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by Contributor on Wednesday Jan 17 2018

The Penticton RCMP are seeking public assistance in regards to an attempt armed robbery which occurred Tuesday evening at a downtown business.     

The incident happened at approximately 5:50 p.m, when the Penticton RCMP responded to a report of an attempt...

by Trail Champion on Tuesday Jan 16 2018

The Trail and Greater District RCMP confirmed in a press release this afternoon that the body of an individual was located inside the trunk of a burnt out vehicle, left abandoned and set ablaze on Hwy 22 this past weekend.

Trail RCMP Sgt. Darren Oelke said the death is being treated as suspicious.

“Shortly after 9 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14, the Trail and Greater Regional Fire...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Jan 12 2018

Nelson RCMP said in a media release local police are investigating multiple thefts of mail from various locations during the past week.

RCMP said the thefts involve small parcels, cards and general mail being stolen from compartments in community mailboxes located in several areas.

"In...

by Kyra Hoggan on Wednesday Dec 27 2017

A staggering amount of both luck and good management prevented serious tragedy on a local highway yesterday, according to RCMP Sgt. Laurel Mathew.

“On Dec. 26 at approximately 5:10 pm, emergency responders were called to a multi-vehicle accident on Hwy 3A near Tarrys Road involving several vehicles, including a car that apparently was driving with no head lights on,” Mathew said in a...

by Boundary Sentinel on Tuesday Dec 26 2017

Some stolen items were returned to their rightful owners after police, acting on a tip, located property that had previously been reported stolen Grand Forks RCMP said in a media release.

"Acting on a tip from a member of the public, who identified some stolen property listed for sale on a local social media buy and sell site, the Grand Forks RCMP attended a residence in the Ruckle area...

by Trail Champion on Wednesday Dec 20 2017

The Trail and Castlegar RCMP Crime Reduction Units have been working on a drug investigation into the trafficking of drugs in both cities, according to a press release issued Wednesday by Trail top cop Sgt. Darren Oelke.

“On Dec. 15, the investigation led CRU members to arrested a 47-year-old male and a 36-year-old female in East Trail,” Oelke said. “A significant quantity of several...

by Castlegar Source on Tuesday Dec 19 2017

The RCMP Southeast District Major Crimes Unit and the Nakusp RCMP are investigating the deaths of two men who resided in the community Needles, B.C.

Needles is approximately 57 kilometers south of Nakusp and 135 km east of Vernon.

Nakusp RCMP responded Monday (December 18) at approximately 5:30 p.m.to reports of possible shots being fired at a residence on Needles North Road in...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Dec 18 2017

Cpl. Thomas Blakney of the Revelstoke RCMP said the detachment is currently investigating a possible attempt child abduction in the area of Columbia Park Elementary School, which occurred on Monday morning.   ...

by Sara Golling on Friday Dec 15 2017

Warning: In the afternoon of December 15, a thief smashed windows in several cars parked in the roadside parking lot at Strawberry Pass and stole items from them. One man admitted having left his wallet in his vehicle; a window was broken and the wallet was stolen. He reported that, when he arrived at the parking lot from his task in the woods, there were six other vehicles with broken windows...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Dec 15 2017

 

A crash resulting in two fatalities closed Highway 22 for approximately five hours Friday morning, after a vehicle crossed the center line, hitting another sedan head-on RCMP West Kootenay Traffic and Integrated Road Safety Unit said in a media...

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