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Burglaries at PNC Bank

  • 25 November 2020
Burglaries at PNC Bank

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information about two Burglaries during the overnight hours of Wednesday, November 4th and Tuesday, November 10th at PNC Bank, 802 S. 11th St. in Springfield.  In both incidents, the front glass door of the bank was broken to gain entry and once inside the suspect pried open cash drawers and took money.  The suspect appears to be the same person in both incidents and was described as a younger, thin black male wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, black or camo pants and white gloves.  Photos of the suspect can be viewed on this website, Cashfortips.US.  If you have information about these Burglaries call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 788-8427, submit a tip on this website or download the P3 app on any mobile device and submit a tip from there.  Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards up to $2500 for tips resulting in an arrest and remember, Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name!

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Burglary and Shots Fired

  • 18 November 2020
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  This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a Burglary and Shots Fired incident that took place at 1911 E. Edwards St. on Tuesday, November 10th at 1:30am.  Victims stated they were awakened to a thin black male, 5’10” inside the residence.  This male exited the residence through the back door and two shots were fired at the back of the home moments later.  A black car was seen speeding east bound in the alley after the incident.  Items from inside the home were located in the back yard and a bullet hole was found near the back door of the residence.  If you have information about this Burglary and Shots Fired call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 788-8427 or submit a tip on this website, Cashfortips.US.  Crime Stoppers...
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Save money, Sign-up early

  • 17 November 2019
Save money, Sign-up early

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WICS Property Damage Report (Video)

  • 13 September 2013
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Crime Stoppers: Westchester Property Damage Springfield police are trying to track down the people responsible for damaging property in the Westchester subdivision.

Featured in SJ-R: Crime Stoppers celebrates 30 years

  • 10 September 2013
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This week’s good-news editorial focuses on people trying to make Springfield a better place to live. Crime Stoppers of Sangamon and Menard Counties, the organization that offers cash rewards for anonymous crime tips, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year in the Springfield area.

Results happen!

  • 23 June 2013
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Thanks to tips another fugitive has been arrested!

Crime Stoppers succeeds in 2012

  • 7 January 2013
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Thanks to your help Crime Stoppers netted more than 100 criminals based on your tips.  We couldn't do this without your help and this article explains how we are all helping to keep our counties a great place to live.

Information sought on local shooting

  • 11 December 2012
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Someone fired multiple gunshots from a vehicle early Saturday, killing two men and rattling the quiet neighborhood of Laketown.  Police are asking people with information to call crime stoppers to help apprehend the individual(s) who committed this act.
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