Crime Line Success Story

Crime Line Works

Crime Line would like to thank Crime Line callers for providing information that led to the arrest of the individual wanted for several instances of felony grand larceny in the area:

01/23/2018 Newport News Man Arrested, Thanks to Crime Line Tip

A wanted man was found and arrested after police received a Crime Line tip, Newport News Police Spokesman, MPO Brandon Maynard reported.

Police received tips that Brent Hartman was the individual responsible for several felony grand larceny incidents at local jewelry and office supply stores.

As the result of the Crime Line tips provided, Mr. Hartman was arrested on January 24, 2018, and over $51,800 of stolen property was recovered.

If you know anything about other featured Crime Line offenses, call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887). Crime Line callers may remain totally anonymous, are never required to testify in court and could be eligible for a cash reward if their information leads to an arrest. Information can also be sent by text message to

Thank you for your assistance – Crime Line works!