Courtesy: Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers
Greensboro, NC -- The Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers program has something to be proud of after earning the Productivity Award at the Southeastern Crime Stoppers Association Conference.
The award was giving to the program for their role in solving the most cases, and recovering the most amounts of property and drugs for a population category of 300,000-400,000 for the 2012 year.
That translates to solving 284 criminal cases, recovering $171,341 in stolen property, confiscating $70,662 worth of drugs off the street, and receiving information that lead 1,063 criminal charges.
The anonymous tip line received 893 confidential tips and paid out $40,450 in cash rewards to callers. This is the fifth time Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers has received the award.
If you have a tip about a crime, call Crime Stoppers at (336)373-1000 or text 274637 (CRIMES) with the keyword badboyz.
WFMY News 2/Greensboro Police Department