Do you have information about a crime?

In case of emergency, please call 9-1-1

Tips submitted through this website are encrypted, entirely confidential, completely anonymous and are processed by San Diego County Crime Stoppers.


Call in Anonymous Tips

1. Call 1-888-580-8477

2. Your phone number will not be displayed at out call center nor will your phone call be recorded.

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Anonymous Text Crime Tips

To send a text tip to Crime Stoppers follow these steps:

1. Text to 274637

2. Type “SDTips” at the beginning of your text message.

3. Type your message including as much detail as possible including name, address, vehicle, and a clear description of the crime to ensure the tip can be effectively investigated.

4. You will receive a text with a Crime Stoppers code – keep this code as it is the only reference number you will have for your tip.

To find out about the status of your tip, call our tip line in about a two weeks to find out if you are eligible for a reward with your code number.

5. Delete your message from your outbox.

Send ANONYMOUS Tips Via Web

Please provide as much information as possible to ensure law enforcement can effectively investigate this crime. Details like the suspect’s name, address, vehicle, and a clear description of the crime will expedite the investigation.

After submitting your tip, you will be provided with your own unique ID number that you will use when checking the status of your tip.

Please keep this unique ID number and log back in within the next 24-48 hours to check for follow up questions.

To log in go to:

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