The service is already available for students at Fresno State. The program is designed to allow people to text, email or phone-in a report of suspicious activity, so authorities can be alerted. University police say "TipNow" has led to arrests of suspects on campus.
Lt. Lupe Canales-Shrum said, "Suspicious activity, maybe around bikes, subjects that don't belong here around campus."
"It is a texting based, anonymous reporting system which is deployed on university campuses, high schools," said Cyril Rayan. "It is deployed also in cities."
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