The Daily Freeman Journal,
In its first few years of existence, the Hamilton County Crimestoppers have logged an impressive record.
Thanks to tips from local citizens, 97 individuals have been apprehended and $4,350 in reward money has been awarded for those tips.
The organization publishes a Most Wanted poster which features individuals wanted on a variety of charges. The posters offer photos of the individuals, the charges and the amount of the reward for information.
The Crimestoppers organization is comprised of volunteers from all across Hamilton County. Funds raised by the organization are primarily used to pay tipsters for information leading to the apprehension of suspects with outstanding warrants, according to Crime Stoppers board President Terry Christensen.
“All funds raised stay in Hamilton county […]
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The rains managed to bypass the celebration as vendors welcomed customers with booths dotting the 600 Block of Second Street. The theme for the evening was Be a Hero, with area residents offered the opportunity to learn more about Be the Match and bone marrow donations. Read More
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