Report a crime

By Telephone: Call 911, especially if it is an emergency or the crime is in progress.  For specific crimes, please see the hotlines listed on this site.

At a Precinct: Go to the precinct that covers the area where the crime occurred.  If you don’t know the precinct, you can dial 311 to help you locate the correct precinct or find your precinct here.

Report Anonymously: Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS, text TIP577, or file an on-line report  here.

When reporting a crime or incident, please be prepared to provide the following information:

*Your name (unless you wish to remain anonymous) and the phone number where you can be reached
*A description of what occurred, including date, time and location
*Number of suspect(s)
*Information on the suspect(s)- name (if you know it), a physical description and any other relevant details
*Last know location of suspect(s)