Squamish RCMP briefs

Cheque fraud. Bikes stolen. Bikes stolen. Theft out of vehicles.

Cheque fraud

Squamish RCMP believe a theft from a mailbox in the 39000 block of Government Road is part of an ongoing series of such break-ins. In late September, cheques stolen from the mailbox were later used at a local business. An RCMP press release said residents can contact Cpl. Angie Kermer at the Squamish RCMP for resources, as local residents organize neighbourhood efforts to report suspicious activity.

 

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Bikes stolen

Four bikes were reported stolen last week, two from the 38000 block of Westway Avenue. The other bikes were taken from the 40000 block of Willow Crescent: a blue and white Rocky Mountain Vertex and a grey and orange Kona Kahuna. Their combined value totals $3,100.

Theft out of vehicles

Residents from different areas of Squamish have reported thefts out of their vehicles to the RCMP. Items reported stolen includes a licence plate, tablet and valtag (insurance validation). All vehicles were parked in public spaces.

Anyone with information about these crimes can contact the local detachment at 604-892-6100 or report anonymously to Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

 

Total number of calls: 159

False alarms: 12

Collision investigations: 4

Theft from vehicle calls: 3

False/abandoned 911 calls: 1

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