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by Castlegar Source on Friday Jul 14 2017

Williams Lake - Targeted enforcement of prolific property criminals in the Williams Lake area resulted in the arrest of two individuals following a vehicle stop.

On July 11, 2017, two individuals were arrested as a result of a routine vehicle stop at 9 Avenue North and Latin Street. During a subsequent search of their vehicle, police officers located a television which is believed to...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Jul 13 2017

One man remains in custody after Nelson Police arrested a pair of men in the 700 Block of Vernon Street Tuesday.

NPD Sergeant Nate Holt said the arrest resulted after dispatch received a report of a male action suspicious while attempting to exchange foreign currency at a local currency exchange outlet.

“The money was suspected to have been stolen from a Break and enter to a...

by Shara JJ Cooper on Monday Jul 10 2017

After seven years of searching and chasing leads, the family of Owen Kiernan Rooney has finally gotten some closure.

The remains of the 24-year-old Australian man were found by the Grand Forks Search and Rescue Unit while they were doing a training exercise on Hardy Mountain. The remains were found at the foot of the mountain, an estimated three kilometres from where Rooney was last...

by Boundary Sentinel on Thursday Jul 06 2017

S/Sgt. Annie Linteau, E Division Senior Media Relations Officer with the RCMP said in a media release Thursday, police are continuing their investigation of a sexual assault that allegedly occurred on Tuesday (July 4, 2017) between 9:30-9:50 a.m. at the Boundary Creek Provincial Park, located four kilometres west of Greenwood.
Linteau said a woman reported that she was...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Jul 04 2017

An attempted bike theft near the Kootenay Co-op store on Baker Street have three suspects awaiting court appearances Nelson Police Department Nate Holt said in a media release Tuesday.

The incident started at 7:42 p.m. Sunday when NPD received a call of an attempted bike theft at the Kootenay Co-op grocery store.

All three suspects, two men and a woman, were captured on CCTV...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jun 30 2017

Drugs in the downtown core of the Heritage City continues to be a problem for police as Nelson members dealt with two separate files this past week said Sergeant Corey Hoy in a media release Thursday.

Thursday, shortly after the noon time bell, NPD dispatch received a call for service after it was reported two females were found using drugs in a local public washroom. 


by Contributor on Thursday Jun 29 2017

ICBC and police are urging drivers to plan ahead for a safe ride home if any of your activities this summer involve alcohol, especially with Canada celebrating its 150th birthday this weekend.

Each year in B.C., 66 people die in crashes involving impaired driving and nearly half* of those deaths happen during summer months. On...

by Boundary Sentinel on Tuesday Jun 27 2017

Kelowna RCMP said the suspect who sparked a multi detachment man hunt Tuesday afternoon, and prompted a warning to the public to avoid picking up hitch hikers is now in police custody and faces potential charges.

Cpl. Jesse O'Donaghey spokesperson for the Kelowna Regional RCMP said in a media release, just prior to 12 noon Tuesday (June 27), Kelowna Rural RCMP responded to a report of a...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Jun 26 2017

“Repulsive” is the reaction from Regional District of Central Kootenay Parks Operation Supervisor Cary Gaynor, to the reports of vandals earlier this month who painted a set of swastikas along a public access road to Morning Mountain Recreation Site located west of Nelson.

“It’s always alarming when graffiti of this kind is found,” Gaynor told The Nelson...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Jun 25 2017

Nelson Police Department is asking for public assistance in locating a Nelson man missing since early June.

Darwen Greyeyes, 55, was last seen at 9:30 p.m. on (Sunday) June 4, 2017.

"He was last seen in the 200 block of Anderson Street in Nelson," said Nelson Police Sergeant Dino Falcone in a media release Sunday. "Mr. Greyeyes is a 55-year-old First Nations male (...


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