Cleveland Police: Crime tip phone bank open this afternoon

Cleveland Police: Crime tip phone bank open this afternoon

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A crime tip phone bank will be open this afternoon from 1pm until 5 pm.

The call in number to this bank is 216.644.3673.

Cleveland Police are encouraging the public to call in anonymous tips on recent homicides, violent crimes, and unsolved cases.

If anyone wants to call after 5pm, they can call the police non-emergency line at 216.621.1234 or Crimestoppers at 216.252.7463.

So far, 70 people have been murdered in Cleveland in 2017. That's an increase from 2016, when there were 61 homicides at this date.

The City of Cleveland announced the phone bank earlier this week.

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