(James Smith photo)

(James Smith photo)

North Delta crime beat, week of Nov. 7

A selection of property crimes submitted weekly by the Delta Police Department

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 police responded to in the previous week:

• Nov. 9, 11:51 a.m., 7100-block Brewster Dr. East: Police were dispatched to a suspected impaired driver who was seen slumped over the steering wheel of a white car. Police located the vehicle and read the driver the breath demand. The driver refused and was issued a 90-day driving prohibition and 30-day vehicle impoundment.

• Nov. 10, 3:09 p.m., 3000-block 120th St.: Police were notified of a recovered stolen vehicle located by a DPD volunteer. Police confirmed the vehicle had been reported stolen in August, and contacted the registered owner advising of the recovery. The vehicle was towed to DPD headquarters for forensic review.

• Nov. 10, 3:36 p.m., 6700-block Baker Rd.: Police were dispatched to a reported theft after homeowners noticed the bike belonging to their daughter had been stolen from their carport. The bike, a red Trek mountain bike, was worth approximately $500. Unfortunately there were no witnesses or CCTV footage available.

• Nov. 10, 5:51 p.m., Delview Park: Police were dispatched to a reported robbery by a witness who advised that two males stole backpacks from two females in the park. Police attended and spoke to the victims, who advised the suspects were youths. No injuries were reported. The file is under investigation.

• Nov. 11, 12:11 a.m., 1500-block Cliveden Ave.: Police were dispatched to a theft after two unidentified males broke into a trailer while it was parked in front of the loading bay of a business. The theft included packages deemed to be worth approximately $1,000. The file is under investigation.

• Nov. 11, 6:50 a.m., 6400-block 120th St.: Police received a report of a mischief in progress after a male entered a business and kicked the front glass door, causing it to break. The suspect was described as wearing a black toque, blue medical mask, black jacket and pants, and holding a food container. Police attended and located the suspect in the parking lot, where he was arrested without issue and released with a court date in 2022.

• Nov. 13, 1:40 p.m., Annieville Lions Park: Police were dispatched to a late report of mischief after the men’s washroom behind the baseball diamond had been vandalized. Police attended and found the washroom to have had both toilets and the paper dispenser smashed, as well as graffiti on the walls. Damage is estimated at $1,000.

RELATED: South Delta crime beat, week of Nov. 7

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