Stop Crime Before it Happens

Verifiable ROI - 1500:1
Agencies average $1,500 in recovered property for every $1 spent on TipSoft.

Close The Analyst/Officer Gap

True Flexibility
Give users the option to submit tips through phone, SMS text, Web, mobile applications, Facebook, or

Efficiently Allocate Resources

Proven Platform
TipSoft is backed by more than a decade of application use and development.

How it Works

TipSoft is the premier tip and intelligence solution used by law enforcement agencies, Crime Stoppers, and school district administrators for accepting and managing truly anonymous tips through Web, SMS, or Mobile platforms.

Provide Fully Anonymous Tip Submission

TipSoft allows you to increase community involvement in solving or preventing crimes as the only truly anonymous tipping platform available to law enforcement agencies and Crime Stoppers organizations.

  • SMS and Mobile tips are routed to a third-party proxy server in Canada
  • Each tip is encrypted to protect the source identity
  • Anonymity confirmed by FBI testing

Access Robust Tip Management

TipSoft is the most robust tipping platform on the market - allowing you to collect, disseminate, organize, and report on tip statistics. You can find out how many raw tips have been received, what type, which led to an arrest, the associated costs, and the real ROI. You can also enter notes, tag tips with keywords, exchange encrypted two-way messages with the tipster, and receive images and videos with each tip.

Additional Management Features:

  • Track status and priority of each tip
  • Define custom offense types for your agency
  • Query single fields or multi-field data sets
  • Lat/Lon fields are automatically assigned to facilitate the mapping of each tip based on reported address of tip incident
  • Auto-recognition of multiple tips from same address

Send Alerts to Citizens

The TipSoft Alerts module that allows your organization to communicate with the public regarding events in your area such as crime, fugitives, Amber Alerts, and emergencies through SMS or email. Public signup forms for alerts can be easily embedded directly onto your Website.

  • Generate and send alerts with one click through SMS and email.
  • Deploy alerts from desktop or mobile devices.
  • Automatically post alerts to agency Facebook and Twitter accounts.
  • Zero cost for citizens to sign up*


* Standard text messaging rates apply

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