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Tip Line

Information about drug activity in your neighborhood, or the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive, or any other criminal activity, email the Coatesville Police Department at citytips@coatesville.org.

You can also leave your information anonymously on a recorded tip line at 610-380-1830. Or, provide your name and number and a Detective will contact you. The Police and Community need to work together to solve the crimes in our City.

If you want to send any anonymous content to the police department, complete the form below. If you do not want to remain anonymous, be sure to include a method for being contacted.


The City of Coatesville Police Department announces the smart phone app, CoatesvillePD Tips.  The app can be downloaded for free and used with Android and iPhone devices.  Anonymous tips can be generated by using the app or by texting the keyword of Coatesville and your message to 847411.


Citizens can also register to receive alerts by text or e-mail.  By registering to receive alerts, the police department can share information regarding road closures, community events, emergencies, safety concerns, etc.


Anonymous Web tip form: 



Sign Up For Alerts:


If this is an emergency, call 9-1-1

Nature of Tip:
Date you witnessed behavior (if applicable):

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If you do not include contact information, we will have absolutely no way to contact you. This form captures no information about you, your computer, or your IP address.

e-mail me at:
Is it okay if the officer leaves a voice message?
my phone number is:
call between the hours of:and

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