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Crime Fighting

For our new responsive page with updated links, please visit: New GoMilpitas page for Crime Fighting

Milpitas Citizens Online Police Reporting System

Please confirm the following to find out if online citizen police report filing is right for you:

  • This is not an Emergency?
  • This incident occurred within the Milpitas City limits?
  • There are No Known suspects?
  • This did not occur on a State Freeway?

  • If you answered yes to all of the above questions, you are ready to file your report online.

    If you do not wish to be anonymous, you may call 408-586-2400

    Crime Tip Hotline
    To report crimes anonymously to the Milpitas Police:
    Call 408-586-2500 or click the link above to report with online form.

    Milpitas Youth Crime Activity Lead Line
    Reward of $100 if report leads to an arrest:
    (866) 276-5463

    Milpitas Police Department
    1275 North Milpitas Blvd.,
    Milpitas, California 95035
    Main Phone: 408-586-2400

    Contacting Milpitas Police
    Crime Tip Line - 408-586-2500
    Neighborhood Watch Info - 408-586-2525


    Utility Scam Alert
    There was one such scam reported in Milpitas recently so I wanted to share with you the information on the flyer. Please share the flyer with your neighbors.

    All Point Bulletins

    City of Milpitas Police Department Wanted for Murder
    Below is a list of wanted persons. If you have any information about where these individuals can be found, please contact the Milpitas Police Department.

    Santa Clara County’s most wanted.
    All individuals depicted on this site should be considered innocent until proven guilty by a court of law. If you have knowledge as to the whereabouts of any of these subjects, do not attempt, under any circumstances, to apprehend any of these individuals. All individuals depicted should be considered dangerous. If located or if you have information as to their location, please contact your local law enforcement agency immediately.

    The "Most Wanted Terrorists" List
    United States Government officials have announced the creation of the "Most Wanted Terrorists" List. The first individuals placed on this list are 22 people wanted for their role in crimes committed since 1985, crimes which resulted in the death of innocent people around the world.

    Consumer Services

    Consumer Publications
    California Department of Consumer Affairs online publications regarding rights and responsibilities.

    Foundation for Taxpayer & Consumer Rights (FTCR)
    A nationally-recognized, California-based, non-profit education and advocacy organization. Our job is to fight to protect your interests every day. We provide people with the facts, not propaganda. We hold the politicians and the special interests accountable when they endanger the public.

    FTC Consumer Complaint Form
    Use this form to submit a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Bureau of Consumer Protection about a particular company or organization. This form also may be used to submit a complaint to the FTC concerning media violence. The information you provide is up to you.

    Small Claims Court of Santa Clara County
    Consumer Resource & Referral Guide to Legal Agencies for when you want your day in court.

    Crime Victim Resources

    1-800 Victims Organization
    Resources in Santa Clara County. The Victims of Crime Resource Center is located on the Pacific McGeorge School of Law campus in Sacramento, California. The Center has operated the State of California's confidential, toll-free 1-800-VICTIMS line since 1984. McGeorge students, under attorney supervision, provide information and referrals statewide to victims, their families, victim service providers, and victim advocates.

    Amber Alert Plan in California
    The CHP is ready to assist in the recovery of an abducted child with statewide notifications of child abduction information.

    California Bar Association
    Legal Referral Services in the state of California.

    Crime Victims Resource Guide
    A directory of services offered to crime victims in the County of Santa Clara. The types of services offered range from counseling and financial assistance to notification of an inmate's release.

    District Attorney, Santa Clara County
    We in the District Attorney's Office are making every effort to achieve the lowest crime rate reasonably possible while emphasizing the prosecution of violent crime. 70 West Hedding Street, West Wing, San Jose, CA 95110, Phone: 408-295-2656. More hotlines.

    Graffiti Terminators
    Graffiti Hotline: 408-408-586-3079
    Become a graffiti terminator and help beautify Milpitas.

    Santa Clara County Bar Association
    Court information, lawyer referral service, information for those in the legal profession.

    State Attorney General
    Bill Lockyer. How the Department of Justice works to ensure safety and justice for all the people of the Golden State.

    The Victim / Witness Assistance Center
    Anyone May Be a Crime Victim with needs and problems that cannot be handled by agencies of the criminal justice system. Law enforcement, prosecution and the courts must turn their attention to the process of identifying, arresting, convicting and sentencing the offender. The victim may feel left out... fearful... confused... angry.

    Data & Statistics

    Bay Area homicides 2016: Map and details
    Red dots indicate shootings, yellow dots are stabbings, blue are other methods. Click on a dot for more details of the incident. Links to the Bay Area News Group articles about the crimes are below. Find homicide maps from previous years, too.

    Criminal Justice Statistics Center
    The California Attorney General's site contains more than 5,000 statistical tables, 59 reports, 29 publications, links to federal, state, and local agency statistics, and links to other criminal statistics services.

    Documents & Forms

    This site allows YOU to prepare customized legal documents directly online. Choose any of the documents offered, complete the questions, click the "Submit" button, and the finished document is ready.

    Small Claims Forms
    Free to view and print out on your home or business printer. From the Superior Court's Small Claims Advisor.

    Domestic Violence

    Domestic Violence
    What to do and who to call if you or a friend are a victim of domestic violence in Santa Clara County.


    Bad Check Restitution Program
    In an effort to combat this problem, DA George Kennedy has organized the Bad Check Restitution Program to assist local merchants with bad check losses. The primary goal of the program is to obtain full restitution for the victim without adding to the financial burden of the criminal justice system.

    Crimes of Persuasion
    Inform the public, along with law enforcement personnel, justice officials and victim support groups on the workings and scope of telemarketing and investment fraud so that efforts can effectively be taken to minimize the impact on its victims and ensure that adequate penalties are in place to deter the perpetrators.

    Internet Crime Complaint Center
    IC3's mission is to serve as a vehicle to receive, develop, and refer criminal complaints regarding the rapidly expanding arena of cyber crime.

    Straight Talk About Telemarketing
    It's like clockwork. You sit down to dinner and the phone rings. You answer it. The caller is trying to sell you something or tell you that you've won a fabulous prize. If you're tempted by the offer, get the facts. If you don't, you may be in for a fraud.

    Identity Theft

    Defend: Recover from Identity Theft
    Take steps to respond to and recover from identity theft as soon as you suspect it.

    General Guide For Victims Of Identity Theft
    This information is provided by the Attorney General to assist individuals who are victims or suspect they may be victims of identity theft. It is intended as a general guide, not as legal advice.

    Identity Theft: Online Resources Can Help Protect You
    A checklist of what to do when your wallet/purse is stolen, by Lee Hudspeth.

    Illegal Drugs

    Anonymous Crime Tip Form
    You can play an important part in reclaiming your neighborhood from crime and illegal drug trafficking. Any information you supply will help police in their efforts to suppress drug-related activity in your area. All of the information collected will be taken seriously and is confidential. You can also remain anonymous if you wish.

    Laws & Legislation

    Milpitas, Santa Clara County and California laws that are top on our mind.

    Legal Institutions

    FBI - San Francisco Division
    The San Francisco Division operates from its headquarters office in downtown San Francisco as well as from its Resident Agencies in Concord, Eureka, Hayward, Monterey, Oakland, Palo Alto, San Jose, San Rafael, and Santa Rosa.

    Jails - Correctional Facilities
    Information and links for Elmwood Correctional Facility and the Correctional Center for Women.

    Sheriff's Office
    A very helpful and technical site. Just about everything you'll want to know about crime fighting in Santa Clara County.

    United States Courts for the Ninth Circuit
    Federal Court for appeals, bankruptcy, etc. for the Pacific states and territories. History and a "walk-through" of a typical case.


    License Look-Up Page
    The California State Department of Consumer Affairs offers this page for you to check that the professional you are considering hiring has a license in the State of California.

    Neighborhood safety Unit
    A critical component to the success of the NSU will be the deployment of "neighborhood change agents" that will help build healthy and consistent relationships with those most likely to be perpetrators, or victims of violence.

    Neighborhood Watch
    The city police will help you organize a crime prevention Neighborhood Watch program in your neighborhood. Call 408-586-2400.

    Sex Crimes

    Information and Resources for Survivors of Sexual Assault
    A General Information Guide for Women, Their Families and Counselors by Richard Alexander, Editor.

    Megan's Law
    Gives the benefit of the doubt to parents and community leaders by removing the veil of secrecy that has shrouded the whereabouts of over 64,000 registered sex offenders in California.

    San Jose Police Department High Risk Sex Offender Map
    It is illegal to use information obtained through this web site to commit a crime against a registered sex offender or to engage in discrimination or harassment against a registered sex offender. A person is authorized to use this information only to protect him / herself or a child who may be at risk.

    Sex Offender Identification Line
    Before hiring an employee or taking on a new volunteer, especially those who will be working with children or women, you may want to take advantage of this service at our local police department. 1 900 448-3000. Cost to use is $10.


    California law governing spam
    17538.4. (a) No person or entity conducting business in this state shall electronically mail (e-mail) or cause to be e-mailed documents containing unsolicited advertising material ...

    Spam Email
    To forward unwanted or deceptive spam to the FTC send it to, and be sure to include the full email header. If you think you have been taken advantage of by a spam scam, file a complaint with the FTC online at Complaints will help the FTC find and stop people who are using spam to defraud consumers.

    True Crime & Local Heros

    Harry Wu In the News
    Milpitas resident leads FBI to Chinese organ smugglers.

    Home Burglaries
    Be vigilant. Prepare. Report suspicious activity.

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