Report a crime or concern If you know or suspect that a crime is being committed you can report it to the City. Abuse and harassment Resources to help those suffering from various forms of abuse and harassment, including physical, economic, and emotional. Discrimination and unfair practices Information on the forms of discrimination and unfair practices that are illegal in Philadelphia. Environment and city upkeep Learn how to report graffiti, illegal dumping, and other issues with the city's upkeep. Fraud, waste, and wrongdoing Learn how to report wrongdoing in City government, non-compliance on contracts, and other issues. Submit a tip to the police Instructions on how to submit an anonymous tip to the police via text, phone, email, or using an online form.