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Solve a Crime

Crimes are solved by law enforcement with the help of residents.  Anyone with information relating to a crime in Carlsbad is asked to call the Carlsbad Police Department at (760) 931-2197 or Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tip line.

Crime Stoppers

 Crimestoppers web site


Call Crime Stoppers' anonymous tip line or email or text them anonymously on their website.  Crime Stoppers offers up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to a felony arrest. 

Unsolved Carlsbad Homicides

Homicide victim Jodine Serrin


Unsolved 2007 homicide victim Jodine Serrin

Hit and run victim M. Burke


Unsolved hit and run victim Michael Burke


         Wanted homicide suspect Catarino Nicholas-Cruz 



Wanted homicide suspect Catarino Nicolas-Cruz





Unsolved hit and run victim Robert Verdin


Contact Information

Emergencies call 9-1-1
24-hours, non-emergencies call

Police Department
760-931-2100 business line

Police phone directory

2560 Orion Way
Carlsbad, CA 92010
Get directions

San Diego County Crime Stoppers
888-580-TIPS (8477)

General Information

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Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.