Sheriff Greco Participates in Crimestoppers Press Conference
Tue, 2015/04/07 - 5:00am News Staff
Plaquemines Parish Sheriff Lonnie Greco recently attended a Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans press conference prior to the organization's 30th Annual Awards Luncheon at the Hilton Riverside in New Orleans. Several local and federal law enforcement leaders, including nearly 10 Sheriffs and Police Chiefs attended the event, along with several school superintendents and Archdiocese representatives. During the press conference, Crimestoppers President and CEO Darlene Cusanza provided last year's year end summary for the Crimestoppers hotline. There were over 9,000 tips processed, approximately 17,000 calls received netting the arrest of 216 bodies, with 466 cases closed and 485 charges filed. $70,300 in cash rewards were paid out to eligible tipsters.