Tampa residents can now report crimes online in Spanish.
The Tampa Police Departments Desk Officer Reporting System allows citizens to file reports online. Now the platform will now be offered in Spanish.
"The Hispanic population in the City of Tampa is rapidly increasing each and every day. We at the Tampa Police Department want to ensure they have the resources needed to file a report, in their native language" -Interim Chief Ruben Delgado.
Types of crimes that can be reported:
- Criminal Mischief-Graffiti
- Criminal Mischief/Vandalism
- Fraudulent Admission Ticket
- Harassing/Threatening Phone Calls
- Illegal Dumping
- Package Thefts
- Retail Theft (shoplifting)
- Theft of Services, Supplemental Reports
- Check Forgery
- Credit/Debit Card Fraud
- Identity Theft
- Phone Scams