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The York Region Crime Stoppers Program began March 1st, 1986. It was an amalgamation of Toronto, Peel, Durham, and York Region, and was known as Toronto and Regional Crime Stoppers.
Crime Stoppers is a partnership of the public, the police, and the media which provides the community with a proactive program for people to anonymously assist the police in solving crime.
History of Crime Stoppers
Crime Stoppers was the brain child of Canadian born Greg MacAleese, a Detective with the Albuquerque Police Department, New Mexico in 1976. MacAleese had run out of leads in a homicide investigation in which a young gas station attendant was robbed then murdered.
Crime Stoppers International Awards and Ontario Crime Stoppers Association Awards.
Tips Flow Chart
A flow chart illustrating each detailed step of the crime reporting process.
Frequently Asked Questions
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