Send a Tip

Help Fight Crime in Our Community

Crime prevention cannot be achieved by the police alone. Professional law enforcement officers must work hand-in-hand with the public to fight crime and disorder throughout our community. So, we depend heavily on your assistance in reporting crimes to the police.

Thank you for working with us to help make our community a safer place to live.

By Telephone

Call our TIPS line at (401) 727-7420 to report a crime tip.

This phone number is a voice mailbox that is dedicated to receiving information on criminal investigations from the public. Messages are checked on a regular basis and the information directed to the appropriate department that can handle the complaint or otherwise use the information.

You may remain anonymous or provide your name and phone number so that we can follow up with you.

If you are reporting a crime in progress, or require emergency service, please dial 9-1-1, from a phone now.

By Electric Form

You may also use this electronic form to submit information regarding suspicious, nuisance and criminal activity to the Central Falls Police Department. You may submit a tip anonymously.

If you are filling out a tip on a potential or wanted suspect, fill out as much information that you may know, including physical description, any known addresses, gang affiliations, and other locations where he/she may be found.

By Email

If you would like to submit a tip, including photo or video, via email, send to Please include as many details as you can if you are sending photos or videos, such as the physical address and names of any known persons. Please include your information if you would like a member of the Central Falls Police Department to follow up with you directly.

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