Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa’s Inaugural Deputy Duck Derby

HAMMOND, LA – February 14, 2020 – Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa is excited to announce its Inaugural Deputy Duck Derby to be held on Saturday, October 17, 2020 in Zemurray Park Lake located at 400 S. Oak Street in Hammond, LA from 12 pm – 4 pm. Proceeds from this event will benefit Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa’s Community Crime Prevention Programs.  

The Deputy Duck Derby will have a top prize of $5,000 to the winning duck. There will also be many other great prizes awarded for the consecutive finishing ducks. Ducks can be purchased at our Event Sponsor Locations starting at $5 very soon!  

The Deputy Duck Derby will be a FUN Family Event with games, food, music and more. Ducks will be sold onsite the day of the event until a few minutes before race time! Winners need not be present to win.  

“Crime Stoppers is very excited about this new signature event and invites everyone in the community to participate. Crime prevention and community safety awareness is at the heart of what we do.  It takes all of us to keep where we live, work, and play safe.” states Crime Stoppers Executive Director, Jodie Rohner. 

Clean Title owner and CST Deputy Duck Derby Sponsor, Walton Tate says, “It is important for me to support organizations that have a positive impact on our community, Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa does just that. As a board member and supporter, I am very proud of the work we accomplish and am happy to support the organization. I would encourage others in the community to get involved with this event and Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa.” 

Madison Burris of Fidelity Bank, also a proud sponsor of the Deputy Duck Derby says “Fidelity Bank is very excited to be partnering with Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa on this event. Organizations like Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa play a crucial role not just in Tangipahoa and St. Helena Parishes but also in the surrounding parishes. As a local community bank, giving back to the communities in which we serve is at the core of who we are.” 

Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa is still accepting sponsorships and prizes for the Deputy Duck Derby. If you would like more information about being a sponsor please call 985-662-5557 or email . You may also visit or

Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa, Inc. is a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization that serves the Tangipahoa & St. Helena Parishes community. Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa is a proud United Way of Southeast Louisiana Community Partner Agency.

Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa is accepting sponsorships and donations to support this great event. All sponsors will be recognized at the event, in the media, as well on our social media outlets. You may donate or sponsor by clicking the donate button below. Thank you in advance for your support!

Note: Sponsorships of $1,000 or more should be paid by check and mailed with a completed Deputy Duck Derby Sponsorship Pack Form or you can contact us to schedule a date to pick up your check and take your sponsor photo.

All other sponsorship levels may be paid by clicking the donate button below.