- Published on Monday, 22 August 2011 01:46
CRIMESTOPPERS is a unique program that brings together business, law enforcement and ordinary citizens to fight crime and make our community safer. Through CRIMESTOPPERS, local newspapers, radio and television stations publicize unsolved crimes. Citizens who know information are encouraged to call 727-2800. Confidentiality is assured by assigning callers a code number instead of asking for their name. This code number is then used for all dealings with the caller.
To Contact Crimestoppers: (336)727-2800
En Español: ( 336)728-3904
If the information from a caller leads to an arrest, the recovery of stolen property or the seizure of illegal drugs, the caller is eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.00. Local businesses and individuals participate by making tax-free contributions to CRIMESTOPPERS. No tax dollars are used to pay cash rewards. CRIMESTOPPERS is administered by a volunteer board of directors who are assisted by a trained coordinator in the Winston-Salem Police Department.
Crimestoppers Needs Your Help to Solve this Crime
CrimeStoppers needs your assistance in locating the suspect or suspect’s involved in a Homicide in Winston-Salem, NC.
On 11-28-13, at 8:04 p.m., officers with the Winston Salem Police Department responded to a reported shooting in the 1400 block of Fitch St. Upon arrival to the area, officers located the victim, Brandon Varness Harris. Mr. Harris was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported Mr. Harris to Baptist Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased. Detectives with the Winston Salem Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division responded and assumed the case.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700 or Crimestoppers at 336-727-2800.
CALL CRIMESTOPPERS AT 727-2800 OR THE SPANISH LINE AT 728-3904 AND REMEMBER, YOU NEED NOT REVEAL YOUR IDENTITY
Send a Text to Crimestoppers
http://twitter.com/wscrimestoppers : You can now send tips on criminal activity to CrimeStoppers through Text Messaging. Text biteback (then your message) to 274637
Confidential Online Form
Tips may also be submitted by completing a confidential online form. The form cannot be traced, to protect your identity. CRIMESTOPPERS Tip Form
Join The Crimestoppers Team
CRIMESTOPPERS relies solely on donations from private citizens, local businesses and civic groups. To join the team, please send your tax-deductible contribution to:
P.O. Box 1707
Winston-Salem, NC 27102
or call (336)727-2800 for more information.
Crimestoppers' Statistics 1981-2011 (as of February)
- Total Cases Cleared: 9,364
- Arrest: 22,676
- Rewards Paid: $481,565.00
- Property Recovered: $6,583,427.00
- Narcotics Recovered: $12,600,325.00
- Forfeitures: $3,716,320.00
- Homicides Cleared: 24