The Murder That Made History

By |2019-03-24T16:50:29+10:00March 6th, 2019|Crime Stoppers, The Early Days|

The tragic murder of Michael Carmen murder started the world’s most effective anti-crime program, Crime Stoppers. Now, more than 40 years later, the program that this murder helped launch has helped police around the world solve almost 2.5 million major crimes and recover more than $10 billion worth of stolen property and narcotics. This podcast

Tough times for Crime Stoppers

By |2019-02-20T13:55:41+10:00February 10th, 2019|Crime Stoppers, News|

News out of Australia suggests that the high profile and successful Queensland Crime Stoppers program is in dire financial difficulty. In operation since 1989, the organisation has helped to solve some of Australia's most horrific abductions and murders, not to mention thousands of other serious and major crimes. Greg and Ron discuss this

Crime Fighting and the Power of Social Media

By |2019-02-20T13:53:20+10:00February 7th, 2019|Crime Stoppers, Insights from Crime Stoppers programs, Interviews|

Crime Stoppers Coordinator, Ryan Ehalt from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada talks candidly about his unique and brazen (and hugely successful) approach to fighting crime through social media (and bowties!) Crime Stoppers programs and interested parties can join Ryan at his new Facebook page: Facebook Strategies for Crime Stoppers Programs to Solve More Crime Ryan can also

Bars and Dumpsters

By |2019-01-24T13:13:59+10:00January 21st, 2019|Crime Stoppers, The Early Days|

Bars and Dumpsters By Greg MacAleese No shortage of characters All cops have their favorite memories of their time in the job.  My favorite memories, outside of Crime Stoppers, center around the time spent as a patrol officer and field investigator in downtown Albuquerque. The area was rich with characters and wild

New Mexico, Drugs and the Flying Swordsman

By |2019-01-24T13:14:44+10:00January 20th, 2019|Crime Stoppers, The Early Days|

Crime Stoppers, the early days (Episode One) By Greg MacAleese The Land of Enchantment – New Mexico Many people get confused when they hear the name of the 47th US state, New Mexico aka, The Land of Enchantment. Often it’s mistaken for the country of Mexico to the South, with its mountains