Theft of Safe, Kings County

Safe stolen then recovered by police

June 17, 2019, Rockland, Kings County, Nova Scotia . . . Kings District RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance after a break, enter and theft took place at a home on Prospect Rd. in Rockland, which is near Berwick. Sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on June 11, someone entered the residence and took the homeowners’ safe.
The safe is large, about the size of a mini-fridge, and is cream in colour. It contained a money collection which included coins and bills dating from the 1800’s to present. In addition, the safe contained an antique pocket watch and some personal documents. The safe was located by a local citizen and recovered by Kingston RCMP near Aylesford Rd. on June 13. Most of the contents had been removed.
Kings District RCMP are asking for assistance from the public to determine the person(s) responsible for this theft. Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to contact Kings District RCMP in Kingston by calling 902-765-3317. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.