To help deal with the increase in violent crime--Wilmington Police are reminding residents about Text-a-Tip.
If you have information about a crime or a cell phone photo of criminal activity, you can send it in and remain completely anonymous.
To email photos, go to TIP708.com.
To send in a news tip via text, residents can text CRIMES (274637). Be sure to start your text with "TIP708" and then type your message.
As always, news tips may be phoned in to crimestoppers at 1-800-531-9845, or you can call the Wilmington Police Department at 910-343-3609.