The purpose of the Crime Beat is to educate and inform the public about some of the property crime trends occurring in North Delta and other files of interest. It is submitted weekly by the Delta Police Department.
If you see anything occurring that you believe to be suspicious, call 911 for in progress crimes and emergencies or 604-946-4411 for other assistance.
The following are some of the calls the Delta Police responded to in the previous week:
• Jan. 24, 6:30 p.m., 11900-block 90th Ave.: Complainant reported a $360 fraudulent charge had been made to their credit card. An inquiry with the credit card company concluded a new credit card had been mailed to the complainant and was likely stolen from the mail. A police file was created and the credit card company will investigate.
• Jan. 24, 4:10 p.m., 8800-block 120th St.: Complainant reported they left their wallet in the liquor store and when they returned the wallet was gone. Video surveillance checked and a male was observed picking up the wallet and leaving the store. Complainant later contacted police indicating that wallet had been returned to their bank and nothing appeared missing.
• Jan. 29, 2:59 a.m., 1200-block Cliveden Pl.: Complainant reported while at work their dinner was stolen from their parked vehicle. Vehicle was likely left unlocked.
• Jan. 30, 9:20 a.m., 500-block Chester Rd.: A business reported that sometime over the weekend a large hole had been cut in the fence of their lot and approximately $5000 worth of scrap copper wiring and aluminum truck parts stolen. Twenty four hour security was on site, however nothing suspicious was observed.
• Jan. 30, 6:29 p.m., 11200 90th Ave.: Complainant reported their friend’s vehicle parked at their residence had been broken into and rummaged throughout. Items stolen include small change, an extension cord and a socket set.
• Jan. 30, 3:47 p.m., 11700-block 89A Ave.: Complainant reported their vehicle had been entered and their insurance documents and gloves stolen.