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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 68 calls for service from October 24th, 8 a.m. till October 26th, 8 a.m.

  • Oct. 26, 2016 6:00 a.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 68 calls for service from October 24th, 8 a.m. till October 26th, 8 a.m.

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

Downtown Terrace

Theft. A person stole recycling from a truck. The person denied the allegation till informed of the surveillance system in the area, whereby he apologized for his bad behavior. A resolution was reached.

Panhandler outside of a bank. The person was spoken with.

A person riding in the trunk of a vehicle. The young group of teens were spoken with.

Possible impaired driver in a burgundy Chevrolet Uplander. Checks of the area were done.

Person passed out on Lakelse Ave. A sober person agreed to take care of the intoxicated passed out person.

A wallet was lost, found, and returned to its owner.

Intoxicated person punching the door of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. The person left prior to police attendance.

Police observed a Jetta back into a Toyota in a parking lot off Lakelse Ave. Details were exchanged.

Fight on Lakelse Ave. Police spoke with an injured man who was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries received. Not cooperative.

Domestic dispute inside of a vehicle on Emerson St. Checks of the area were done.

Abandoned 911 call. A building was checked. No emergency located.

Elsewhere Terrace

A purse was found. Attempts to locate the owner are being made.

Missing person. Unfounded.

A black Toshiba laptop was found. It was returned to its owner.

Abandoned 911 call. The person was fine.

An eastbound Toyota Corolla making a left turn into a plaza off of Keith Ave. was struck by a westbound Ford F150. No injuries. The Toyota was towed.

A phone was found on Sparks St. and returned to its owner.

Suspicious vehicle. Police spoke with a person. No offence.

Fight at the Aquatic Centre. Police spoke with a group of people. No cooperation.

Intoxicated person refusing to leave a housing complex on Kalum St. The person was transported to the Damp Shelter.

While on foot patrol police observed a group drinking liquor on Olson Ave./Hanson St. The liquor was dumped.

Intoxicated man throwing things in a residence. Check determined that the man was breaching conditions of not to consume alcohol and not to be in the presence of a person when under the influence of alcohol. The 29-year-old man was arrested and charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Intoxicated man at Mills Memorial Hospital. The man was transported to an alternate location.

Party on Little Ave. Police spoke with a person and the party was shut down.

Argument in a parking lot off of Sparks St. Police spoke with the people involved and a resolution as reached.

Threats investigation. Police spoke with a person.

Many unwanted firearms turned in.

A Kona bike was stolen from the south side entrance of Mills Memorial Hospital. Police identified the thief from surveillance footage and the bike was recovered.

A man driving a truck backed into a building off of Hwy 16 west. Under investigation.

Breach of a no contact condition. Unsubstantiated.

Harassment. Under investigation.

A man passed out in Walmart. Checks of the area were done.

Disturbance on Munroe St. An intoxicated person suffering injuries was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment. Numerous people were spoken with but conflicting versions of events were received due to the level of intoxication. No cooperation.

Differing licence plates on a vehicle. One of the plates was seized.

Assist BC Ambulance. A person was arrested.

A person causing problems at Mills Memorial Hospital. He left prior to police attendance.

Intoxicated person stumbling down Loen Ave. The person was located later in the night and arrested.

Missing youth.

Three calls of shots fired near Weber Ave. Police had heard the same and it was fireworks.

Missing person. Unfounded.

Disturbance at the college. Checks of the area were done.

Sexual assault investigation.

Assist Tumbler Ridge RCMP with an investigation.

Abandoned 911 call. It was determined to be false.

A person drove really close to a flag person on the Sande Overpass in a deliberate way to frighten and yell at them. Police spoke with the people involved.


Assist Ottawa police with an investigation.

Intoxicated person not wanted at a residence. The person left prior to police attendance.

Well-being check. The person was fine.

Abandoned 911 call. No offence determined. A resolution was reached.

Two vehicles were set on fire on Old Lakelse Lake Dr. Police arrested a 38-year-old man and he is held for court.

A white Ford F150 struck a moose on Hwy 16 west of Terrace. The moose died. The driver was transported to Terrace by a passing motorist. Under investigation.


Abandoned 911 call. It was determined to be an accidental dial.

False business alarm on Hwy 37.

Suspicious vehicle in a parking lot on Hwy 16 west. Checks of the area were done.

Dog running loose in New Remo.

A package of unknown substance was left for a person. Under investigation.

A prohibited weapon was seized at the airport.


Shots heard. Checks were done. Likely fireworks.

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 keyword TERRACE followed by your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

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