A Terrace RCMP officer investigates an accident in which a driver on Kalum St. lost control of his vehicle

Driver loses control of vehicle, goes down embankment

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 26 calls for service from December 3rd, 8 a.m. till December 4th, 8 a.m.

  • Thu Dec 4th, 2014 4:00pm
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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 26 calls for service from December 3rd, 8 a.m. till December 4th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, five people were lodged in Terrace cells – one of the people was lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

A man was staring down another man at the Safeway. Investigation determined that it was a stare down only which is not a criminal offence.

Suspicious man inside of a business in the Skeena Mall. The man left prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area.

A silver or white Dodge truck cut off another driver. Checks were done of the area. Further details were unable to be obtained.

Save On Foods staff arrested a shoplifter. Police arrested the 40-year-old man. He is banned from the store.

Safeway staff arrested a shoplifter. Under investigation.

Attempt theft from a black Chevrolet Optra parked behind a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. The locking mechanism on the door was damaged.

Elsewhere Terrace

Domestic dispute over the ownership of property. Police spoke with the two people and advised each to give back the other’s property.

A grey 2001 Toyota Corolla lost control on Kalum St. and went over an embankment onto Tuck Ave. The vehicle sustained minor damage. No injuries.

A warrant was issued for a 27-year-old man for breaching probation.

A 17-year-old girl and a 16-year-old girl fighting at a school. Police were already on scene and broke the fight up. It was over Facebook posts.

A 32-year-old man turned himself in on outstanding warrants out of Victoria and Saanich.

Sexual interference investigation.

Neighbourhood dispute. Threats were uttered. Police spoke with the people involved.

Two men drinking at the bus stop in front of the court house on Kalum St. Checks were done of the area.

A 15-year-old boy made suicidal comments on Facebook. Police spoke with the boy and his family. Unsubstantiated.

A dark green Ford truck tailgating. Checks were done of the area.

False business alarm on Straume Ave.

A red car, possibly a Buick, ran a stop sign on Keith Ave./Kenney St. and clipped the bumper of a grey 2009 Mazda 5 causing minor damage. The red car fled the scene.

A black Quickie wheelchair with a seatbelt was found at the corner of Park Ave./Apsley St. It had been at this location since Saturday morning. Police are looking for the owner.


Assistance requested for police to stand by and keep the peace while a man collected his possession. Police spoke with an agency and a plan was formulated. No issues.


Familial dispute. Custody issues. Threats were uttered. Police spoke with a person. The threats were unsubstantiated. Under investigation.

A red 1991 Buick backed into a 2012 Jeep Wrangler and failed to stop. No damage to the Jeep. Under investigation.

A white 2003 Ford F250 hit the ditch and flipped onto its side on Hwy 16/Gooden Rd. The driver and the passenger were stuck in the vehicle and had to be extracted by Emergency Services. Both were transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries. Ongoing investigation. Police suspect alcohol was a contribution factor.

Noise complaint. Police spoke with a woman.


Threats with a knife. Incident occurred three weeks ago. Police spoke with a person. Uncooperative and further details were not obtained.

If you have information about this crime 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 $2,000.