ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise Here

Huckleberries Online

Wood: Crime Stoppers Is Great Asset

Christie Wood: Crimestoppers has proven to be an incredible asset to law enforcement in helping us solve crimes through a cash reward system for anonymous tips. I remember the humble beginnings very well. We started out as Secret Witness of Kootenai County and relied heavily on the good citizens of Spokane to help us with our program. The program has evolved to CrimeStoppers, and it has a very dedicated Board of Directors. They do all of the work in raising money to pay for the rewards. I keep hoping a local bank or supermarket will make them part of their charitable yearly contributions since they offer up so many rewards for them to solve robberies and thefts. Like every other non-profit they are constantly faced with trying to raise money. Nice job on the Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Question: How big of a problem do you think crime is in Coeur d'Alene/North Idaho?


Please keep it civil. Don't post comments that are obscene, defamatory, threatening, off-topic, an infringement of copyright or an invasion of privacy. Read our forum standards and community guidelines.

You must be logged in to post comments. Please log in here or click the comment box below for options.

comments powered by Disqus
« Back to Huckleberries Online

Get blog updates by email

About this blog

D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

Find DFO on Facebook

DFO on Twitter

Betsy Russell on Twitter

HBO newsmakers Twitter list

Latest comments »

Read all the posts from recent conversations on Huckleberries Online.

Take this week's news quiz ›
Search this blog
Subscribe to this blog
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise Here