Crime Stoppers

 Crime Stoppers Poster
  Report Tips to Crime Stoppers FAQ's

1. Why should you give a Crime Stoppers tip?
  • You are helping to make your school a safer place.
  • Someone may need your help.
  • You could receive a cash reward.
2. How do I report a tip to Crime Stoppers during school hours?
Tell a school administrator, staff member, or officer that you would like to give a Crime Stoppers tip. You will be given a private setting to place your tip by phone or online.

3. How do I report a tip to Crime Stoppers after school hours?
Call the Crime Stoppers hotline: 817-469-TIPS (8477). A live person will be available to answer your call between 7:00 am – midnight, 7 days a week. There is no Caller ID, calls are not recorded, and you will not be required to give your name so that you can remain anonymous.

Go online to Click on “Submit a Campus Tip.” A form will pop up for you to fill out regarding the crime and the suspects involved. You may even submit a photo, if you have one. The information will be sent directly to Crime Stoppers, no personal email address is required so that you can remain anonymous.

4. What kind of information can I report to Crime Stoppers?
You can report information on any offense including but not limited to weapon possession, drugs, arson, graffiti, vandalism, theft, and assaults. You can also report information on any school violation including but not limited topossession of tobacco or alcohol. In the event of an emergency, call 9-1-1!!!

5. How does Crime Stoppers work?
Contact Crime Stoppers via phone or web. You will be given a tip number and will be told when to contact Crime Stoppers again in order to checkthe status of the reward.

After the Crime Stoppers tip is given, the school resource officer and/or the school administrator will investigate the informationprovided. If the information provided leads to an arrest or disciplinary action(detention, suspension, etc), then you will receive a cash reward. Rewardsrange from $10 - $1,000 and are determined based on the severity of thecrime.

6. How do I pick up the reward?
Tips are approved by the Crime Stoppers Board the 3rd Wednesday of every month. The rewards will be at the banks ready to be picked up the following Monday after the Crime Stoppers Board meeting. Contact Crime Stoppers to retrieve reward pick up information, which includes the bank location, a code word, and the reward amount. You will not have to show any ID or sign for a check at the bank; you will be given cash.