Phone Tip

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.

Phone Tip

Phone Calls - 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)


  • Toll free call from anywhere in Minnesota
  • Answered 24/7 by live person at the Crime Stoppers Call Center
  • We do not record caller ID; conversations are not recorded; we don't ask your name
  • We can accept and translate calls in any language.
  • Each caller is given their own unique Tip ID that is:
    • to be used for future contact with Crime Stoppers such as providing additional information or for checking on the status for receiving a reward.
    • to be used to get any follow up messages left by Crime Stoppers seeking more information
  • The Call Center operator will help callers to provide clarification of facts
  • The Call Center then gives your tip information to Crime Stoppers of Minnesota who shares it with the law enforcement agency best situated for follow up

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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