Woman drove through stop sign while texting

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 44 calls for service from June 3rd, 8 AM till June 4th, 8 AM

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 44 calls for service from June 3rd, 8 AM till June 4th, 8 AM. During the same time period nine people were lodged in Terrace Cells. Six of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

  • Staff of a business on Kalum St arrested a shoplifter. Police arrested a 21 yr old man for shoplifting. He is currently on probation. He is held for court.
  • A blue GMC truck drove over a concrete barrier and is parked partially on the sidewalk on Lazelle Ave.
  • Staff of Safeway arrested a shoplifter. Police arrested a 71 yr old man for shoplifting and intoxication. He is banned from the store.
  • A blue 2007 Honda Odyssey was pulled over on Lazelle Ave/Kalum St. The 31 yr old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. She was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle she was driving was impounded.
  • Fight in front of the Coast Inn of the West. The men fled prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area.
  • Police observed a woman staggering heavily and acting in an irrational manner on Lakelse Ave. The 46 yr old woman was arrested.
  • False business alarm on Eby St.

Elsewhere Terrace

  • A black utility trailer parked on the side of Kenny St obstructing view of traffic.
  • Police observed a man drinking a beer in Brolly Square. Police directed the man to dump the beer and his remaining liquor. The unhappy man then left.
  • Straps securing a quad to the back of a truck parked on Graham Ave were removed two nights in a row.
  • Domestic dispute. A woman with a knife attacking a man. Investigation led police to arresting a 32 yr old woman and a 44 yr old woman. Both were transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Charges are being forwarded on both to Crown Counsel.
  • Uttering threats. Investigation determined that the matter had already been reported and was being investigated. A second call came in and police reiterated that the matter was under investigation.
  • Warrants for failing to attend court were issued for a 28 yr old man, 39 yr old man, 28 yr old man, 21 yr old man, and a 54 yr old woman.
  • A silver IPAD in a black case was found at the TDCSS approximately 3 weeks ago.
  • Dog left in a brown F-150 truck parked at Sparks St/McConnell Ave. Police spoke with the owner of the dog.
  • Police observed a grey 1989 Toyota truck being driven by an unlicensed 18 yr old driver on Dejong Cr/McConnell Ave. When police attempted to pull the vehicle over it accelerated and evaded police. The car was found abandoned and was impounded. Under investigation.
  • Loss Prevention Officer of Walmart arrested two girls ages 17 and 13 yrs for shoplifting. Charges are being forwarded on the 13 yr old girl.
  • Assist New Hazelton RCMP with document service.
  • Unruly patrons at a motel on Lakelse Ave. A naked intoxicated woman urinating in the hallway. Police arrested the 21 yr old woman a short distance away.
  • False business alarm on Hwy 16 west.
  • Notification of release of person.
  • A green Ford Taurus failed to negotiate a turn from Hwy 16 onto Frank St and missed the railway crossing, getting hung up on the railway tracks. The 57 yr old driver failed to provide a sample of breath into a roadside screening device. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded. He was arrested for intoxication.
  • Suicidal 22 yr old man. Police apprehended the man and transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • Erratic driver in a black 2013 Toyota Corolla. A woman ran a stop sign and was swerving all over the road while she was texting and driving. Checks were done of the area.
  • Familial dispute. The people were separated for the night till cooler heads could prevail.
  • Change and a pocket knife were stolen from a red 2008 Chevrolet Silverado parked on Anderson St sometime during the evening of June 3rd. While investigating this police were made aware of a green Subaru Forrester and grey Ford Focus that were also rifled through while parked on Anderson St. Change was stolen.
  • Police attended to a residence to assist a person in collecting personal belongings.
  • Police observed a man stumbling down Tetrault St holding an open can of beer in his hand. Police dumped the beer and arrested the 47 yr old man.
  • A man noticed a thief rifling through his unlocked green 2008 Mazda B3000 parked on Scott Ave. The thief is described as Caucasian, 6 ft 2 inches, heavy build, brown hair, and a scruffy brown beard. The man followed the thief to a residence on Scott Ave. Police attended to the residence and spoke with a 21 yr old man matching the thief’s description.
  • Man passed out on Kerr St with his feet hanging out onto the street. Police arrested a 19 yr old man.
  • A grey Ford truck being driven in an erratic manner on Hwy 16 near Denny’s. Further information was not obtained.
  • Loss Prevention Officer of Walmart observed a person shoplifting. Under investigation.
  • Erratic driver in a silver Mazda on Kalum St/Lazelle Ave. Checks were done of the area.


  • Assist Thornhill Fire Department with a structure fire on River Dr. Police arrived to find the structure completely engulfed in flames. Police arrested the 53 yr old homeowner who was refusing to follow direction from the Fire Department and police. The fire started when the homeowner was burning a substance in a barrel and the fire got out of control. Under investigation.
  • Man passed out on Ferry Island near the river. Police located a passed out man in an area littered with garbage and liquor bottles from a party the night before. The 23 yr old man was woken up and directed to clean up the mess. He was then escorted from the Island.


  • A black dog possibly lost on Hwy 37 near the Mount Layton Hotsprings.
  • Fail to comply with Probation. A 42 yr old man was arrested by Prince George RCMP.
  • Abandoned 911 call. Police were unable to determine a location or person associated.

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 External link, opens in a new windowwww.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 $2000.