up within ten days, City crews will remove it and bill you for the cost of removal. If the graffiti vandal is arrested and convicted, the judge will order him or her to pay restitution to property owners for the damage caused.

Is the graffiti on public property or someone else's property?
Call the Roseville Police Department's Graffiti Hotline at (916) 746-1021. anytime, day or night. City staff will document and photograph the graffiti. If it is on public property, city crews will remove it promptly. If it is on private property, city staff will notify the property owner to remove it.

If you're a victim of graffiti, please call our non-emergency line at (916) 774-5000 extension #1 to file a police report. If you're reporting observed graffiti, please fill-out the form below:
Online Graffiti Report
If you have a photo of the graffiti, you may email it to The image file must be 3MB or less and have an extension of .jpg, .jpeg or .png

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