Tag Archives: Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment

Detachment open house May 27

The Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment annual Open House is being held May 27 from 5-8 p.m. at the detachment’s station just west of the Invermere crossroads on Athalmer highway. This event is sponsored by Windermere Lions Club, Home Hardware, Canadian … > Read More

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Dog shot while tied up in yard

A dog tied up in its yard in Invermere was shot and injured May 7. Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment NCO S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac reported that a pit bull, tied up in his yard in the 1700 block of 10th Avenue, … > Read More

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Fairmont boy approached, offered candy

Columbia Valley RCMP report that a Fairmont Hot Springs boy was recently approached by two strangers who offered him candy. At 9 p.m. on Feb. 27, a 10-year-old boy, while playing in the 5000 block of River View Gate Road … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac 911/False alarms: In a period of one week, out of 42 calls for service, 17 were on 911 abandoned and false alarm calls. The majority are the result of cell phones programed to dial 911 and … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Backup not necessary At 12:28 a.m. on Jan. 24, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment officers responded to Panorama Mountain Village to assist Panorama security dealing with a large crowd in the bar. On attendance it was noted … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cyber Awareness Cst. Mazerolle, who worked in the computer tech business prior to joining the RCMP, is in the process of working on a cyber-awareness presentation given the number of complaints the detachment has received in … > Read More

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Let this be a record year for local Legions

Letter to the Editor With the recent murders of two Armed Forces personal, Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo, many Canadians have found numerous ways to pay their respect/tribute to both men as well as show support for their families. I … > Read More

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Jumbo is simply one more added challenge

Letter to the Editor I recently read Paul Denchuk’s letter to the editor, “Questioning the public value of Jumbo.” I was quite surprised and disappointed in his observations that led to his opinions, and how eventually his opinions became his … > Read More

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Elderly Invermere man collapses, later dies

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 8 p.m. on June 20, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment members responded to call of a male who had collapsed in the 800 block of 12th Street. CPR was conducted on the … > Read More

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Officers, firefighters march in honour of Moncton slain

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers and Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services members formed in the Tamarack Mall parking lot this morning (June 10) and marched to the Cranbrook Alliance Church to watch a live-streaming via CBC of the funeral … > Read More

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