World Champion boxer Richie Woodhall, Patron of Crimestoppers, encourages people in Telford to support their community by passing on information to Crimestoppers anonymously.
Richie launched his Fight Crimecampaign at a press conference at the Telford Ice Rink, where he won his World Championship belt.
Richie said: “So many people suffer as a result of the activities of criminals. I would encourage local people to have the courage and fight crime without revealing their identity by contacting Crimestoppers.”
"Follow Richie's lead"
Pauline Hadley, Crimestoppers Regional Manager said: “For many in the community it takes a lot of courage to contact Crimestoppers, hopefully they will follow Richie’s lead and
help us to fight crime. Last year over 480 people in Telford gave us information. It would be a great way to start the decade if in 2010 as a result of this campaign we had our
Richie has opened a club in Telford and helped to launch a Crimestoppers anti drugs campaign there and continues to support Crimestoppers.