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Tips Form

The Somerset County Prosecutor's Office has in operation a telephone number for the public to report any information concerning criminal activity 24 hours a day. Any TIPS in reference to criminal activity that has previously occurred, is continuing or may occur in the future can be reported to the TIPS line. Callers may leave an electronically recorded voice-mail message.

The toll free telephone number is:
1-888-577-TIPS (8477) or Email us at tips@888577tips.org

Information may also be forwarded using our tip-line form below. Your Name, Number and E-mail are optional. All information is confidential.

Please fill out as much of the form as you possibly can. Note that the more information you provide, the greater the chance your tip will lead to an arrest and conviction or the solving of a crime and the collection of your reward.
 

   

Primary Suspect Information

Please Enter Suspect NAME:  Last,  First, Middle

SEX: RACE: HEIGHT WEIGHT

SUSPECT  #1 GENERAL INFORMATION.

Please include the Primary Suspect's "AGE" or "DATE OF BIRTH" and include any distinguishing marks, scars, tattoos etc.  Include the primary suspects "Address"  "City" "State" "Zip Code" and any Apartment Number or Room number if applicable.

SUSPECT #1 PRIOR ARRESTS:  Does the suspect have a prior arrest and conviction record?

SUSPECT #1 PRIOR ARREST INFORMATION:  If you answered yes to the above question please enter any information about the prior arrest of suspect #1

SUSPECT #1 PLACE OF FREQUENCY:  Please enter the place of employment, school or the general hangout of the suspect

SUSPECT #1 VEHICLE INFORMATION: Please enter the  Year, Make, Model, Color, and the License Plate Number of the suspect's vehicle

Additional Suspect Information

Please enter information if there are additional suspects involved in the crime you are reporting.  If there is more than one additional suspect involved in the crime you are reporting please include the information about those suspects in the "CRIME M.O." Section below.  There is ample space in this section to list any and all additional suspects with full descriptions and information.

Please Enter Information about Suspect #2

NAME.  Last,  First, Middle

SEX: RACE: HEIGHT WEIGHT

SUSPECT #2 GENERAL INFORMATION.  

Please Include the Secondary Suspect's "AGE" or "DATE OF BIRTH" and include any distinguishing marks, scars, tattoos etc. Don't forget to include the secondary suspect's "Address"  "City" "State" "Zip Code" and any Apartment Number or Room number if applicable.

SUSPECT #2 PRIOR ARREST:  Does the suspect have a prior arrest and conviction record?

SUSPECT #2 PRIOR ARREST INFORMATION:  If you answered yes to the above question please enter any information about the prior arrest of the #1 suspect.

SUSPECT #2 PLACE OF FREQUENCY:  Please enter the place of employment, school or the general hangout of the primary suspect

SUSPECT #2 VEHICLE INFORMATION: Please enter the  Year, Make, Model, Color and the License Plate Number of the primary suspect's vehicle

Crime Information

LOCATION:  Please enter the location of the crime that is being committed (Examples Alley, Garage, Apartment etc.)

Please select the primary type of crime that is involved. If there are additional crimes connected with the primary crime, or the crime you are reporting is not listed please enter in the additional crime box.

ADDITIONAL CRIMES: please list other crimes that the suspect may be involved in.  (Example: if the suspect is a drug dealer and he/she also owns stolen weapons, or if the suspect is committing welfare fraud but is also neglecting his/her children) Explain in this section.

Crime Location

CRIME ADDRESS:  Please enter the address of the crime, if known

CRIME CITY:  Please enter the city in which the crime was, or is being committed

CRIME COUNTY: Please enter the county in which the crime was, or is being committed

CRIME STATE: Please select the state in which the crime was, or is being committed

ZIP CODE:Please enter the zip code of the crime location if known

CRIME DATE: Please enter the date that the crime occurred mm/dd/yyyy   (note; if this is an ongoing continuous crime such as drug dealing at a particular location please type in the word "ongoing"

CRIME TIME: Enter the time the crime occurred "if applicable"

APPROACH METHOD:  Please enter in the text area what you think the best method for law enforcement to approach the suspect, suspects, or the location of the crime.

DRUGS INVOLVED:  Are there drugs involved in the criminal activity

WHAT KIND OF DRUGS:  If yes to the above question please list the types of drugs that are involved

Please enter the Method of Operation (Crime M.O) for the Criminals. Don't forget additional suspect names, addresses, and locations in this area.  Please also include information about the activity and if there are possibly children present that are affected by the any ongoing criminal activity

WEAPONS INVOLVED:  Are there any weapons involved?

WEAPONS DESCRIPTION:  If yes to the above question, Please list and describe the type of weapons that are involved

WEAPONS LOCATION:  Where are the weapons kept?

DOGS:  Do the suspects have any dogs?

KINDS OF DOGS: What kinds of dogs are involved?

DOG LOCATION:  Where are the dogs kept?

GANG INVOLVEMENT:  Is the suspect or suspects involved in gangs?

GANG INVOLVEMENT INFORMATION: If you answered yes to the above question, Please enter any information you have about the particular gang, the name of the gang, their gang hangouts, and any other illegal activity that the gang may be involved in.

FOLLOW UP:  Are you willing to submit additional information if it becomes available to you?

ADD ON:  Is this information an add on (additional information) from a previous tip?

PRIOR TIP NUMBER AND DATE (please include the date of your original Tip)  If this was an add on (additional information)  please let us know once again