March 4th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 13 calls for service from March 3rd, 8 AM till March 4th, 8 AM.  During the same time period there were six people lodged in Terrace Cells.  Four of these people were lodged for intoxication.

 

  • Downtown Terrace
  • 911 hang up.  Investigation determined that the call was placed in regards to a fire that police were already responding to.
  • Police observed a man known to them walking on Lakelse Ave.  Checks determined that he was in breach of a Conditional Sentence Order by being outside of his residence.  The 51 yr old man was arrested and held for court.

 

  • Elsewhere Terrace
  • Investigation of a breach of Conditional Sentence Order by failing to report change of address.
  • Scam.  A person received two messages on his phone stating that ‘name’ needed to be called back immediately at ‘number’ or the police would be sent to arrest him for illegal deeds.  The phone number was called and it went straight to a voicemail for ‘CRA”.  Police checked the internet for this phone number and found it associated to numerous scams with attempts to obtain personal information by threatening legal action.  
  • Assault.  The incident was work related and being dealt with through internal means.  Police spoke with the people involved. 
  • A man and woman at a residence banging on the door of a residence on Molitor St.  Police ascertained that they were at the residence on legitimate purpose.
  • False residential alarm on Loen Ave.
  • Possible impaired driver in a black Ford truck leaving Mr. Mikes.  Checks were done of the area.  The 22 yr old man was located walking on Lanfear Hill and arrested for intoxication. 
  • Fight in a motel room.  Police spoke with two men both 26 yrs of age.  They both had minor injuries consistent with fighting but claimed nothing happened.  A resolution was reached with these men and the motel employee.  A third man, 39 yrs of age, was spoken with but he was intoxicated and unable to follow simple direction.  He was arrested. 
  • A man reported two women banging on his door. The women left prior to police attendance.  Checks determined that the man had a warrant for his arrest.  The 55 yr old man was arrested.
  • A man is following an intoxicated family member pulling a large suitcase walking on Kalum St intent on walking to the airport.  Police arrested the 41 yr old woman. 

 

  • Thornhill
  • A 1987 Ford F250 caught on fire on Crescent St and was engulfed in flames. The man was driving the truck when he heard noises under the hood so stopped to investigate and found the engine on fire.  The vehicle was towed. 

 

  • Rural, Kitsumkalum, Kulspai, Gitaus
  • Nothing to report

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE  plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).  If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.

March 3rd, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 96 calls for service from February 28th, 8 AM till March 3rd, 8 AM.  During the same time period there have been 24 people lodged in Terrace Cells.  17 of these people were lodged for public intoxication.

 

Here are some of the calls responded to:

  • A person gained access to another person’s Facebook account then falsely advertised this person as being a sex trade worker.  Photos grabbed from the internet were also posted as being of this person falsely. 
  • Police apprehended a suicidal 13 yr old under the Mental Health Act and transported her to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment.
  • Police conducted a curfew check on a 53 yr old man.  He was in breach of his condition to not be outside of his residence.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A grey 2004 Dodge Ram was pulled over on Hwy 37 near Onion Lake.  The 19 yr old driver was prohibited from driving.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.  The vehicle she was driving was impounded.
  • Domestic assault at George’s Pub.  Police arrested a 46 yr old woman at her residence for assault.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A blue 2001 Ford F150 was pulled over on Hwy 16 at Ferry Island.  The 21 yr old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns.  He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.
  • Theft from an unlocked blue Dodge Caravan parked on Kenworth St.  The suspect is described as wearing a black jacket, with a black back pack, face cover, and a head lamp. 
  • A man was out walking his dog when he was attacked and bitten by his neighbour’s Pitbull on Maple St.  The man sustained minor numerous injuries.  The information was passed on to Animal Control.
  • A blue 1997 Ford F150 was observed making an attempt to park in between a white 2014 GMC Sierra truck and a brown 2005 Ford Freestar Van and damage both.  The Ford then parked at the far side of the parking lot of the Skeena Mall.  The driver of the Ford was identified as a 22 yr old woman with no driver’s licence.    
  • A purse was left behind at Safeway.  It contained various ID, cards, cash, an IPad, and an IPhone.  The purse was found in an alleyway in behind Gemma’s and turned into the detachment minus the IPad, IPhone, and cash.
  • A vehicle hit the ditch and flipped onto its side on Shames Mountain Road.  No injuries.  The vehicle was towed.
  • Loss prevention officer of Walmart detained a 54 yr old woman for fraudulently making attempt to return items to Walmart that were not purchased from Walmart.  Under investigation.
  • A bundle of keys was lost.
  • A red 2001 GMC Sierra was pulled over on Hwy 16 near the Evergreen Pub.  The vehicle was uninsured.  The vehicle was impounded.  The licence plate also had an incorrect Valtag. 
  • Police pulled over a blue 2012 Ford F150 on Clore Ave.  The 23 yr old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail.  He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition.  The vehicle he was driving was impounded. 
  • A grey 2004 Chevrolet truck was pulled over on Kalum Lake Dr/McConnell Ave.  The 20 yr old driver was prohibited from driving.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.  The vehicle was impounded.
  • A grey 2010 Ford Ranger was pulled over on Kalum St.  The 25 yr old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns.  He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition.  The 23 yr old female passenger had a notice to serve a driving prohibition.  Same done. 
  • Intoxicated man passed out in the bus stop in front of Safeway.  Checks determined that the 21 yr old man was in breach of his curfew.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. 
  • A grey 2005 Chevrolet Cavalier was pulled over on Hwy 16 near Kerr St.  Checks determined that the 36 yr old driver was unlicensed and had a notice to serve a prohibition.  Police transported the man to the detachment where he provided three samples of breath that were over three times the legal limit.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.  The vehicle was impounded.
  • A blue 2008 Honda Civic was pulled over on Lakelse Ave.  The 31 yr old driver refused to provide a sufficient sample of breath into a roadside screening device.  He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.
  • A person made a theft complaint.  Investigation determined that it was a drug deal that went wrong.  The man did not want further police involvement.
  • Two dogs described as a small black dog and a tan/white Sheppard cross attacked a neighbour’s cat twice in as many days, causing a broken leg to the cat.  Investigation determined that another neighbour’s cat was also attacked last week.  Information was passed on to Animal Control.
  • Shoplifters at the Skeena Liquor Store.  Police caught up to the two men near the Best Western Inn and nothing was found on their person.  One of the men was intoxicated to the point of being arrested and the other was sent on his way.  Investigation determined that the 21 yr old man who was arrested did steal a bottle of alcohol in a visit that was made just prior to police attendance.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. 
  • Theft of a dog from a vehicle parked at Safeway.   The man called back a short time later; he had forgotten the dog at Ferry Island following a walk.
  • Missing 13 yr old girl.  This is the 23rd report of this nature this year.  She returned on her own accord, changed her clothes, had a shower, ate, and then left again.
  • A green Chevrolet Blazer was observed leaving a residence on Paquette Ave.  Attempts were made to pull the vehicle over but it failed to stop for police.  The vehicle was located at a residence on Spruce St abandoned.  Two men were observed fleeing from the vehicle.  Under investigation.
  • Theft of cigarettes from the Copperside 2 on Hwy 16 west.  Under investigation.
  • A man walked into Mr. Mike’s and told staff that a person wanted to slit his throat then left.  Police located the man in the area.  He directed police to youths in behind Valard on Lazelle Ave.  A 14 yr old boy was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital due to his level of intoxication.  Police arrested a 14 yr old boy, a 12 yr old girl, and a 17 yr old boy for intoxication.   A knife was located on the 14 yr old boy.
  • Break and Enter to the Thornhill Pub on Thornhill St on March 3rd at 12:30 AM.  A window was smashed and alcohol was stolen.

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE  plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).  If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000. 

 

February 28th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 114 calls for service from February 24th, 8 AM till February 28th, 8 AM.  During the same time period there have been twenty seven people lodged in Terrace Cells.  Eighteen of these people were lodged for intoxication. 

 

Here are some of the calls responded to:

  • A 23 yr old man wanted on two Prince Rupert warrants turned himself into the RCMP.  He was held for court.
  • Domestic assault.  A 20 yr old woman and a 21 yr old woman were assaulted by a man, both suffering minor injuries.  Police arrested a 37 yr old man for assault.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Intoxicated man refusing to leave a motel.  Police spoke with the 46 yr old man and he was arrested for intoxication.
  • Four people on separate incidents were apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment.
  • Intoxicated group of people in behind Gemma’s.  Police arrested a 36 yr old woman for intoxication and breach of probation.  Due to recent breaches the woman was held for court.
  • Police pulled over a white 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan on Hwy 16 east.  The 37 yr old driver had a notice to serve a driving prohibition.  Same done.    
  • A grey 2003 Mazda Protégé was pulled over on Hwy 37 south near Industrial Rd.  The 24 yr old driver was going 140 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone.  An amount of marihuana was seized for destruction.
  • A black leather bi-fold wallet containing various cards and ID was lost. 
  • Loss Prevention Officer of Walmart arrested a woman for shoplifting.  Police arrested the intoxicated 24 yr old woman.  She was in care of a 3 yr old girl.  Police requested the assistance of Ministry of Children and Families and sober care was found for the child.  The woman is banned from Walmart. 
  • Man with a bloody head wound saying he was assaulted.  Police ensured safety of BC Ambulance to attend and assess the man’s injuries.  It appeared the man’s level of intoxicated from consuming a 60 oz of alcohol caused him to fall and bang his head.  The 40 yr old man was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.  He was in breach of his probation order.  Charge is being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Hit and run to a red 2006 Mazda Tribute on Feb. 25th between 7:30 PM and 9 PM at Kitsumkalum Hall. 
  • Hit and run to 1998 Jeep Cherokee parked on Kalum St.  Investigation led police to finding the vehicle responsible – a blue 1992 Ford F350.
  • Lost black zippered wallet containing various cards, ID, and cash at Walmart.
  • A black backpack containing clothing, consumable goods, and ammunition was found near the new bridge near the Walmart.
  • Ongoing issues of intoxication inside of a business on Lazelle Ave.  Police arrested a 34 yr old woman for breaching her condition of not to be outside of her residence when under the influence of alcohol.
  • Intoxicated man breaking things in a basement of a residence on Sparks St.  Numerous people were told to leave and a 25 yr old woman was arrested on outstanding warrants.
  • Checks were conducted on a man walking on Emerson St/Park Ave.  Investigation determined that the man provided a false name to police and was in breach of an undertaking by being intoxicated.   The man was held for court on charges of fail to comply with undertaking and obstruction.
  • A red 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe parked on Century St/Paquette Ave.  An amount of marihuana was seized.  The 20 yr old driver had a class 7 and failed to display his N. 
  • An intoxicated woman entered a residence on Walsh Ave.  She wandered around the house, used the washroom, and then stole a coat on her way out.  She circled the home and re-entered via an unlocked side door.  The homeowners removed the female for the second time.  Checks were done of the area.
  • An intoxicated man returned home and began to cut up a bed and act irrationally.  Police arrested the 25 yr old man. 

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE  plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).  If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.