JM Security Canada, Chatham’s top-rated home security and alarm company partners with Crime Stoppers to improve local community safety and security.
JM Security Canada has partnered with Crime Stoppers, a community-based program that brings local citizens, the media, and police together in partnership to solve crime.
Together they aim to shine a light on local crime, and decrease criminal activity by leveraging media channels new and old.
Through the partnership, every week Crime Stoppers and JM Security Canada provide details on a local crime that is broadcast across a variety of local media outlets including Blackburn News Radio, MyCK.ca, and the Chatham-Kent Crime Stoppers website.
The informative pieces also highlight ways that future crimes can be prevented in an effort to decrease occurrences in the future.
When asked why Crime Stoppers partnered with JM Security Canada? Crime Stoppers Chair Angie Shreve said:
“This partnership with JM Security Canada is a great opportunity for Crime Stoppers but also for Chatham-Kent. Our program is a success because our media partners take information from Crime Stoppers and broadcast it to the public, which results in tips to assist the police solve crimes.
JM Security Canada is helping make this happen. It’s a good thing for Chatham-Kent and Crime Stoppers.
“Our underlying mission is to improve the safety and security of our community and Crime Stoppers aligns deeply with that mission,” says Eric Janssen, Co-founder of JM Security Canada.
“We viewed this partnership as a way to increase awareness around local crime, and as a call to action for our community to band together to make a clear statement that violence, theft, and break-and-enters are not tolerated here.”
Since 1987, Crime Stoppers has been thriving in Chatham – and the statistics speak for themselves:
- 27,052 calls received from engaged community members
- 6,461 arrests made
- 16,017 charges laid
- $10,255,301 in stolen property recovered
These successes are accomplished by offering cash rewards and guaranteeing anonymity to persons who provide information leading to the arrest of or laying of charges against criminal offenders.Unfortunately, local crime in Chatham-Kent has been on the rise in recent years, but through improved awareness, and community partnership, the community can reverse the trend.
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Crime Stoppers is a community-based program that brings local citizens, the media and the police together in partnership to solve crime. This is accomplished by offering cash rewards and guaranteeing anonymity to persons who furnish information leading to the arrest of or laying of charges against criminal offenders.