Tampa Bay Crime Stoppers gets a Twitter Account
Those in the Tampa Bay area can stay up to date with Crime Stoppers through Twitter. Twitter is an easy and convenient way to follow crime in Tampa Bay and help keep our community safe. The twitter account is new and some of the posts include TwitPics. You may access Crime Stoppers Tampa Bay’s Twitter account here: Twitter: Crime Stoppers TB
Crime Stoppers offers up to $1,000 cash reward for those who provide information leading to the arrest of fugitives or solves unsolved crimes. The reward money comes through community sources and not through tax dollars. Those who have information regarding unsolved cases may choose to provide an anonymous tip online, by telephone, or through the Internet.
By providing ways to report crimes anonymously, Crime Stoppers hopes that the public will report crimes without being afraid or fearful.
Tampa Bay Crime Stoppers has made 3,095 arrests, cleared 9,006 cases, and has paid a total of $351,621 in reward money from the beginning of the program until March 31, 2010. There has been $3, 410,028 recovered in drug money and $966, 172 recovered in property. The total amount of funds retrieved by Tampa Bay Crime Stoppers is $4,376,200.
Those who would like to report a tip may do so here: Crime Stoppers Tampa Bay: Submit a Tip