Monticello Library, Metro Crime Stoppers (MCS), Monticello Police, Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Department are hosting a Crime Prevention event at the library on Thursday, 25 June 2019 at 5:00pm. This event will be for business owners and the general public. Diane James, Executive Director of Metro Crime Stoppers will be presenting on home safety and burglary prevention. Free hand fans will be available. Metro Crime Stoppers is a non-profit agency that provides rewards for tips that lead to arrests. MCS will be in the area to encourage citizens to call the tip hotline and report burglary suspects, and/or those responsible for recent commercial and residential burglaries in the city of Monticello. Tipsters can call in tips at 601-582-STOP(7867) or www.p3tips.com/364. To receive a cash reward tipsters must first call or go online and receive an identification number for your tip. Tipsters are paid cash and can receive up to $1,000.