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October 2, 2012 11:50 AM

State police launch 'Text a Tip' program

The Kentucky State Police are initiating a program that allows citizens to text confidential tips from their cell phone. "Text a Tip" is designed to report criminal activity, help with neighborhood watch programs and be an additional resource for schools and college campuses, police said in a news release Tuesday.

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