Wednesday April 11, 2012


Crime In Your Hood

Mounties release list of areas targeted by thieves in March

Released by Cpl. T. Hollingsworth, Chwk RCMP


he RCMP want to remind residents not to leave any valuables in their vehicles at any time and to double check the front door of their residence is locked before leaving.


"Many property crimes are considered crimes of opportunity," said Cst. Tracy Wolbeck. "If the opportunity is reducedor eliminated, you will likely not become a victim of property crime."


1. North Chilliwack - Exhibition Park East to Young Rd

LOCATION: From Exhibition Park east to Young Rd (Kipp Ave, Corbould St, Wellington Ave, Patten Ave, Mary St, Main St, Spadina Ave, Mill St, Yale Rd, Young Rd).


SYNOPSIS: 17 property crimes March 5-31: 6 residential break and enters and 4 business break and enters. Eleven vehicle crimes.

2. North Chilliwack - Williams St west to Young Rd (between 1st Ave and Reece Ave)

LOCATION: From Williams St west to Young Rd, between 1st Ave up to Reece Ave.

SYNOPSIS: 12 property crimes March 5-31: 8 residential break and enters and 4 business break and enters.

3. North Chilliwack - Yale Rd, Hocking Ave, Young Rd

LOCATION: On Yale Rd (from Parr Rd up to Hocking Ave), over to Hocking Ave (East of tracks) to Young Rd.

SYNOPSIS: 10 property crimes March 7-29, 1 business break and enter and 9 theft from vehicle.

4. South Chilliwack - Spruce Dr up to Luckakuck Way (between Evans Rd/Vedder Rd)

LOCATION: Along Luckukuck Way, Knight Rd, Evans Rd, Jasper Dr, Wells Rd

SYNOPSIS: 12 property crimes March 12-29.

5. South Chilliwack - Garrison Crossing, PRTC, Watson Glen Park

LOCATION: Around Garrison Crossing, Watson Glen Park area (on Peach Rd, Hipwell Pl, Alma Ave, Shawnigan Cres, Vedder Rd, Thomas Rd).

SYNOPSIS: 13 property crimes in area March 1-29, residential and business break and enters, several thefts from vehicle.


1. Agassiz - Rosedale Area

LOCATION: Crimes are occurring: Mam Mam Rd, Old Yale Rd, West Victor Dr, Nevin Rd, Aberdeen Cres, Yale Rd East, Bridal Falls Rd, Sussex Dr, Llanberis Way, Mcgrath Rd.

SYNOPSIS: 13 property crimes from March 6 to April 1. Three residential break and enters and several thefts from vehicle.


See map below.


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