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Yucca Valley man apprehended and convicted of street gang terrorism after call to WeTip

Yucca Valley, CA…Anonymous information called into the WeTip Anonymous National crime hotline has led to the arrest and conviction of Randy Owens of Yucca Valley, California.  Owens was wanted for an active felony warrant, and the call to WeTip led law enforcement to apprehend Owens.  Final Charges were handed down and included Street Gang Terrorism and Felon/Addict/etc Possession.  Owen was sentenced to of 136 days in County jail and 3 years formal supervised probation and $2,700 restitution to the victim. San Bernardino County Sheriff’s rated the tip a 10 on a scale of 1-10.  The informant did not request a reward in this case, they just expressed a desire to clean up the gang situation in their neighborhoods.

WeTip has aided law enforcement authorities in taking over 1,300,700 crime reports resulting in over 17,000 Crimes solved.  Due to anonymous reporting, WeTip has aided Law Enforcement in the seizure of over $340 Million worth of  illegal drugs and narcotics.  All calls and webtips to WeTip are absolutely anonymous.  No one ever knows who gave the tip.

WeTip has been serving the Nation as the Grandfather of all anonymous tip programs for over 47 years.  Live operators staff the phones 24 hours a day 365 days per year. WeTip has no taping, tracing or caller ID.  WeTip also offers rewards of up to $1,000 when information leads to an arrest and conviction.  If you have information about any type of crime, call WeTip at 800-78-CRIME to report illegal or suspicious activity or log on to  All calls are anonymous, not just confidential.