Office of Diversion Control, US Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration

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Submit a Tip to DEA

Do You Have a Tip for DEA?

NOTE: If you witness an event that may lead to immediate threat to human health or safety, you should report it to your local police or law enforcement authority.

Use the links below to report what appears to you as a possible violation of controlled substances laws and regulations. Violations including unlawful purchasing of prescription drugs over the Internet, illegal prescription drug sales, illicit drug distribution or extortion scams.

Unlawful Internet Prescription Drug Sales or Suspicious Online Pharmacies

To report regarding unlawful or suspicious activities on the Internet only

Illegal Prescription Drug Sales/Distribution (RX Abuse Online Reporting)

To report pharmaceutical drugs (i.e., oxycodone, hydrocodone, etc.); doctors and pharmacies

Illicit Drug Distribution or Trafficking (

To report drugs other than prescription drugs (i.e. heroin, cocaine, etc.)

Extortion Scam Online Reporting

To report individuals posing as DEA Agents only to extort money

Emergency Disaster Relief
Got Drugs? Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal here.
Alert! Extortion Scam

Office of Diversion Control  •  8701 Morrissette Drive  •  Springfield, VA 22152  •  1-800-882-9539