Quadra RCMP Weekly Report April 3 – April 10

Quadra Island

2022-04-10 17:41 PDT

Quadra RCMP Weekly report from April 3- April 10.

Files of note.

Refuse to pay

On April 4th, 2022 at 8:31 PM Quadra RCMP receive notice that a male was at the Heriot Bay Pub, passed out, and refusing to pay his tab. Despite multiple attempts by staff at that location, the male remained sleeping in the pub. While members were en route, staff called back and confirmed they had successfully woken the male from his deep slumber and he had since paid his tab and departed with a sober friend.

Check well being

On April 6th, 2022 at 5:18 PM, Quadra RCMP received a request for a check well being. The brother of the complainant was having some mental health issues and would like him checked on. Quadra members went to the male’s last known location and were advised he had since moved to another town. Complainant updated.

Roadblock

On April 8th, 2022 at 9:54 PM, Quadra RCMP conducted a roadblock. The members checked multiple vehicles and gave out three verbal warnings. The officers were happy to report that all drivers were sober.

Found paddleboard

On April 8th, 2022 a good citizen reported that she located a SUP paddle board washed up near the Topcliffe Road area. The complainant was able to provide a serial number. The paddle board remains unclaimed.

Boat safety checks

On April 9th, 2022 at 5:59 PM Quadra members were conducting proactive patrol of Open Bay and Drew Harbour to enforce/educate concerning the Small Vessel Regulations and Transport Canada Shipping Act. Members stopped a fishing vessel. The Vessel was compliant in regards to required safety gear. The owner of the boat stated that his vessel was not registered in his name to which he was issued a CSA violation notice warning and warned concerning the $288 fine. The owner of the boat was unaware of the fine and confirmed he would register the boat right away.

Abandoned 911

On April 10th, 2022 at 4:07 PM Quadra RCMP received a report of an abandoned 911 from a cell phone. The cell phone had dialed 911 and was mapping to different areas each time it dialed. Officers located the owner of the phone on a bike, and it was confirmed the multiple dials were accidental in nature. The owner of the cellphone was very apologetic with officers but was thankful for the quick response.

 

Released by

Cst. Rebekah Draht

Media Relations Officer
Quadra Island RCMP
Office: 250-285-3631
Fax: 250-285-2053

Email: Rebekah.DRAHT@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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