Citizen Reports Crime Stoppers Impersonator

Albuquerque, NM – Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers has been notified of a possible dangerous situation, and would like to inform the public about the following report.

A citizen has reported to AMCS that an individual came to her family’s home, stating he represents Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers. It is believed this individual lied to the homeowner, possibly in an attempt to gain her trust and access to her home.

Board members representing Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers will never go door to door to individual homes. We urge anyone who has concerns about a stranger at their door to call law enforcement immediately.

A 501© (3) organization, AMCS is a community program that relies on anonymous tips to solve crimes and to locate fugitives from justice. We operate completely on donations from our community supporters. Our Albuquerque based branch was first created in 1976—the first Crime Stoppers EVER. The program has since grown to include Crime Stoppers organizations around the globe. Visit our website for more additional information regarding our organization.