MISSION STATEMENT: Crime Stoppers is a partnership of the public, police, and media, which provides the community with a proactive program to anonymously assist in solving crimes and contributing to an improved quality of life.
PURPOSE: To provide a safe and secure community through justice, for our children and children’s children.
VISION: To develop Crime Stoppers as an effective crime-solving organization throughout the community, with the primary objective of this tri-partite organization of Community, Media, and Law Enforcement, being “Working Together to Solve Crime”.
To provide an environment in our community where citizens can anonymously report crime which leads to a reduction, prevention and solving of crime. The resulting environment is for all people to live, work, study, and feel safe in their own communities, neighbourhoods and schools.
To increase public awareness of criminal activity, emphasizing the need for community assistance in improving the impact and effectiveness of law enforcement within their country.
To promote community involvement in the apprehension of criminal offenders by providing anonymous information to law enforcement agencies in order to enhance the quality of life, security, and preservation of individual rights and property through justice.
To collect, collate, and disseminate information on crime prevention, reduction and solution.
To develop a liaison and exchange of program information with other agencies involved in crime reduction, prevention, and solution.
To conduct and coordinate international training forums for the dissemination and exchange of information and ideas.
To develop training material and provide expertise in the establishment, expansion and operation of successful Crime Stopper systems for adults and students.
VALUES: Professional integrity and respect for all people, countries , and cultures.
Accountability to our communities.
Sustained commitment to quality work and creation.
Advancing the effectiveness and impact of law enforcement and public safety.
Preserving and cultivating mutually beneficial partnerships with law enforcement agencies, other associations and private companies with like goals, vision and priorities.
Responsible and efficient use of association resources to accomplish the organization’s mission and vision.
STAKEHOLDERS: The general public and communities of Sault Ste. Marie and the District of Algoma Inc.
The public safety community including private businesses, school systems, not for profit agencies, and associations.
Law enforcement agencies and front line officers.
The Crime Stoppers International member nations, regions, and programs.
Granting organizations and partners.
Associated government agencies including but not limited to the Ministry of Natural Resources, Canada Customs Agency, and the Michigan State Police.