How to file RTI for FIR? Can we get the xerox copy of FIR?
The police authorities are public authorities and the RTI Act is applicable to it.
The FIR is part of the record maintained by the authority and under section 2(f), you could obtain certified copies of the relevant documents and records. You could obtain this information with the concerned police station or department to which the FIR pertains.
You can submit request for information to the Public Information Officer of the concerned police station.