Resources for contacting the police, navigating the justice system, and reporting abuse. Become a police officer Job information and steps to take if you want to become a Philadelphia police officer. Discrimination Information on the forms of discrimination that are illegal in Philadelphia. Find an inmate How to find someone who has been taken to a Philadelphia jail or prison. Get a police report Instructions on how to get a police, fire, or EMT report by mail or in person. Get a restraining order Find out who can file for a Protection From Abuse (PFA) order, what it covers, and where to go if you need one. Get notified when an inmate is released How to sign up for PA SAVIN, a service that will notify you if an inmate is released or transferred from jail or prison. Report a noise violation Instructions for what to do if you want to report a noise violation. Report child abuse or neglect Call the DHS hotline at (215) 683-6100 24 hours a day, seven days a week to report suspected abuse or neglect of children. Report elder abuse When and how to report elder abuse in Philadelphia. Report for jury duty What you need to know about reporting for jury duty, including location, exemptions, and rescheduling. Report graffiti How to report graffiti to be removed. Submit a tip to the police Instructions on how to submit an anonymous tip to the police via text, phone, email, or using an online form. Visit a person in jail or prison Rules and policies for visiting someone who is incarcerated in a jail or prison in Philadelphia. Voting Find out where you can vote and what's on your ballot.