CALL 713.222.TIPS (8477)

S5 Premiere YT Cover Houston Crime Stoppers Our Podcast Returns With Season 5!

Season 5 of our podcast, The Balanced Voice with Rania Mankarious started today! Episode 57 is the first episode of a multi-part series on the fentanyl crisis in America. In this episode, Rania and this season’s co-host Jennifer interviewed Harris County Sheriff Deputy Leggett about her near-death experience after being exposed to fentanyl while on […]

Posted by on

keyboard Houston Crime Stoppers On KHOU: Houston teens blackmailed with fake nude photos

“They’re taking those photos and they’re manipulating them, creating highly sexualized sometimes pornographic content and then using it for extortion and blackmail.” Crime Stoppers CEO Rania Mankarious speaks to Lauren Talarico on KHOU 11 about how online predators are using kid and teen pictures taken from social media sites like SnapChat and Instagram and manipulating […]

Posted by on

dreamstime l 9069207 A Message from Crime Stoppers scaled Houston Crime Stoppers This is why we do what we do.

This is why we do what we do. On October 25, on The Roula & Ryan Morning Show on KRBE, the mother of Julian Castro called in to talk her son’s tragic death on June 6, 2022. We have been helping the Castro family since they day he was murdered to help find the senseless […]

Posted by on

Crime Stoppers’ Final Comment on Audit Request

The following letter from our Chairman Justin Vickrey was sent to Mr. Post on October 24, 2022: Mr. Post, After careful consideration of the baseless demand for an audit by one of the Harris County Commissioners, we are hereby ceasing further efforts to participate in this request. Crime Stoppers of Houston (CSoH) and chief assistant […]

Posted by on

dreamstime m 90107523 Houston Crime Stoppers Men Stopping Violence (Domestic Violence Awareness Month)

Every year in October, advocates around the country are busy with activities for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. We are invited to speak on panels, give presentations at schools, and provide information to community members at health fairs and other events. We are asked about services for those who are being abused and how one can […]

Posted by on

dreamstime l 9069207 A Message from Crime Stoppers scaled Houston Crime Stoppers Our Response to the False Reports of Noncooperation

Response from Justin Vickrey, Chairman, Crime Stoppers of Houston As Chairman of Crime Stoppers of Houston’s board of directors, I’ve been reflecting on the problems at hand with rampant violent crime going unfettered in Harris County and we are once again finding ourselves providing comment on baseless attacks derived in political theater. Crime Stoppers of Houston (CSoH) […]

Posted by on

pexels pixabay 256559 scaled e1657737066822 Houston Crime Stoppers Disaster Preparation: the Link between Local Libraries and Navigating an Emergency

Public libraries are an important part of any society and can connect you to all sorts of information on any subject or question you may have. While many think of libraries as simply a room full of books, that could not be farther from the truth; with the help of a library, you can be […]

Posted by Laura Hancock, MLIS on

Shannon Mac Houston Crime Stoppers Do You Know Who Is At Your Door?

As the numbers of seniors increase in population, we see ads for independent living communities: Enjoy a Resort-Like Living Environment Graciousness and Hospitality Throughout Each Day in a Warm, Residential Environment Fine Restaurant-type Dining Carefree Lifestyle Tailored to Your Needs Who wouldn’t want this for a residence? Unfortunately, one important feature is not mentioned: security. […]

Posted by Shannon Dion and Mac Bostic on

dreamstime l 9069207 A Message from Crime Stoppers scaled Houston Crime Stoppers As Expected: The Politicization of Crime Targets Crime Stoppers of Houston. Our Response.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 23, 2022 On Thursday, April 21, 2022, Crime Stoppers of Houston (CSoH) CEO welcomed Senator John Cornyn (R) and Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D) to the Dave Ward Crime Stoppers of Houston building to address bipartisan efforts that seek to prevent and respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and […]

Posted by on

dreamstime l 9069207 A Message from Crime Stoppers scaled Houston Crime Stoppers The Politicization of Crime: 4/1/22

As crime continues to be politicized, sadly Crime Stoppers is becoming a target. While none of this will deter us from being a voice for victims, when possible, we will share the attacks and our response. Read more below: In 2019, Crime Stoppers of Houston began noticing a trend in which many of the defendants […]

Posted by on