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Weekly Media Release June 11, 2012

Week of June 3rd to June 10th, 2012 During the past week the Oak Bay Police Department responded to 109 calls for service. There were five theft from vehicles reported over the week which occurred throughout the Municipality. The majority of these thefts occurred where the vehicles were left unlocked. It is recommended that you Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release June 4, 2012

Week of May 28th to June 3rd During this last week, Oak Bay Police Department responded to 126 calls for service. 2012-05-28- OB File# 12-1964 Sometime overnight an unknown culprit entered a carport on Tod Road and stole a blue Trek road bicycle with white & red accents. The bike was valued at $500.00 2012-05-29- Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release May 28, 2012

Week of May 21st to May 27th During this last week, the Oak Bay Police Department responded to 111 calls for service. File# 2012-1849 On 2012-05-21 at 0920 hours, the Oak Bay Police Department received a report of a significant amount of clothing discarded on Foul Bay Road from Byron Street to Fort Street. The Continue Reading

Armed Robbery: 2400 block of Beach Drive

At about 2:00 p.m. on the afternoon of June 2, 2012, Oak Bay Police responded to a report of an armed robbery on the 2400 block of Beach Drive. A group of Asian home stay students had just exited a BC Transit bus when they were approached by two males. One of the males grabbed Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release May 22, 2012

Weekly News Briefs May 14 to 20, 2012 On 2012-05-18 at 1:00 PM a cyclist was struck by a vehicle backing out of a driveway in the 3300 block of Henderson Rd. The cyclist, travelling north in the bicycle lane, had time to pound on the back of the Honda CR-V, but the car kept Continue Reading

Bomb Hoax

On March 23rd, 2012 at 2:40 pm, the Oak Bay Police Department attended at the public beach/park located in front of 3290 Beach Drive, Oak Bay for a report of a suspicious device washed up on the beach. The device appeared to be a pipe bomb with cell phone, 9 volt battery and two wire Continue Reading

Willows Elementary Bike Rodeo

Fourth graders at Willows Elementary tested their bike skills and learned how to ride their bicycles in a safe manner with the help of the Oak Bay Police and the Willows Parent Advisory Committee. The day’s activities included an obstacle course with several stations manned by parent volunteers. The kids demonstrated proficiency at riding slowly Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release May 14, 2012

During this last week, Oak Bay Police Department responded to 102 calls for service. Of those calls, there was only one reported “Theft from Auto”. On Monday morning, May 7, police responded to a report of a Break and Enter from a shop in the 2500 block of Estevan Avenue. The building had been entered Continue Reading

Oak Bay Robbery

Oak Bay Police File 2012-1704 On the afternoon of May 9, 2012, Oak Bay Police responded to a report of a male assaulting a female in the 1200 block of Newport Avenue.  The male had pushed the female over the trunk of a car and was punching her and pulling her hair.  Witnesses driving by Continue Reading

Oak Bay Business Watch: Fan Out

Every month our support services constable summarizes the investigations and calls. These details provide an in depth details of what is going on in Oak Bay. During the month of April the Oak Bay Police generated 441 police file numbers. Highlights for the month: Robberies: 0 Break and Enters: 3 Mischiefs: 14 Theft from Autos: Continue Reading

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