Kitimat RCMP Weekly Report: June 5th – June 10, 2021


2021-06-14 07:28 HAP

Under the Official Languages Act, this office provides services to the public in English only. You will find general information in both official languages at and

Aux termes de la Loi sur les langues officielles, ce bureau n'offre des services au public qu'en anglais. Vous trouverez des renseignements généraux dans les deux langues officielles au et

On Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 9:50 am, the Kitimat RCMP received a report of a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 37 near Hirsch Creek. Officers attended the area and located a truck and swept the area to ensure no one was in the area injured. Police called the registered owner who confirmed that at around 5:00 am he was driving from Terrace to Kitimat and was involved in a collision and did not report it to police. Police issued the driver a warning and the owner arranged for the truck to be towed.

On Sunday, June 6, 2021 at 4:45 pm, the Kitimat RCMP received a report of six youths attempting to enter the abandoned townhouses located on Nalabila St and Alexander Ave. Police located and spoke to two of the youth and explained the how it is unsafe and an offence to enter the abandoned buildings.

On Monday, June 7, 2021 at 7:45 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to a ATV collision. An ATV driver had rolled their ATV into a ditch with water and two bystanders responded and assisted as the man was pinned under the ATV. While speaking with the driver of the ATV the officer detected a strong odour of liquor. A roadside screening device demand was read and the driver blew a fail. The driver was served with 90-day driving prohibition and the ATV was impounded for 30 days.

On Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 5:40 pm, the Kitimat RCMP received a call reporting a possible break and enter to an apartment building. The complainant reported that 4 youths were ripping a window screen off of a ground floor window. Upon attendance police located the youths who stated they were entering their grandfather’s residence as they had forgotten the key. Police confirmed with the grandfather that the youth had permission to be at the residence. The complainant was updated.

On Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 2:50 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a driving complaint on Highway 37 near the Kitimat River Bridge. The complainant reported that a vehicle was swerving and driving at 80 km/hr. An officer patrolled the highway and pulled the vehicle over and spoke to the driver. The officer noted no impairment and the driver admitted to being tentative due to other vehicle riding his bumper.

On Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 8:45 pm, an officer with the Kitimat RCMP conducted a vehicle stop with a passenger who was recognized as having an outstanding unendorsed warrant. The man was arrested and held in custody pending a bail hearing. 

Diffusé par :

Cap. Madonna Saunderson

S.-off. conseillère de district (relations avec les médias)
District du Nord
4020, 5e Avenue, Prince George (C.-B.) V2M 7E7
Téléphone : 250-561-3166
Cellulaire : 250-301-3521

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