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Welcome to the Santa Cruz Police Department Crime Tips Page. You can submit a tip anonymously online using the form below or you may call our confidential tip line. Please DO NOT use these formats for an emergency or to file a crime report. If this is a crime in progress or you are reporting on an incident where you need an officer please dial 911. 


Fill out our confidential online tip form:

Online Crime Tip Form



Anonymous information may be left on the Crime Tip Line voicemail at 831-420-5995

Thank you for your partnership in addressing crime in our community!