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Woman threatened with knife, bear sprayed during robbery in Kelowna

The woman suffered non-life threatening injuries

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RCMP on scene of Tomby Court. (Gary Barnes/ Capital News)

Man taken into custody following Kelowna RCMP incident

Local RCMP say there is a “heavy police presence” in the area

RCMP on scene of Tomby Court. (Gary Barnes/ Capital News)
Salmon Arm RCMP say a spike belt was used on Feb. 21 to stop a vehicle driven by a suspect wanted by police for outstanding warrants. (File photo)

Salmon Arm RCMP say officer injured by suspect attempting to evade arrest

Use of spike belt leads to arrest of man already wanted on outstanding warrants

Salmon Arm RCMP say a spike belt was used on Feb. 21 to stop a vehicle driven by a suspect wanted by police for outstanding warrants. (File photo)
A crash between an off-duty Pemberton RCMP officer and another vehicle closed Hwy. 99 north of Whistler for multiple hours on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022. (HamishTelford/Twitter)

Crash with off-duty Pemberton Mountie sends 1 driver to hospital in critical condition

RCMP officer was treated at hospital for minor injuries

A crash between an off-duty Pemberton RCMP officer and another vehicle closed Hwy. 99 north of Whistler for multiple hours on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022. (HamishTelford/Twitter)
The Independent Investigations Office of British Columbia is investigating after a person was injured while being placed under arrest by Salmon Arm RCMP on Feb. 13, 2022. (File photo)

Police watchdog investigating after woman injured during Salmon Arm arrest

Local detachment investigating alleged assault of RCMP officer

The Independent Investigations Office of British Columbia is investigating after a person was injured while being placed under arrest by Salmon Arm RCMP on Feb. 13, 2022. (File photo)
Kelowna RCMP arrested a woman Saturday (Feb. 19) for using bear spray while trying to rob a local Home Depot. (Contributed)

Kelowna woman uses bear spray during Home Depot robbery attempt

The suspect has since been arrested

Kelowna RCMP arrested a woman Saturday (Feb. 19) for using bear spray while trying to rob a local Home Depot. (Contributed)
The incident occurred on Feb. 14 just after 1 p.m. (file photo)

Kelowna teen girl harassed and allegedly followed by man in truck

The girl told him to leave her alone after he followed her in his truck

The incident occurred on Feb. 14 just after 1 p.m. (file photo)
Cam Cunningham, Thomas Feeney and Jordan Workman. (Submitted photos/Trail Times)

‘No case is ever cold’: RCMP continue to probe 3 unsolved murders in Trail

Police provide update on three local murders as investigators continue to look for suspects

Cam Cunningham, Thomas Feeney and Jordan Workman. (Submitted photos/Trail Times)
The Vernon North Okanagan RCMP presented Vernon council with its policing report for the fourth quarter of 2021 Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. (Black Press - file photo)

Vernon RCMP sees rise in assaults, theft, mental health calls in fourth quarter 2021

The Vernon detachment received 20,958 calls for service in 2021

The Vernon North Okanagan RCMP presented Vernon council with its policing report for the fourth quarter of 2021 Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. (Black Press - file photo)
North Okanagan family and Vernon North Okanagan RCMP are warning the public of a brazen type of fraud that resulted in a Coldstream senior losing thousands of dollars. (File photo)

North Okanagan senior bilked of thousands in brazen scam

Phone caller offers fantastic business opportunity, gets address and gives individual ride to bank to withdraw money

North Okanagan family and Vernon North Okanagan RCMP are warning the public of a brazen type of fraud that resulted in a Coldstream senior losing thousands of dollars. (File photo)
Penticton RCMP is asking the public to identify a suspect involved in the use of stolen credit cards. The suspect is described as a 40-year old female with shoulder-length brown hair. (Photo courtesy of Penticton RCMP)

Penticton RCMP asking public to identify suspect involved in stealing credit cards

The suspect used the stolen credit cards at several locations

Penticton RCMP is asking the public to identify a suspect involved in the use of stolen credit cards. The suspect is described as a 40-year old female with shoulder-length brown hair. (Photo courtesy of Penticton RCMP)
Approximate area where the finger was found. (Google Maps)

RCMP identify severed finger discovered in Kelowna

The finger was found near a bus stop on Monday, Feb. 14

Approximate area where the finger was found. (Google Maps)
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Arrested in Kelowna after 2 years on the lam

A 38-year-old man was arrested after police discovered stolen vehicle from Penticton in Rutland

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Grand Forks man found dead after ‘tragic accident,’ Mounties say

The death is being investigated by the B.C. Coroner Service

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Anti-vaccine mandate trucker protest drew hundreds of people to the Pacific Highway border crossing in South Surrey on Saturday. (DriveBC photo)

Pacific Highway border crossing opens, Surrey RCMP diverting traffic

Protest has reduced in size significantly since Saturday

Anti-vaccine mandate trucker protest drew hundreds of people to the Pacific Highway border crossing in South Surrey on Saturday. (DriveBC photo)
Salmon Arm RCMP say the driver of a commercial vehicle was arrested on Feb. 10 after multiple attempts were made by police to pull the vehicle over as it was travelling through the Shuswap. (File photo)

Spike belt deployed after truck driver fails to stop for RCMP in the Shuswap

Police say driver was taken into custody and is facing several charges

Salmon Arm RCMP say the driver of a commercial vehicle was arrested on Feb. 10 after multiple attempts were made by police to pull the vehicle over as it was travelling through the Shuswap. (File photo)
About $9k was seized by the BC Highway Patrol between Jan. 31 and Feb. 3 after a joint enforcement operation took place at a South Okanagan traffic stop. (Photo courtesy of the RCMP)

$9k seized at traffic stop during joint operation in the South Okanagan

Two RCMP units teamed up last week in an area that covered Osoyoos, Oliver, Keremeos and Penticton

About $9k was seized by the BC Highway Patrol between Jan. 31 and Feb. 3 after a joint enforcement operation took place at a South Okanagan traffic stop. (Photo courtesy of the RCMP)
On Feb. 8, police reported a Salmon Arm man wanted by the RCMP and missing since Jan. 21 was arrested in Ontario. (File photo)

Wanted Salmon Arm man missing with two daughters arrested in Ontario

RCMP reported man went missing from Salmon Arm home on Jan. 21

On Feb. 8, police reported a Salmon Arm man wanted by the RCMP and missing since Jan. 21 was arrested in Ontario. (File photo)
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Second incident of gunfire on Kelowna streets in four days

RCMP investigating if latest incident is related to shooting Friday night

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A woman in Nanaimo called police after she discovered, in her car trunk, a naked man who may have been hiding there for as long as three days. (@bethanycoker/TikTok image)

Vancouver Island woman discovers naked man in the trunk of her car

Nanaimo RCMP staff sergeant says incident was a ‘first’ in his policing experience

A woman in Nanaimo called police after she discovered, in her car trunk, a naked man who may have been hiding there for as long as three days. (@bethanycoker/TikTok image)