Home » Cranbrook RCMP Report

Posted: December 11, 2017

Cranbrook RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Hector Lee

The following is a synopsis of calls received by Cranbrook RCMP for the week (from 6 a.m.) Dec. 4 to 6 a.m., Dec. 11.

Police handled 155 calls for service throughout this week.

Among the calls police handled…

One impaired driver: alcohol.

Five collisions – two in town / three out of town; mostly property damage and/or minor injury.

One hit and run – parking lot hit and run, matter still under investigation.

11 Mental Health Act calls, including four assist East Kootenay Regional Hospital.

Two assault complaints: one domestic in nature charges pending; one assault peace officer (suspect charged).

Seven thefts reported including: four for shoplifting; one theft from a vehicle… nothing taken, suspect rummaged through vehicle; and two other thefts. One from a local hotel that is still under investigation and a theft of money where the victim and suspect are known to each other.

One attempted break and enter to residence: no suspect apprehended.

10 reports of damage to vehicles with five vehicles having tires slashed and the others having a window or mirror broken.

Three drug seizures: Almost three quarters of a pound of marijuana was seized as a result of a traffic stop/ drug investigation. Charges are pending. A small amount of marijuana (separate incident) and heroin (separate incident).

15 false alarms / false 911 complaints.

S/Sgt. Hector Lee is Cranbrook RCMP Detachment Commander


Article Share
Author: