Creston Media Report


Police received 58 calls for assistance from to October 29 to November 5, 2019.


October 29, 2019

  • Report of a trespassing property dispute in Gray Creek.
  • A report of an abandoned child found alone at a bus stop turned out to be a lost child who got off the school bus at the wrong stop. 
  • Attended to a fight between co-workers at a hotel in Creston. 

October 30, 2019

  • Called to check on a person who made threatening remarks to a contractor. 
  • Report of fraudulent activity on a store credit card.
  • Report of mischief to flowers on a property in Riondel.
  • Report of threats made to a new partner after a divorce.
  • Assisted in finding a homeless traveller shelter.

October 31, 2019

  • Report of a theft of a jacket near Wynndel. 
  • Attended to a report of threat made to an ex-partner after a dead rodent was found. No evidence to support the two were related.
  • Report of threats made during a dispute over contracting services.
  • Attended to a report of an impaired driver near Kitchener. Police patrolled but could not locate the vehicle. 
  • Investigated a report that threats were made between a number of youth involving a weapon. 

November 1, 2019

  • Report of a bicycle theft in Creston.
  • Received a number of reports of graffiti being painted on the walls of local businesses and vehicles in Creston. Suspects being sought.
  • A report of an aggressive dog in Riondel was referred to the RDCK. 

November 2, 2019

  • Attended a house fire in Sirdar. 


November 3, 2019

  • Intervened in harassing communications between two parents of school friends who were having a dispute. 

November 4, 2019

  • Report of threatening texts between school students. 
  • Report of possible smuggling of goods from the US to Canada. 
  • An investigation into illegal burning in Lister was forwarded to Conservation and fire officials. 

S/Sgt. Ryan Currie 2019-11-05