815 Wheeler Avenue      Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Mark Hudson
Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Dr. Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043



Huntsville Area Crimestoppers Board Announce
New “Tipsoft” Program


Huntsville, Alabama (January 17, 2012) A news conference is scheduled January 18, 2012 at 09:00 a.m. The event will be held in the 1st Floor Training Room at 815 Wheeler Ave.


Huntsville Area Crimestoppers Board in partnership with the local law enforcement will unveil a new program that allows any citizen to anonymously and safely send text information to police.  The program called “Tipsoft”  — a national program privately operated by that allows the public to submit anonymous crime tips via texting, through a smartphone or online at the program’s website.


All citizens must add “53CRIME” to their text message and then submit their tip to the following number 274637(CRIMES).