From the cruiser
Between July 7 and 10, Kings District RCMP responded to 157 calls for service. They included:
An assault was called in at 12:36 a.m. in Wolfville. An arrest was made, but no charges will be filed.
An intoxicated man was reported in Wolfville at 12:40 a.m. The 22-year-old was arrested and charged with public intoxication and breach of probation.
A driving complaint was investigated in Berwick at 6:49 a.m.
A report of a downed utility line on a Perreau road was called in at 8:09 a.m.
A single vehicle hit and run crash was reported in Coldbrook after a driver hit a stop sign.
Police provided traffic control at the scene of low hanging wires on a road in Lockhartville.
There was a two-vehicle car crash in New Minas. There were no injuries.
Police conducted a well-being check on an elderly person. There were no issues to report.
Branches were reported down on utility lines at 8:42 a.m. in Wolfville.
A theft in Port Williams was called in at 11:06 a.m.
Three windows were reported broken at a New Minas business at 11:09 a.m.
Tools were reported stolen from a Kingston construction site at 11:09 a.m.
Police responded to a call for a medical emergency at 11:49 a.m. in Greenwood. It turned out the caller was intoxicated, not in medical distress.
A report of damages to vehicles in New Minas from thrown rocks was received at 11:55 a.m.
At 12:43 p.m., a 45-year-old male was apprehended for shoplifting in New Minas.
Two females were arrested in New Minas on shoplifting charges at 2:31 p.m. A 22-year-old was charged with theft under $5,000, resisting arrest, breach of probation, public mischief and identity fraud. A 25-year-old was charged with theft under $5,000.
At 2:34 p.m., wires were reported down in Greenwood.
Police responded to a driving complaint in Berwick at 2:45 p.m. A warning was given to the driver.
A motorist driving erratically was reported in Lockhartville at 3:48 p.m.
At 3:59 p.m., RCMP assisted Kentville Police in responding to a call at a Kentville address where a rape had been reported. Police investigated and found no supporting evidence and deemed the call a prank.
At 4:37 p.m., a downed tree was causing utility wires to spark in Wallbrook.
An assault was called in at 4:39 p.m.
A person was reported driving at a high rate of speed on Ward Road in Greenwood.
RCMP attended a North Kingston residence after a report of an unwanted male who wanted to use the phone.
At 6:50 p.m., cows were reported on the road in Somerset.
At 8:11 p.m., two cows and one large dog were reported on the road in Woodville.
RCMP responded to a call about fireworks being set off in North Kentville at 10:09 p.m.
At 11:01 p.m., a caller reported a disturbance by an unwanted male at a North Kentville apartment. The person left without incident.
Police investigated a report of under-age drinking at 12:47 a.m. in Greenwood.
A noise complaint was filed in Berwick at 12:50 a.m.
At 3:42 a.m., a call was received from Port Williams about an individual taking a vehicle without consent. The vehicle was recovered and no charges were laid.
Loud music was reported coming from a business on Main Street in Wolfville at 4:37 a.m.
At 8:15 p.m., there were reports of an intoxicated female and a noise complaint in Kingston.
There was a driving complaint called in at 10:24 a.m. in Greenwich.
Police investigated a report of threats and harassment in New Minas at 10:52 a.m.
A call was received from the Greenwood area about a road rage incident. The investigation is ongoing.
An intoxicated male was reported in Wolfville.
A report of fraud and elder abuse was called into police. An investigation is pending.
RCMP officers were called in to provide traffic control at the scene of a fire on Belcher Street in Port Williams at 1:14 p.m.
Police arrested a 76-year-old male for public intoxication and breach of a court undertaking in Harbourville at 1:21 p.m. He is scheduled to appear in court.
At 2:49 p.m., a 23-year-old female was issued a ticket of $176.45 for using a hand-held device while driving in New Minas.
A gas and go was reported at a gas station in Greenwich. It turned out to be a malfunction at the pump.
A 47-year-old female was ticketed $176.45 for using a hand-held device while driving in New Minas at 3:24 p.m.
At 3:44, police issued another ticket of $176.45 for using a hand-held device while driving to a 66-year-old male in New Minas.
Police responded to a disturbance in New Minas at 3:47 p.m.
A driver was given a warning for passing another motorist illegally on Commercial Street in New Minas at 4:29 p.m.
A generator was reported stolen from a residence in North Kingston.
At 5:17 p.m., police were called to a traffic hazard on Main Street in Wolfville after washed out road conditions were reported. A public works crew was called to the scene.
At 6:02 p.m., there was a sexual assault investigation conducted.
Harassing phone calls were reported at a residence in North Kentville.
A call came in from Coldbrook about a dog exhibiting aggressive behaviour. There were no bites or injuries reported.
RCMP conducted surveillance after cars were reported going through Berwick’s new four-way stop.
A disturbance from fireworks was called in from Halls Harbour at 9:08 p.m.
An intoxicated 70-year-old male was arrested on Main Street in Wolfville.
A noise complaint was lodged in Wolfville at 11:51. Police issued a warning.
An intoxicated 66-year-old make was found on the roadside in New Minas. He had fallen and cut himself and was taken to hospital for medical attention.
A suspicious vehicle was reported at a business in Kingston at 12:56 a.m. Upon investigation, it was learned it was a newspaper delivery person awaiting his newspapers.
At 10 a.m., a man called 911 mistakenly. He thought he was calling 411.
At 11:47 a.m., a deer was reported running out of the woods and colliding with a car in Scott’s Bay.
At 1:26 p.m., there was a hit and run in a Greenwood parking lot.
Police ticketed a 40-year-old male driver in Berwick for using a hand-held device while driving. The fine was $176.45.
Littering out of a car in Greenwood was reported at 3:18 p.m. An investigation is continuing.
A 41-year-old female was given a warning after failing to stop at the new four-way stop in Berwick.
A well-being check was conducted in Upper Canard at 3:28 p.m.
There was a disturbance in a store on Main Street, Wolfville. Two unruly youths were apprehended, but no charges were laid.
At 4:37 p.m., police were called to the scene of a workplace accident on a farm in Grafton.
At 4:57 p.m., police received a call about a road rage incident in Hants Border on the 101 Highway.
Theft of a purse was reported from a store in Greenwood at 7:02 p.m. The purse was recovered and arrests were made, but no charges were laid. Three people were subsequently banned from the business.
A warning was issued to a skateboarder wearing no helmet on the road in the Aylesford area.
There was a single-vehicle crash in Canning. No injuries were reported.
At 11:16 p.m. and 11:45 p.m. police received complaints about a group of five or six individuals swearing, yelling and throwing rocks in North Kentville.
Two people were reported throwing rocks at houses on Linden Avenue in Wolfville at 11:21 p.m.
A complaint of threats was called in from North Kentville at 12:35 a.m.
A landlord/tenant dispute erupted in Centreville at 12:50 a.m.
A noise complaint was investigated in Aylesford at 12:55 a.m. It turned out to be someone doing some late-night work in a garage.