RCMP Briefs

Trail police advise that fines for refusing to wear a mask may apply under the Emergency Programs Act. Photo: visuals on Unsplash

One man fined, another banned from Trail store for refusing to wear masks indoors

Trail RCMP: Businesses have the right to ask customers to wear face coverings or non-medical masks

Trail police advise that fines for refusing to wear a mask may apply under the Emergency Programs Act. Photo: visuals on Unsplash
A man was arrested in Nanaimo for spray-painting an RCMP vehicle. (File photo)
A man was arrested in Nanaimo for spray-painting an RCMP vehicle. (File photo)
A man was arrested at a Nanaimo convenience store last week for challenging customers to fights. (News Bulletin file photo)

‘Shadow boxing’ Nanaimo man arrested after challenging convenience store customers to fights

Man spends night in a cell at Nanaimo RCMP detachment, released without charges

A man was arrested at a Nanaimo convenience store last week for challenging customers to fights. (News Bulletin file photo)
Nanaimo RCMP are hoping the public can help locate the owner of a children’s bike found on Sixth Street on June 1. (Submitted photo)

Nanaimo RCMP seek owner of kid’s bike found in Harewood

Blue Sportek Ground Breaker found on Sixth Street on June 1

Nanaimo RCMP are hoping the public can help locate the owner of a children’s bike found on Sixth Street on June 1. (Submitted photo)
Nanaimo RCMP are seeking the owner of a grey Cannondale road bike, found on Wesley Street on May 23. (Submitted photo)

Nanaimo RCMP seek owner of bike recovered in downtown area

Grey Cannondale road bike found on Wesley Street in Nanaimo on May 23

Nanaimo RCMP are seeking the owner of a grey Cannondale road bike, found on Wesley Street on May 23. (Submitted photo)
A car was trashed by a black bear in West Trail on Monday. (Trail RCMP photo)

VIDEO: Police give B.C. bear bandit the boot

The RCMP report that garbage was locked in the trunk of the car

A car was trashed by a black bear in West Trail on Monday. (Trail RCMP photo)
A Prince Rupert woman was declared dead on Shingle Beach during the 2018 Diversity Festival on Texada Island. (Diversity Festival / Facebook)

Woman dies at music festival in B.C.

23-year-old Prince Rupert woman believed to have drowned on Texada Island July 21

A Prince Rupert woman was declared dead on Shingle Beach during the 2018 Diversity Festival on Texada Island. (Diversity Festival / Facebook)
A heartfelt reunion, as Lt. Sabrina Silvey and Roma Dawe of the Prince Rupert Salvation Army give Oliver Stewart his mother’s long-lost, handmade regalia. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Family reclaims stolen First Nations regalia found at thrift store

Salvation Army finds Indigenous regalia that was stolen from a Prince Rupert home three years ago

A heartfelt reunion, as Lt. Sabrina Silvey and Roma Dawe of the Prince Rupert Salvation Army give Oliver Stewart his mother’s long-lost, handmade regalia. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)