» Gang Information
This area is designed to submit anonymous tips and information about gang activity to include videos and pictures, if applicable. Please be specific on location, activity and times occurring. If you would like someone to contact you regarding the information you posted, please provide a confidential telephone number or email address. All contact information, unless specifically noted is anonymous and encrypted. Other questions or information can be referred to the Newton County Sheriff's Office at (678) 625-1400.
Gangs or Us website
Where do we find street gangs??? How do you identify gangs and gang members?? What is a prison gang??? How is a prison gang different from a street gang??? Gangs OR Us provides the answers to all of these questions and more. To assist you in learning about street and prison gangs, our web site menu offers numerous pages with sub-pages, which offer in-depth information about gangs and other law enforcement topics.
» To Submit an Anonymous Tip
There are three ways to submit gang activity/information anonymously to the Newton County Sheriff's Office:
Click the icon below to access our online form, where you can provide valauble information directly to the Sheriff's Office.
Click here to follow-up on a tip.
To submit an anonymous tip through text messaging type NCSO and your message, then send it to 274637 (CRIMES on most cell phones). Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Msg&Data Rates May Apply. Here is a how-to video that explains the process: Submit a Tip via cell phone
Newton citizens can now use their iPhone and Android based smartphone to send anonymous crime tips to the Newton County Sheriff's Office. The service, called TipSubmit, allows citizens to send anonymous tips online using a custom "app" from a mobile phone. The widespread use of smart phones makes it easy for the public to help law enforcement agencies fight crime, and with the TipSubmit app, they can know it's safe for them to do the right thing without disclosing their identity.