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Dial 911 If a crime is in progress.      

The Rochester Police Department is looking for any information that can help resolve open active case files. We showcase the recent ones below, however to see all of them - click on the active cases tab at the top.

Submit a Tip

A Place to Report Information about a Crime in the Rochester & Olmsted Community.

Empower yourself knowing you are doing a good thing by submitting a tip to help solve a crime in the Rochester and Olmsted County area.

Tip submissions can be completely anonymous if you choose to make them so, and if your tip leads to an arrest you will get paid a cash reward.

By taking a step forward and offering your information in a safe, secure and private fashion you often are protecting yourself, protecting a loved one, protecting someone else's loved one and of course doing the right thing for your community.


If a crime is in progress dial 911 


Crime Stoppers of Minnesota provides an Alternative to Silence when it is difficult or impossible to report known information about a crime.  For over thirty years Crime Stoppers of Minnesota has been collecting tips about crime and paying rewards to help fight crime and solve cases.

The link to this Crime Stoppers Tip Form can also be found on the websites of Crime Stoppers’ partners that include law enforcement agencies and organizations

Rochester Police Department and Olmsted County Sheriff's Department are proudly and actively a part of MN Crimestoppers. If you have any information that could lead to an arrest or assist Law Enforcement in solving a crime - you are encouraged to submit a tip knowingly or anonymously.

101 4th Street Southeast
Rochester , MN
Ph: 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)

If a crime is in progress dial 911 


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