Illegal dumping – also known as “midnight dumping” and “open dumping” is the disposal of trash generated at one location and disposed of at another location without legal permission. This includes dumping yard waste, appliances, tires and other garbage in alleys, dumpsters, vacant lots and open desert locations. If you witness illegal dumping in progress, call Crime Stop at 602-262-6151. To report illegal dumping after the fact, contact 602-262-6251. All information is confidential.