Text A Tip
The new WOTIP Program in Wells and Ogunquit helps promote community safety and prevent underage drinking and drug abuse. The WOTIP Program is a completely anonymous police tip line that allows anyone to report underage drinking, illegal drug use, and other concerns that endanger youth. WOTIP uses Crimestoppers TipSoft products so citizens can send anonymous tips to the police via web, text or
When To Use WOTIP
Examples of when to use WOTIP include:
- Do you know of a party where teens are or will be drinking or using drugs?
- Are you aware of parents or other adults that are hosting parties or giving alcohol or drugs to minors?
- Do you know of a place or a person where young people are getting access to alcohol or drugs?
- Do you know about an incident at school or in
townsuch as bullying, sexting or other threats of violence?
How To Use WOTIP
We offer 3 easy ways to send an anonymous tip to the Wells and Ogunquit Police Departments:
Send a text message to 274637 (CRIMES) and include your keyword, WOTIP, at the beginning of your message.
- Mobile App
Download the free TipSubmit Mobile app on your
smart phoneand choose the Wells and Ogunquit Police or Wells High School for your agency when you submit a tip. This app allows you to send photos and videos.
Submit a tip
on lineat WOTIP Web Form.
Watch an instructional video on how to use our system.
Dial 911 For Emergencies
These tools are not for emergencies! Always Dial 911 for any
The WOTIP Program is a collaboration