Menomonee Falls is a member of Crime Stoppers of Waukesha County, Inc.
Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards to those anonymous citizens who give information regarding a person or persons responsible for a given crime. These rewards range from $25 to $1000 after an arrest, depending on the severity and importance of the crime solved.
This program is civilian-run and organized, with a police advisor from every member police agency, including the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department.
The amount of the reward is determined, post-arrest, by the civilian board, after examining the given facts of the case. Waukesha County District Attorney Sue Opper endorses this program, and it currently has 28 communities as members.
Contacting Crime Stoppers
The Crime Stoppers "Tip-line" phone number is 888-441-5505. If a reward is to be paid in these situations, the tipster must have called Crime Stoppers.