Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
Slippery roads were a factor in a Monday morning accident near Bridgetown, when a car slid off the road along Highway 1. Neither the mother, nor child, was injured when the vehicle hit a pole, but the pole was damaged.
The Annapolis Police received 54 calls between February 24 and March 3. Among these were: three false 911s, 11 traffic matters, and 14 domestic disputes. Following are few of the 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.)
-- February 24 at 9:39 a.m. Cornwallis. Police and EHS responded to an accident when the owner of a vehicle slipped and fell underneath the vehicle. The vehicle rolled back injuring the owner. EHS transported the owner to hospital with nonlife threatening injuries.
-- February 24 at 2:56 p.m. Bridgetown. Police received a report of an illegally parked vehicle. The driver moved the vehicle as requested.
-- February 25 at 4:39 p.m. Mount Hanley. A suspicious vehicle was reported. The driver and vehicle were checked and it was determined to be a salesman in the area.
-- February 25 at 2:49 p.m. Bridgetown. Police were asked to complete a school talk at school on bullying. The talk was completed as requested.
-- February 26 at 6:56 p.m. Springfield. A person was reported missing. The individual was later located and found safe.
-- February 27 at 8:47 a.m. An assault was reported. An adult male was arrested and released pending a court appearance.
-- February 27 at 3 p.m. Victoriavale. A suspicious vehicle is reported, a patrol is made but vehicle had already departed
-- February 27 at 9:29 p.m. Waterloo Lake. Police were asked to make a notification about a family emergency.
-- February 28 at 8:37 a.m. Waterloo Lake. A theft from a vehicle was reported. Welding equipment and tools were stolen.
-- February 28 at 12:41 p.m. Lequille. A motor vehicle accident was reported after a vehicle hit a deer. The vehicle was extensively damaged. No injuries were reported.
-- March 2 at 7:06 a.m. Middleton. A suspicious male was reported to be knocking on doors. A patrol was made but the individual had already left the area.
-- March 2 at 2:56 p.m. Highway 101 Clarence. A single-vehicle collision was reported after a vehicle went off the road and struck a guardrail. The vehicle was towed. No injuries were reported. The Department of Transportation assisted with traffic control.
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.