The Ellsworth Department announced that they have a new anonymous tip line. Tips may be called into 207-669-6699. Remember to report an emergency, you should dial 9-1-1 or call the Ellsworth Police Department's Emergency number at 667-2133. Routine calls should go to  667- 2168. In this day and age of increased crime, and reduced resources our police departments have to rely on the public for tips and also using social media. If you haven't you should like the Ellsworth Police Department's Facebook Page and sign up to receive notifications.