Peel Crime Stoppers News

Wild Water Kingdom Robbery Suspects Sought - August 21, 2013

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Allstate Insurance Company of Canada donates $1,000 to Peel Crime Stoppers - June 3, 2013

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City TV coverage of Audette Sheppard for Peel Crime Stoppers Awareness Day - City TV


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**MEDIA INVITE**

2013 CRIME STOPPERS MONTH LAUNCH

January is "Crime Stoppers Month" internationally, where nearly 1500 programs worldwide endeavor to increase awareness of this community-based program. Peel Crime Stoppers is celebrating the kick-off to International Crime Stoppers Month with a News Conference. The focus of our launch this year will be the issue of illegal guns within our community and how Crime Stoppers provides a safe and anonymous avenue for citizens to call in with information about illegal guns.

We are pleased to have Inspector Norm English of the Street Crime Gang Unit speaking on this important topic. We also have special guest speakers, Audette Shephard, who is the founder of UMOVE (United Mothers Opposing Violence Everywhere) and Dave Forster, president of the Ontario Association of Crime Stoppers

There will be a display of seized guns for the media to view.

WHO: Dave Forster, President of the Ontario Association of Crime Stoppers Inspector Norm English, Officer in charge of the Street Crime Gang Unit Audette Shephard - founder of Toronto UMOVE chapter (United Mothers Against Violence Everywhere)

WHAT: 2013 Peel Crime Stoppers-– International Crime Stoppers Month Kick-Off

WHERE:
Media Studio
Peel Police Headquarters
7750 Hurontario Street, Brampton

WHEN: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 – 11:00 a.m.

For inquiries, please contact Program Coordinator
Iris Johnston 905-453-2121 Ext 4876 or
iris.johnston@peelpolice.ca




October 23, 2012 - RELEASE # 2012-13a
Tips Rewards Doubled for Getting Guns off the Street (October 1st, 2012 – September 30, 2013)

Effective October 1st, 2012, a one year initiative was launched by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services in their Youth Action Plan Partnership, making available.... Read More



October 25, 2012
A representative from Addison Leasing recently visited Peel Regional Police Headquarters to hand over the keys to a vehicle for the use of the Crime Stoppers program. The generous sponsorship from Addison Leasing will help Peel Crime Stoppers fulfil their mandate in empowering the average citizen to help keep our community safe by reporting crime anonymously and receiving a cash reward if the information leads to an arrest. In the pic, from left to right Greg Winger -Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Sgt. Iris Johnston, Program Coordinator, Inspector Paul Beatty, Len DiSalvia, Addison Leasing.