The Oak Bay Police Department, with the assistance of the Saanich Police Forensic Identification Unit, have been successful in solving a string of Break, Enter and Thefts to Old Fashioned Flowers Shop situated at 2857 Foul Bay Road.
On November 30, 2012 the Old Fashioned Flower Shop reported a theft of an undisclosed amount of cash. The employee reported leaving the business office for a few minutes during the afternoon, and upon returning found that cash had been taken from the till.
On January 6, 2013 the Old Fashioned Flower Shop reported a theft of an undisclosed amount of cash from the business which would have occurred sometime overnight. No sign of forced entry was observed.
On February 11, 2013 again the Old Fashioned Flower Shop reported an overnight break and enter to the business and theft of a computer. Evidence found at the scene linked a specific person to the crime. Subsequent investigation resulted in the Oak Bay Police recommending three counts of Break , Enter and Theft against a 32 year old Oak Bay resident.