City of Aiken Department of Public Safety

834 Beaufort St NE • Aiken, SC 29801 • 803-642-7620

City of Aiken Crime Tip Submission

In case of an emergency, call 911. The online tip line is for non-emergency situations.

One of the most effective resources in deterring or solving a crime is information from the community. Please contact the Aiken Department of Public Safety if you have ANY information on a crime that has been committed, is in commission or is being planned.

There are several ways you can contact us:

In person

Aiken Department of Public Safety
834 Beaufort St NE

By phone


By Email

NOTE: This email address has been designated solely to receive information from the community about criminal activity.


When submitting crime tips, provide as much of the following information as you can:

  • Who: Names and/or a description of the person/people involved.
  • What: Description of the type of crime.
  • When: Date and time of crime.
  • Where: Address or description of place.
  • Why: Motive, why crime was/is going to be committed.
  • How: What methods are going to be/were used.
  • Any other information such as a vehicle description.