Oak Bay police briefs

Roadblock highlights impaired implications

A Counter Attack check stop on July 30 netted a pair of driving prohibitions, trio of tickets and nine warnings to drivers in the 1000-block of Foul Bay Rd.

A 40-year-old Langford man was issued a three-day roadside prohibition for impaired driving and a 28-year-old Victoria man was issued a 24-hour driving prohibition for driving affected by drugs.


Lock your cars remind police

Thieves continue to target unlocked vehicles in Oak Bay. Police were called in a series of incidents from Aug. 1 to 3 on Inglewood Terrace, Barkley Terrace and King George Terrace for thefts from vehicles.

Items stolen include loose change and cash to electronics and golf clubs. A purse stolen from one vehicle was later found in the bushes.

Oak Bay police encourage drivers to remove all valuables from vehicles.


Drunk on probation warrants court appearance

Oak Bay police were called shortly before 7 a.m. on Aug. 5 for a report of an unresponsive male on the ground near Milton and Elgin roads. Police found the man was intoxicated and on probation with conditions including to abstain from drinking alcohol.

The Victoria man was charged with breaching his probation condition.























We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

City staff object to Hyundai’s design change
High risk offender wanted B.C.-wide, say Vancouver Police
Victoria terror suspects more ‘disgruntled’ than political: expert
Flu shot-or-mask rule upheld by arbitrator
Cyclists tout green crossing over ravine
Chill out in Parksville and Qualicum Beach
Exchange student injured in apparent robbery attempt
Wine festival uncorked
Seven great Remembrance Day reads from around B.C.

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 24 edition online now. Browse the archives.