Crime Watch Report - May 2 to May 8, 2021

Detective

During this time period the Oceanside RCMP received 305 complaints.  

1) File 2021-4258: A five-foot-tall statue was reported stolen in the 100 block of McCarter Street, Parksville, on May 2nd. 

2) File 2021-4268: Golf clubs and sunglasses were reported stolen in the 500 block of Corfield Street, Parksville, on May 2nd. 

3) File 2021-4921: A prowler was reported in the 600 block of Ironwood Avenue, Parksville, on May 3rd.

4) File 2021-4299: A break-and–enter to a storage trailer in an utility sub station compound was reported on Cochrane Road, Qualicum Beach, on May 3rd. Tools and climbing equipment valued at $8,000 was noted as stolen.

5) File 2021-4306: A business security camera was reported stolen in the 300 block of Island Highway East, Parksville, on May 3rd. A subject was identified and charged.

6) File 2021-4312: A black purse containing American and Canadian currency was found in the 2800 block of Island Highway West, Qualicum Beach, on May 3rd. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.

7) File 2021-4347: A wallet containing credit cards was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 800 block of Stanhope Road, Parksville, on May 4th.

8) File 2021-4366: A business vending machine was reported vandalized in the 400 block of Island Highway East, Parksville, on May 4th. Two subjects were identified and charged.

9) File 2021-4381: A black/green backpack was found in the 100 block of Island Highway East. Parksville, on May 5th. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.

10) File 2021-4393: A prowler was reported in the 100 block of Jensen Avenue East, Parksville, on May 5th.  An electrical extension cord was noted missing.

11) File 2021-4438: A red and black CCM bicycle was found in the 600 block of Pym Street, Parksville, on May 6th. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.

12) File 2021-8000084: A Bostich coil nailer and toolbox containing Pex piping plumbing install kit was reported stolen from a construction trailer in the 200 block of Mill Road, Qualicum Beach, on May 6th.

13) File 2021-4470: A red EBGO electric bicycle was reported stolen in the 900 block of Sanika Close, Parksville, on May 7th.

14) File 2021-4485: Sunglasses were reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 500 block of Duggan Lane, Parksville, on May 7th.

15) ,File 2021-4492: Fishing rods, a fish spike pole and two nets were some of the items reported stolen in the 1100 block of Walz Road, Qualicum Beach, on May 7th.

16) File 2021-4513: A catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 2300 block of Alberni Highway, Coombs, on May 7th.

17) File 2021-4530: A vehicle was rummaged through and a credit card was reported stolen in the 100 block of Cheney Street, Parksville, on May 8th.

18) File 2021-4536: A counterfeit Canadian $100 bill was reported received by a business in the 6800 block of Island Highway West, Bowser, on May 8th.

19) File 2021-4541: RCMP recovered two reported stolen vehicle plates in the 2500 block of Island highway West, Qualicum Beach, on May 8th.

If you see a crime in progress phone 9-1-1.  The Oceanside RCMP non-emergency number is 250-248-6111 (extension 7).  Oceanside RCMP is located at 421 Pym Street North, Parksville, with public business hours of 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday, except holidays.