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Congratulations Crime Stoppers Queensland for 25 Successful Years |

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Congratulations Crime Stoppers Queensland for 25 Successful Years

Congratulations Crime Stoppers Queensland on its silver anniversary, which was celebrated recently in Brisbane. Some amazing statistics demonstrate the organisation’s ongoing success. 

The Crime Stoppers program provides an avenue for the community to assist police to solve crimes and Queensland is unique in that the program is supported by over 590 volunteers from 31 local volunteer area committees across the state.

 

The results speak of Crime Stoppers Queensland’s great success. An impressive total of 1,314 wanted persons have been located via the Crime Stoppers program in Queensland alone, with almost 30,000 offenders arrested on 77,500+ charges. This is just a small sample of the great collaboration between the organisation, the Queensland public and Queensland Police Service (QPS), as you can see from the following statistics (as at 31 August 2015):

 

  • Over 773,000 calls received
  • Over 34,000 website reports received (since launching online in March 2007)
  • Over 7,500 email reports received
  • Over 232,000 intelligence submissions provided to QPS
  • 29,475 offenders arrested
  • 77,547 charges preferred against these offenders
  • $631.5M worth of illegal drugs seized
  • $10.7M stolen property recovered
  • $10.4M property damage solved
  • $4M proceeds of crime cash seized
  • 25 murders solved
  • 20 attempted murders solved
  • 61 rape offences solved
  • 27 unlawful wounding offences solved
  • 138 deprivation of liberty offences solved
  • 899 sexual offences solved
  • 390 drug trafficking offences solved
  • 4,649 drug supply offences solved
  • 4,167 drug production offences solved
  • 2,316 Weapons Act offences solved
  • 140 arsons solved
  • 2,475 break and enter offences solved
  • 669 armed robberies solved
  • 1,748 fraud offences solved
  • 1,585 wilful damage offences solved

Congratulations Crime Stoppers Queensland!

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