Eastern Michigan University
Crime Stoppers Of Michigan Rewards up to $1,000
Anonymous Tip Line Call: 1-800-speak-up web site: www.1800speakup.org
Eastern Michigan University Police Department participates with Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit, all volunteer organization that works with area police departments using a 1-800-speak-up tip line. Crime Stoppers offers rewards of up to $1,000.00 for information that results in arrests and/or convictions of criminals. Currently thirty police departments use this Crime Stoppers affiliation. When a phone tip is received, the civilian operator fills our a form that includes all of the pertinent information about the crime. The caller is then assigned a secret identification number and asked to call back within 48 hours. The information is then faxed immediately to the law enforcement coordinator who has jurisdiction on the crime. If you know information about a crime and you would like to anonymously leave a tip call 1-800-speak-up.
Crime Stoppers paid an anonymous person $200 for a tip on narcotic trafficking in the residence halls which resulted in an arrest.
Crime Stoppers paid an anonymous person $900 for a tip on the where-a bouts of a baby grand piano stolen from the University. That tip resulted in the recovery of the piano and arrests of the suspects.