Helpful phone numbers for a variety of services within the Austin Police Department.
Police Headquarters Main Switchboard 974-5000
Homicide tip line 477-3588
Robbery tip line 974-5092
Sex Crimes tip line 974-5095
Auto Theft tip line 974-5096
North Substation 974-5500
East Substation 974-5900
South Substation 974-8200
Crime Stoppers 472-8477
Community Liaison Office 974-4700
Public Information Office 974-5017
Crime Victims Compensation
The Crime Victims Compensation Fund provides financial assistance to victims of violent crimes. Types of crimes covered are sexual assault, family violence, kidnapping, aggravated robbery, assault, homicide, child abuse, and other crimes where the victim suffers physical or emotional harm or death. Motor vehicle crimes covered include DWI, manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, aggravated assault and intoxication manslaughter.
If you would like to talk with someone about your case or receive an application, please call the Office of the Attorney General or the Crime Victim’s Compensation Fund at 936-1200 or 1-800-983-9933.
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