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Break Enter & Theft Durham NS Comments Off

Posted on January 21, 2015 by tips

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving a break, enter and theft of a large number of tools worth thousands dollars were taken from a new home construction site.  During the evening/night hours of January 18th unknown suspects entered a residence being constructed on the Sylvester Road in Durham, NS.

A trailer located next to the residence was entered when two of the three locks were broken by twisting the shackle of the lock until it snapped.  Numerous tools from inside the trailer were taken, including:

  • spiker, Bostich, orange, $600, spiker, Haussman, black, $400, rafter nailer, Prime, black, $450, three drills, cordless, Dewalt, yellow and black, $150 each
  • three skill saws, Dewalt, yellow and black, $150 each, three hose reels and air compressor hoses, 100 feet in length each, $100 each
  • reciprocating saw, Porter Cable, grey and black, cordless, $150, 24 foot extension ladder, aluminum, $400, 32 foot extension ladder, aluminum, $500
  • cap nailer, Bostich, orange and black, $600, btwo brad nailers, Porter Cable, grey and black, with cases, $250 each, compressor, Rolair, green, $2,000

Also stolen from outside the residence was a large number of pieces of staging of various lengths, including those in excess of 16 feet.

There were double wide tire impressions in the mud outside the residence indicating a large trailer was used in the theft.

There have also been other large scale thefts involving generators, large quantities of gasoline, atv tires and plow all occurring in the Pictou West area.

Anyone with information on this type of crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

 

Suspicious Fire Comments Off

Posted on January 20, 2015 by tips

 

Crime Stoppers and Amherst RCMP are asking for the public’s help in solving a suspicious fire which occurred in Joggins NS

Sometime between 11 pm on October 2nd and the early am of October 3rd 2014 an unoccupied home on Hardscrabble Road in Joggins burnt to the ground. The house did not have power at the time and had been abandoned. There was little that remained of the home due to the fire. The fire is under investigation and considered suspicious.

Anyone with information on this type of crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

Theft of ATV Comments Off

Posted on January 20, 2015 by tips

Crime Stoppers and Oxford RCMP are asking for the public’s help in solving a case of theft which happen in Collingwood Cumberland Co NS

Sometime between October 10th and October 12th 2014 a red 2005 Yamaha Grizzly 660 was stolen from a Wyvern Road home in Collingwood Cumberland Co.  The ATV was parked near a shed on the property. Unknown suspects illegally entered onto the property and then stole the ATV.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

Break & Enters Pictou Co Comments Off

Posted on January 20, 2015 by tips

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving two break enter and theft cases which occurred in Pictou County NS

During the overnight hours of January 8, 2015 unknown person(s) stole a King Generator valued at $500 and approximately 300 litres of fuel from an N.R. Kenney Logging operation on Back Road, Brookland, Nova Scotia.  The unknown suspects broke the lock off of a metal housing unit and removed a generator which had been bolted down and then pumped off the fuel.

During the overnight hours of January 8, 2015 unknown person(s) entered the Scott Weeks quarry at the head of Six Mile Brook Road, Six Mile Brook (or Scotsburn), NS.  Suspects broke into the weight scale house and stole two jerry cans of gasoline and then cut a lock and entered a tool storage area in a sea can, nothing appears missing.  Also stolen was approximately 700 litres in bulk fuel.

Anyone with information on this type of crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

Break & Enters Pictou County Comments Off

Posted on January 20, 2015 by tips

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving two break enter and theft cases which occurred in Pictou County NS

During the overnight hours of January 8, 2015 unknown person(s) stole a King Generator valued at $500 and approximately 300 litres of fuel from an N.R. Kenney Logging operation on Back Road, Brookland, Nova Scotia.  The unknown suspects broke the lock off of a metal housing unit and removed a generator which had been bolted down and then pumped off the fuel.

During the overnight hours of January 8, 2015 unknown person(s) entered the Scott Weeks quarry at the head of Six Mile Brook Road, Six Mile Brook (or Scotsburn), NS.  Suspects broke into the weight scale house and stole two jerry cans of gasoline and then cut a lock and entered a tool storage area in a sea can, nothing appears missing.  Also stolen was approximately 700 litres in bulk fuel.

Anyone with information on this type of crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

Break & Enter Cumberland Co, NS Comments Off

Posted on January 12, 2015 by tips

Crime Stoppers and Parrsboro RCMP are asking for the public’s help in solving a break enter and theft.

Sometime between July 25th and September 14th 2014 unknown suspects broke into a Lower Five Islands home. Suspect(s) stole two Craftsman gas lawn trimmers (one a little older than the other), an Evinrude 1.5 hp engine and three fishing rods. The total value of the theft is more than one thousand dollars.

Anyone with information on this type of crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

Break & Enter Joggins NS Comments Off

Posted on January 06, 2015 by tips

THE AMHERST DETACHMENT OF THE R.C.M.P. (902-667-3859) IS REQUESTING THE PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE IN SOLVING THIS CRIME:

Sometime between December 29th 2014 and January 1st 2015, a camp off of the Shulie Road near Joggins N.S. was broken into. The break and enter started with the suspect(s) shooting the lock off the gate and entering the property. RCMP Officers on site noted bullet holes in the gate locking system. While on property, the suspect(s) further broke into the camp and stole a Champion 3000W generator, a Craftsman Mitre Saw and a Jobmate hatchet.

If you have any information regarding this crime you are asked to contact the Amherst RCMP at 667-3859 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Cumberland District RCMP ask that anyone with information on any incident to come forward to their local RCMP detachment or police by contacting the Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 -$2000.

Theft of Liquor from NSLC Fall River Comments Off

Posted on December 31, 2014 by NS Crime Stoppers

Lower Sackville RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying two males responsible for the theft of two bottles of Johnny Walker Blue label Scotch Whiskey from the NSLC in Fall River, NS on December 10th and December 12th, 2014.
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Property Damage Comments Off

Posted on December 15, 2014 by tips

December 12, 2014, Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia . . . Sheet Harbour RCMP investigate a broken window of the school in Mosher River.

Sometime between November 15th and November 18th, 2014 unknown person(s) smashed an exterior window of the Eastern Shore Consolidated School in Mosher River.

If you have information regarding this crime please call the Sheet Harbour RCMP at 902-885-2510. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477, submit a Secure Web Tip at http://crimestoppers.ns.ca. or by texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.

Break and Enters Comments Off

Posted on December 15, 2014 by tips

December 12, 2014, Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia . . . Sheet Harbour RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance for information regarding a rash of Break Enter and Theft.

Sometime between Nov 8th to the 11th, 2014, three break & enters occurred within the Moser River area. The McMann House Museum Genealogy Centre was broken into where a black power box was stolen. The Moser River Park Hall and the Moser River Independent Baptist Church were also broken into.  All three places are located in the same area.

People can contact the Sheet Harbour RCMP at 902-885-2510 or Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash reward from $50 – $2000.

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