Guest Editorial: Crime Stoppers

CUYAHOGA COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - I am Sheriff Cliff Pinkney from the

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helps local law enforcement by collecting information on crimes. We rely on the cooperation from police, media and the general public to provide a flow of information about crime and criminals.

Crime Stoppers of Cuyahoga County has been assisting local law enforcement since 1977. Led by a diverse and active board of trustees, Crime Stoppers solicits tax-deductible donations to support the program.

Individuals with knowledge of crimes or criminal activity are encouraged to contact us by phone, website, and/or text message. It is important to remember with Crime Stoppers, you never give your name. We offer up to $2,000 if your information results in the arrest and indictment of persons responsible for various felony crimes.

Last year, tips to Crime Stoppers resulted in more than 300 arrests and rewards totaling $53,000. Visit our website at

or call (216) 252-7463 for more information.

Thank you.

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