DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado’s Safe2Tell program is setting new records. The program provides students an anonymous way to report threats.
Officials say, during the last school year, they received 19,861 tips — a 28% increase over the previous school year. Suicides and concerns about drugs remain top concerns.READ MORE: Indigenous Business Owners Encourage People To Buy From Local Indigenous Businesses This Holiday Season
Colorado’s Attorney General Phil Weiser says the increase shows students feel more comfortable using the program to report their concerns.READ MORE: Colorado Daughter Of America's First Man In Space to Fly In Blue Origin Rocket
Anonymously report anything that concerns or threatens you, your friends, your family or your community by calling 1-877-542-7233, or download the mobile app.MORE NEWS: Deadly Head-On Crash On Highway 86 Happened Shortly After Deputy Tried To Stop Driver, Sheriff's Office Says
The Safe2Tell website also offers resources and publications for educators, parents and students on everything from sexting to cutting and huffing.