Crime Watch Report - December 12 to 18, 2021

DetectiveDuring this time period the Oceanside RCMP received 242 complaints.

1) File 2021-12977: A red Next Inferno full suspension bicycle was found in the 1300 block of Gilley Crescent, Parksville, on December 12. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.

2) File 2021-12993: A security camera was reported damaged in the 300 block of Island Highway East, Parksville, on December 13.

3) File 2021-13005: Slabs of white quartz were reported stolen by two males from a business in the 100 block of Industrial Way, Parksville on December 13.

4) File 2021-13017: A residential break-and-enter was reported in the 800 block of Wembley Road, Parksville, on December 13. A door was noted damaged, hot water tank missing and personal effects stolen.

5) File 2021-13035: A child’s play shelter was reported damaged in the 100 block of Moss Avenue, Parksville, on December 14.

6) File 2021-13036: A vehicle was reported damage in the 1000 block of Lee Road, Parksville, on December 14. Damage was estimated at $1,000 which included a broken window, tampered door handle and ignition.

7) File 2021-13039: A wallet and contents were reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 500 block of Forsyth Avenue, Parksville, on December 14.

8) File 2021-13063: A wallet and Milwaukee cordless tools were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 2600 block of Alberni Highway, Coombs, on December 15.

9) File 2021-13070: Fuel was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 2600 block of Alberni Highway, Coombs, on December 15.

10) File 2021-13075: A vehicle was reported vandalized in the 400 block of Island Highway East, Parksville, on December 15. A door lock was noted damaged and fuel filler hose cut.

11) File 2021-13088: A business break-and-enter was reported in the 900 block of Fairdowne Road, Parksville, on December 16. A damaged vehicle found in a ditch nearby was noted as being stolen from business.

12) File 2021-13093: A vehicle was reported stolen in the 100 block of Hirst Avenue West, Parksville, on December 16. The vehicle was recovered in Nanaimo on December 18.

13) File 2021-13096: An alert resident noticed a vehicle with two different license plates in the 600 block of Neden Way, Parksville, on December 16. Attending RCMP Member seized both plates as they did not belong to vehicle.

14) File 2021-13108: A vehicle was reported vandalized in the 1000 block of Lee Road, Parksville on December 16. Damage was noted to ignition.

15) File 2021-13113: Sunglasses and a black Footjoy jacket were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 200 block of Island Highway West, Parksville, on December 16. Vehicle sustained damage to driver’s side door.

16) File 2021-13140: An unlocked vehicle was reported rummaged through in the first block of Woodland Drive, Parksville, on December 17.

17) File 2021-13151: An inverter, 30” Westinghouse flat screen TV and an Interstate deep cycle battery were reported stolen from a travel trailer in the 900 block of Virginia Road, Coombs, on December 17.

18) File 2021-13160: A vehicle was reported stolen in the 800 block of Island Highway West, Parksville, on December 17. The vehicle was recovered in Nanaimo on December 18.

19) File 2021-13181: A vehicle was reported vandalized in the 100 block of Moilliet Street North, Parksville, on December 18. Damage was noted to the ignition.

If you see a crime in progress phone 9-1-1.  Crimes of a less serious nature that are not in progress may be reported online.

The Oceanside RCMP non-emergency number is 250-248-6111.  The detachment 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