Annapolis RCMP Crime Report
By Heather Killen
The Annapolis police received 87 calls from November 26 through December 2. Among these were: three motor vehicle accidents, eight mental health matters; four domestics assaults, and nine roadchecks.
Following are a few of these calls:
-- November 26 at 9:31 a.m. Deep Brook. Police were contacted regarding an ongoing problem of 4-wheelers causing damage to a driveway by being on private property.
-- November 26 at 11:17 a.m. Clementsvale. A caller reported a driver that crossed the centerline with oncoming traffic.
-- November 26 at 11:59 a.m. Clarence. A complaint of trespassing and hunting on private property was reported.
-- November 26 at 1:45 p.m. Bridgetown. Police were called in response to a suspicious vehicle. Police checked the occupants and noticed an odor that suggested they were smoking something that wasn’t tobacco. The occupants were given a warning.
-- November 26 at 1:53 p.m. Bridgetown. Solar lights were reported stolen.
-- November 26 at 2:03 p.m. Carleton Corner. Police received a report of theft of motorcycle wheels from off a sulky.
-- November 26 at 10:21 p.m. Middleton. Police are investigating a male who breached his undertaking.
-- November 26 at 11:50 p.m. Lawrencetown. Police were called concerning an overdue family member. The person returned home safely shortly after.
-- November 27 at 9:50 a.m. Meadowvale. A vehicle owner reported that someone rummaged through the glovebox during the night. Nothing was taken.
-- November 27 at 12:50 a.m. Lawrencetown. Police are investigating a fraudulent cheque passed at a store.
-- November 27 at 3:52 p.m. Meadowvale. A caller reported that a vehicle was entered overnight. A couple of wine bottles were taken but then left behind.
-- November 27 at 4:46 p.m. Middleton. A resident reported frequent phone calls from a person who doesn’t talk.
-- November 27 at 7: 22 p.m. Meadowvale. Two unlocked vehicles were entered, but nothing was taken.
-- November 27 at 8:54 p.m. Middleton. A noise complaint was reported after people were heard arguing at an apartment building. Police attended but it had calmed down.
-- November 27 at 9:12 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to a residence where an intoxicated male had just left. Residents said they would look after him if he returned.
-- November 28 at 4:47 p.m. Granville Ferry. A resident reported a call from a company requesting personal information regarding his credit. No information was given out. He was advised to check with his bank.
-- November 28 at 8:26 p.m. Beaconsfield. A homeowner reported hearing some gunshots and suspected illegal hunting. Police checked the area and no one was found and no other shots were heard.
-- November 28 at 8:36 p.m. Middleton. A person reported losing a wallet while shopping.
-- November 28 at 8:40 p.m. Bear River. A business owner reported being harassed by a former client.
-- November 28 at 9:09 p.m. Meadowvale. Loud music was reported.
-- November 28 at 11:10 p.m. Nictaux. Police were called to a disturbance to prevent a breach of the peace. The matter was resolved.
-- November 29 at 12:04 a.m. Clarence. Police responded to a complaint of property damage after a brick was thrown through a front window. Police are investigating.
-- November 29 at 9:19 a.m. Brickton. Police were called to investigate the theft of an ATV that occurred during the summer.
-- November 29 at 6:05 p.m. Middleton. A suspicious vehicle was reported seen near a business. Police checked it. It was just someone waiting to pick a friend up.
-- November 29 at 7:02 p.m. Cornwallis. Police were called to a disturbance at a residence. One male was arrested and taken to cells in Digby.
-- November 30 at 11:38 a.m. Highway 101 at Middleton. A runaway horse was seen on the highway. An off-duty officer was on the scene and took care of the matter.
-- November 30 at 1:38 p.m. Granville Ferry. Police were called to investigate a fraudulent cheque passed for a vehicle purchase.
-- November 30 at 4:20 p.m. Middleton. Police were called when a parked vehicle was blocking traffic. The vehicle was towed.
-- November 30 at 7:45 p.m. Lequille. Police were called to investigate a hit-and-run that occurred in a business parking lot.
-- November 30 at 8:13 p.m. Middleton. Police and ambulance were called to a report of an elderly man who had fallen in the street. No one was there.
-- November 30 at 11:49 p.m. Wilmot. Police were called to investigate the report of an aggressive dog.
-- December 1 at 11:45 a.m. Granville Ferry. Police were called in regards to a male who had gone for a walk and was overdue. He returned safely after a long walk.
-- December 1 at 2:21 p.m. Middleton. Police were called to assist Child Family Services in attendance to a residence.
-- December 1 at 3:46 p.m. Middleton. Police were asked to do a well-being check on a parent. All was well. Only having problems with the phone.
-- December 1 at 4:27 p.m. Wilmot. Police were called about an unsafe driver on Highway 101 who was passing against a double solid line.
Crimes, or information on crimes, can be reported to the Annapolis RCMP at 825-2000 in Middleton, or 665-4481 in Bridgetown. Information on crimes can also be reported to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.