Theft of Truck

Crime Stoppers and  Halifax District RCMP are asking for the public’s help in solving a case of Auto Theft  from a parking lot at the Quality Inn Hotel located near Stanfield International Airport.

On January 10, 2016, Halifax District RCMP responded to a complaint of a stolen pickup truck from the Quality Inn Hotel on Sky Blvd. A preliminary investigation has determined that the truck was stolen between December 29, 2015 and January 10, 2016.  The pickup is described as a 2004 Ford F-250, extended cab, brown in color with Nova Scotia license plate FM 40658 (farm plate). The vehicle has an orange roof light and a red 100 litre external fuel tank in the bed of the truck.

truckThe RCMP is asking anyone who may has seen this truck, to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-426-1607 or any RCMP detachment or local police. Callers can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by texting TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637). You can also access 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 could qualify for a cash reward of $50 – $2,000

Theft of Shed, Lunenburg County NS

Crime Stoppers and Lunenburg District RCMP are looking for information surrounding the theft of a large shed from a residence on Canaan Road in Chester that occurred mid to late 2014.

A preliminary investigation has determined that the fully assembled shed was taken from the residence during the day and trucked from the area by a group of individuals.  It is possible that the individuals who transported the shed were not aware that the shed was stolen or sold to them under false pretences.

Anyone with information about the above is asked to please contact the Lunenburg County District RCMP at 902-527-5555 (Cookville), 902-634-8467 (Lilydale) or 902-275-3583 (Chester). Callers who wish to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477). Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on the tip, callers qualify for a cash award between $50.00 and $2000.00. Tipsters can also submit anonymous tips online at the Crime Stoppers Website: www.crimestoppers.ns.ca

Mischief & Theft West Arichat NS

Crime Stoppers and Richmond County RCMP are asking for the public’s help in solving a case of Mischief & Theftin West Arichat Cape Breton NS.

Preliminary investigation determined that culprit(s) broke into a boat in the Cove Road area of West Arichat. Once onboard, the boat motor was damaged and an AEC computer was stolen.  The computer was loaded with “Olex” mapping software, used in fisheries for navigation and charting.  The combined value of the damage and theft exceeds $28,000.

If you have any information on this or any other crime please contact 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.

Unsolved Homcides Sheet Harbour

 

Homicide ! Homicide 2On December 12th, 2012, the remains of 59-year-old Earle Stewart of Herring Cove Road and 22-year-old Matthew Hebb of Herring Cove Road were found after emergency personnel responded to a structure fire off Highway 374 near Sheet Harbour. Officers from the  Major Crimes unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division continue to work to solve these crimes and remain committed to these investigations.

Police are hoping that persons with information will come forward to speak with investigators with the goal of ultimately leading to an arrest in this case.  ‘The community plays a critical role in solving crimes and we need their help with this case,’ says Constable Jody Allison of the Major Crimes Unit. ‘Any piece of information could prove useful to investigators.’

Anyone with information regarding the person (s) responsible for the murders of Earle Stewart and Matthew Hebb is urged to contact any RCMP office or Halifax Regional Police.  People with information can also contact Nova Scotia, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by a Secure Web Tips at www.crimesstoppers.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 Springhill NS

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving a theft which happened in Springhill NS

Sometime in the early morning hours of October 18th, 2015 a 2009 grey Yamaha YXR-700 side by side ATV was stolen from a residence on Wolsey Street in Springhill.  It appears that the culprits moved the ATV toward North Street, without keys.

If you have any information on this or any other crime please contact 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 Lower Westwood NS:

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving a case of Theft in Lower Westwood NS

On November 9th 2015 between 3:30 pm and 5:50 pm an ATV was stolen in Lower Westworth NS on the 307 highway. A red 2013 Honda Foreman ATV with Licence GS375 was parked beside a shed at the time of the offense. The keys were not in the ignition.

If you have any  information on this or any other serious crime , please call 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.

Cumberland County NS Crimes

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving the following crimes which happen in Cumberland County NS

  1. FILE 20151295483 – East Amherst, NS
  • On October 3rd 2015 during the overnight hours thieves broke into a vehicle on Highway 6 in East Amherst. The culprits stole a small red tool box, bolt cutters, hand tools along with lock picking equipment.
  1. 20151537253 – Brookdale, NS.
  • Over the evening hours of November 27th between 11 pm and 11:30 AM on the 28th, a Garmin GPS was stolen from an unlocked Chevrolet Tahoe.
  1. 20151537440 – Brookdale, NS.
  • RCMP received a call that two vehicles were left unlocked and someone went through them over night stealing loose change. Time frame was 1 am to 11 am.
  1. 20151537058 – Brookdale, NS
  • RCMP received a call that sometime over night someone went through another car and stole some loose change. A second vehicle was parked in the driveway, open, with keys inside. The vehicle was moved back a few feet. Time frame was 11 pm to 7 am.
  1. 20151459568 – Little Forks, NS.
  • Amherst RCMP were called and advised that the ATV Club House on Highway 2 in Little Forks was broken into. Two 20lb propane tanks were stolen. The tanks had the letters C.C.R. stamped on them.  Doors to the club were damaged. Evidence was gathered at the scene.

If you have any  information on any of these crimes , please call 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.

Break Enter & Theft Fall River NS

Crime Stoppers  and  Halifax District RCMP are asking for the public’s help in solving a break enter and theft which happened in Fall River Nova Scotia

Police were called to Robinson Dr. to investigate a break and enter into a garage. This crime occurred sometime overnight between November 28 and the morning of November 29.

A preliminary investigation determined that the suspect(s) forced their way into the garage where they stole hand tools and a generator.

Halifax District RCMP is asking anyone who may have witnessed this crimes, or has information about these crime, to contact the RCMP non-emergency line at (902) 244-7208, Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or using 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 could qualify for a cash reward of $50 – $2,000.

Theft of Septic Tanks / Systems

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in solving a theft which took place in Hubley Halifax County Nova Scotia.

Sometime Between Aug 31 and Sept 8, 2015 four septic tanks/systems were stolen from a construction site.  Also taken were ten pallets of peat moss which is required for the operation of these septic systems.

The tanks are Ecoflo ST650 models.  They are approximately 10 ft long, 7 ft wide and 5 ft high. They have a 1500 gallons capacity and weigh 508 lbs.  The tanks are green in color and made of fibreglass.   The pallets of peat moss had 10 packages on each.  The packages are 3 ft long, 1.5 ft wide and 1.5 high.  The peat moss packaging was black and white plastic.

Due to evidence on site it is believed that a backhoe was used during the theft of these items.  It is also believed that due to size and amount of items taken a large vehicle would have required to move them from the site.

If you have any information on this or any other crime please contact 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

Stolen ship’s bell

Crime Stoppers and Halifax Regional Police is requesting the public’s assistance in locating the bell from the Princess of Acadia ferry.

On September 28, officers responded to a report that the ship’s bell of the Princess of Acadia had been stolen while ferry was docked in Dartmouth. The vessel has been retired and a number of items from the ship, including the bell, were to be turned over to the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

Princess of Acadia's bellPolice are releasing a photo of the bell and ask that anyone with information on its whereabouts contact police at 902-490-5016. 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.