Report Tip

DoD reporting procedures for alleged TIP violations:

  • Report anything suspicious that you see to your chain of command
  • You can report incidents to your local DoD Inspector General (IG) office, through the DoD IG Hotline at 1-800-424-9098, or visit their website at
  • Report and avoid any establishments or persons that you believe may be involved in TIP
  • Never act ALONE, you may want to help, but trafficking situations are dangerous
  • Reporting to local law enforcement is an option when outside military installations

Federal Hotlines

National Human Trafficking Hotline

The National Human Trafficking Hotline connects victims and survivors of sex and labor trafficking with services and supports to get help and stay safe. The Trafficking Hotline also receives tips about potential situations of sex and labor trafficking and facilitates reporting that information to the appropriate authorities in certain cases.

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children Cyber Tip Line

NCMEC’s CyberTipline is the nation’s centralized reporting system for the online exploitation of children. The public and electronic service providers can make reports of suspected online enticement of children for sexual acts, child sexual molestation, child sexual abuse material, child sex tourism, child sex trafficking, unsolicited obscene materials sent to a child, misleading domain names, and misleading words or digital images on the internet.