|Date: For the Week of October 8th to October 14th, 2018
On October 8th, police were called to the 2000 block of Oak Bay Ave for a report of break and Enter to a Business. Sometime overnight, person(s) unknown gained access to the business through an adjacent suite. A laptop computer and other items were taken. The matter is still under investigation.
On October 8th, police were called to the 1000 block of Beach Drive for a report of Theft from Vehicle that occurred in an underground parking lot. Person(s) unknown gained access to the vehicle and took a Laptop. The theft occurred between 2:30 and 3:30 PM.
On October 8th, police responded to three reports of Theft from Vehicles that occurred in the 2300 block of Middowne Road, 2100 Block of Sandowne Road, and the 2200 block of Bowker Ave. Very little was taken.
On October 13th, police located a parked vehicle shortly before 2:00 AM in the parking lot at Willows Beach. The vehicle operator showed signs of alcohol consumption. Two breath samples were provided resulting in two “warn” readings. The operator was issued a 7-Day driving prohibition and his vehicle was impounded.
On October 13th, police were called to three separate complaints of Theft from Vehicles that occurred in the 700 Block of Newport Ave, the 600 Block of Island Road, and the 400 Block of Transit Road. Very little of value was taken.
On October 14th, police were called to the 500 Block of Transit for a report of Theft from Vehicle. Two vehicles at the same residence were entered sometime in the last two days, but nothing appears to have been taken. This may be related to the October 13th reports in the same area.
Police request that vehicle owners remove all valuables from their vehicles and leave them locked.
If you have information in regard to these or any other crimes, phone (250)592-2424 or Crimestoppers.
Sgt. Chris Goudie
Oak Bay Police