CRIME ALERTS & UPDATES

West Vancouver Crime Alerts Feb 02-08

226 Calls For West Vancouver Police Since Last Update

Block Watch Crime Alerts from calls for Police Service between February 02 – 08

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BREAK & ENTER

B&E Residential – Westcot Area

● Window smashed on upper level rear balcony. No alarm activated

● Handbags & jewelry stolen

B&E Residential(Seasonal Cabin) – Cypress Mountain

● Window smashed to enter unoccupied seasonal cabin. No alarm activated

● Food, clothing & outdoor equipment stolen

THEFT

Theft From Auto – Irwin Park Area

● Rear passenger side window smashed on vehicle in residential driveway

● Low value bag & contents stolen

Theft From Auto – Ambleside Business District

● Rear passenger side window smashed on vehicle parked on street

● Bag containing wallet, cash & ID stolen

Theft(On-Line Marketplace) – Caulfeild Area

● Residents met prospective purchasers for designer bag advertised on social media marketplace

● During attempt to process payment, suspects grabbed bag & drove away

MISCHIEF

Mischief – Ambleside Business District

● Holes cut in door glass at business front consistent with use of glass cutter

● Nothing stolen

Mischief (Glass Breaks) – Cedardale & West Bay

● Separate reports of rocks thrown through residential windows

FRAUD

Fraud (Lottery Scam) – Dundarave

● Phone call from suspect advising resident had won a major US magazine sponsored lottery prize

● Scam recognized when caller began seeking banking information. Call disconnected. No loss

Fraud (Grandparent Scam) – Folkestone

● Phone call from suspect advising resident’s grandson had been arrested & needed cash for bail/lawyers fees

● Scam recognized. No loss incurred

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· Valid Canadian Driver’s Licence
· Valid BC Identification Card (with photo)
· Valid BC Services Card
· Valid Passport – Canadian or Foreign
· Valid Canadian Permanent Residency Card
· Current Canadian Student ID Card (for youth applicants ages 12-17) *secondary Gov’t issued ID required
· Canadian Birth Certificate
· Valid Canadian Citizenship Card
· Valid Canadian Certificate of Native Status Card
· Valid Nexus Card
· Employee Identification Card issued by the Federal, Provincial or Territorial Government (with photo)
· Old Age Security Identification Card
· Valid Firearms Licence
· Municipal or RCMP Police Identification (with photo only)