Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis RCMP received 75 calls between January 13 and January 20. Among these were: four false 911s, two false alarms, 16 traffic matters, and seven domestic disputes.
Following are a few of these calls:
(Note: Due to the sensitive nature of cases concerning sexual assault, children’s welfare and mental health issues, not all calls are considered appropriate for publication.)
-- January 13 at 11:33 a.m. Wilmot. A vehicle owner reported a vehicle had been searched during the night. Luckily nothing was taken.
-- January 13 at 12:41 p.m. New Albany. Police received a report of a credit fraud/scam involving the Internet
-- January 13 at 1:05 p.m. Wilmot. A break-and-enter into a home was reported. Food and money were stolen
-- January 13 at 4:40 p.m. Melvern Square. Threats made via Facebook were reported.
-- January 13 at 4:41 p.m. Middleton. Signs were reported vandalized.
-- January 14 at 2:40 p.m. Bridgetown. An arrest warrant was issued for an individual who failed to appear in court.
-- January 14 at 2:37 p.m. Bridgetown. A vehicle was reported to be doing doughnuts in a ball field. A patrol located the offending vehicle. The driver was arrested and released pending a court appearance.
-- January 14 at 4:56 p.m. Bear River. Theft of four wheels and rims from an ATV was reported
-- January 15 at 1:03 a.m. Bridgetown. A female was arrested on an assault complaint. She was lodged in cells and released the next day pending a court appearance.
-- January 15 at 10 a.m. Middleton. A vehicle owner reported a vehicle had been searched during the night and money was stolen.
-- January 15 at 2:30 p.m. Middleton. Police received a report of shoplifting at the NSLC. Two people were identified, arrested, and later released pending a court appearance.
-- January 15 at 3:28 p.m. Torbrook. A possible scam was reported involving the purchase of a vehicle over the Internet.
-- January 16 at 9:34 a.m. Bridgetown. A break-and-enter into a business was reported.
-- January 16 at 10:46 p.m. Wilmot. A break-and-enter into a garage is reported. Pop and a chain saw were stolen.
-- January 16 at 6:59 p.m. Bridgetown. A police check of a vehicle resulted in the driver failing the breath test. The person was placed under arrest and later released pending a court appearance.
-- January 17 at 11:06 a.m. Maitland Bridge. A canoe was reported stolen
-- January 17 at 12:40 p.m. Cornwallis. A police traffic stop resulted in a male driver facing a number of Motor Vehicle Act charges. The vehicle was towed.
-- January 18 at 9:51 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to the arena after the events got heated between teams. The situation resolved itself.
-- January 17 at 8:50 p.m. Inglisville. A police check of a vehicle resulted in both male occupants facing charges under the Liquor Control Act and breaching court conditions.
-- January 19 at 12:25 p.m. Nictaux. Police were asked to assist Halifax police with a theft investigation.
Crimes, or information on crimes, can be reported to the Annapolis RCMP at 825-2000 in Middleton, or 665-4481 in Bridgetown. Information on crimes can also be reported to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.