The Administrative Assistant, Coordinator and members of the Board of Directors, provincial committee or the regional presidents listed under the heading “Organization/Administrative Team”
Contact our Administrative Assistant or a committee member. Donations must be approved by the Board of Directors before they are sent to Crime Stoppers at the organization’s address.
Above all, you must provide your personal contact information so the Sûreté du Québec can conduct a background check. Once accepted, a proposed partnership is submitted to the executive committee and approved by the Board of Directors.
There first must be citizen interest and support from the local police. You must recruit a minimum number of members, including a president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, as well as a few directors. The provincial committee will assist you with the essential details to start up you local committee.
There must be a vacancy on the committee; the new member must be sponsored by an existing member. You must submit your personal contact information so the Sûreté du Québec can conduct a background check. Once accepted, the proposed partnership is submitted to the executive committee and approved by the Board of Directors.
All citizens at least 18 years old who believe in the cause and pass the background check. Note that Crime Stoppers is a citizen organization so no policy officer may become a member in good standing of Crime Stoppers. However, a police officer may sit on a committee as an adviser.
when you make your initial call, you are given a unique password. It is very important to keep this number. After the information is received, the police investigation must be conclusive. The informant must then contact Crime Stoppers and provide the password he/she was given. The coordinator will forward the information to the Board of Directors for approval.
When the information received has contributed to closing an investigation.
Contact Crime Stoppers and give the password you were assigned when you provided information. The coordinator will provide you with the relevant information.
The call centre worker, Crime Stoppers Quebec coordinator, and the police investigator in the jurisdiction where the crime was or may have been committed.
Absolutely not. No call can be traced. Anonymity is the basis of the program and every necessary measure is taken not to disclose the source of the information.
Absolutely not. No online tip can be traced. Anonymity is the basis of the program and every necessary measure is taken not to disclose the source of the information.
On the Crime Stoppers site (www.echecaucrime.com), click on the “Online tips” icon and follow the instructions.
Dial 1-800-711-1800; it’s free and anonymous.
Qualified workers (police officers) working at the Sûreté du Québec’s call centre, seven days a week, 24 hours a day.