Crime Watch Report - September 25 to October 2, 2022

Detective During this time period the Oceanside RCMP received 307 complaints.

1) File 2022-9520: A vehicle was reported vandalized and a safety kit missing in the 200 block of Dunbar Way, Parksville, on September 25.

2) File 2022-9523: A prowler was reported going through garbage bins in the 400 block of Island Highway East, Parksville, on September 25.

3) File 2022-9534: A nighttime car prowler was reported in the 200 block of Moilliet Street South, Parksville, on September 26.

4) File 2022-9536: A vehicle was reported stolen in the 200 block of Fourth Avenue West, Qualicum Beach, on September 26. The vehicle was located the same day with damage to the ignition.

5) File 2022-9539: A nighttime business break-and-enter was reported in the 2500 block of Alberni Highway, Coombs, on September 26. Damage sustained to an exterior door but nothing noted missing.

6) File 2022-9546: Canada Post mailboxes were vandalized in the 100 block of Garden Road East, Qualicum Beach, on September 26.

7) File 2022-9548: A garden ornament red decorative bike was reported stolen in the 600 block of Forsythe Avenue, Parksville, on September 26.

8) File 2022-9550: A daytime prowler was reported in the 400 Island Highway West, Parksville, on September 26. A male was apprehended and detained by RCMP.

9) File 2022-9581: Two nighttime car prowlers were reported in the area of Forsyth Avenue and Finholm Street North, Parksville, on September 27.

10) File 2022-9586: A Stihl HS35 hedge trimmer was reported stolen from a garage that was left open in the

first block of Magnolia Drive, Parksville on September 27.

11) File 2022-9587: A courier reported that a number of items were stolen from a delivery vehicle in the 1700 block of Oak Leaf Drive, Nanoose Bay, on September 27.

12) File 2022-9599: A yellow and black XL Norco Storm bicycle was reported stolen in the 700 block of Gaetjen Street, Parksville, on September 27.

13) File 2022-9603: A black iPhone 8 was found on a trail between Errington and Coombs on September 27. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.

14) File 2022-9607: A vehicle was reported vandalized in the parking lot of the Deep Bay Marina, Deep Bay, on September 27. Damage to the ignition and a battery missing.

15) File 2022-9614: A nighttime prowler was reported in the 600 block of Island Highway East, Parksville on September 27.

16) File 2022-9621: A vehicle was reported stolen in the 300 block of Morrison Avenue, Parksville on September 28. The vehicle was recovered later in the day by RCMP.

17) File 2022-9623: Canada Post mailboxes were reported vandalized in the 900 block of Chatsworth Road, Qualicum Beach, on September 28. No entry was reported.

18) File 2022-9624: A blue 2011 Kia Rondo, BC plate MW589R, was reported stolen in the 600 block of Soriel Road, Parksville, on September 28.

19) File 2022-9628: Canada Post mailboxes were reported vandalized on Kaye Road, Nanoose Bay, on September 28.

20) File 2022-9637: BC plate 111XPF was reported stolen from a vehicle on Resort Drive, Parksville, on September 28.

21) File 2022-9645: Canada Post mailboxes were reported vandalized in the 3900 block of Alberni Highway, Qualicum Beach, on September 28.

22) File 2022-9660: A four-wheel walker was found in the 800 block of Island Highway West, Parksville, on September 28. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.

23) File 2022-9673: A residential break-and-enter was reported in the 100 block of Wallis Street, Parksville, on September 29. A sum of money was reported missing.

24) File 2022-9681: Elections signs were reported damaged and/or stolen in the 800 block of Island Highway West, Parksville, on September 29.

25) File 2022-9739: Two Scotty downriggers were reported stolen from a boat stored in the 700 block of Wildgreen Way, Parksville, on September 30.

26) File 2022-9738: A daytime male trespasser as apprehended in the 300 block of Sutherland Place, Parksville, on September 30.

27) File 2022-9741: A daytime prowler was reported in the 1100 block of Dobler Road, Parksville, on September 30.

28) File 2022-9767: Three elections signs were reported stolen from a property in the 900 block of Dornoch Drive, Qualicum Beach, on October 1.

If you see a crime in progress phone 9-1-1.  The Oceanside RCMP non-emergency number is 250-248-6111.  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.


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