Valley Crime Stoppers has announced increased rewards toward tips that lead to the arrests of criminals on the street. In addition, they have also added an enhancement of further increases in payouts toward tips if there is any gang related activity toward the particular crime. Valley Crime Stoppers is a nonprofit sponsor supported organization that is a tool that law enforcement uses to help catch the bad guys. This completely Anonymous program received over 2200 tips last year and helped law enforcement make over 12,000 arrests of wanted criminals since the inception of Valley Crime Stoppers in 1993. Year to date Valley Crime Stoppers has paid out over 1.3 million in rewards to anonymous tipsters.