The following are crimes that remain unsolved in Nanaimo and need the public's assistance in solving.
1. On January 21, 2014, 2 bikes, black and grey Gary Fisher and a small green BMX, that were locked with a cable to a pole were stolen from Mill Street. File 2014-1747
2. A residence on 6th Street was broken into around January 20th through a rear sliding glass door, a 50" Sony flat screen TV, a grey LG Laptop and a small red Nikon camera were stolen from the residence. File 2014-1705.
3. Overnight to January 22nd, someone broke into a F350 work truck on Marvelle Place, identification, keys and a Lincoln grease gun were stolen. File 2014-1775
4. Vandals damaged a sprinkler head and graffitied on a door with ‘Bad Wolf’ at North Town Center sometime overnight on January 22nd. File 2014-1820
5. A Hyundai Sonata was broken into at Mountain Vista Dr and a backpack containing English language books and a MP3 player stolen. File 2014-1827
6. On January 22nd, 2014, a silver Toyota Matrix aboard BC Ferries into Departure Bay was damaged. A green and brown American Traveler carry-on bag containing a black Canon D70 Camera (worth $2,500), an H6 Sound Board (valued $1,000), a portable light (valued $500), a black lapel mike (valued $1,000) and a black shotgun mike (valued $500) were stolen. File 2014-1861
7. On January 23, 2014, a witness quickly called police after he interrupted a male breaking into his truck on Panorama Drive. A Police Service Dog was used in the investigation which lead to the location and recovery of property stolen from numerous vehicles in the area. The suspect is described as a white male, wearing a black jacket with a white eagle on the back and is believed to have joined up with someone else before leaving the area. Outstanding stolen items include a gym bag containing clothing, cash, identification, headphones, sunglasses, and garage door openers. The majority of vehicles entered were left unlocked. Files 2014-1880, 1888, 1891, 1894, 1897, 1899, 1903
8. A laundry room door was pried open on Dufferin Crescent and loose change stolen from the machines overnight to January 23, 2014. File 2014-1886.
9. Between January 21rd and 23rd, suspects removed a door to a storage compartment on an RV parked on Prideaux Street and an 4000W generator was stolen. File 2014-1905
10. Early afternoon on January 23rd, security at Woodgrove Mall reported they had confronted a male who had stolen 2 Otterbox phone cases from The Source before he left in a yellow Chevrolet Cavalier. The male is described as a white male, with short blonde hair, wearing a black hoodie and baggy jeans File 2014-1916
11. On January 21st while parked at College Dr and Nanaimo Parkway, suspects drilled a hole from underneath a 1993 Red Dakota and siphoned the gas tank. File 2014-1921
12. On January 23, 2014, three firearms were reported stolen from a trailer in a park on Douglas Ave. The rifles were a Winchester 3006 Lever action, Savage 300 Magnum bolt action and a Cooey bolt action File 2014-1925.
13. Around 2:30 AM on January 22nd, 2014, two males were observed entering a garage on Oakridge Dr. A male in a light colored hoodie was seen trying the door handles of vehicles and looking into the vehicles with a flash light. A second male, entered a vehicle at that location and an Ipod was stolen. File 2014-1930
14. A 1998 Chevrolet pickup truck was broken into on Benson View Blvd overnight to January 23rd and sunglasses, bluetooth, cell phone charger, auxiliary jack for an Ipod. File 2014-1933
15. On January 23rd, 2014 at approximately 5:30 pm, a tall & skinny native male, in his late 20's wearing black, carrying a black bag, entered the Brigadoon Dance Academy. The male took a dancer’s bag into the bathroom and after he was told to leave, witnesses realized that identification was taken from the bag. File 2014-1934
16. Early morning on January 22nd, 3 vehicles parked on Belmont Place were rummaged through and several items stolen including an Ipad 2 with serial #DMPGRUZKDFHY. File 2014-1944
17. On January 23, 2014 a hit and run motor vehicle accident occurred a Pheasant Terrace at Starlight in Nanaimo. A 1995 Toyota Corolla was hit by a gold colored SUV (possibly a Pathfinder) before it sped off down Starlight. Damage would be visible to the rear driver’s side of the vehicle. File 2014-1954
18. Overnight to January 24th, 2014, a 1999 Green Dodge Durango, with BC license plate 620TNS was stolen from a driveway on Douglas Ave overnight. The vehicle had a small "monster" energy drink sticker on the rear and side windows and the tail lights have black Dodge Ram tail light covers. File 2014-1979