RCMP Briefs

The RCMP is reporting another Trail resident has been scammed for thousands of dollars in a phone scam. Photo: Miryam León on Unsplash

Kootenay man bilked of $5,100 in phone scam

This latest fraud resulting in a Trail man losing thousands was reported to the RCMP on Saturday

The RCMP is reporting another Trail resident has been scammed for thousands of dollars in a phone scam. Photo: Miryam León on Unsplash
The RCMP is reporting another Trail resident has been scammed for thousands of dollars in a phone scam. Photo: Miryam León on Unsplash

Trail man bilked out of $5,100

This latest scam resulting in a Trail man losing thousands was reported to the RCMP on Saturday

The RCMP is reporting another Trail resident has been scammed for thousands of dollars in a phone scam. Photo: Miryam León on Unsplash
Photo: Black Press file

Trail woman suffers serious injuries during alleged assault

Police were called to a Trail home on Sunday afternoon

Photo: Black Press file
Photo: Black Press file

Trail RCMP called out twice to reports of a man with a handgun

One report came into the Greater Trail station Wednesday morning, the other later in the afternoon

Photo: Black Press file
Trail RCMP report an alleged assault in Fruitvale on Sunday involving baseball bats. (Photo by Damir Spanic on Unsplash)

Assault with baseball bats reported in Fruitvale

Police have connected the assault to an incident in Salmo the night previous

Trail RCMP report an alleged assault in Fruitvale on Sunday involving baseball bats. (Photo by Damir Spanic on Unsplash)
Trail RCMP report two men were apprehended on separate foot patrols. (Trail Times file photo)

Trail RCMP foot patrol leads to capture of wanted man

Trail police report drugs seized, alleged impaired driver, men being apprehended and more

Trail RCMP report two men were apprehended on separate foot patrols. (Trail Times file photo)
(Times file)

Trail RCMP report golf course break-in, lost child and more

Anyone with information about the Birchbank break-in is asked to call the Trail RCMP

(Times file)
Trail RCMP report theft, impaired charges

Trail RCMP report theft, impaired charges

Checkpoints were set up in Trail and the Greater Area on Sept. 11 from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Trail RCMP report theft, impaired charges
The Trail and Greater District RCMP have set up an important new service called the Wander Registry. (Photo by Nina Hill on Unsplash)

Trail RCMP set up critical new service to help keep loved ones, safe

Registration is voluntary and can be withdrawn at any time

The Trail and Greater District RCMP have set up an important new service called the Wander Registry. (Photo by Nina Hill on Unsplash)
Trail RCMP report possible child luring, lack of self-isolation

Trail RCMP report possible child luring, lack of self-isolation

Greater Trail police report for the first week of September

Trail RCMP report possible child luring, lack of self-isolation
(Trail Times file photo)

Kootenay cops nab couple for drug trafficking twice in 8 days

Both times the arrests were made by the same Roving Traffic Unit

(Trail Times file photo)
(Trail Times file photo)

Kootenay cops nab couple for drug trafficking twice in 8 days

Both times the arrests were made by the same Roving Traffic Unit

(Trail Times file photo)
Signage is posted in school zones, like this one on Schofield Highway warning drivers of the Webster Elementary School zone. (Trail Times file)

BC RCMP remind drivers to slow down as students return to class

Enforcement will begin again starting Tuesday, Sept. 8

Signage is posted in school zones, like this one on Schofield Highway warning drivers of the Webster Elementary School zone. (Trail Times file)
(Photo by Stéphan Valentin on Unsplash)

Trail police lodge 5 in cells due to inebriation

The Greater District RCMP were called out over 70 times last weekend

(Photo by Stéphan Valentin on Unsplash)
As of Aug. 31 there were 127,940 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada. (Image courtesy CDC)

Trail RCMP urge locals to respect distancing rules

Interior Health has confirmed 433 Covid cases since the pandemic hit earlier this year

As of Aug. 31 there were 127,940 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada. (Image courtesy CDC)
Trail RCMP remind locals that fireworks pose an extreme wildfire risk. (Photo by Alex Holyoake on Unsplash)

Trail RCMP: Report of gunshots found to be fireworks

Trail and Greater District police report call outs to more than 60 incidents last weekend

Trail RCMP remind locals that fireworks pose an extreme wildfire risk. (Photo by Alex Holyoake on Unsplash)
Trail RCMP arrested the man for allegedly driving impaired on Sunday night. (Stock Photo)

Fruitvale man flees police after impaired driving arrest

The incident unfolded after someone reported an erratic driver

Trail RCMP arrested the man for allegedly driving impaired on Sunday night. (Stock Photo)
Police have seized a substantial amount of illicit drugs from two people on Pine Avenue. (Google Maps)

Trail police seize $10,000 worth of street drugs

The Trail pair are slated for court later this fall

Police have seized a substantial amount of illicit drugs from two people on Pine Avenue. (Google Maps)
Police suspect someone took a baseball bat to a truck parked in West Trail. (Unsplash photo by Damir Spanic)

RCMP report possible peeper, Rossland rescue, vandalized vehicles, stripped swimmer and more

Sgt. Mike Wicentowich provided media some examples of calls the police received over the past week

Police suspect someone took a baseball bat to a truck parked in West Trail. (Unsplash photo by Damir Spanic)
(Trail Times file photo)

Trail RCMP report sabotage, a side-swipe and more

Briefs from Trail and Greater District police Sergeant Mike Wicentowich

(Trail Times file photo)