Suicidal woman pulled off bridge railing

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 61 calls for service from April 13th, 8 a.m. till April 15th, 8 a.m.

  • Apr. 15, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 61 calls for service from April 13th, 8 a.m. till April 15th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, there were five people lodged in Terrace cells – three of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

Disturbance at a bank. Police spoke with a person. No offence committed.

Police observed an intoxicated man at the corner of Emerson St./Lakelse Ave. The 32-year-old man was arrested.

A blue 2000 Ford Explorer was pulled over in the Safeway parking lot. Checks determined that the 48-year-old driver was prohibited from driving. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle he was driving was impounded.

A group of people passing a bottle of liquor around outside of the Post Office. Police located the group near the railway and spoke with them.

Internal theft at a business. Under investigation.

Man passed out at a restaurant on Lazelle Ave. Police spoke with the man.

A group of people fighting outside of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. Checks were done of the area.

Man passed out in the ATM vestibule of the CIBC bank. Checks were done of the area.

Man passed out in the ATM vestibule of the TD Bank. Police spoke with a 52-year-old man.

Man passed out in the ATM vestibule of the Royal Bank. Checks were done of the area.

Elsewhere Terrace

A gold ring with an engraving VILJO and a silver ring with the engraving RTL 58 was lost in Terrace on April 11th.

False residential 911 call on McConnell Ave.

A blue/black backpack with personal belongings inside was left at the Aquatic Centre.

False 911 call from a residence on Kalum St.

A rifle was turned in to be destroyed.

A silver Dodge Caravan parked for more than 24 hours at a trail head near Walsh Ave. Police followed up. No issues.

Two men carrying a painting walking on Park Ave. Checks were done of the area.

Intoxicated man at Mills Memorial Hospital. Police arrested the 52-year-old man a short distance away.

Suspicious men in the neighbourhood of 4900 block of Gair Ave. The incident was reported with a lengthy time delay.

Harassment complaint. Separation issues. A person was spoken with and advice given.

An intoxicated woman trying vehicle doors on Scott Ave. Police arrested a 22-year-old woman in the area.

An intoxicated woman causing a disturbance at a residence. Police arrested the 19-year-old woman. She resisted arrest and kicked a police officer. Checks determined that the woman was in breach of probation conditions. She was held for court and was sentenced to a conditional sentence order and probation for obstructing a police officer, S. 129(a) CC.

Suspicious persons in a backyard on Loen Ave. Police spoke with an intoxicated person. Unsubstantiated.

A warrant was issued for a 15-year-old boy for failing to comply with undertaking.

Suicidal 53-year-old woman. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

False residence alarm on Johnston St.

Theft at a school investigation.

Intoxicated man walking on the paths near the 4400 block of Hwy 16. Checks were done of the area.

False 911 call from centre on Tetrault St.

Erratic driver in an older model red truck on Scott Ave. Checks were done of the area. Further information could not be obtained.

A disturbance at a motel on Hwy 16. Checks were done of the area.

An aluminum wallet containing various cards, ID, and cash was lost.

An abandoned vehicle at the Usk Chapel turnaround. Under investigation.

A black laptop style bag with various items inside was lost possibly in the A&W parking lot on April 14th.

Disturbance on Davis Ave./Park Ave. Checks were done of the area.

Suicidal 33-year-old man. Police located the man on the Old Skeena Bridge. Police spoke with the man and eventually he was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Drug information received.

Suicidal person on the Old Skeena Bridge. The 36-year-old woman was pulled off the railing just before police arrived by a civilian who held her for police. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Two assist Ministry of Children and Family investigations.

A wallet was found on Haugland Ave. and turned into the detachment to be returned to its owner.

A woman has overstayed her welcome at a residence and refuses to leave. Police spoke with the woman.

Fraudulent cheques were received in the mail.

Breach of a no consume alcohol condition. Under investigation.


Theft of money and cocaine. Police attended an address on Clark St. and observed disarray. Intoxicated people were spoken with and a coherent version of events was difficult to ascertain. Marijuana was also stolen and a window was broken because somebody was mad. Police requested the assistance of the Ministry of Children and Families. Under investigation.

Theft from vehicle parked on Pine Ave. A gold plated Zippo lighter, a women’s ring, an iPhone 4, cigarettes, and an old wallet was stolen. Under investigation.

Driving while prohibited investigation.

False residential 911 call on Muller Ave.

Noise complaint on Kofoed Dr. Police spoke with the people involved.

False residential alarm on Hemlock St.

A blue 2001 Ford F350 was pulled over on Hwy 16 east near Creech St. The 51-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition. The vehicle he was driving was impounded.

Erratic driver in a grey Chevrolet Silverado on Hwy 16 near Walmart. Police spoke with the people involved.

Disturbance on Queensway Dr. An intoxicated man throwing chairs around and arguing with others.


Two 911 calls from a residence on Kalum Lake Rd. It was determined to be false.

Possible sighting of a stolen compressor. Police followed up and determined that it was not the stolen compressor.

Assist New Hazelton RCMP with a warrant.


A blue 1999 Yamaha 250 was stolen from a residence on Spokeshute St. sometime during the winter.


Familial dispute. Police spoke with some of the people involved. The situation had diffused itself. No offence.

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.

Just Posted

Terrace & District Chamber of Commerce celebrates big win for LNG

Federal government moves on recommendation to provide relief on steel duties

Terrace resolutions on liquor tax, childcare to be presented at UBCM

City of Terrace agenda takes aim at provincial ‘downloading’

All Nations Driving Academy gets $360K boost from province

Terrace-based driving school bridges gap in services for remote northwest B.C. communities

Skeena Watershed reopened for recreational pink and coho

Four sections and tributaries remain closed

Skeena Voices | Happy campers

Arizona couple celebrates 20 years of summer camping on Ferry Island

VIDEO: Langley Ribfest met with protesters

Groups that oppose the event for various reasons plan to be on site each of the three days.

Canadians killed in Afghanistan honoured during emotional dedication ceremony

One-hundred-fifty-eight Canadian soldiers died during the mission

It’s snow joke: Up to 30 cm of snow expected to fall in northeastern B.C.

Alaska Highway, Fort Nelson to be hit with August snowstorm, according to Environment Canada

‘I’m just absolutely disgusted’: Husband furious after B.C. Mountie’s killer gets day parole

Kenneth Fenton was sentenced to prison after he fatally struck Const. Sarah Beckett’s cruiser

Sea-to-Sky Gondola in B.C. likely out of commission until 2020

Sea to Sky Gondola carries between 1,500 and 3,000 people every day during the summer season

Helicopter-riding dog Mr. Bentley now featured on cans of new B.C.-made beer

Partial proceeds from every pack go to Children’s Wish

PHOTOS: Weapons seized at Portland right-wing rally, counterprotests

Not all who gathered Saturday were with right-wing groups or antifa

Discussion on grief and loss between Stephen Colbert, Anderson Cooper goes viral

The exchange includes emotional question from Cooper, and outlook on grief as a child

Toronto activist calling on federal parties to nominate more black candidates

Fewer than 20 black Canadians have been nominated so far, including some Liberal MPs seeking re-election

Most Read