Week of November 14 to 18, 2011
Total calls for service = 75
Impaired driving = 0
Assaults = 5
Break and enters = 3
Thefts = 3
Mischief = 1
1. November 14
5800 block Ash Avenue
Police responded to a break and enter at a business. At approximately 9:40 pm, a basement door was forced open, the business was entered, and three cash boxes were taken. The boxes contained approximately $1,100. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to please contact Powell River RCMP 604.485.6255 or CrimeStoppers at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS).
Highway 101 at King Avenue
Police responded to a two-vehicle collision. A Ford Expedition was rear-ended by a Pontiac Sunfire while slowing down to make a left turn. No one in the vehicle was injured as a result of the accident.
Marine Avenue at Alberni Street
Police responded to a complaint of an intoxicated male. Police attended and located the male who was stumbling into traffic. The male was arrested for being intoxicated in public and lodged in cells until he had sobered up. He was released the next morning without charges.