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Calgary Sun
Mounties with body cams told to record use of force under interim policycameras must hit the record button when there is "a high likelihood" they'll us
Mounties with body cams told to record use of force under interim policy
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 minutes ago
cameras must hit the record button when there is "a high likelihood" they'll use force against someone, says an interim RCMP policy on use of the devices. In general, officers have discretion as to when to turn on the cameras that clip on a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Court hears fleeing man shot at Alberta Mountiesfleeing his residence in Elkton Valley — 100 km northwest of Calgary. The Aug.
Court hears fleeing man shot at Alberta Mounties
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 minutes ago
fleeing his residence in Elkton Valley — 100 km northwest of Calgary. The Aug. 19, 2010, incident began with Didsbury RCMP responding to a report Morrill was threatening to kill his uncle, John Ross. “The police were informed that the accused... Read more
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BC Local News
Cyclist faces charges after driver stabbed following collisionOn May 21, at 3:38 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP received a report of a collision betw
Cyclist faces charges after driver stabbed following collision
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
On May 21, at 3:38 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP received a report of a collision between a black Dodge Ram pickup and a cyclist in the 400 block of Gramiak Road in Rutland. Police determined that the cyclist had ridden out of a foot path and onto Gramiak... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Keep your eyes on the roada cell phone user dies in a fiery crash. The Province of B.C. recently made a
Keep your eyes on the road
Penticton Western News / Posted an hour ago
a cell phone user dies in a fiery crash. The Province of B.C. recently made a move to curb cell phone use by drivers — the RCMP refer to it as distracted driving — by raising the penalties starting June 1. A first offence will cost $543: $368 for... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
UPDATE: Occupants in Sunday morning crash lucky to be alive: Malahat Fire Chiefgas and other fluids and crews remained to conduct fire suppression until the t
UPDATE: Occupants in Sunday morning crash lucky to be alive: Malahat Fire Chief
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted an hour ago
gas and other fluids and crews remained to conduct fire suppression until the truck could be safely removed. West Shore RCMP would not provide any details on the incident as B.C.'s Independent Investigation Office (IIO) has asserted jurisdiction... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Salmon Arm RCMP find human remains“At this time the Salmon Arm RCMP is working with the BC Coroner’s service to i
Salmon Arm RCMP find human remains
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted an hour ago
“At this time the Salmon Arm RCMP is working with the BC Coroner’s service to identify those remains. The investigation and identification of the remains may take some time as investigators may have to rely on DNA analysis to conclusively identify... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo gas station robbed on weekendServices, were unable to find the suspect. The suspect did not produce a weapo
Nanaimo gas station robbed on weekend
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
Services, were unable to find the suspect. The suspect did not produce a weapon and the clerk, who will be tended to by RCMP Victim Services, was shaken by the incident, but not injured, police said. The suspect is Caucasian, in his mid 20s,... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Boat hits vehicle on Hwy 16Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 137 calls for service from May 20th, 8
Boat hits vehicle on Hwy 16
Terrace Standard / Posted an hour ago
Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 137 calls for service from May 20th, 8 a.m. till May 24th, 8 a.m. During the same time period, 13 people were lodged in Terrace Cells – nine of these people were lodged for intoxication. Here are some of the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Cyclist faces charges after driver stabbed following collisionOn May 21, at 3:38 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP received a report of a collision betw
Cyclist faces charges after driver stabbed following collision
Kelowna Capital News / Posted an hour ago
On May 21, at 3:38 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP received a report of a collision between a black Dodge Ram pickup and a cyclist in the 400 block of Gramiak Road in Rutland. Police determined that the cyclist had ridden out of a foot path and onto Gramiak... Read more
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BC Local News
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jailB.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP office
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jail
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
B.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP officers after a woman's jaw was broken in a Langford jail. The Independent Investigations Office has forwarded a report to the Crown saying an officer may have committed an... Read more
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BC Local News
Fatal stabbing in Chemainusmurder. He was arrested at the scene, after police responded to a call at about
Fatal stabbing in Chemainus
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
murder. He was arrested at the scene, after police responded to a call at about 2 p.m. “The North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP are continuing with their investigation into this tragic incident and extend their condolences to the families of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Boat hits vehicle on Hwy 16Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 137 calls for service from May 20th, 8
Boat hits vehicle on Hwy 16
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 137 calls for service from May 20th, 8 a.m. till May 24th, 8 a.m. During the same time period, 13 people were lodged in Terrace Cells – nine of these people were lodged for intoxication. Here are some of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Busy May long weekend for Penticton RCMPby security. The items were recovered. An investigation is underway. On Sunday
Busy May long weekend for Penticton RCMP
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
by security. The items were recovered. An investigation is underway. On Sunday police responded to 29 calls for service. RCMP responded to the channel around 4:30 p.m. after about 20 inflatable floaties were tied together floating in the channel... Read more
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BC Local News
Bus driver assault leads to court date for Kelowna mancharges after assaulting a BC Transit driver late Friday night in downtown Kelo
Bus driver assault leads to court date for Kelowna man
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
charges after assaulting a BC Transit driver late Friday night in downtown Kelowna. On May 20 at 10:57 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP responded to a report of an assault that had just occurred at the Quennsway bus loop in downtown Kelowna. Police have... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Busy May long weekend for Penticton RCMPby security. The items were recovered. An investigation is underway. On Sunday
Busy May long weekend for Penticton RCMP
Penticton Western News / Posted 2 hours ago
by security. The items were recovered. An investigation is underway. On Sunday police responded to 29 calls for service. RCMP responded to the channel around 4:30 p.m. after about 20 inflatable floaties were tied together floating in the channel... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jailB.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP office
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jail
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
B.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP officers after a woman's jaw was broken in a Langford jail. The Independent Investigations Office has forwarded a report to the Crown saying an officer may have committed an... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jailB.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP office
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jail
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
B.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP officers after a woman's jaw was broken in a Langford jail. The Independent Investigations Office has forwarded a report to the Crown saying an officer may have committed an... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jailB.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP office
Police could be charged after woman's jaw broken in Langford jail
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
B.C.'s police watchdog has determined charges could be laid against RCMP officers after a woman's jaw was broken in a Langford jail. The Independent Investigations Office has forwarded a report to the Crown saying an officer may have committed an... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Ridge Meadows RCMP bust dial-a-dope operationRidge Meadows RCMP have arrested two men connected with an alleged illegal drug
Ridge Meadows RCMP bust dial-a-dope operation
Maple Ridge News / Posted 2 hours ago
Ridge Meadows RCMP have arrested two men connected with an alleged illegal drug operation. During the evening hours of May 19, the Street Enforcement Unit arrested two men after seeing what appeared to be a drug transaction taking place inside a car... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Bus driver assault leads to court date for Kelowna mancharges after assaulting a BC Transit driver late Friday night in downtown Kelo
Bus driver assault leads to court date for Kelowna man
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 hours ago
charges after assaulting a BC Transit driver late Friday night in downtown Kelowna. On May 20 at 10:57 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP responded to a report of an assault that had just occurred at the Quennsway bus loop in downtown Kelowna. Police have... Read more
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BC Local News
Ridge Meadows RCMP bust dial-a-dope operationRidge Meadows RCMP have arrested two men connected with an alleged illegal drug
Ridge Meadows RCMP bust dial-a-dope operation
BC Local News / Posted 3 hours ago
Ridge Meadows RCMP have arrested two men connected with an alleged illegal drug operation. During the evening hours of May 19, the Street Enforcement Unit arrested two men after seeing what appeared to be a drug transaction taking place inside a car... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mounties told to video record use of force under interim policycameras must hit the record button when there is “a high likelihood” they’ll us
Mounties told to video record use of force under interim policy
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
cameras must hit the record button when there is “a high likelihood” they’ll use force against someone, says an interim RCMP policy on use of the devices. In general, officers have discretion as to when to turn on the cameras that clip on a... Read more
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BC Local News
Bags of asbestos found dumped in Stave Westconstruction waste, including asbestos, was discovered dumped in the Stave West
Bags of asbestos found dumped in Stave West
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
construction waste, including asbestos, was discovered dumped in the Stave West area on Sunday (May 22) afternoon. Mission RCMP officers patrolling the area received a report about garbage that had been dumped about 4.5 kilometres up Florence Lake... Read more
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BC Local News
Man forcibly removed from council chambers can still attend meetingsA man who was handcuffed and forcibly removed from Township council chambers by
Man forcibly removed from council chambers can still attend meetings
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
A man who was handcuffed and forcibly removed from Township council chambers by RCMP on May 9 is still allowed to attend future meetings. Despite being escorted out by police four times over the last two years — including being physically dragged... Read more
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Langley Times
Man forcibly removed from council chambers can still attend meetingsA man who was handcuffed and forcibly removed from Township council chambers by
Man forcibly removed from council chambers can still attend meetings
Langley Times / Posted 4 hours ago
A man who was handcuffed and forcibly removed from Township council chambers by RCMP on May 9 is still allowed to attend future meetings. Despite being escorted out by police four times over the last two years — including being physically dragged... Read more
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Mission City Record
Bags of asbestos found dumped in Stave Westconstruction waste, including asbestos, was discovered dumped in the Stave West
Bags of asbestos found dumped in Stave West
Mission City Record / Posted 4 hours ago
construction waste, including asbestos, was discovered dumped in the Stave West area on Sunday (May 22) afternoon. Mission RCMP officers patrolling the area received a report about garbage that had been dumped about 4.5 kilometres up Florence Lake... Read more
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BC Local News
Drivers nabbed for alcohol violationsOn Saturday, May 21st, the Terrace RCMP and West Pacific Traffic Services parti
Drivers nabbed for alcohol violations
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
On Saturday, May 21st, the Terrace RCMP and West Pacific Traffic Services participated in National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day. Road checks were held at various locations and times throughout Terrace and Area. "The RCMP is committed to... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Three women injured in weekend crashFriday after a two-car crash sent three people to hospital. The collision happ
Three women injured in weekend crash
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday after a two-car crash sent three people to hospital. The collision happened shortly before 9 p.m. when Nanaimo RCMP, Firefighters and B.C. Ambulance paramedics responded to the scene that included reports of a person trapped in a... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Drivers nabbed for alcohol violationsOn Saturday, May 21st, the Terrace RCMP and West Pacific Traffic Services parti
Drivers nabbed for alcohol violations
Terrace Standard / Posted 5 hours ago
On Saturday, May 21st, the Terrace RCMP and West Pacific Traffic Services participated in National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day. Road checks were held at various locations and times throughout Terrace and Area. "The RCMP is committed to... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Two dead in weekend crashare asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicl
Two dead in weekend crash
Surrey Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
are asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicles involved in the collision driving prior to the collision to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers a... Read more
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BC Local News
Two dead in weekend crashare asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicl
Two dead in weekend crash
BC Local News / Posted 6 hours ago
are asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicles involved in the collision driving prior to the collision to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers a... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Two dead in weekend crashare asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicl
Two dead in weekend crash
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
are asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicles involved in the collision driving prior to the collision to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers a... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Two dead in weekend crashare asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicl
Two dead in weekend crash
Peace Arch News / Posted 6 hours ago
are asking anyone that may have witnessed the collision, or observed the vehicles involved in the collision driving prior to the collision to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers a... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Man dies in Balzac RV firewhich claimed the life of a 60-year-old man on the morning of May 21, was accid
Man dies in Balzac RV fire
Airdrie Echo / Posted 6 hours ago
which claimed the life of a 60-year-old man on the morning of May 21, was accidental. Members of the Airdrie rural RCMP and Rocky View County Fire Department were called out to the fire at the campground on Balzac Boulevard, just west of... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
RCMP: Thieves targetting homes under construction in Lake CountryRCMP in Lake Country wish to urge residents to remain vigilant and report suspi
RCMP: Thieves targetting homes under construction in Lake Country
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 6 hours ago
RCMP in Lake Country wish to urge residents to remain vigilant and report suspicious activity to police following an increase in break in’s to homes under construction. On May 6, 2016 the Lake Country RCMP received three separate reports of break... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
RCMP: Thieves targetting homes under construction in Lake CountryRCMP in Lake Country wish to urge residents to remain vigilant and report suspi
RCMP: Thieves targetting homes under construction in Lake Country
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 hours ago
RCMP in Lake Country wish to urge residents to remain vigilant and report suspicious activity to police following an increase in break in’s to homes under construction. On May 6, 2016 the Lake Country RCMP received three separate reports of break... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Business safety breakfast in Guildford June 8and safety issues for businesses in the Guildford neighbourhood. The morning e
Business safety breakfast in Guildford June 8
Surrey Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
and safety issues for businesses in the Guildford neighbourhood. The morning event will feature speakers from the Surrey RCMP, the City of Surrey and Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers. This event is free to attend. Attendees are encouraged to come... Read more
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BC Local News
WLIB community members occupy band office: RCMP on sceneRCMP are on scene at the Williams Lake Indian Band administration office where
WLIB community members occupy band office: RCMP on scene
BC Local News / Posted 7 hours ago
RCMP are on scene at the Williams Lake Indian Band administration office where at least four men forcibly entered the building just after 8 a.m. Tuesday morning and asked staff to leave. It is unclear at this early stage what the group wants,... Read more
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BC Local News
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic policeroads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy wea
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic police
BC Local News / Posted 7 hours ago
roads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy weather, the motoring public stayed safe,” RCMP Sgt. John Ferguson said in a news release. However, it wasn’t all good news: police stopped and charged 19 drivers with... Read more
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BC Local News
Five hospitalized after weekend crash in Maple Ridge227th Street, apparently crossed the centre line and collided with a westbound
Five hospitalized after weekend crash in Maple Ridge
BC Local News / Posted 7 hours ago
227th Street, apparently crossed the centre line and collided with a westbound 2008 Dodge Ram pickup, said Ridge Meadows RCMP Cpl. Brenda Winpenny. It’s believed the collision sent the Sunfire head on into a third vehicle, a 2010 Dodge Charger,... Read more
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Castlegar News
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic policeroads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy wea
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic police
Castlegar News / Posted 7 hours ago
roads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy weather, the motoring public stayed safe,” RCMP Sgt. John Ferguson said in a news release. However, it wasn’t all good news: police stopped and charged 19 drivers with... Read more
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Arrow Lakes News
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic policeroads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy wea
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic police
Arrow Lakes News / Posted 7 hours ago
roads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy weather, the motoring public stayed safe,” RCMP Sgt. John Ferguson said in a news release. However, it wasn’t all good news: police stopped and charged 19 drivers with... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
WLIB community members occupy band office: RCMP on sceneRCMP are on scene at the Williams Lake Indian Band administration office where
WLIB community members occupy band office: RCMP on scene
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
RCMP are on scene at the Williams Lake Indian Band administration office where at least four men forcibly entered the building just after 8 a.m. Tuesday morning and asked staff to leave. It is unclear at this early stage what the group wants,... Read more
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Nelson Star
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic policeroads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy wea
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic police
Nelson Star / Posted 7 hours ago
roads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy weather, the motoring public stayed safe,” RCMP Sgt. John Ferguson said in a news release. However, it wasn’t all good news: police stopped and charged 19 drivers with... Read more
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Rossland News
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic policeroads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy wea
Quiet weekend for West Kootenay traffic police
Rossland News / Posted 8 hours ago
roads were very busy but with a large presence of enforcement and the rainy weather, the motoring public stayed safe,” RCMP Sgt. John Ferguson said in a news release. However, it wasn’t all good news: police stopped and charged 19 drivers with... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Alexa’s Team members honoured at Kelowna ceremonyMADD Canada, ICBC, the RCMP and supporters of Alexa’s Team gathered again to re
Alexa’s Team members honoured at Kelowna ceremony
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 8 hours ago
MADD Canada, ICBC, the RCMP and supporters of Alexa’s Team gathered again to recognize 246 officers from around the province being named to the 2015 Alexa’s Team, and to support this outstanding community road safety initiative. “During my time as a... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna business coalition takes on distracted drivingnew fines for distracted driving. Beginning June 1, a first offense will cost d
Kelowna business coalition takes on distracted driving
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 hours ago
new fines for distracted driving. Beginning June 1, a first offense will cost drivers $543 in financial penalties. Kelowna RCMP is also in the midst of a rollout of new distracted driving scopes, capable of spotting drivers who may be texting or on... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Bear sighting at Knox Mountainby staying well away from the animal Residents are asked to notify either the
Bear sighting at Knox Mountain
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 hours ago
by staying well away from the animal Residents are asked to notify either the Conservation Office at 1-877-356-2029 or the RCMP at 250-762-3300 if they feel threatened by a bear (911 should be used in the case of an emergency only). For more... Read more
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CBC.ca
Crown won't appeal Mike Duffy acquittal, spokesman saysfailed to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Duffy acted unlawfully. The Cro
Crown won't appeal Mike Duffy acquittal, spokesman says
CBC.ca / Posted 8 hours ago
failed to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Duffy acted unlawfully. The Crown's decision comes a week after the RCMP ended its investigation into Senator Pamela Wallin for questionable travel claims. The Crown also withdrew all criminal... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Sheep killed by dogs inside city limits of Parksvilleand work closely on cross boundary issues like that. “I have a great memory an
Sheep killed by dogs inside city limits of Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 8 hours ago
and work closely on cross boundary issues like that. “I have a great memory and I don’t remember anything like (that attack) in the city in a long, long time,” Lefebvre said. The Parksville bylaw office and RCMP couldn’t be reached for... Read more
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