Crime Watch Report - February 28 to March 6, 2021

Detective

During this time period the Oceanside RCMP received 276 complaints.  

1) File 2021-1917: Prowler(s) were reported using a travel trailer stored in the 400 block of Qualicum Road, Qualicum Beach, on February 28th.

2) File 2021-2010: A vehicle was reported vandalized in the 100 block of False Bay, Lasqueti Island, on February 28th.

3) File 2021-1943: Change was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 700 block of Phillips Street, Parksville, on March 1st.

4) File 2021-1945: A utility trailer spare tire was reported stolen in the 2900 block of Marshall Road, Qualicum, on March 1st. 

5) File 2021-1947: A set of tire chains, a rain jacket and an air compressor were some of the items reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 6100 block of Island Highway West, Qualicum Beach, on March 1st. 

6) File 2021-1956: A school was reported vandalized in the 400 block of Despard Avenue, Parksville, on March 1st. Cost to repair the damage was estimated at $50.

7) File 2021-1964: A BC Hydro transformer was reported vandalized causing an outage in the 100 block of Blue Sky Place, Bowser, on March 1st.  Damages estimated at over $5,000.

8) File 2021-800033: Both BC plates AK053H was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 1000 block of Aery View Way, Parksville, on March 2nd.  

9) File 2021-2009: A business compound break-and-enter was reported in the 800 block of Island Highway West, Parksville on March 2nd. Damaged was reported to fencing.

10) File 2021-2030: A red Honda 5000 serial number PC103-7257 and a red Honda 3000 serial number EABJ121-5942 generator were reported stolen from a worksite at Cathedral Grove Provincial Park on March 3rd. 

11) File 2021-2032: A prowler was caught on video surveillance in the 600 block of Chinook Avenue, Parksville, on March 3rd. 

12) File 2021-2021: A BC Hydro transformer was reported vandalized in the 1000 block of Allsbrook Road, Parksville on March 3rd. 

13) File 2021-2050: A Provincial trail camera was reported stolen from Little Qualicum Falls Park on March 3rd.

14) File 2021-2086: White/green Head ski boots, ski helmets and various ski clothing were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 200 block of Hickey Avenue, Parksville on March 4th. Items stolen were valued at $1,500.

15) File 2021-2096: Graffiti and damage were reported to businesses in the 100 block of Island Highway Est, Parksville, on March 4th.

16) File 2021-2100: A business security camera was reported vandalized in the 100 block of Corfield Street North, Parksville, on March 4th.

17) File 2021-2140: A Swill Army backpack and a set of bolt cutters were found in the 100 block of Island 
Highway East, Parksville
on March 5th. Please contact Oceanside RCMP during regular office hours to claim.

18) File 2021-2148: A counterfeit Canadian $50 bill was reported received by a business in the 100 block of Island Highway East, Parksville on March 5th.

19) File 2021-2158: A counterfeit Canadian $50 bill was reported received by a business in the 200 block of Island Highway East, Parksville on March 6th.

20) File 2021-2165: Trespassers were reported to have used two travel trailers in storage in the 600 block of Bennett Road, Qualicum Beach, on March 6th. 

21) File 2021-2182: A residential break-and-enter was reported in the 800 block of Village way, Qualicum Beach, on March 6th. A travel trailer on the property also was reported to have had the door pried open.

22) File 2021-2183: A resident reported finding a trespasser in their stored RV trailer in the 600 block of Qualicum Road, Qualicum Beach, on March 6th.

Please phone 9-1-1- if you see a crime in progress.  The Oceanside RCMP non-emergency number is 250-248-6111 during regular office hours 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM weekdays except holidays, outside of business hours, phone 250-248-6111 extension 7.