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A Successful Year for Crime Stoppers in 2017 NORTH BAY - Near North Crime Stoppers (NNCS) had another successful year in 2017. Statistics remained strong, in part due to the popular Web -Tip option to anonymously submit tips at www.nearnorthcrimestoppers.com According to Board Chairperson, Chad Evans, the number one issue year-after-year is still drug related criminal activity. According to Mr. Evans, ‘Board statistics show that, since inception in 1988, over $51.5 million in illegal drugs have been recovered by police, thanks to anonymous tips received through Near North Crime Stoppers’. NNCS Police Coordinator point out that tips received have led police to the recovery of more than $170,500 in illegal drugs this past year. Anonymous information also led to the arrest of 23 persons in 2017, bringing the total number to 1,648 since 1988. NNCS Executive Director, Tracy Johnston, reminds the public, ‘The non-profit organization is one of 1,200 programs in nearly 2... read more

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Community-minded citizen, Arthur Appleton, has retired from Near North Crime Stoppers (NNCS) after an unprecedented 28 years service to the board. Art began his tenure as a founding member of NNCS in June of 1988. Since that time, Art has been an integral part of the promotion and expansion of this very successful program. He served as Board Chairperson and Chair of the Membership / Orientation committee. He was also a member of several fundraising and administrative committees within NNCS. He proudly represented Crime Stoppers at various promotional events and participated in countless fundraisers. His historical knowledge of the Crime Stoppers program has been invaluable to both board members and police coordinators alike. He attended numerous provincial Crime Stoppers Training Conferences. Near North Crime Stoppers has reached the status it currently enjoys in part due to Art’s tireless effort and commitment. The entire board and police coordinators wish him well in his future endeavours. Thank you Art!!

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