File 22-1444 Delta Police are advising the community of an indecent act which occurred around 9 am, Jan. 21. Police were notified that a man appeared to be masturbating on a path north of Burnsview Secondary school, near the end of 77th Avenue. The youth who witnessed the incident promptly reported the matter to authorities. Police responded quickly, but were...
They found fleeing drunk drivers, missing high-risk youth and stopped determined armed suspects – responding to a total of 1,520 calls for service in 2021. Delta’s three police dog and handler pairs, who are part of the Lower Mainland Integrated Police Dog Service, recently looked back at the past year. As part of an integrated unit, their scope of operations...
File 22-972 A would-be-scammer, looking to collect $25,000 for “bail money” from a Delta resident, instead was met by police at the door and arrested. A Delta resident received a series of phone calls from someone claiming to be with the RCMP on January 13, and was told she urgently needed to provide bail money for her grandson. Notably, the...
Automotive Collisions (Q2 2021)
Collisions are up significantly from April to June 2021, compared to the same time in 2020. This is due to significantly increased traffic on roads, compared to early in the pandemic.
Residential/Other Break & Enters (Q2 2021)
Although break and enters are down 19% overall this year, there was a spike in the 2nd quarter, with 32 offences in 2021, vs 28 in 2020.
There has been an increase in assaults in the 2nd quarter, typically between people known to each other. Uttering threats and criminal harassment has also increased. Overall 197 offences, vs 179 in Q2, 2020.