Report Barking Dogs and Noise Complaints

Noise complaints can include barking dogs, loud vehicles, gatherings or music. 

Steps to take before reporting

​We encourage you to attempt the following options when it is reasonable and sa​fe to do so before calling the police: 

  1. ​Contact the invol​​​​ved party or property manager for resolution.

  2. Involve a community resource, such as Neighbor-to-Neighbor​.

  3. Work through your neighborhood association​.​​

Make a noise complaint

Noises in residential or public areas: Call the Salem Police Department’s non-emergency number.

Commercial or industrial noise: Contact Compliance Services at 503-588-6421 during business hours.​​

Contact us

Salem Police Department Non-Emergency Reporting
555 Liberty ST SE RM 130
Salem, OR 97301

(Option 1 for English, 2 for Spanish. Then option 3 for non-emergency crime reporting.)​