It is the mission of the Louisville Metro Police Department to deliver professional, effective services, fairly and ethically, at all times, to all people, in order to prevent crime, control crime and enhance the overall quality of life for citizens and visitors. We encourage and promote community involvement on all levels to achieve these ends.

574-LMPD was established to create a partnership between the LMPD and the community to prevent and control crime in your neighborhoods. If you are aware of a crime or wanted person in your community, you are encouraged to call 574-LMPD. You can call 574-LMPD (5673) or toll free 1-866-649-4479, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. When leaving information, you can remain anonymous or leave contact information for follow up opportunities.

You may ask yourself, "why should I get involved?" The answer is simple. Calling 574-LMPD not only helps stop crime, but it enhances the overall quality of life of everyone in your community by getting criminals, who target innocent people, off the streets. It also helps hold offenders accountable for their actions.

You can safely and anonymously submit your crime tips in several convenient ways:


  • Call 502-574-LMPD (5673) and talk on the TipLine
  • Long distance, call 1-866-649-4479 and talk on the TipLine
  • Text LMPD (with the tip) at CRIMES (274637)
  • Enter a tip on our website by clicking here
  • Download the app (TipSubmit) for Androids and iPhones

574-LMPD is an anonymous tipline.