Reporting a Tip

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Help keep our community safe. Report a tip today.

Emergency or time-sensitive information should be reported to the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office by calling:

The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office has collaborated with Crime Stoppers of Minnesota to provide three ways to share and report crime tips.

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Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) Confidential Web Tip Information System

Crime Stoppers is:

  • Free: There is no cost to share or report information.
  • Anonymous: Crime Stoppers will not ask for your name and conversations are not recorded. 
  • Confidential: Crime Stoppers does not record phone numbers, email addresses, IP addresses, or other information.
  • Accessible: Report information 24 hours a day, seven days a week via phone, text message, or online.

Sharing information about wanted persons

If reporting a tip about a person or persons with an arrest warrant, helpful information can include, but is not limited to:

  • Name
  • Current location
  • Friends or family
  • Place(s) of employment
  • Phone numbers or email addresses
  • Who they live with
  • Who they are dating or married to
  • Vehicles they drive, including any license plates

By providing information, a reward of up to $1,000 (if eligible) is available. Provide as much information as possible. Report on any crime or fugitive you have knowledge about, whether it has been in the news or on this site.

Standard text messaging rates may apply based on the subscriber's plan with the mobile phone carrier.

About Crime Stoppers

Crime Stoppers of Minnesota is a nonprofit group designed to serve as a separate and independent organization from law enforcement for the purpose of gathering information about crimes that may not otherwise be available to authorities, but can help to solve crimes. Crime Stoppers has been helping solve crimes for more than 30 years.

More information

For more information, including tip eligibility, please visit Crime Stoppers of Minnesota.