Calls are received at the local Crime Stoppers tips line phone. This phone is a stand alone instrument which does not provide caller ID, and conversations are not recorded. The Crime Stoppers sworn police  Coordinator or civilian call taker receiving the information completes the tips information form, makes initial inquiries and then passes the information to the investigating officer. Calls are accepted regarding any publicized request for information, such as "Crime of the Week" or such other crime(s) the caller has knowledge of.

By guaranteeing a caller's anonymity Crime Stoppers allows the caller to give information in a positive atmosphere without the prospect of retribution. By offering cash rewards for information leading to indictment or arrests, the program encourages otherwise reluctant callers to provide information.

Nashville Crime Stoppers, Inc.

Post Office Box 24185

Nashville, TN  37202-4185

(615) 74-CRIME (615-742-7463)

  Anyone with information concerning crimes that have occurred in Nashville-Davidson County, TN, is urged to contact Nashville [TN] Crime Stoppers at (61574-CRIME (615-74-CRIME = 615-742-7463).  Citizens can also send an electronic / mobile tip to Crime Stoppers by downloading the mobile app at or click on the link above. 

  Persons who contact Crime Stoppers will remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward that is determined by our Crime Stoppers Board of Directors.



If you are a victim of a crime in Nashville - Davidson County, TN and need to make a police report, please call the non-emergency number (615) 862-8600 to speak with the Nashville - Davidson County Police Department, or if this is a life threatening emergency, please call 911. Please be aware that Nashville Crime Stoppers is a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and we are not an emergency response dispatch center.