Break & Enter Halifax

Investigators with the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a break and enter that occurred in December in Halifax.

At approximately 5:30 a.m. on December 2, 2017, a man entered the Pint Public House located at 1575 Argyle Street and took an ATM located at the back of the back of the restaurant. The ATM contained a sum of money. On December 7, the damaged ATM was located by patrol members in the 1500 block of Granville Street, however, the money wasn’t recovered.

Police are releasing pictures of a person of interest and are asking for and asking for the public’s help to identify him. He is described as a white man, in his 40’s, medium build, dark hair with a dark moustache. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a light-coloured jacket and hoodie, jeans with a rip in the right knee and dark shoes/boots with light laces.

Anyone with information about this man’s identity or this incident is asked to contact police at 490-5016. 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637

Police seek assistance identifying a Dartmouth theft suspect

On December 31, 2017 at 1 p.m. a man entered Shoppers Drug Mart at 118 Wyse Road in Dartmouth and asked to see a tablet and a laptop. A staff member removed the items from behind the glass enclosure and set them on the counter. The man fled the store with the items.

On January 1, 2018 at 12 p.m. the same man entered the same store walked behind the counter and removed a package containing Beats headphones from a shelf and walked out of the store with the item.

Both thefts were captured on the store surveillance system. A still photo of the suspect is attached. Police are requesting the public’s assistance to identify the man.

Anyone who has any information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.

Robbery Lower Sackville NS. January 22, 2018

Just after 7 a.m. this morning, Halifax District RCMP responded to a robbery at a business on Sackville Dr. in Lower Sackville. A lone suspect entered the business demanding money while stating they had a weapon. The suspect is described as a male, 5”6 to 5”10, wearing a black ski mask, black gloves, a dirty black jacket and dark blue jeans, and carrying a blue shopping bag. The suspect left with an undetermined amount of cash and was last seen heading east on Sackville Dr.

RCMP responded immediately and conducted extensive patrols of the area. A K-9 unit from Halifax Regional Police also searched the area, but the suspect was not located. The investigation is ongoing and is now being led by the Integrated General Investigation Section.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP or Halifax Regional Police at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.

Death ruled a homicide

At approximately 4:25 p.m. on January 19, 2018 Halifax Regional Police responded to an apartment in the 0-100 block of Pinecrest Drive to report of a 42 year old man in medical distress. The man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Based on today’s autopsy, the Medical Examiner has ruled the death a homicide and identified the victim as 42-year-old Derek Miles of Dartmouth. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this difficult time.

The investigation, led by the Homicide Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division and including Forensic Identification officers, is ongoing and we remain on scene. At this time, we anticipate being on scene into the night.

Anyone who has any information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.

Found Outboard Motors in Spry Bay NS

On January 10, 2018 Sheet Harbour RCMP recovered the following four outboard boat motors on Highway 7 in Spry Bay. The engines were hidden in the woods and police are trying to track down the owners to return them. The following are the motors that were seized.

Grey Suzuki DT4 Model#: 00402,

Grey Honda 20 Assist Tilt

Black MERCURY 20 hp

Grey Nissan 25 Model#: NS2503

Anyone with information about this incident or if someone believes these items may belong to them they are asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902 490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.

Theft of Truck Rawdon Area NS

Sometime between 0730 hrs and 1430 hrs.on 2018-01-18 a 2015 black Dodge ram bearing Nova Scotia licence plate FVL240 was stolen from the South Rawdon area.

The truck had under half a tank of gas, fixed on the rear back window, top left/drivers side, is a decal approx. 5 X 5 inches in size with the number “21” in the color red.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact East Hants RCMP at 902-632-2424. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.

Break Enter & Theft Kentville NS.

A break and enter occurred sometime between January 14th and January 17th@ 0730hrs in Kentville. Several firearms and cheques were stolen.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Kentville Police at 902-678-3378. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.

Copper thieves are risking their safety, warns RCMP

January 17, 2018, Hants County, Nova Scotia . . . Windsor District RCMP is investigating four separate thefts of copper wire from Nova Scotia Power sub-stations. The thefts occurred between January 1 and 12, and each time, the lock was cut, the premises was entered, and copper wire was cut and removed.

Nova Scotia Power prohibits public access to its sub-stations and other facilities that contain high voltage electrical equipment due to the high risk to personal and public safety. Anyone who unlawfully enters these premises is risking severe injuries to themselves and significant damage to onsite equipment.

The RCMP would like anyone who has information about these thefts to contact them – whether the information is about the thefts or if the wire is being re-sold. Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to contact Windsor District RCMP at 902 798-2207. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.

RCMP seeking public’s assistance with identifying persons of interest

Just after 3 p.m. on January 9, Halifax District RCMP responded to an assault that took place at a business on Sackville Dr. Two males and two females were in a business when they were confronted by a loss prevention officer after one of the males attempted to leave the business without paying for a product. While being spoken to, the two males proceeded to assault the loss prevention officer then fled the business.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.

Mischief Coldstream NS

Crime Stoppers and Colchester District RCMP and are asking for the public’s help in identifying those responsible for smashing vehicle windows overnight on January 9, 2018 in Coldstream Nova Scotia.

The suspect(s) targeted a white 2014 Toyota Corolla and a grey 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt parked in the driveways of two separate homes on Coldstream Rd. Nothing was reported stolen from the vehicles.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to contact Colchester District RCMP at 902 896-5000. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips 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 award.