Kitimat RCMP Weekly Report: July 9 – July 15 2021


2021-07-19 08:18 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 Friday, July 9, 2021 at 8:00 pm, an officer with the Kitimat RCMP was waved down by a witness who reported a man passed out on a bench outside the City Center Mall. The witness reported seeing the man drinking from a bottle of wine. An officer checked on the man and noted that he was intoxicated and unable to care for himself. Police were unable to find anyone to care for him so he was lodged in cells until he was able to care for himself.

On Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 12:15 am, an officer with the Kitimat RCMP queried a licence plate of a vehicle and noted that the associated drivers licence was flagged as being a prohibited driver. The officer conducted a vehicle stop and the drivers BC Drivers licence was invalid and the driver was prohibited under the Motor Vehicle Act. The driver’s vehicle was impounded for 7 days and the driver was given a court date for Thursday, August 19, 2021.

On Sunday, July 11, 2021 at 4:07 am, the Kitimat RCMP were called to a business following a report of an unwanted person on the premise. The complainant reported that an intoxicated man was trying to pay with a $100 bill which was not accepted by the business. Police attended however the man had just left and patrols were negative.

On Monday, July 12, 2021 at 8:00 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to an report of an intoxicated person passed out on the grounds of Roy Wilcox School. Upon attendance Kitimat Fire and Rescue and Ambulance was on scene and ended up transporting the woman to hospital.

On Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 12:50 am, the Kitimat RCMP attended to Hirsch Creek Park as the complainant believed the bear trap had been activated. An officer noted that the bear trap had been activated however there was no bear in the trap. The officer re-set the trap. At 6:25 am the complainant called back to report that a bear was in the trap. An officer attended and confirmed a grizzly bear was in the bear trap. BC Conservation Officer Service was notified. The District of Kitimat was updated.

On Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at the Kitimat RCMP attended a found property complaint. The complainant reported that she found a Samsung cell phone on Alcan Way. An officer attended and seized the phone and attempted to locate the owner. The property will be held for 90 days.

On Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 5:00 pm the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint from a resident of an apartment building that their property representative was inside their residence. An officer attended and spoke to the property representative who provided the 48 hours notice that was given the resident of the apartment. Police referred the complainant to the B.C. residential tenancy branch.

Released by
S/Sgt. Graham Morgan
Kitimat RCMP

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
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