New technology optimizes the tip submission experience and effectiveness.
January 01, 2017



Galveston County Crime Stoppers is proud to announce that they have recently partnered with the Texas-based company, Anderson Software, to provide a more seamless and efficient way for students and community members to offer information to help solve and prevent crimes or other serious or life threatening matters.  Anderson Software leads the industry with its latest secure and anonymous tip acquisition and management solution, called P3 Intel.  This partnership allows Galveston County to foster a relationship between law enforcement and the public to proactively create a safer community.

Tips were previously accepted as SMS text messages using a short code and dedicated keyword.  

Galveston County Crime Stoppers will now be accepting tips by phone, the web and by way of the new free P3 Tips mobile app available on the iOS and Android platforms, greatly enhancing the mobile tip submission process.  Still completely anonymous, tips submitted through the P3 mobile app, unlike SMS text tips, have no length limitations and allow images, video and documents to be uploaded with the tip. Anderson Software’s sophistication encryption processes obscure any and all identifying information and provides assured anonymity for tipsters.


 Even without the app, there is still an easy and secure option for submitting tips from any PC or mobile browser by going to Of course, tips are still welcomed through calling our hotline (409)763-8477. Using whichever method, once a person submits a tip, they will be given a TIP ID and password. With this information they can login at and submit follow-up information, engage in real-time chat/two-way dialogue, be informed of the outcome of the tip, and access any pertinent reward information.

 Galveston County Crime Stoppers feels that utilizing Anderson Software’s P3 Tips program will enhance communications with the public, thereby building a safer and more trusting community in which everyone prospers. To further show our value of tipsters’ contribution to the community, tips leading to an arrest will result in a cash reward.

State of Texas, Recognizing Galveston County Crime Stoppers
January 28, 2016

Mr. Jorge E. Gaytan, Texas Crime Stoppers Council, presented the Galveston Crime Stoppers Board of Directors with a Certificate of Achievement, signed by  Texas Governor Rick Perry, for completing 30 years of service in the Crime Stoppers program.

Campus Crime Stoppers
September 01, 2011


You Can Make a Difference in Your School!
If you give valid information on guns, knives, other weapons, drugs, arson, terroristic activity, or on gang activity, you could be eligible for a cash reward if your tip leads to an arrest and charging of a suspect.

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