Whistler RCMP media briefs for January 26th to February 2nd, 2021
Whistler, Sea to Sky
2021-02-05 11:22 PST
Type and number of files:
- Total Number of Files: 114
- Collision Investigations: 8
- Mental Health Act Calls: 5
- Cause Disturbance: 14
- COVID Related Measure Act: 11
File # 2021- 472
On January 27, 2021 at approximately 04:45 PM the Pemberton RCMP pulled over a vehicle travelling 115 km/h in a 50 km/h speed zone along Pemberton Meadows Rd. The driver was issued a violation ticket for excessive speed and their vehicle was impounded for 7 days. The Pemberton RCMP would like to remind the public to drive safe and drive relative to current road conditions.
File # 2021-505
On January 30, 2021 at approximately 12:30 AM the RCMP pulled over a vehicle speeding in the area of high way 99 and Brio subdivision. The occupant was issued a violation ticket for speeding. The RCMP learned that the driver had been in the country for the past nine days and was supposed to be in quarantine for fourteen days. The RCMP issued a violation ticket for $1,150 under the Quarantine Act.
The Whistler RCMP responded to a higher number of noise complaints and Covid Related matters over the weekend. The RCMP responded to 7 Covid- 19 complaints and issued 5 Public Health Order violation tickets. The RCMP would like to remind the community to follow all Public Health recommendations. Call the Whistler RCMP if you observe Public Health Order Violations.
Corporal Nathan Miller
Whistler Community Engagement Team
Sgt. Sascha BanksSea to Sky Operations Support NCO i/c
1000 Finch Drive, Squamish BC V8B 0M5
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