RCMP weekend busy

The following is a synopsis of calls for service for the Swift Current RCMP last weekend:


4:52 p.m. - report of tire being damaged on a red Chevrolet Cavalier while parked on the 100 block of 3rd Avenue N.W. This matter is still under investigation.

7:28 p.m. - report of a gas and dash from a service station on the 400 block of North Service Road E. A black Dodge Caravan had left without paying for their fuel. No plate number or direction of travel was able to be obtained.

7:32 p.m. - 911 call from a male stating his property was stolen by his ex-girlfriend at the previous residence they shared together and taken to one of her friend's homes. The male was able to obtain his property and was advised to provide a list of missing items. The male was later contacted by police, who then advised he did not wish to proceed with the matter.

8:20 p.m. - 911 call of a smoke alarm going off at a residence on the 200 block of 5th Avenue N.E. Police attended the location along with the Swift Current Fire Department. Upon arrival Swift Current EMS was attending to two individuals that had been in the home. It was determined that no fire had occurred, a pan had been left on the stove and it had started to burn.


1:06 a.m. - report of individuals consuming alcohol and being loud in a public area of a commercial dwelling unit on the 1300 block of North Service Road E. Staff was able to get some of the individuals to return to their rooms but there are some refusing. Police attended the location and everyone had returned to their rooms.

2:16 a.m. - report of a male being assaulted by two males while on a bus belonging to a local business. This matter is still under investigation.

12:20 p.m. - report from a male advising his friend borrowed his truck days prior and had not returned it yet. The male was advised that because he lent the vehicle out police were not responsible for getting his property back and when the truck was returned he should not lend it out anymore as this is not the first time the male has requested police get his truck back for him when he's lent it out.

6:22 p.m. -report of someone smoking marijuana in a dwelling unit on the 300 block of 10th Avenue N.W. The caller was advised that there was nothing police could do as marijuana use is now legal and you can use it in your own residence.

7:34 p.m. - report of a child custody dispute. The caller was advised to contact her lawyer about having their agreement looked at as it was not police enforceable.

7:47 p.m. - report of two individuals walking through the caller's yard and looking into their parked vehicle. Officers made patrols but were unable to locate anyone matching the description provided.

112 p.m. - request to conduct a check on a dog that has been left in a van in the parking lot of a commercial dwelling unit. Officers attended and spoke to the dog owner who advised the dog was not allowed to stay in their room with them so they set up a kennel with lots of blankets in their van.

11:08 p.m. - 911 hang up call from a location on the 2000 block of Saskatchewan Drive. Upon call back nothing could be heard other than a beeping noise. A second 911 call was received where someone could be heard saying they were trying to use speed dial. Officers determined no emergency was taking place.


9:38 a.m. - report from a male stating he received a threatening message from a male he knows in a chat group they were both in. Upon talking to officers further it was determined that the threat had come from a third party person in the group who was a scammer trying to obtain iTunes cards. Both males were advised about on line scams and how not to fall victim to them.

12:45 p.m. - 911 hang up call where an argument could be heard in the background. Police attended the location and spoke to two individuals at the residence who had been arguing after one asked the other to stop drinking. One male was taken to another location for the night to stop any further issues.

1:21 p.m. - report of a gray Honda Civic blocking the caller's driveway. Detachment staff were able to contact the registered owner and left a message to have the vehicle moved. Upon calling the complainant back she advised that someone had come out and moved the vehicle.

1:51 p.m. - report from a female advising her home that is currently up for sale is listed for rent on a local media site by an unknown male. The female was advised to have the post removed by the media page as this was a scam..

5:05 p.m. - report of an intruder alarm at a residence on the 300 block of Battleford Trail. The alarm was canceled by the alarm company prior to officer arrival.

5:25 p.m. - request to assist EMS with an adult male having a medical emergency. Upon police arrival the male was being loaded into an ambulance and was transported to the hospital for evaluation.

5:44 p.m. - report of a vehicle speeding excessively on 10th Avenue N.W. Only a partial plate number was able to be obtained by the caller. Officers made patrols of the area but did not locate any speeding vehicles.

7:22 p.m. - report of the caller's ex-girlfriend following him. Police spoke to the female who advised that he has been the one following and harassing her. All parties were told to stay away from each other. No criminal charges were laid in relation to the incident.

8:25 p.m. - report of people in the caller's home stealing from her while she is away in another Province. Officers attended the residence and spoke to one of the tenant's who lives in the basement. He advised that he didn't believe anything had been taken from the home however there was another tenant who lives in the building attached to the back of the home. Officers walked through the home and everything seemed to be in order. The caller was advised to contact police should anything be missing when they return home.

11:30 p.m. -911 call of a gas and dash from a service station on the 400 block of North Service Road E. The vehicle was a white truck that headed northbound. Officers made patrols but were unable to locate the vehicle. This matter is still under investigation.

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