Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Crime Stoppers Media Release




May 2nd, 2017
Prince George, BC

PG Crime Stoppers wins 3 Provincial awards!

Prince George Crime Stoppers won 3 Awards last Saturday night (April 29th) at Provincial Awards gala in Kelowna!

The local program won a milestone award for property recovered in 2016 for a population 50,000- 100,000! As well, the BC Crime Stoppers board recognized the Scotia Bank branches in Prince George for their long time support of the program. Over the past year alone, with their help thru their matching grant program, Scotia Bank PG has helped PG Crime Stoppers raise nearly $10,000!

Long-time executive member Robin Craig was awarded with a special “Civilian of the Year” award for 10 plus years of excellent service to the Crime Stoppers program in our city!

Prince George Crime Stoppers is proud to partner with local media, police and residents of BC's northern capital to help solve and stop crime.  The not-for-profit society is run independently of the police by everyday citizens like you.  All information received is anonymous and is provided to the police in the hopes it will further investigations and lead to arrests, seizures and recovery of property. You can submit anonymous information anytime 24/7 365 days a year thru our toll free tips line 1-800- 222-8477(tips), text a tip to “PG Tips” and use CRIMES- 274637 or at our website www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca. 

For more details about Prince George Crime Stoppers or our community events, please see our website at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca or find us on Facebook.

For more information or interview opportunities, contact

Ron Polillo, President at (250) 612 8645