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Case Solved through Crime Stoppers Tip

Case Solved through Crime Stoppers Tip

Thanks to a tip made to Crime Stoppers, an armed robber who has been targeting elderly women in Brooklyn and Queens has been arrested.

The suspect was wanted in connection with eight robberies targeting senior citizens. Earlier in the month, the suspect attacked a 91-year-old woman in Park Slope, approaching her with a gun. In March, an 84-year-old woman was beaten in her Brooklyn home when the suspect hit her so hard that he broke her nose. Most of his victims were in their 80s or 90s, and […]

NYCPF Announces New Collaboration

The ASPCA and the New York City Police Foundation today announced a collaboration through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program that will allow the public to anonymously provide information about animal cruelty crimes in New York City. Crime Stoppers offers rewards of up to $2,500 for tips leading to an arrest and indictment, and starting now that will include animal cruelty cases in New York City.

“By working with Crime Stoppers we are giving New Yorkers the means and motivation to stop dangerous criminals and giving animal victims a better chance to survive and recover,” said Matthew Bershadker, President […]