Sunday, March 29, 2020

January is Crime Stoppers Month

January is Crime Stoppers month in Chatham-Kent and to mark the occasion, members of the organization were on hand for a flag raising at the Civic Centre on January 6.

From left to right are Board Chair Angie Shreve, board member Ken McIntyre, co-ordinator David Bakker, board member Vicki Gough and Mayor Darrin Canniff.

“In 2019 Crime Stoppers received 949 tips from the public leading to 117 arrests, 174 charges being laid, clearing 134 cases; leading to over $2.8 million in recovered drugs and property,” Crime Stoppers officials stated.

To celebrate Crime Stoppers month Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers hosted two free community skates on Sunday, January 12 at Thames Campus Arena and Sunday, January 19 at the Wheatley Arena.

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