Weekly media briefs
2022-09-20 13:13 PDT
For Week of September 13-19, 2022
- Total Number of Files: 181
- False Alarm Calls: 8
- False/Abandoned 911 Calls: 1
- Collision Investigations: 9
- Mental Health Act Calls: 2
- Theft from Vehicle Calls: 3
2022-6063 Motor vehicle accident
On September 19, 2022, along Depot Rd., a motorcyclist collided with the driver of a pickup truck after the driver crossed lanes to turn. BC Ambulance took the motorcyclist to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Both the pickup truck and motorcycle required towing, and police issued the driver of the pickup issued a violation ticket for improper left turn.
2022-6031 – Break, enter, and theft
On September 17, 2022, sometime between 10:45 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., thieves entered a house in the 1500 block Eagle Drive, and stole items including antique jewelry, a pocket watch, silverware, and an antique opal ring. Police continue following up with this investigation.
2022-6020 – Motor Vehicle Act enforcement
On September 17, 2022, during the early evening, members did Motor Vehicle Act enforcement in the construction zone on Industrial Ave. at Highway 99, and issued four violation tickets for failing to obey traffic sign in a one-way lane.
2022-5928 – Mischief and theft
On the evening of September 14, 2022, thieves targeted a number of parked, vacant cars at the Garibaldi Trail Head lot. Multiple cars had windows smashed and items stolen, and the police investigation indicated thieves were mainly after money. Police encourage potential victims to report to the detachment or through online crime reporting.
Anyone with any information regarding the above files are asked to contact the Squamish RCMP at 604-892-6100, or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or go to the website www.solvecrime.ca
Cpl. Angela KermerMedia Relations Officer
Sea to Sky RCMP
Cell: 604 848-4793
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