The 24th Annual Greater KC Crime Stoppers Appreciation breakfast was held this morning at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Kansas City. Law enforcement and supporters from throughout the area were invited, and TV news anchor Chris Ketz of KMBC Channel 9 was the master of ceremonies. Grain Valley Police was represented by Officer Danny Cummings, Sergeant Shannon Carr and Chief David Starbuck. GVPD was recognized and presented with a plaque recognizing the department for outstanding assistance to the Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline program, which has led to multiple crimes solved and apprehensions of felony suspects in Grain Valley. GVPD wishes to thank the many citizens who take advantage of the TIPS Hotline and provide information which assists in making our community a better place.