NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

: Insecure Vehicle Complaints The Nelson Police Department has received complaints recently of three vehicles being stolen in the Nelson area. In these incidents, vehicles have either been left running and unlocked due to the recent cold weather or vehicles have been left unlocked with the vehicle keys inside. Two of the vehicles have been […]

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

SUBJECT: Missing Person Nelson Police File 19-540 The Nelson Police Department is asking the public for assistance in the search for Mr. Andreas Pittinger. Mr. Pittinger, a Nelson resident, has not been heard from since the afternoon of February 7, 2019 (Thursday), which, according to his friends, is unusual for him. He is 5’11” and […]

Nelson Police Department

Media Release The Nelson Police Department has been made aware of social media posts being shared in the community that describe two women being assaulted in separate incidents in Nelson during the last week. These incidents reportedly occurred in the late evening or early morning. To date, these alleged incidents have not been reported to […]

Nelson Police Department

Nelson Police Department Victim Services Dec. 6th – National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women     “The National Day of Remembrance and Action to End Violence against Women” is Dec. 6th.  It commemorates the Montreal Massacre at L’Ecole Polytechnique in 1989.  14 Women, all but one of them students anticipating the […]

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

On November 23nd shortly after five O’Clock in the evening, the Nelson Police Department received a phone call from a concerned citizen.  She was confused as she was calling about a dog in distress.  As she was calling about a dog she did not know if she required police, fire or ambulance. The calm voice […]

Nelson Police Department

The Nelson Police Department has received several complaints recently of election signs being vandalized and/or removed. Although elections can bring out very strong emotions and opinions, the Nelson Police Department would like urge the public to vote to show their opinion and to remind the public that offenders can face charges under the Criminal Code […]

Nelson Police Department

                  Contact: Anita Werner, Program Coordinator, Nelson Police Department Restorative Justice Phone 250 505-5654 rj@nelsonpolice.ca   Nelson Police Department Restorative Justice Is Now Recruiting Volunteer Restorative Justice Facilitators   Nelson Police Department Restorative Justice (NPDRJ) is a community-based program that facilitates dialogue in the aftermath of crime […]

NPD Media Release

  NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT   SUBJECT: Nelson Police Department Files of Interest   NPD 18-4425:   On 18/09/03 at approximately 1034 hours, a member of the Nelson Police Department was parked in the area of Elwyn Street and Nelson Avenue when the member observed a collision involving a motor vehicle and a cyclist.  The cyclist, […]

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE

FROM:  Cst Drew HILDRED 88                 dhildred@nelsonpolice.ca SUBJECT: Missing Person NP 2018-2909 Nelson Police is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Eric URQUHART, a 39 year old male who was last believed to be in the Nelson area. URQUAHRT has a distinctive swallow tattoo on the left side of his neck. URQUHART expressed an intention to travel to Southern […]

NPD Media Release

  NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE FROM: Sergeant Corey Hoy   SUBJECT: Wildlife   The Nelson Police Department has recently noted an increase in bear activity in various parts of the City.  The Nelson Police Department would like to remind the public that this is the time for bears to be looking for food and […]