Lamar – Red River County Crime Stoppers is celebrating January 2017 as Crime Stoppers Month. Lamar–Red River County Crime Stoppers has celebrated Crime Stoppers Month since 1998 by doubling rewards
up to $1,000 maximum for information submitted during Crime Stoppers month that leads to the arrest and indictment of a suspect or suspects wanted for unsolved criminal activity, the location of illegal drugs and narcotics, the recovery of stolen property, or the location of wanted persons.
Crime Stoppers Month has been celebrated annually since officially being proclaimed in September 1986 at the Crime Stoppers International Conference in Edmonton, Alberta. It is a time when Crime Stoppers programs around the world highlight their success.
Lamar–Red River County Crime Stoppers tips have led to the arrest of 2,144 suspects and cleared 3,739 cases. The organization paid rewards totaling $315,000 to 1,048 tipsters. They have recovered property with a value of $2,138,325, and drugs and seized narcotics with a value of $981,487 due to Lamar–Red River County Crime Stoppers tips.
But don’t judge statistics as the only value for Crime Stoppers. Also include increasing community awareness, the interest of citizens to become involved with crime fighting, and an improved relationship between law enforcement, media, and citizens.
Administrative Phone 903-715-0270 P. O. Box 1533 Paris TX 75461-1533
Crime Stoppers has been a success since 1976 when a young Albuquerque police detective became frustrated when he could not solve a brutal murder. Since that time Crime Stoppers has expanded into
all fifty states and numerous foreign countries. Lamar County Crime Stoppers has served Lamar County since 1986 and Red River County since 2013.
The Texas Governor’s Office Criminal Justice Division recognizes Lamar–Red River County Crime Stoppers as one of the most successful Crime Stoppers programs in the State of Texas. Crime Stoppers USA has also recognized Lamar–Red River County Crime Stoppers as one of the best Crime Stoppers programs in The United States of America.
Call Lamar County Crime Stoppers with information about criminal activity, the location of wanted persons, stolen property, or illegal narcotics, and you just might be eligible for a cash reward.
Call Crime Stoppers and you will remain anonymous and will not have to testify in court. You also will not have to worry about apathy or the fear of reprisal. Above all, you will remain anonymous. Only you know you contacted Crime Stoppers.
Lamar–Red River County Crime Stoppers will not pay rewards for information provided through any source other than calls to its program. Calls may be made to Lamar – Red River County Crime Stoppers
by any of the following methods:
• 903-785-8477, (903-785-TIPS) in Lamar County
• 903-427-8477, (903-427-TIPS in Red River County
• Online: www.lamarcountycrimestoppers.com
• Online: www.redrivercountycrimestoppers.com
Lamar – Red River County Crime Stoppers says, THANK YOU to the citizens of Lamar and Red River
County, the media, and all law enforcement agencies and personnel for making Lamar – Red River
County Crime Stoppers a success. Lamar – Red River County Crime Stoppers is proud to be able to brag
about our success during Crime Stoppers Month.
William Heuberger, Executive Director
Lamar County Crime Stoppers