Crime fighting, by the numbers

Crime fighting, by the numbers

Crimestoppers of Champaign County hosted police officers, prosecutors, reporters and community business supporters at its annual meeting in Urbana Thursday. Some of the highlights:

28: Years Crimestoppers has been active in the county.

16,210: Cases received in that time.

1,872: Cases solved.

$106,860: Amount of reward dollars paid to tipsters.

748: Cases received in 2013.

49: Cases solved in 2013.

6: Homicide tips in July.

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