Nelson Police Department

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE The Nelson Police Department has noticed an increase in impaired driving by both alcohol and drug in recent days causing some individuals to have their vehicles seized and their driver’s licenses suspended.  The Nelson Police Department would like to remind those individuals partaking in activities involving alcohol to ensure they […]

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

SUBJECT: Rental Fraud   The Nelson Police Department would like to warn residents of an old but effective scam that is still happening in Nelson.  NPD has been receiving multiple reports of someone trying to take advantage of the current rental crunch by posting ads for rental properties that don’t exist.  The fraudsters are using […]

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE

SUBJECT: Return to School   As the beginning of the new school year approaches, the Nelson Police Department would like to remind motorists to be mindful and pay extra attention to school zones.  The Nelson Police Department will be conducting enforcement near schools and in school zones to educate motorists on the importance of traffic […]

Nelson Police Department Media Release

 Nelson Police Department Files of Interest   The Nelson Police Department had a fairly busy week so far with a noted increase in calls for service.   The Nelson Police Department has noted an increase in calls for service regarding transient camping within the city and debris being left behind by individuals sleeping outdoors.  The […]

Nelson Police Department Press Release July 26, 2017

Nelson Police Department File 2017-3486   On Tuesday July 25th 2017 at 08:34 hours, Nelson Police received multiple 911 calls of a cyclist being struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Stanley and Silica Street in Nelson. Members attended, and located the 26 year-old male on the ground a couple of feet from a […]

Nelson Police Department

Missing Person: Darwen Greyeyes  Nelson Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a Nelson man who was last seen at 9:30 pm on June 4, 2017. He was last seen in the 200 block of Anderson Street in Nelson.   Mr. Greyeyes is a 55 year old First Nations male. He is 5foot 9 […]

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

MEDIA RELEASE   -On 17/06/13 at approximately 0347 hours, the Nelson Police Department received a call for service for a commercial break and enter that occurred on Baker Street.  Upon police arrival, it was determined that three businesses in the same complex had been broken into and various items had been removed. On 17/06/19 at […]

Nelson Police Department

Cougar Sighting   -On June 21, 2017 between 11:00pm and 12:00pm, the Nelson Police Department received a complaint of a possible cougar sighting in the area of 1300 block of Bealby Rd in Nelson, BC.   The Nelson Police Department would like to remind the public that if you come into contact with a cougar […]

Nelson Police Department

The Nelson Police Department would like to alert city residents to a new fraud/scam.  This morning, a resident of Nelson received a phone call from an unidentified male/blocked caller who claimed he was representing the Nelson Police Department.  The caller claimed he was doing a Canada wide call out to raise money for the kids […]

NPD Media Release

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE     DATE: June 13,2017   TO: All Media Outlets   FROM: Sergeant Corey Hoy   SUBJECT: Nelson Police Department Files of Interest   NPD 17-2583: On 17/06/13 at approximately 0347 hours, the Nelson Police Department received a call for service for a commercial break and enter that occurred on […]