Kings County From the Cruiser July 31

Jennifer Vardy Little
Published on July 31, 2014
From the cruiser

July 19

A 24 year-old male was charged with impaired driving at the scene of a one-car crash in Pereau at 1:30 a.m. Five occupants of the vehicle were injured and charges may be amended.

A loud party was reported in Habitant just after 3:30 p.m..

Police issued a ticket for $233.95 to a 52-year-old caught speeding in Waterville.

A call about animal cruelty was investigated in Hants Border. Police founds no evidence of neglect, all animals were reported healthy.

A gas and go was called in from New Minas at 12:47 p.m.

Dirt bikes were reported travelling on the road in Kingston.

Police responded to a call about a dog in a hot car in Greenwood at 2:55 p.m. Two separate calls were made about the same vehicle.

An unwanted male was reported at a business in Coldbrook.

A two-vehicle crash in Kingston caused property damage around 4 p.m. No injuries were reported.

A 58-year-old man was arrested in Harbourville at the scene of a full-blown domestic argument around 5 p.m.

An off-highway vehicle complaint was made in Millville.

ATVs and noisy vehicles were reported in Auburn.

At 10 p.m., a noise complaint was made about a wedding party in Sheffield Mills.

An intoxicated man was reported urinating on the road in Wolfville at 11:22 p.m.


July 20

Police stopped a possible impaired driver in Aylesford around 1:20 a.m. There was no impairment; the driver was bringing kids home from the drive-in.

At 2:36 a.m., a taxi fraud was reported.

A disturbance in North Kentville turned out to be an intoxicated male smashing his own vehicle.

At 8:42 a.m., police were called to a two-vehicle crash on the 101 Highway at exit 12. No injuries were reported.

The former rail bed in Aylesford was being used as a racetrack by ATVs shortly after noon.

A driver was warned after driving too close to a cyclist in Lakeville.

There was a two-vehicle crash on Highway 221 in Welsford at 3 p.m.

Fireworks were reported in Scott’s Bay around 5 p.m.

A landlord/tenant dispute was investigated in Greenwood.

Gunshots were reported in Ogilvie.

A 23-year-old male was charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle and failing to comply with a court order in North Kentville at 9:51 p.m.

Four winter tires and a jack were stolen from a driveway in Harbourville.

Loud music was reported at a bonfire in North Kentville at 11:42 p.m.


July 21

A gas and go was reported in Coldbrook at 9:35 a.m.

A potential impaired driver was reported by a citizen. Police were unable to locate the driver.

A complaint of mischief causing damage was received after a woman in Auburn reported a boot print on her car.

Items left out for a yard sale in New Minas were reported stolen.

An off-highway vehicle complaint was made in Cambridge.

At 6 p.m., woman reported an assault that allegedly occurred on the street at 5:30 a.m. in Berwick.

A disturbance by young males arguing was reported in Greenwood. The men had bolted by the time police arrived.

Wood was stolen from a property in Berwick.

An attempted break and enter occurred in North Kentville. A residential alarm scared off the intruders.

A marijuana plant was found growing on a property in Berwick. Police tore up the plant and destroyed it.

A 19-year-old male was fined $176.45 for using a hand-held device while driving in New Minas.

An indecent phone call was received in Kingston.


July 22


An unlocked vehicle was entered in North Kentville.

A disturbance from loud music playing in a truck was reported in Kingston around 1:30 a.m.

A traffic ticket for $176.45 was issued on the 101 highway at North Alton for failing to obey road signage.

There was a car fire in Millville. No criminal activity was involved.

A spare tire was stolen from a pick up truck parked in Coldbrook.

Shortly after noon, there was a collision involving two vehicles and one motorcycle on Commercial Street in New Minas. The biker sustained minor injuries.

There was a two-vehicle crash in New Minas, no injuries were reported.

A harassment call in Canning was investigated. No charges were laid.

A 26-year-old male was charged with using a hand-held device while driving on Wolfville Ridge. A second charge was laid against a 38-year-old male a few minutes later.

Police issued a $291 fine to a driver on Highway 101 near Kingston for driving 16-30 kilometres per hour above the posted speed limit.

An animal complaint was made in New Minas about a dead cat in a yard. An investigation is underway.

A group of youths were reported playing on scooters around a construction area in New Minas around 9 p.m. The group had dispersed when police arrived.