Is my tip submission really anonymous?Unless you provide it, there is no way for us to get your name, email address, or contact information when you submit
When you visit a web page on our site your IP address is recorded. Under some circumstances this will uniquely
identify your computer. Although your IP address is not submitted to the Sheriff, it might be possible to
correlate a given tip to a given IP address. See the next question.
How can I submit a tip and remain truly anonymous?
Use an anonymizing proxy. If you browse to our website via a proxy it will
be the proxy's IP address that is recorded, and it will be virtually impossible to identify your computer.
The subject of anonymizing proxies is beyond the scope of this page. However we offer the following resource: click
this link to browse Google for
You could also submit your tip from a public access computer that has internet access, such as one at the library or a restaurant.
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This page is maintained by the Montgomery County Data Processing Dept.
For technical questions about this page only, you may email the webmaster
NOTE: email sent to the webmaster email address is generally NOT anonymous.