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Informant gets $3000, Crime Stoppers calls for more to come forward with info

Dec 03, 2018 News

Cayman Crime Stoppers pays out US $3000 to an anonymous tipster in November. It is the largest payment to date handed over to an informant. According to a Crime Stoppers statement on Monday (3 December,) the individual's tip-off led to the arrest and criminal charges against a suspect wanted by local police. The information was called in to the 800-8477 (TIPS) tip line. Crime Stoppers said the payout follows a recent decision to increase payout limits for certain crimes from $1000 to a maximum of $5000. The Crime Stoppers hotline 800-TIPS is dialed as a local number but answered overseas. Tipsters are not required to give any form of id or testify in court. Learn more here: Reward pay out press release December 2018