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  • 28 September 2022

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information to assist the Springfield Police Department reference a robbery, aggravated battery and theft that occurred on September 25th 2022 around 5:30p.m. at Walgreens located at 1310 S 5th Street in Springfield, IL. A male suspect was seen by employees filling a bag behind the counter with cigarettes. Employees approached the suspect and the suspect then pushed one of the employees who was carrying a cash drawer causing them to drop the drawer and spill money. The suspect then grabbed a $20 bill and fled from the business. Photos of the suspect can be viewed on this website, If you can identify the suspect call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 217-788-8427, submit a tip on this website or use the P3 app. If your tip results in an arrest you could receive a cash reward up to $2500.  Remember Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name.

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Crime Stoppers 2022 Golf Outing

  • 20 September 2022
Crime Stoppers 2022 Golf Outing
This week Crime Stoppers wants to make you aware of an upcoming event!  Crime Stoppers will be hosting their golf outing on Friday, October 7th 2022 at Piper Glen golf course. The event starts at 11:00 a.m. with registration and lunch followed by a 12:00 shotgun start to the outing. There are multiple sponsorship opportunities as well. To register a team for the outing or for more information you can visit this website, or call the office at 217-788-8324. Crime Stoppers operates off of the generous donations and fundraising support that we receive from all of you and we thank you for that!  If you have information about crime call Crime Stoppers’ tip line anonymously at 217-788-8427, submit a tip on this website or use the P3 app.  If your...
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Take a Swing Out of Crime

  • 20 September 2022
Take a Swing Out of Crime

  Friday, October 7, 2022
  11:00 am - Registration & Box Lunch Provided
  12:00 am - Shotgun Start
  Piper Glen Golf Course
  7112 Piper Glen Drive
  Springfield, Illinois
  Phone: 217-483-6537
  Four Person Scramble (18 Holes)



Looking for information related to shooting

  • 3 February 2015
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A 24-year-old Springfield resident was found dead on the front porch of a home in the 200 block of North MacArthur Boulevard late Monday night.The victim, who lived at the residence, had been shot and was pronounced dead at the scene, Springfield police said Tuesday morning.Authorities arrived at the home about 11:15 p.m. Monday after a report of gunshots being fired

Information needed on man who robbed pet supply store

  • 29 January 2015
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Springfield police are looking for a man who robbed the Nature’s Select Pet Store Wednesday afternoon.Police described the robber as a dark-skinned black man with a thin build who is 20 to 30 years old and between 6 feet and 6-foot-2. He was wearing a light gray sweatshirt and sweat pants.

Trivia Night Jan 31st.

  • 5 January 2015
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Crime Stoppers invites you to join us in what we are calling the 2015 "Trivia Bowl".  It is the largest trivia night in all of central Illinois, we have the venue the hosts and all the games.  All we need is your team, sign up today

SJ-R Reports Crime Stoppers Success in 2014

  • 26 December 2014
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Crime Stoppers of Sangamon and Menard Counties is wrapping up 2014 with 88 arrests and the recovery of more than $45,600 in stolen property and narcotics. Badger took over as coordinator of Crime Stoppers in October.

Help catch the most wanted

  • 9 January 2014
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Local police plan to unveil a fresh batch of names and faces for the Springfield Police's Most Wanted list next week. Until then, click inside to browse photos of these elusive fugitives to see if you can help authorities locate them.
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