Public drinking proliferates in Terrace, B.C.

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 55 calls for service from May 28th, 8 AM till May 29th, 8 AM

  • May. 29, 2015 5:00 a.m.

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 55 calls for service from May 28th, 8 AM till May 29th, 8 AM. During the same time period nineteen people were lodged in Terrace Cells. Of these people three were lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

An 18 year old man assaulted a 14 year old boy then took his hat. Under investigation.

Group of vagrants inside of an abandoned building on Atwood St. Police spoke with the group and they moved on. A 38 year old woman was arrested on an incident that had taken place the previous night.

A person refusing to leave a business on Eby St. Police spoke with the man.

Police observed a man passed out near Brolly Square. The 57 year old man was arrested.

Police observed an intoxicated man stumbling around Brolly Square. The 41 year old man was arrested. He was hostile and threatened to punch the member and kill his whole family.

Shoplifter at Safeway. Under investigation.

Woman passed out in front of the Royal Bank on Lakelse Ave. A 22 year old woman was arrested.

False business alarm on Lakelse Ave.

Elsewhere Terrace

Abandoned 911 call. Police spoke with a person who was looking for police assistance in another community.

A black pickup truck passed a school bus with lights flashing on Graham Ave. Police contacted the registered owner of the vehicle.

Erratic driver in a silver pickup truck and trailer on Hwy 16 west.

Suspicious occurrence. A person making enquiries about another person. Police gave advice on the matter.

Two intoxicated people refusing to leave a residence. An 18 year old woman who would not follow police direction was arrested.

Assist Ministry of Children and Families with some children not listening.

A woman passed out on the toilet at the library. Police woke the 22 year old woman up after much difficulty and transported her to an alternate location.

False 911 residential call on Thomas St.

Landlord/tenant issues. Police spoke with the people involved.

Disturbance on Haugland Ave. A 45 year old man was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

An unlocked green Chevrolet was rifled through sometime during the night of May 27/28 on Goulet Ave.

Three men and a woman drinking alcohol in the George Little Park. Checks of the area were done.

Two men and a woman drinking open alcohol in school grounds on Munroe Ave. Checks of the area were done.

An intoxicated woman passed out on the grass on Walsh Ave. The woman was arrested.

Assist Ministry of Children and Families with a check at a residence. Information was relayed.

Possible impaired driver in a grey Chevrolet Impala. Checks of the area were done.

AWOL patient from Mills Memorial Hospital. Checks of the area were done.

A man at a residence refusing to leave. Police arrested a 23 year old man on an outstanding warrant and he is held for court.

Neighbourhood issues. Police spoke with a person.

Abandoned 911 call. It was false.

Abandoned 911 call. A person was cut with a knife. Further details and cooperation were not received.

Suicidal 25 year old man. Police located the man. Unfounded.

A male voice over the PA system at a school shortly before midnight. Checks of the school were done. No issues.

Missing 13 year old boy.

A 23 year old man freaking out in the Walmart parking lot. Police spoke with the people involved.

Garbage cans were knocked over on Tetrault St. No evidence to suggest foul play.

Information was provided on a crime.

Threats were uttered over a business deal gone badly. Police spoke with a person.

A man in breach of a no contact condition. Police arrested the 19 year old man and he is held for court.

Assist Ministry of Children and Families with two investigations.

A woman punched and kicked another woman in the head while in police custody. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Two false business alarm on Kalum St, separate businesses.

A group of people were observed by police drinking alcohol in the George Little Park. A 40 year old woman, 34 year old man, and 32 year old man were all arrested. The woman was transported via BC Ambulance to Mills Memorial Hospital due to her level of intoxication.

A four year child has injuries. Police are investigating.

Intoxicated man passed out in George Little Park bleeding from the head. Police arrested a 73 year old man. BC Ambulance treated minor injuries on his head.

A man lying underneath a trailer in a parking lot on Lazelle Ave. Checks of the area were done.


Police advised Thornhill Animal Control that two dogs were running loose and causing problems. The dogs were seized.

Two people attempting to kick the door in of a residence. A second call was received of a person not returning property. Police spoke with the people involved and a resolution was reached.


Abandoned grey 1990 Ford Aerostar van at a boat launch on Hwy 16 west. Police spoke with the registered owner.

Threats were uttered. Police spoke with the people involved.


A dirt bike and an ATV abandoned on Kozier Rd.

A blue Dodge car was pulled over on Substation Rd. A man was found in possession of fillet knife which was in breach of probation condition of not to possess weapons. The man was arrested.

Investigation led police to not forwarding charges.

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 $2000.







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