Calif. department opens line for tip texts


By Amanda Baumfeld
San Gabriel Valley Tribune

WEST COVINA, Calif. — Sparked by an incident in which students failed to report that their classmates plotted to open fire on classmates during a school assembly, the police department created a tip line for text and Internet messages.

Officials say the system is the first of its kind in Los Angeles County.

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