Help RCMP solve break and enter

November 21, 2019, Middle Sackville, Nova Scotia… Halifax District RCMP is asking for the public’s help to solve a break and enter at a home in Middle Sackville yesterday.

Sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 6:10 p.m., suspect(s) broke a window in the home’s basement door and entered the home on Midnight Run.

It appears that the suspect may have searched through the home but nothing was reported missing.

A man was seen standing near the home at approximately 2 p.m. and was later picked up by a grey vehicle. Police would like to speak with him about the incident. He is described as white and in his mid-20s, and was wearing a grey zip-up hoody and dark pants.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at (902) 490-5020. 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 www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #19-164917

Robbery Halifax

At approx. 9:00pm, Halifax Regional Police responded to a robbery at Super Mike’s Convenience , 60 Rosedale Ave, Halifax. Two male suspects entered the store, both had bandanas over their faces. One suspect had a knife and demanded money. Suspects got an unknown amount of cash and fled the area. There were no injuries. K9 track was negative. Members of the General Investigation Section are currently investigating.

Investigators are asking anyone who has information on this incident to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.

Police investigate theft of firearms

Police are investigating the theft of a number of firearms and ammunition from a residence in Halifax this weekend.

At approximately 11:10 p.m. on November 16 officers responded to a report of a not in progress break and enter at a residence in the area of 0-100 block of Leiblin Drive of Halifax. The home owners were away and arrived home to find their residence had been broken into sometime between November 15 and 16.  Two pistols, a shotgun, an airsoft pistol, a quantity of ammunition and personal cheques were all stolen from the residence. The firearms were all owned and stored legally.

Anyone who has information about this incident or video footage from the area is asked to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.

File 19-162822

Police Investigate Aggravated Assault – Halifax

2:30 a.m., on the 16th of November, Halifax Regional Police responded to an Assault at Grafton Street / Prince Street Halifax.  A 29 year old male from Halifax was assaulted by a group of five males.  The victim sustained life threatening injuries and has been transported to the hospital.

Investigators with the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division and Patrol are actively searching for the suspects.  There are no suspect descriptions at this time.

Investigators with the General Investigation Section are asking anyone with information about this incident to call police at 902-490-5020.  Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.

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File # 19-162902

Help RCMP find stolen ATV

November 13, 2019, North River, Nova Scotia… Colchester District RCMP is asking for public help to locate a stolen All Terrain Vehicle (ATV). The ATV was stolen between November 9 and November 12 from a residence on Onslow Mountain Road in North River, Colchester County.

The ATV is a black CF Moto and has two teal colored front rims and two black colored rear rims. The ATV had Nova Scotia licence plate number JT526 on it at the time it was stolen.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Colchester District RCMP at 902-893-6820. 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 www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File # 20191726441

Police investigate arson

Police are investigating a suspicious vehicle fire that occurred over the weekend in Dartmouth.

Halifax Regional Police received a report that a vehicle that had been parked at a residence on Lapierre Crescent in Dartmouth had been set on fire sometime in the overnight hours of November 10 to November 11. No one was injured.

Investigators believe that the fire was set intentionally and are treating it as an arson.

Anyone who has information about this incident or video footage from the area is asked to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.

Thefts, North Kentville

November 7, 2019, North Kentville, Nova Scotia . . . Shortly before 6 a.m. on November 7, a homeowner heard noises outside their home, and saw two people in their yard. They appeared to be carrying what appeared to be a tool chest and at one point tried the doors on both vehicles parked in the homeowner’s driveway. Both vehicles were locked, so the suspect didn’t gain access to the vehicles.

The homeowner is not missing any tools and did not have anything else stolen from their yard. RCMP in Kings County are asking residents of the North Kentville area to ensure their belongings are properly secured. If you are missing items, please contact police. Police are also asking for public assistance to identify the man seen in the video.

Anyone who witnessed any suspicious behaviour in the area during the early morning hours of November 7, or anyone with information about the identity of the man in the video is asked to contact the RCMP at 902 679-5555. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

 

File # 20191702792

Fraud

Fraudsters calling people asking to confirm personal information 

November 7, 2019, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia . . . Lunenburg District RCMP has received several calls indicating fraudsters have been contacting residents, and are attempting to get their Social Insurance (SIN) information. One man confirmed the last three digits of his SIN to the caller, then realized what he had done and notified the RCMP.

The RCMP is advising the public that legitimate companies will never call to ask anyone for credit or financial information over the phone. They may ask you to verify personal details if you call them first. If you receive a call from anyone who asks for your personal or financial information, you can request their phone number, do some research of your own, and call them back if you’ve determined they are legitimate. Research might include contacting police, your bank, the credit bureau, or checking online.

 

The RCMP is reminding everyone to ensure they have strong passwords on their accounts and to update them periodically.

 

Vehicle Break Ins, East Amherst

Vehicle break-ins in East Amherst 

November 5, 2019, East Amherst, Nova Scotia…Cumberland District RCMP is requesting public help to solve a number of recent break and enter and thefts from motor vehicles.

Between October 30 and October 31, at least three vehicles were entered and rummaged through on D’Orsay Rd. in East Amherst. Stolen items include: a GPS unit, an electric multimeter, a t-shirt, and two pairs of prescription glasses.

If you have any information regarding these incidents, you are asked to contact the Cumberland District RCMP- Amherst Office at (902)-667-3859. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #s: 20191667343 and 20191676281.

Break & Enter, Hammonds Plains

November 5, 2019, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia… At 4:25 p.m. on November 4, Halifax District RCMP responded to a break and enter in progress at a home in Kingswood North Subdivision in Hammonds Plains.

The homeowner alerted police who immediately responded and found the suspects had fled with an undisclosed amount of property. Investigators were assisted at the scene by RCMP Forensic Identification Services. Photos were obtained from the home and are being released in hope of identifying the persons involved. The suspects are both male and left the area in a silver Toyota minivan.

anyone with information is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.