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by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Nov 25 2016

RCMP is asking for public assistance after fuel was stolen early Tuesday (November 22) morning from Whitewater Ski Resort south of Nelson.

Acting Corporal Bill Long said in a media release that this suspect was caught on video located at the hill.

"A lone male suspect dressed in a high visible top wearing a mask, gloves and dark pants drove a late 90's bronze/ brown GMC Suburban...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Nov 23 2016

Lower Mainland RCMP said a 20-year-old driver from Delta learned the hard way after twice failing to stop for police earlier this month.

Sgt. Annie Linteau Acting, Senior Media Relations Officer said in a media release Wednesday the decision by the young driver quickly totalled up after police determined he twice failed to stop for police in two days.

The result added up to...

by Timothy Schafer on Tuesday Nov 22 2016

The city’s police board has come to the municipal table and has once again asked for a significant budget increase, looking for an 8.7 per cent budget rise to almost $3.2 million.

In 2015 the Nelson Police board asked for a similar increase, one which was denied by council and was subsequently appealed by the board, landing on the desk of the provincial director of Police Services...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Nov 18 2016

Nelson Police Department would like to thank the public for helping in the locating of a missing local girl.

"(The missing person advisory has been) rescinded as the missing person has been located alive and well," said Sergeant Nate Holt.

"As always, thank you for your assistance."

Nelson Police ask for public assistance in locating missing girl...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Nov 14 2016

This was the best news for everyone involved.

RCMP Cpl. Brian Hromadnik confirmed Monday evening that 57-year-old Douglas Kaiser of Balfour has been located.

No futher details were released by RCMP.

The Kaslo RCMP thanks the public for assisting in locating Kaiser.

RCMP need public assistance finding missing man Douglas Kaiser

Kaslo RCMP is...

by Boundary Sentinel on Sunday Nov 13 2016

Grand Forks RCMP is advising residents of Christina Lake to be on the lookout after three residences were burglarized in the past few days.

Sergeant Jim Fenske said in a media release that police have responded to several complaints in the 2700 Block of West Lake Road in Christina Lake.

“Grand Forks RCMP members confirmed that three seasonal residences had been broken into,”...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Nov 10 2016

A Nelson woman is lucky to be alive after being struck by a speeding car early Sunday morning (November 6) in the 600 block of Vernon Street said Nelson Police Department Acting Sergeant Brian Weber in a media release.

Weber said the accident is one of two calls NPD officers are investigating involving pedestrians being struck by vehicles.

“Miraculously, none of the injured...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Nov 07 2016

Kamloops RCMP are confirming that police have seized a Jeep for forensic analysis after 16-year-old Jennifer Gatey was killed in a hit an run Friday (November 4).

Police released photos of a vehicle believed to be in the area at the time of the fatal accident.

Monday, RCMP said they confirmed they seized a similar vehicle in the Dufferin area following leads from the public....

by David Suzuki on Wednesday Nov 02 2016

In July, a pipeline leak near Maidstone, Saskatchewan, spilled about 250,000 litres of diluted oil sands bitumen into the North Saskatchewan River, killing wildlife and compromising drinking water for nearby communities, including Prince Albert. It was one of 11 spills in the province over the previous year.

In October, a tugboat pulling an empty fuel barge ran aground near Bella Bella...

by Contributor on Wednesday Nov 02 2016

On Nov. 1, just after 2 p.m., the Abbotsford Police Department attended a local Senior Secondary School for what was called in as an assault-in-progress.

Upon attendance, Abbotsford first responders located a suspect who was being physically restrained by school staff members. This individual was taken into custody by police and the school was placed on immediate lock down in order to...


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