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New Smartphone App for Reporting Crime in Nassau

New Smartphone App for Reporting Crime in Nassau

Mineola (WALK) - Do you have information that might help police solve a crime? To report it, there's now an app for that.

Nassau police have unveiled "Text-A-Tip," a smartphone app that lets the public anonymously text tips to Nassau Crime Stoppers. Information that leads to an arrest would be eligible for a cash reward of up to $5,000.

The app allows users to send tips via text, telephone, or by submitting a tip form, all of which can be accessed by tapping a button. Visitors can also see photos of most-wanted criminals and suspects.

The Text-A-Tip app is available free on Android, iPhone and Windows platforms, and can be used by just about any smartphone that's under 2 years old. To download, search Nassau Crime Stoppers in the App Store on your phone.

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