Hays County Commissioners Court Proclaims October 17 as Crime Stoppers Awareness Day
Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – The Hays County Commissioners Court proclaimed October 17, 2016, as Crime Stoppers, Inc., Awareness Day in Hays County, and thanked the organization for its work to prevent crime and bring criminals to justice.
The proclamation notes that Crime Stoppers has been active in Hays County for 35 years, and during that time has received 624 suspects arrested, 747 offenses cleared, $193,000 in stolen property recovered and $12.5 million in narcotics seized. Tipsters have received awards of $69,000.
Crime Stoppers’ Executive Director Don Arledge thanked the Commissioners Court, law enforcement and citizens for making the program a success.
Left to right, Precinct 2 Commissioner Mark Jones, Precinct 1 Commissioner Debbie Gonzales Ingalsbe, County Judge Bert Cobb, M.D., Hays County Crime Stoppers, Inc., Executive Director Don Arledge, Board Vice Chairman Gary Tucker, Sheriff Gary Cutler, Precinct 3 Commissioner Will Conley and Precinct 4 Commissioner Ray Whisenant.