A suspicious man was observed taking pictures of children at Willow Park on Nov. 15. When a parent yelled at the male he left, but returned a short time later. Oak Bay Police are investigating.
Drugs discovered at roadblock
A man was given a 24-hour driving suspension after he was stopped by police manning a barricade on Beach Drive for the Oak Bay Remembrance Day ceremony on Nov. 11. Police noticed the smell of burnt marijuana and the driver admitted to having smoked some recently. A quantity of marijuana and paraphernalia was also seized and the vehicle was towed.
A driver was given a 90-day driving prohibition after being stopped for a burnt-out headlight on King George Terrace Nov. 11. The driver showed signs of having consumed alcohol and twice blew a “fail” on a roadside screening device. The vehicle was impounded for 30 days.
Oak Bay Police responded to a complaint of shots fired in the 1200 block of St. David Street shortly after midnight on Nov. 16. Further investigation concluded it was fireworks.
Change and a phone charger were stolen from a vehicle parked in a driveway sometime during the night on Nov. 14.
Police located two males drinking beer on Oak Bay Avenue on Nov. 10. The liquor was poured out and the two males were issued violation tickets for consuming liquor in a public place.