Tag Archives: RCMP

Fallen soldier honoured by courage and resolve

Showing resilience and courage, Canada’s Parliament re-opened for business today, 24 hours after a lone gunman shot and killed Canadian soldier Nathan Cirillo and wounded another person. The incident froze Canada in the moment and has, temporarily at least, smashed … > Read More

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Canada changed today: Wilks

Kootenay-Columbia MP David Wilks says our nation changed today. A former RCMP officer, Wilks is pictured in an image being widely circulated by CTV today following the shooting incident in Ottawa, tweeted by a fellow MP today, near the door … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By Cpl. Grant Simpson Columbia Valley RCMP responded to 39 calls for service over the past week. Here are just a few of them. DUI for Windermere resident At 1:35 a.m. on Oct. 11, Columbia Valley RCMP stopped a 1994 … > Read More

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RCMP looking for campaign sign vandals

In several parts of the City of Cranbrook, campaign signs for individuals running for seats on council or with school board are being removed, defaced or otherwise vandalized and this has caught the attention of the RCMP. “We want to … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Attempted theft from shed At 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 1 the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of an attempted theft from a shed on Hewitt Road in Edgewater. Any suspicious activity observed in the area … > Read More

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12th Cops for Kids Fashion Show a huge success

Over $9,500 was raised through the 12th annual Cops for Kids All Male Fashion Show held at Tamarack Centre on Wednesday, September 10. “Our fundraising efforts are not completely over,” said Tamarack Manager Linda Birch. “We have a goal of $10,000 … > Read More

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Intoxicated rowdies simmer when one is jailed

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 1:38 a.m. on Sept. 27, Columbia Valley Detachment members responded to a disturbance complaint at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. A number of intoxicated males were causing a disturbance and threatening … > Read More

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Two hurt in crash at Juniper Heights turnoff

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 6 p.m. on Sept. 18, Columbia Valley Detachment attended to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 95/93 at Juniper Heights. A ‘94 BMW motorcycle driven by a 49-year-old male from Valemount rear-ended … > Read More

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Man in hospital after serious MVA

Cranbrook RCMP responded to a single motor vehicle accident in the early morning hours on Highway 95A near Garry Rd. A witness heard the crash and went looking for the vehicle. After several passes she finally managed to find the … > Read More

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Series of charges for impaired driver after hit and run

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By Cpl. Grant Simpson Columbia Valley RCMP responded to 44 calls for service over the past week. Here are just a few of them. On September 13, at approximately 2 p.m., Columbia Valley RCMP were stopped … > Read More

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