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Crime Stoppers Statistics

Release date: Tue 22 August 2017

Last updated: Wed 23 August 2017

Statistics

Since the inception of this program, information from the public has resulted in:

- Total number of arrests 16,000+;

- Total number of calls / contacts to the call centre 715,000+;

- Charges laid 70,000+; and

- Drugs & property recovered $193,000,000+.

The achievements for 2016 were as follows:-

- Total number of arrests 1,541 (highest arrest rate in Crime Stoppers history)

- Total number of calls / contacts 81,330

- Total number of intel/action reports 42,476

- Charges laid 5,599 (highest charges laid in Crime Stoppers history)

- Value of drugs seized $7,109,855.00

- Value of property seized $1,836,768.00

- Cash seized $344,161.00

For comparison purposes 2015 statistics were as follows:--

- Total number of arrests 1,308

- Total number of calls / contacts to the call centre 78,007

- Total number of intel/action reports 36,194

- Charges laid 4,770

- Value of drugs seized $12,554,883.00

- Value of property seized $1,159,838.00

- Cash seized $549,582.00

For comparison purposes 2014 statistics were as follows:

- Total number of arrests 1,409

- Total number of calls / contacts to the call centre 59,856

- Total number of intel/action reports 27,977

- Charges laid 4,383

- Value of drugs seized $9,126,569.00

- Value of property seized $1,423,705.00

- Cash seized $415,401.00

For comparison purposes 2013 statistics were as follows:-

- Total number of arrests 1,115

- Total number of calls / contacts to the call centre 60,129

- Total number of intel/action reports 25,822

- Charges laid 3,982

- Value of drugs seized $19,520,227

- Value of property seized $876,761

- Cash seized $539,971.

For comparison purposes 2012 statistics were as follows:-

- Total number of arrests 855

- Total number of calls / contacts to the call centre 55,007

- Total number of intel/action reports 20,527

- Charges laid 2,878.

 
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