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 January is Crime Stoppers Month
’Creating Partnerships Against Crime’
Another Record Year for Crime Stoppers in 2019
NORTH BAY - Near North Crime Stoppers (NNCS) received a record 878 new Tips in 2019. Over 69% of all tips received were submitted anonymously via Webtips to
The foundation of Crime Stoppers is the partnership between the community, law enforcement and media. Crime Stoppers works to educate the public and create awareness on illegal activities in an effort to help promote the Canadian values of safety, empowerment and inclusion.   Creating awareness and mobilizing Canadians in reporting suspicious or criminal activity anonymously requires a network of partners working together for a common end. 
Board Chairperson, Chad Evans, says the number one issue year-after-year is still... read more

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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