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How to Submit a Crime Tip

Crime prevention cannot be achieved by the police alone. Together professional law enforcement officers must work hand-in-hand with the public to fight crime and neighborhood disorder throughout our communities. As such, we depend heavily on your assistance in reporting crimes to the police. The following hotline numbers are provided for your use and convenience.


Abandoned Vehicles 800-ABANDON (222-6366)
Battered Women Hotline
310-392-8381
Child Abuse 800-540-4000
Graffiti Problems (City of L.A. 3-1-1) 800-611-CITY (2489)
Mothers Against Drunk Drivers MADD 310-215-2905
Narcotics Hotline 800-662-BUST (2878)
Narcotic Drug Abuse 800-252-6465
Rape Hotline 626-793-3385
Runaway Hotline 800-231-6946
Suicide Hotline 877-727-4747
Terrorist Threats 1-877-A-THREAT (284-7328)
24-Hour Anonymous Tip Line 1-877-LAPD 24-7
(1-877-527-3247)