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Police Patrol: Powell River RCMP report

Powell River RCMP responded to 83 calls for service between December 30 and January 5.
Powell River RCMP detachment.

Powell River RCMP reported the following for December 30, 2021, to January 5, 2022.

Total calls for service: 83
Thefts: 3
Impaired driving: 1
Mischief: 4
Break and enter: 3
Assaults: 3

January 3; Harvie Avenue, 4500 block
At approximately 1:24 pm, police responded to a mischief complaint. Sometime between midnight and noon on January 3, someone broke the rear window of a vehicle parked at that location. The window was broken with a rubber hose that had a metal nozzle on the end. Two of the side windows also had chips on them as if they had been hit as well. The suspects did not gain entry to the vehicle, as nothing was taken or moved from inside.

January 1; Joyce Avenue, 5100 block
At approximately 8:29 pm, police responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision. A black Chevrolet Equinox was driving southbound when the driver lost control due to wintery conditions and struck a hydro pole, causing serious damage to the vehicle and the pole. The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries as a result of the collision.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to contact Powell River RCMP at 604.485.6255, or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or online at