Tips by Peel Crimestoppers
Hosted by Brendan Lang
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In the first ever episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, your host Brendan Lang discusses carjackings and how they are taking place. He also speaks to the chair of Peel Crime Stoppers, Imran Hasan. Plus tips are provided on how to avoid the carjacking crimes.
In the second episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers host Brendan Lang discusses the crime trend of break and enters and goes in depth about what these criminals are looking for. He also has a conversation with the Deputy Chief of investigations and emergency services for the Peel Regional Police Nick Milinovich. Then the show finishes off with tips on how to help yourself and others avoid being victim to break and enters.
In the third episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan discusses the trends of crimes happening on the internet and what steps you can take to avoid them. He also speaks with longtime television personality Anwar Knight to discuss his involvement with the Peel Crime Stoppers Organization.
In episode number four, your host Brendan Lang talks about the Grandparent scam and how to avoid it. He also has a chat with Stephen Bungay from the Schlegel Village organization about their partnership with Peel Crime Stoppers and much more.
In episode five of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang discusses hate crimes and the difference between crimes and incidents. Also, Errol Mendes, a professor at the University of Ottawa joins the show to discuss the legal side of these hate-related offences.
In episode number six of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers Brendan Lang talks about the Peel Crime Stoppers Organization as a whole as well as how the anonymous tips are processed. Harry Pedwell, the acting Chair of Peel Crime Stoppers also joins the show.
In episode number seven of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers Brendan Lang speaks on Road Watch and how they work in relation to Peel Crime Stoppers. He also speaks with Claudia D’amico, the driving complaint/road watch coordinator with the Peel Police.
In episode number eight of TIPS by Peel Crimestoppers, the topic of CRA scams is discussed and tips are given on how to avoid and keep yourself safe from these types of crimes. Paul Murphy, the Senior Communications Director for the CRA joins the show.
In the ninth episode of TIPS by Peel Crimestoppers, the topic of Auto Thefts is covered and it is discussed how to keep yourself safe from these crimes happening to you. Also, Bryan Gast from Equite joins the show.
This week Brendan Lang discusses taxi scams and provides tips to help you stay safe from this crime that has been happening more often latley. Osbourne Lewin from the Peel Police joins the show as well to give an in-depth look at the scam.
In episode 11 of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang discusses drug trafficking and provides tips on what to look for and how to report suspicious activity. Detective Michael Bishop from the Peel Police also speaks on the topic and provides some of his own tips on how to go about reporting this activity.
In this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang talks about arson and ways to keep yourself safe if a fire were to happen at your house. He also speaks with Scott Dalzell from the Fire Prevention and Risk Reduction Division at Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services.
In episode 13 of TIPS by Peel Crime stoppers Brendan Lang talks about one of the fastest growing scams in the country, the romance scam. Detective Constable Karin Schroeter from the Fraud Division with the Peel Regional Police also comes on to explain the ins and outs of the scam.
In this Episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang talks about the gift card scam as the holiday season nears. Cybersecurity Analyst and member of the Peel Crime Stoppers Board, Ritesh Kotak joins the show for two segments to tell us how the scam works and ways to stay safe when buying these gift cards for friends and family.
In this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang discusses human trafficking and how these acts are being committed today. Lee Ann Bailey, from the Elizabeth Fry Organization stops by the show as well to talk about this crime and provides tips on how to keep yourself safe.
In this Episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang starts by speaking about the history of Crime Stoppers and where there are chapters located around the world. Then, Peel Crime Stoppers Chair Imran Hasan joins the show for the second time, to talk about Crime Stoppers Awareness Month and much more.
In this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang talks about the Real Estate scam which has been popping up in the media recently. Michael Kennelly also joins the show to speak on behalf of the Mississauga Real Estate Board and as a broker with the largest Royal LePage in Canada.
In this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang quickly speaks on Black History Month and racism towards people of colour. Lonny Blackett, the first black police officer in Brampton and retired Constable then joins the show and talks about his experiences while on the force. In the last segment an old interview done with Errol Mendez, a professor in the faculty of law at the University of Ottawa is played to talk about different types of hate crimes.
On this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, host Brendan Lang talks about some winter driving tips and how to stay safe on the road when the conditions are less than ideal. Nadia Matos and Michael Stewart from CAA join the show to talk about winter driving safety as well as discuss things like: distracted driving and impaired driving.
On this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, your host Brendan Lang talks about fraud prevention month and brings back a couple interviews from previous episodes. First, Michael Kennelly talks about the real estate scam. Then, Paul Murphy is heard speaking about CRA scams as we sit in tax season.
In this episode of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers, Brendan Lang tells you about two events coming up in the community on Friday March 17th. Then Cal Millar, the author of two books on Crime Stoppers comes to talk about the history of the organization as well as his journey. Then, a previous interview with Peel Crime Stoppers Chair, Imran Hasan is aired as he speaks on the Peel branch of Crime Stoppers.
On Epi 22 of TIPS by Peel Crime Stoppers we talk about two different police forces. First, Armand La Barge, the former York Regional Police Chief joins the show to discuss his career as well as the York Regional Police forces relationship with Crime Stoppers. Then, an interview from the second episode of the show is replayed as one of the Deputy Chief’s, Nick Milinovich with the Peel Regional Police speaks on the relationship in Peel.