York City Police have new app for tipsters

The York Dispatch

The York City Police Department is trying to make it easier for people to provide them tips by offering a new York City PD app.

The free app features a photo of the York City Police patch, according to police.

York City Police patch

The app can be downloaded on Apple and Android devices, police said.

Those who download the app will automatically receive police alerts as well, according to police.

People with information about crimes can still leave anonymous tips by texting "yorktips" and their information 847411.