Smithers RCMP

Woman defrauded after giving personal information

Woman defrauded after giving personal information

Smithers RCMP warn the public to be careful with personal info after woman loses $4,000.

  • Sep 20, 2017
Woman defrauded after giving personal information
A pitbull named “Lucy” participates a the U.S. Postal Service National Dog Bite Prevention Week during an awareness event in at the YMCA in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers)

Please maintain control of your dogs

RCMP Staff Sgt. Rob Mitchell says dog-related complaints are way up in Telkwa.

  • Sep 11, 2017
A pitbull named “Lucy” participates a the U.S. Postal Service National Dog Bite Prevention Week during an awareness event in at the YMCA in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers)
Impaired driving charge after ATV destroyed by train

Impaired driving charge after ATV destroyed by train

Smithers RCMP Labour Day weekend included lucky ATV rider who was uninjured in train collision.

  • Sep 7, 2017
Impaired driving charge after ATV destroyed by train
VIDEO: Help bail out Josh!

VIDEO: Help bail out Josh!

Reporter Josh Casey needs someone to bail him out. Money raised goes to Cops for Cancer.

  • Aug 31, 2017
VIDEO: Help bail out Josh!
An RCMP cruiser and civilian pickup truck collide Sunday morning at Toronto Street and Highway 16 in Smithers. (Donovan Dennis photos)

Smithers RCMP vehicle in crash

Smithers RCMP say a police vehicle crashed with a truck trying to make a left turn.

An RCMP cruiser and civilian pickup truck collide Sunday morning at Toronto Street and Highway 16 in Smithers. (Donovan Dennis photos)
Smithers RCMP is reminding owners to not leave their pets in hot cars this summer.                                (Black Press archive photo)

Smithers RCMP called to dog left in hot vehicle

Smithers RCMP remind dog owners to not leave pets in vehicles that quickly heat up in the summer.

  • Jul 25, 2017
Smithers RCMP is reminding owners to not leave their pets in hot cars this summer.                                (Black Press archive photo)
Smithers RCMP remind there is a fire ban

Smithers RCMP remind there is a fire ban

Smithers RCMP responded to several calls last weekend relating to open fires.

  • Jul 19, 2017
Smithers RCMP remind there is a fire ban
Emergency crews at the scene of a crash between van and motorcycle (Josh Casey photo)

Motorcycle rider injured in crash northwest of Smithers

UPDATE: Charges have been laid against the van driver. Hwy 16 reopened after crash snarls traffic.

Emergency crews at the scene of a crash between van and motorcycle (Josh Casey photo)
Greg Vinnish has been found say family.                                (Facebook photo)

UPDATE: Family say Greg Vinnish found safe

Greg Vinnish, who has friends and family in Smithers and visits, went missing July 6.

Greg Vinnish has been found say family.                                (Facebook photo)
Smithers Secondary School sustains damage following theft

Smithers Secondary School sustains damage following theft

Cops seek information after Smithers Secondary School damaged.

Smithers Secondary School sustains damage following theft
Man arrested after gun pointed at people in Smithers

Man arrested after gun pointed at people in Smithers

A man is in custody after three people were allegedly threatened with a gun in Smithers.

Man arrested after gun pointed at people in Smithers
Fort Babine axe attack

Fort Babine axe attack

A woman is in custody after a man with a shovel was attacked with an axe in Fort Babine.

  • Jun 30, 2017
Fort Babine axe attack
Woman arrested after man hit with chair

Woman arrested after man hit with chair

Smithers RCMP respond to incidents earlier this week, including a man hit with a chair in Moricetown

  • Jun 29, 2017
Woman arrested after man hit with chair
Missing cyclist Sean Kuntz an adventurous man

Missing cyclist Sean Kuntz an adventurous man

Friend asks people to watch for him on the unbeaten path

Missing cyclist Sean Kuntz an adventurous man
Smithers cyclist missing

Smithers cyclist missing

Sean Kuntz was on his way to Saanich. His last text was between Williams Lake and Quesnel.

Smithers cyclist missing
Smithers RCMP seek info on possible home invasion

Smithers RCMP seek info on possible home invasion

With an uncooperative injured person, Smithers RCMP seek public info on possible home invasion.

Smithers RCMP seek info on possible home invasion
Smithers RCMP’s May 11-21

Smithers RCMP’s May 11-21

Smithers RCMP respond to drunk driving, dangerous driving, and a man driven to kick in a glass door.

Smithers RCMP’s May 11-21
Police ask for info on Smithers home invasion

Police ask for info on Smithers home invasion

RCMP believe home invasion reported to involve weapons – possibly firearms – was targeted.

Police ask for info on Smithers home invasion