Tag Archives: RCMP

Grey Cup joining grand opening festivities

Invermere is set to launch the 2015 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships with a Parade and Opening Ceremonies this upcoming Saturday, February 28, from 5-7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend, come celebrate this unique and high level world class … > Read More

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RCMP pink out to raise awareness on bullying

Cranbrook RCMP officers and staff today wore pink to show their support of National Pink Shirt Day – raising awareness against bullying. It doesn’t matter if the bullying takes place in person, at work or school, online or in the … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Trespass on railway property Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment receives numerous complaints of people trespassing on the CPR tracks. Any such complaints that are investigated and founded can result in a ticket of trespass. The penalty is $115. … > Read More

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Kimberley SAR only team recognized by city

Letter to the Editor Kimberley Search and Rescue is fully operational and insured, contrary to the report published by the Kimberley Bulletin on February 12. Emergency Management British Columbia has reviewed all documentation and continues to recognize the Kimberley Search … > Read More

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Three charged with coke and pot possession

Four persons were arrested in Kimberley overnight following a combined RCMP operations sting. Late on Feb. 11 a male from Kimberley was arrested and then this morning (Feb. 12), around 4:30 a.m., three more persons were arrested. The combined Cranbrook/Kimberley … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cabin B&E on Findley Creek Road At 1:32 p.m. on Feb. 3, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of a break and enter of a seasonal cabin on Findlay Creek Road. A number of tools … > Read More

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Impaired driver hits 7-11 and flees

The driver of a 1996 Yukon was caught and charged after committing a hit and run at the 7-11 on 2nd Street North early this morning. Just after 2 a.m., Feb. 7, Cranbrook RCMP responded to a report of a … > Read More

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25 apartment residents evacuated due to smoke

Twenty-five residents of Victoria Manor apartments on 12th Street North in Cranbrook safely left their suites after a small kitchen fire Tuesday night began filling the building with smoke – thanks to the buildings recently serviced fire alarm system. Cranbrook … > Read More

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Three caught in avalanche near Golden

Three men have been taken to hospital after they were caught in an avalanche on Tuesday afternoon. On February 3, at 2 p.m., Golden RCMP received a report of an avalanche near the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. Three men in … > 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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