Crime

Penticton RCMP seek witnesses to alleged indecent act on Nelson Avenue

Man described as Caucasian, 30 to 40 years old, beige shirt and shorts, long brown hair, fishing hat

 

Guns, ammunition stolen from Canadian Tire in Oliver

RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect caught on video surveillance

 

Oliver needs to deal with ‘root causes’ of violent crime: mayor

“We’re not going to arrest our way out of this problem,” says Mayor Martin Johansen

 

Surveillance camera catches vandal smashing up vehicle in Okanagan park

Police are seeking more information on the suspect, described as a Caucasian male 18 to 25 years old

Firearms, ammunition nabbed from Penticton property in midday theft

RCMP say the firearms were located inside a detached garage, secured in a firearms safe

Three people found dead in Lower Mainland house fire: police

Homicide investigators release update

Keremeos Legion victim of vulgar graffiti

“To me it’s totally unnecessary, and it is a cost that could be avoided,” said Legion president

UPDATE: North Okanagan hotel, homes and vehicles vandalized

RCMP investigating weekend spree, which saw ‘kids’ with spray paint hit Vernon

Penticton RCMP arrest man found ‘unlawfully in home’

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them

Three arrests on guns, drug charges after shots fired in Oliver

Two men from Penticton involved in arrests at Oliver home with assault rifles and drugs

VIDEO: Police look for suspect seen tripping elderly woman in Burnaby

The elderly woman was walking near the SkyTrain station when she was randomly tripped

UPDATE: Penticton RCMP find no evidence of early morning gunshots

Loud blasts reported by several residents, RCMP say one person likened blasts to a car backfiring

Reports of early morning gunshots rattle downtown Penticton

Three to four gunshot like sounds were reported by residents

RCMP use spike belts to stop trio in crime spree spanning from Calgary to Hope

Two charged after alleged car-jacking, shoplifting and high speed driving from Alberta to Hope, B.C.

Three men arrested after police foot-chase in Kamloops

One of the men arrested was in his 30s and from Surrey

Series of thefts from South Okanagan baseball association prompts outcry

“… It is ultimately the players who suffer,” said club president Iain MacIntyre.

Search warrant leads to discovery of weapons, drugs, cash in Oliver residence

A 21-year-old Oliver man is facing numerous charges

Two reports in one day of ‘suspicious’ men in cars: Penticton RCMP

One man arrested for impaired driving, RCMP still trying to locate the other for questioning

Kelowna RCMP respond to report of shots fired

The gunfire was reported just before 6:30 p.m. on May 5

Penticton property allowed to keep razor wire fencing, ‘only way’ to protect property says mayor

Protecting property outweighs risk of bad community image, council decides in close 4-3 vote