Inexperienced driver misses driveway, hits ditch

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 25 calls for service from March 8th, 8 a.m. till March 9th, 8 a.m.

  • Mar. 9, 2016 5:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 25 calls for service from March 8th, 8 a.m. till March 9th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, two people were lodged in Terrace cells, both for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

Two black wind breaker style jackets with the word STEP written across the back and alcohol were stolen from the Liquor Store on Greig Ave. between 4:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. on March 7th.

A man urinating on the sidewalk near a restaurant on Kalum St. Police spoke with a man matching the description in the area.

An intoxicated adult man fell down and banged his head in Brolly Square. The man was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital and later arrested again.

Impaired driver in a small silver sedan going through a restaurant drive-thru. Checks of the area were done.

Intoxicated man sleeping in the ATM vestibule of the Royal Bank. Police arrested the man.

A man and woman engaged in an indecent act in the stairwell of a motel. Checks of the area were done.

Elsewhere Terrace

False business alarm on Park Ave.

An unlocked green 1981 GMC truck was rifled through during the night of March 7/8.

A warrant was issued for a 44-year-old woman and a 41-year-old man for failing to attend court.

Sexual assault investigation.

Dispute between parents due to youths not getting along. Police spoke with the people involved and a resolution was reached.

Missing youth. Police spoke with the youth who was found walking around town. Further cooperation was not received.


An Immediate Roadside Prohibition was served on a 45-year-old driver during a vehicle stop at a convenience store on Hwy 16. The GMC Jimmy was impounded.

Well-being check. The person was fine.

An intoxicated person refusing to leave a residence. Police spoke with the woman and she left.


An inexperienced driver misjudged a driveway’s location, lost control, hit the ditch, and rolled on to its roof. No injuries. The Dodge Neon was totalled.

Possible impaired driver in a black Chevy car on Hwy 16 west. Checks of the area were done.

A wanted person was spotted. Checks of an area were done.


A man drinking and causing a disturbance. Checks of an area were done.

If you have information about crime contact the Terrace RCMP at 250-638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at 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.