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Weekly Media Release August 12 – August 18, 2019

On August 12th the Oak Bay Police Department were dispatched to a Break and Enter that had just occurred and both of their vehicles had been stolen.  One vehicle was recovered shortly after in Victoria and the second vehicle was recovered in Victoria the next day.  Oak Bay members are currently investigating including the review Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release August 5th – August 11th, 2019

August 7th, Oak Bay Police received a suspicious circumstance report in the 900 blk of St. Patrick St. The complainant reported that someone was knocking on her front door and when she turned on the outside light a male ran towards the backyard.  Search was negative for the male. August 7th and 8th, OBPD received Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release July 29 – August 4, 2019

The Oak Bay Police have responded to 88 calls for service this week. Of note: On July 31st 2019, Oak Bay Police conducted a stop check in the 3700 block of Cadboro Bay Road. One driver was found to be impaired by alcohol and issued a 90 day driving prohibition and the vehicle was impounded Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release July 22 – July 28, 2019

On July 23rd, police were called to a business in the 2100 Block of Oak Bay Avenue for a Fraud Over $5000 involving one of the employees. Police attended and arrested the male before releasing him on a Promise to Appear. The male will appear in court in September. On July 23rd, police pulled over Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release July 15 – July 21, 2019

On July 15th, the Oak Bay Police Department responded to two thefts, one at Oak Bay High School and the other at Oak Bay Recreation Centre. The female suspect stole personal items from each victim, however the suspect was caught on video surveillance. The police are continuing the investigation attempting to identify the suspect responsible Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release July 7 – July 14, 2019

The Oak Bay Police Department responded to 106 calls for service during this week. Oak Bay Police responded to eight abandoned 911 call this week.  If you misdial, please do not hang up; stay on the line and let the 911 operators know that you are okay, so they do not have to spend time Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release June 30 – July 7

The Oak Bay Police have responded to 104 calls for service this week. Of note: On July 1st, police received a report of an impaired driver in the 1300 block of Beach Drive. The complainant felt the driver looked visibly intoxicated, however no license plate was obtained and when police responded to the area, the Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release June 24 – June 30, 2019

Summer is upon us, which means open windows, doors and backyard activities.  Please remember to secure your home when you leave, even if it is just for a couple of hours, and to secure your front door when you are busy in the backyard.  Summer is prime for property criminals who canvass and look specifically Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release June 17-23, 2019

Oak Bay Police continue to receive reports of residents receiving calls from suspects pretending to be calling from the CRA and various banks.  Although several media warnings continually go out, residents continue to provide their personal information to these callers over the phone.  OBPD would like to remind residents that the CRA, credit card companies Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release June 10-16, 2019

On June 11th, police attended the 2300 block of Dunlevy for a report of a Break and Enter to a residence. The break in occurred while the homeowners were away although being checked on by a relative.  Ice cream bars and jewellery stolen.  Point of entry is unknown.  This matter is still under investigation and Continue Reading

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