OCTOBER 2017
News Category: Latest News

Crime Stoppers International Recognizes Ontario Programs


 The 38th Annual Conference for Crime Stoppers International was an opportunity to recognize the efforts of Ontario-based programs.

Held in Panama City, Panama, the annual conference was well attended by Ontario delegates. Canada Crime Stoppers Association President David Forster returned with awards for programs who were unable to attend. 

Programs who received recognition include (in no particular order):

PRINT MEDIA

Best Special Report/Feature Print Media (300,001-1 million population) - Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers for "Canada For Bad Dudes" campaign

Best Special Report/Feature Print Media (1-3 million) - Crime Stoppers of York Region Inc. for "Student Poster Competition"

TELEVISION

Best Special Report/Feature TV (under 300,000) - Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington for "There is No Victimless Crime"

Best Crime of the Week TV (300,001-1 million) - Crime Stoppers of Hamilton Inc. for Robbery: Rexall Pharma Plus

Best Crime of the Week TV (1-3 million) - Toronto Crime Stoppers for Sexual Assault: Brookbanks Park

RADIO

Best Special Report/Feature Radio (300,001-1 million) - Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers for Bail or Jail Campaign

Best Public Service Announcement (1-3 million) - Toronto Crime Stoppers for Awareness Campaign: Broadcast in 30 languages

WEBSITE

Best Crime of the Week - Website - (Under 300,000) Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington for Website Redesign csgw.tips

ONLINE EXCELLENCE

Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington (Under 300,000) - Engagement: Social Media Platforms

PRODUCTIVITY

Greatest Increase in Arrests (1-3 million) - Crime Stoppers of York Region Inc. - 35% increase 2015-16

SPECIALIZED PROGRAM AWARDS

Best Youth Engagement Program (1-3 million) - Toronto Crime Stoppers for School Symposium: be the change you want to see

Best Environmental Crime Program - Crime Stoppers of York Region Inc. for Wildlife Symposium

PAUL D BOUDREAU COORDINATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD 2017
Sergeant Trevor Hanko - York Regional Police & Crime Stoppers of York Region

Congratulations to all the programs who submitted entries!