Receive Alerts & Report Crime

How to Report a Crime


Emergency


In the event of an emergency, call : 911
Note: You can advise the dispatcher you wish to remain anonymous and do not want to be named or contacted by the police.

Non-Emergency


If your report is not an emergency, call: 831-394-6811
Note: You can advise the dispatcher that you wish to remain anonymous and do not want to be named or contacted by the police.

Leave Message


To leave us a verbal message about a problem, call 831-899-6282. An investigator or police officer will conduct follow up.

Text Message


You may send text tips to: (274637) CRIMES
In the text field, enter SSPDTIPS, followed by your tip.

You may also text or email information anonymously by using the Seaside Police Department’s Tipsoft.com.

Tipsoft


Tipsoft.com provides concerned citizens the ability to participate in online crime reporting in a completely secure and anonymous environment. Once you’ve entered your tip into the Tipsoft system, it is forwarded directly to the Tipsoft Company where it is issued a secure, automated ID number. Your tip is then directed to the Seaside Police Department, identified only by your private ID number. At this point, an officer will reply to your ID number, keeping your identity 100% anonymous.