Monday, April 30, 2018

PG Crime Stoppers wins a Provincial award!




April 30th, 2018
Prince George, BC

PG Crime Stoppers wins a Provincial award!

Prince George Crime Stoppers won a prestigious BC award Friday April 27th at Provincial Awards Lunch in Victoria!

The local program won for “Program of The Year in 2017” for Drugs seized and property recovered! In 2017 the Prince George Crime Stopper Program received 565 tips from YOU!  Those tips resulted in 24 arrests, $103,000 in property recovered and $153,750 drugs seized!


2017
Since Inception in 1985
Tips Received
565
12,682
Arrests Made
24
1,536
Number of Awards Approved
15
578
Value of Awards Approved
$2,455
$170,305
Value of Seized Property & Drugs
$256,750
$36,796,400

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 24/7 365 days a year thru our toll free tips line 1-800- 222-TIPS (8477) and at our website www.pgcrimestopers.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, Vice President at (250) 612 8645

 

 


1-800-222-8477       www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca