If you have informatioin on these crimes, call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754--2345. if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers.
Nanaimo File 2017-476: On Thursday, January 5th, 2017 a red Sears 4.5HP self-propelled lawn mower was stolen from the New Apostolic Church on Wentworth Street.
Nanaimo File 2017-679: On Saturday, January 7th, 2017 a black Kona Splice mountain bike was stolen in the 5000 block of Edgewater Lane. There was a Bionix electric motor attached to the bike at the time.
Nanaimo File 2017-873: On Monday, January 9th, 2017 Nanaimo RCMP received a report of an online fraud. The complainant received a call from someone who stated their computer was infected with a virus, and offered to repair it online for a fee. The complainant agreed and was instructed to log into their online banking. The computer was not repaired and the suspects fraudulently removed $3,000 from the complainant’s bank account.
Nanaimo File 2017-986: On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 a house in the 1400 block of White Road was broken into. The suspects used a ladder to enter through a window, and stole a Play Station 4 video game system.
Nanaimo File 2017-1053: On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 a seven month old blue heeler dog was reported stolen from a yard in the 1600 block of Woobank Road. Anyone with information is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line.
Nanaimo File 2017-1059: On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 a vehicle was broken into in the 200 block of Victoria Rd. A GoPro camera mounted to the dash was stolen after the culprits broke the vehicle’s window. Motorists should avoid leaving anything of value in their vehicle, as thieves are unlikely to break into a vehicle unless they see something of interest inside.