RCMP Briefs

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Trail police asking for help to identify alleged thief

If you recognize the man, police ask you to call the detachment at 250.364.2566

 

Surveillance photo of the suspect who broke through the drive-thru window at Trail McDonald’s and stole $150. Photo: Trail RCMP

Trail police ask, “Recognize this robber?”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Trail RCMP detachment at 250.364.2566

 

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Creston man arrested for impersonating a police officer

Three local businesses were convinced to give him store credit

 

Students from the SOAR program (Steps to Opportunity and Academic Readiness) along with their instructors Kim Martin and Tammy Profili recently visited the Trail and Greater District RCMP detachment. During the visit, Const. Jason Zilkie and Const. Eva Harding were the RCMP hosts. “It was a fun time for everyone and there are quite a few comedians in SOAR,” said detachment commander Sgt. Mike Wicentowich. Photo: Submitted

Trail RCMP welcome SOAR students to detachment

Steps to Opportunity and Academic Readiness program offered at Selkirk College campuses

Students from the SOAR program (Steps to Opportunity and Academic Readiness) along with their instructors Kim Martin and Tammy Profili recently visited the Trail and Greater District RCMP detachment. During the visit, Const. Jason Zilkie and Const. Eva Harding were the RCMP hosts. “It was a fun time for everyone and there are quite a few comedians in SOAR,” said detachment commander Sgt. Mike Wicentowich. Photo: Submitted
Instead of saying ‘talk to the hand,’ two Fruitvale neighbours took to the “middle finger,” escalating a dispute. Photo: Unsplash

Trail RCMP advise, ‘It’s not nice to point fingers’

Attending officer finds ongoing neighbour dispute and continuing escalation between the pair

Instead of saying ‘talk to the hand,’ two Fruitvale neighbours took to the “middle finger,” escalating a dispute. Photo: Unsplash
As Christmas nears and online shopping surges both near and far, beware the package pilferer. Photo: Element5-Digital/Unsplash

Stolen packages has Trail police warning of ‘porch pirates’

To avoid front porch theft ask someone to accept the package if they are home during the day

As Christmas nears and online shopping surges both near and far, beware the package pilferer. Photo: Element5-Digital/Unsplash
A Trail woman has died of a suspected drug overdose, police are asking for patience and compassion of the city’s vulnerable. Photo: Kristina Tripkovic/Unsplash

Suspected overdose death of Trail woman has police asking for compassion as drug crisis rages

71 per cent of those who have fatally overdosed this year were between 30-59 years old

A Trail woman has died of a suspected drug overdose, police are asking for patience and compassion of the city’s vulnerable. Photo: Kristina Tripkovic/Unsplash
Cache of items Trail RCMP allegedly located in Timothy Johnston’s parked vehicle. Photo: Trail RCMP

Sleeping in a running vehicle leads to drugs, weapons seized from Trail man

Trail police responded to complaint of man sleeping in a parked vehicle that was still running

Cache of items Trail RCMP allegedly located in Timothy Johnston’s parked vehicle. Photo: Trail RCMP
Photo: Times file

Okanagan man charged with uttering threats at Trail business

Man arrested and lodged him in Trail cellblock until sober

Photo: Times file
The Beaver Valley Arena, located in Fruitvale, is operated and managed by the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary. Photo: RDKB

Kootenay Boundary regional district employee suspended after voyeurism allegation in girls change room

The 21-year old man is expected to make his first appearance in court next year on Feb. 23

The Beaver Valley Arena, located in Fruitvale, is operated and managed by the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary. Photo: RDKB
Legitimate breeders have well-established credibility and websites, not just a social media account, police advise. Photo: Unsplash

Trail RCMP warn of puppy scam after woman conned out of $1,900

Ask for references from other customers to ensure the breeder is legitimate and ethical

Legitimate breeders have well-established credibility and websites, not just a social media account, police advise. Photo: Unsplash
“Remember that none of us are immune to the consequences of poor winter driving habits,” advises Sgt. Mike Wicentowich. Photo: Trail Times

November starts with plenty of calls to Trail RCMP

Fruitvale crash, salty senior and more

“Remember that none of us are immune to the consequences of poor winter driving habits,” advises Sgt. Mike Wicentowich. Photo: Trail Times
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Police report another crash near Tadanac

RCMP were called to the intersection of Stoney Creek Road and Highway 22 Saturday night

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Winter tires are required on most B.C. highways by October 1, 2022. Photo: Bulletin file

Trail RCMP remind locals to shift into winter

RCMP responded to reports of vehicles that had slid off the snowy and icy highways last week

Winter tires are required on most B.C. highways by October 1, 2022. Photo: Bulletin file
B.C. has some of the highest populations of black bears in the world with estimates ranging upwards of 120,000. Photo: WildSafeBC.com

Trail RCMP: Impaired driver, bear vandal

Briefs from the Trail and Greater District RCMP

B.C. has some of the highest populations of black bears in the world with estimates ranging upwards of 120,000. Photo: WildSafeBC.com
Police caution locals that sunset will occur at 5:44 p.m., which means that most trick-or-treaters will be walking around neighbourhoods in the dark. Photo: Daniel Lincoln/Unsplash

Trail RCMP safety tips for a Happy Halloween!

Make sure your pets are safe and secure indoors for the evening

Police caution locals that sunset will occur at 5:44 p.m., which means that most trick-or-treaters will be walking around neighbourhoods in the dark. Photo: Daniel Lincoln/Unsplash
Photo of the Oct. 21 crash scene. Trail police are searching for one of the drivers. Photo: Trail RCMP

Driver disappears from crash scene; Trail RCMP asking for tips

Anyone with information about the location of the driver is asked to call the detachment

Photo of the Oct. 21 crash scene. Trail police are searching for one of the drivers. Photo: Trail RCMP
The incident happened on Tuesday. Photo: File

Update: Shots fired at Trail hospital; 1 person arrested

RCMP reported that shots were fired at the BCEHS ambulance station near Trail hospital

The incident happened on Tuesday. Photo: File
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Trail RCMP sergeant sheds light on latest crime stats

Trail police responded to 4,151 calls for service over the first nine months of 2022 …

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From a break-in to another complaint about the same suspect, an impaired driver and more, October calls to the Trail RCMP show no signs of slowing down. Image: RCMP logo

Break-in damages at Trail business; police find burglar still inside

Briefs from the Trail and Greater District RCMP detachment

From a break-in to another complaint about the same suspect, an impaired driver and more, October calls to the Trail RCMP show no signs of slowing down. Image: RCMP logo