April 17th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 33 calls for service from April 16th, 8 AM till April 17th, 8 AM.  During the same time period there were six people lodged in Terrace Cells.  Five of these people were lodged for intoxication.

 

Downtown Terrace

  • False cellular 911 call.
  • Three people drinking alcohol in an alley behind a business on Lazelle Ave.  Police spoke with a mildly intoxicated group.  An hour later police observed the three in Brolley Square much more intoxicated. The 38 yr old man, 28 yr old man, and 35 yr old woman were all arrested.  The 38 yr old man was in breach of probation by consuming alcohol. 
  • Assault.  Checks determined that the matter had already been reported.
  • Squatters on Greig Ave.  Police spoke with numerous people on this situation.
  • Erratic driver in a blue Dodge Ram on Keith Ave.  Police pulled the vehicle over on Keith Ave.  The driver was sober.
  • Fight inside of a business on Lakelse Ave.  Two women hitting a man.  They left prior to police attendance.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Man passed out in the TD Bank vestibule.  The man left prior to police attendance.
  • Ongoing issue of a man being belligerent and scaring people at a community center on Kalum St.  The man is banned from the center.

 

Elsewhere Terrace

  • Loud music from a unit on Park Ave.  The man turned the music down.
  • Warrant issued for two 30 yr old men for failing to attend court.
  • Skeena Middle School requested police advice and assistance with an incident.
  • A green 2004 Ford F150 was pulled over on Scott Ave/Sparks St.  The 27 yr old driver did not have a driver’s licence and had a notice to serve Prohibition.  The notice was served.
  • Breach of a no contact condition.  Police attended to a residence.  Unsubstantiated.
  • Man passed out in the Terrace Public Library.  Police spoke with the man who was sober.
  • A green 1994 Suzuki Sidekick and a grey 2011 Chevrolet Silverado collided on the Sande Overpass with the Chevrolet ending up down the embankment towards Keith Ave.  No injuries.  BC Ambulance transported the driver of the Chevrolet to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • Assist Ministry of Children and Families.  Police arrested a 46 yr old man for breaching no contact and no go conditions of Recognizance.  He is held for court.
  • Breach of probation investigation.
  • Domestic disturbance.  Police spoke with the intoxicated people involved and arrested a 31 yr old woman. 
  • A woman saw a white wolf cross Kalum Lake Rd and was scared to continue on her journey.  Police assisted the woman.
  • Two pedestrians were almost hit by a silver compact sedan at the corner of Kalum St/Davis Ave. 
  • Group of youth jumping in and out of traffic on the Sande Overpass at Keith Ave.  Checks were done of the area.

 

Rural

  • Assist Correctional Services. 
  • Erratic driver near Shames Mountain Rd on Hwy 16.  Police pulled over the white 2008 Kenworth Tractor Trailer and spoke with the driver.
  • Abandoned black and red 1997 GMC Jimmy on Hwy 16 near the Usk Ferry Rd.  Police towed the vehicle.
  • Abandoned blue GMC Jimmy on Hwy 16 near Cedarvale.  The vehicle was removed.
  • Erratic driver in a 2008 Chrysler Seabring on Hwy 37 near the Waterlily Bay resort.  Police spoke with the registered owner and the driver.

 

Kitsumkalum

  • Possible impaired driver in a black Honda Civic.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Familial dispute.  Police spoke with the people involved and an agreement was reached.
  • Uttering threats.  Police spoke with the people involved.

 

Thornhill

  • Abandoned bike.  Police spoke with the person who found the bike.  It was of no value.

 

Kulspai, Gitaus

  • Nothing to report

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.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.

April 16th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 31 calls for service from April 14th, 8 AM till April 16th, 8 AM.  During the same time period there have been nine people lodged in Terrace Cells.  Six of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

  • Domestic assault.  A boy assaulted a girl on Lakelse Ave with a shoe.  Police arrested the boy.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Panhandlers bothering people at Skeena Mall Parking lot. Checks were done of the area.
  • Fight on Greig Ave.  Police spoke with an intoxicated woman.  There was a disagreement over the ownership of a bottle of booze.  No offence committed.
  • Two calls of a man sleeping in the TD Bank ATM vestibule.  Police attended both times and spoke with the man.  Ongoing issue.
  • False business alarm on Lakelse Ave.
  • Intoxicated group in a back alley along Lakelse Ave.
  • Squatter on Lazelle Ave.  Police spoke with the man.  He was unable to find accommodation and so set up accommodation. 
  • Intoxicated group fighting on Lakeslse Ave/Emerson St.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Man passed out sitting on a toilet at a restaurant on Lakelse Ave.  Police woke the man who was mostly sober.  He pulled his pants back up and went on his way.
  • Possible impaired.  Police pulled the vehicle over on Emerson St/Park Ave.  The driver was sober.
  • Intoxicated person panhandling on Lakelse Ave.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Intoxicated man jumping in front of cleaning equipment in the Skeena Mall parking lot.  Police arrested a 28 yr old man.
  • Two false business alarms on Lakelse Ave.

 

Elsewhere Terrace

  • Drug information received.
  • Theft from an unlocked white 2011 Dodge D150 truck parked on Cole Ave.  A brown leather wallet containing cash, various cards, and ID was stolen.  Under investigation.
  • A grey Toyota Tundra parked on Tuck Ave was rummaged through.
  • Sexual assault investigation.
  • Assault of a youth by a caregiver.  Under investigation.
  • Two intoxicated men sleeping in the Park Ave Medical Building on Park Ave.  Police arrested a 58 yr old man. 
  • A woman requested police assistance with a person not being nice to her.  Police spoke with the woman and familial support was solicited.
  • Domestic dispute.  A man refused to let a woman leave.  Police spoke with the people and transported the woman to alternate accommodation.   
  • Intoxicated man threatening people at the shelter on Hall St.  Police arrested a 40 yr old man.
  • Missing 27 yr old woman.  She returned on her own accord a short time later.
  • Man not responding from a bathroom at a restaurant on Hwy 16 West.  Police arrested the man for breaching an Undertaking by consuming alcohol.  Chase Cardinal, 22 yrs old, was held for court and charged with Fail to Comply with Undertaking. 
  • Intoxicated man refusing to leave a residence on Kalum St.  Police arrested a 67 yr old man.
  • Suspicious vehicle at the senior’s complex on Apsley St.  Police observed a Ford Bronco and four men fled upon seeing police.  A 17 yr old boy was arrested in the area and turned over to his parents.  A Stihl chainsaw suspected of being stolen was seized from the back of the Bronco. 
  • Intoxicated17 yr old girl causing problems in a residence.  Police transported the girl to another residence.
  • A red 2002 Ford Escape was pulled over on Goulet Ave/Pear St.  The 39 yr old driver did not have a driver’s licence and had a notice to service a Prohibition.  She was served with the Prohibition and the vehicle she was driving was impounded. 
  • Assist New Hazelton RCMP with uttering threats investigation.
  • Suicidal 50 yr old woman.
  • A woman selling prescription medication on Facebook.  Police spoke with the woman.
  • Erratic driver in a blue 2010 Ford truck on Eby St/Hwy 16 west.  Checks were done of the area.  The registered owner of the company truck was contacted.
  • Wellbeing check of a 33 yr old man.  He was fine.
  • Sexual assault in progress at the tennis courts on Kalum St.  Police spoke with a group of intoxicated people.  Unsubstantiated.  A 24 yr old woman and a 60 yr old man were arrested.
  • 911 call with woman crying.  Police spoke with a man and woman and received conflicting versions of events.  A man left the residence.  No offence committed.
  • Intoxicated man stumbling down Braun St/Keith Ave.  Police spoke with the man.
  • Threats via text messages.  Police spoke with a woman who was not cooperative.  Further details were not obtained.
  • Police assistance requested to retrieve belongings.  Police stood by while personal belongings were gathered.
  • Loud party on Haugland Ave.  Police attended and spoke with a person.  The party was over prior to police attendance.
  • Man passed out in a taxi not waking up.  The matter sorted itself out prior to police intervention.
  • A men’s leather wallet was lost containing various cards, ID, and other papers.
  • Attempted theft.

 

Thornhill

  • Locate family member to advise of medical emergency.
  • An intoxicated man refusing to go to bed.  Police attended and requested that he go to bed.  He did.
  • Erratic stunt driving on Queensway Dr in a Ford Bronco.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Assist New Westminster Crown with document service.
  • Domestic assault.  Police attended to a residence and spoke with an intoxicated 47 yr old man.  He was arrested for breaching a Conditional Sentence Order by consuming alcohol.  He is held for court.  Under investigation. 
  • Slander via Facebook.  Police gave advice on the matter.
  • Two men were chased of a lawn on Empire St/Paquette .  They got into a brown GMC truck and left.  Police located the vehicle and spoke with the driver.
  • Suicidal 38 yr old woman.  She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • Theft of scrap metal.  Under investigation.

 

Rural

  • A brown 2010 Honda Civic and a white 2010 Chevrolet Malibu collided at Max Neubacher Way/Hwy 37 south.  No injuries. 
  • Assault.  Unsubstantiated.  Two people not getting along yet continuing to communicate and annoy one another.  Advice was given on the matter.
  • 911 cellular hang up.  The call was traced to an address that does not exist.  Contact was eventually made with the owner of the phone and he was fine.

 

Kitsumkalum

  • A grey Ford truck being operated by an impaired driver. Checks were done of the area.
  • Erratic driver in a company truck travelling through the Kitsumkalum Reserve.  Police spoke with the registerd owner.  Investigation determined who the driver was and he was spoken with.
  • Deceased 81 yr old man.

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.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.

“Suspicious Fire in Thornhill”

Terrace RCMP are investigating a suspicious structure fire in Thornhill that resulted in over $200 000 damage on Saturday morning.    

 

“It is fortunate that the homeowners woke up when they did and nobody was injured in this fire.  The cause of the fire is undetermined.  If anybody has any information about this incident contact the Terrace RCMP immediately,” says Cst Angela Rabut, Community Policing/Media Relations Terrace RCMP.

 

Terrace RCMP were called to assist Thornhill Fire Department with a structure fire on the morning of April 12 in the 3600 block of Larch Ave.  The homeowners were asleep when a loud noise was heard at approximately 6:15 AM.  The homeowner discovered the nearby shop completely engulfed in flames.   The fire spread to parts of the house and damage is likely beyond repair.  The shop and contents, two quads inside of the shop, and two vehicles parked in front were completed destroyed.  A third vehicle parked in front sustained damage.  A nearby residence also sustained minor damage from the heat. 

 

People with information on this incident are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.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.

April 11th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 56 calls for service from April 9th, 8 AM till April 11th, 8 AM.  During the same time period there have been nine people lodged in Terrace Cells.  Three of these people were lodged for intoxication.

 

Downtown Terrace

  • Theft of money from a safe at a business.  Police spoke with the people involved.
  • Group of intoxicated people sitting in Brolley Square.  Police spoke with the group who were sober and not drinking.
  • A man was refused service at the Skeena Liquor Store and he uttered threats.  Under investigation.
  • Intoxicated man passed out at the Coast Cold Beer and Wine Store.  Police arrested a 41 yr old man.
  • Two youth were observed climbing a tree on Clinton St/Lakelse Ave.  The witness had concerns for the tree.  Checks were done of the area.
  • A man was refused service at Safeway when he was observed attempting to shoplift.  The man was aggressive and threatening to the employees.  Police attended the 55 yr old man’s residence and spoke with him.
  • Confrontation between an employee of McDonald’s and a man.  Police spoke with the employee.
  • Suicidal man at a business on Lakelse Ave.  Police arrested an intoxicated 37 yr old man. 
  • Group drinking in an alley behind the Royal Bank on Lakelse Ave.  Checks were done of the area.
  • A wallet found at the Bear Country Inn was turned into the detachment.  Police returned the wallet to its owner.
  • Person with warrant was observed on Kalum St.  Unfounded.
  • Shoplifting at a business in the Skeena Mall.  While police were investigating this incident a second call came in that the same person was shoplifting from another business in the mall.  Police arrested the man on Lakelse Ave near Emerson St.  Abe Kenni, 37 yrs old, has been charged with theft.  He is held for court.
  • Group of intoxicated people at Lakelse Ave/Emerson St.  The group was spoken with.  They were sober.
  • Intoxicated man sleeping in the Credit Union vestibule.  Police spoke with the man who was sober.
  • Fraud at a bank.  Noncooperation from the victim.

 

Elsewhere Terrace

  • A person sleeping in the TD vestibule had a purse stolen during the night of April 6/7. 
  • Suspicious items left in a backyard on Kenney St.  Police examined a small black cloth bag and an old IPod charging cord.  There was nothing suspicious noted.
  • A person hauling lumber into the woods behind an apartment building on Sparks St.  Police spoke with the man who was building a tree fort for his daughter on another person’s private property.  An agreement was reached.
  • Uttering threats via text messaging.  Police spoke with the people involved.  While speaking with one of the people threats were again uttered.  A 20 yr old woman was arrested.  Under investigation.
  • A person found her medication missing from her purse after getting another person to hold her purse while she went to the bathroom.
  • Suspicious man walking in the area of Craig Dr/Graham Ave.  While police were speaking with people the man appeared, saw police, and quickly fled.  He was soon located and spoken with.
  • Person driving without a driver’s licence on Munroe St. 
  • Missing 12 yr old girl.  She returned on her own a short time later.
  • A disturbance at a motel on Hwy 16.  Police spoke with three intoxicated people who were kicking a door and attempting to get into a room.  This led to police arresting an intoxicated 29 yr old man for assault.  Police were called back a short time later to another disturbance and spoke with a 16 yr old girl.
  • A vehicle parked and playing loud music on Kalum St.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Police observed two suspicious people in the bus shelter on Park Ave.  Checks determined that a woman was in breach of a probation order by consuming alcohol.  Police arrested a 37 yr old woman.  She is held for court.
  • False business alarm on Kalum St.
  • Assist Kelowna RCMP with document service.
  • Intoxicated man on Hall St.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Two large aggressive black dogs in the back of a truck on Hwy 16 lunging at people walking by.  Police spoke with the dog owner.
  • A warrant was issued for a 22 yr old man for breaching his probation.
  • Abandoned 911 call from McConnell Ave.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Assist the Coroner’s office with investigation.
  • The front door of a residence on Davis Ave was kicked.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Domestic disturbance.  Police spoke with the people involved.  They were separated for the night.
  • Concerning information was posted on Facebook.  Police are following up. 
  • Assist BC Ambulance with a 77 yr old patient.
  • Abandoned 911 call.  A man was attempting to get into the apartment of a woman.  He left prior to police attendance.
  • Break and enter to a trailer on Park Ave.  A man was observed in the driveway with a baseball bat.  He complied with police direction and was arrested. 
  • Intoxicated blond woman crying on Tetrault St/Haugland Ave.  Checks were done of the area.
  • Erratic driver on Eby St.  Further details were unable to be obtained. 
  • Assist Canada Border Service Agency.

 

Thornhill

  • Ongoing issue of the smell of marihuana entering a residence from the neighbour’s on Park Ave.
  • Domestic disturbance.  Checks determined that a man was in breach of a no contact condition.  Further investigation determined that a woman had attended the man’s residence causing the breach.  The man was released.  No offence committed.
  • Domestic disturbance.  A woman explained that an argument became heated over the high cost of soap. 
  • A request for help from a cell phone that cut off.  Police attended to the GPS coordinates of the caller and nothing was found.
  • Domestic assault.  A woman was assaulted.  Further details were not provided. 
  • Theft of a log during the night of April 9/10.  The log reappeared during the night of 10/11.
  • Harassment on the internet.  Police spoke with the people involved.

 

Rural

  • Ammunition was found near a hydro tower on the West Kalum Forest Service Rd and turned into the detachment.
  • Assist Masset RCMP with document service.
  • A black 2007 Ford F350 lost control on Hwy 16 2 km west of the Copper River Bridge and rolled when it hit the ditch.  The occupants were uninjured.  The vehicle sustained major damage and was towed.
  • False business alarm on Hwy 37. 

 

Kitsumkalum

  • A person is concerned because of another person’s appearance in town.  Police spoke with the people involved.

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.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. 

 

April 14th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to 104 calls for service from April 11th, 8 AM till April 14th, 8 AM.  During the same time period there have been twenty people lodged in Terrace Cells.  Eleven of these people were lodged for intoxication.

 

Here are some of the calls responded to:

  • A white 1994 Dodge Caravan and a grey 2011 Mazda 3 collided on Lazelle Ave by the Credit Union.  Both vehicle sustained moderate damage.  No injuries.
  • A white 2009 Dodge Caliber and a white 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt collided in the parking lot of Kentucky Fried Chicken.  Damage was minor to both vehicles.  No injuries.
  • A suicidal 27 yr old woman.  A family member received injuries when wrestling a weapon away from her.  Both were transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • An intoxicated 24 yr old woman received injuries when she attempted to urinate outside and fell flat on her face.  Police arrested the woman.
  • A blue 2012 Ford Escape was pulled over on Old Lakelse Lake Dr/Clarke St.  The 19 yr old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail.  He was arrested and provided two samples of breath that were over the legal limit.  He was served a Prohibition.  The vehicle was impounded. 
  • A rock was thrown through the window of a residence on Hanson St.  Checks were done of the area.
  • A white 2005 Dodge truck driving in an erratic manner on Hwy 16 at New Remo.  Police pulled the vehicle over the Kitsumkalum Tempo station.  The 36 yr old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail.  He was serviced an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded. 
  • Domestic dispute.  Police spoke with the people involved.  Checks determined that the 32 yr old man was in breach of conditions to not consume alcohol.  He was arrested.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Fight on Thornhill St.  Police spoke with a group of intoxicated people.  A man and a woman had minor injuries.  Police were unable to determine what had happened due to conflicting versions of events and the intoxication levels of the people involved.  Under investigation. 
  • A man sitting on a quad, passed out from alcohol, may have crashed into a fence, near Thunderbird.  The man was uncooperative with BC Ambulance and Mills Memorial Hospital.  He was arrested. 
  • Assault.  Two women with a history of not getting along made amends then commenced to party and partake in alcohol beverages.  At the end of the night during an embrace one woman punched the other and pulled her hair.  Under investigation. 
  • A shuttle service delivered an intoxicated man to the Terrace Detachment when he was unable to provide an address for his delivery.  Police arrested the 52 yr old man.
  • Intoxicated 22 yr old man passed out inside of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave.  Police arrested the man.  He threatened to cause harm to the police officer and was arrested for uttering threats.  Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. 
  • A yellow Cobalt and a gray 2005 Honda Civic collided at Davis Ave/Kalum St.  Both vehicle sustained minor damage.  No injuries.
  • Domestic assault.  Police arrested a 44 yr old man.  He was in breach of conditions of not to consume alcohol from a similar occurrence.  He is held for court.

 

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.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.