theft

This homemade, hand-painted five-foot-high Grinch was taken from an outdoor Christmas display at a home near Fulton Secondary Sunday evening, Nov. 22. (Photo submitted)

Grinch steals Grinch from Vernon Christmas display

Owners saddened by theft of beloved homemade five-foot-high Grinch display from yard near Fulton

 

Salmon Arm RCMP arrest suspect in several crimes on Nov. 16, 2020 following foot chase. (Black Press file photo)

One arrest in South Shuswap closes several investigations: RCMP

Foot chase nabs suspect wanted in three break-and-enters, collision and other offences

 

Have you seen this man? Image: Urban Liquor Store.

Brazen theft from Kelowna liquor store

A man allegedly stole cash from Urban Liquor Store on Gordon Drive

 

One of two hands that stand outside the Krazy Emporium, the other having been stolen on Nov. 11. (Submitted)

Krazy Emporium looks for helping hand after one of their’s was stolen

The hand statues have stood outside the hemp store for close to 20 years

One of two hands that stand outside the Krazy Emporium, the other having been stolen on Nov. 11. (Submitted)
Vernon law courts. (Caitlin Clow - Morning Star)

Vernon man gets 303 days in jail for break and enter

Vincent Silas Maxwell, 36, has been convicted 57 times since 2004

Vernon law courts. (Caitlin Clow - Morning Star)
A trailer stolen from Cherryville was recovered in Revelstoke, but no suspects were apprehended. (Contributed)

Stolen Cherryville trailer recovered near Revelstoke

RCMP continue investigating as no suspects apprehended

A trailer stolen from Cherryville was recovered in Revelstoke, but no suspects were apprehended. (Contributed)
RCMP are looking for the owner of a bike similar to this make/model, which was found abandoned in the 3800 block of 27th Avenue on Oct. 16. If you believe this may be your dirt bike, contact the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP at 250-545-7171. (Contributed)

Owner of dirt bike abandoned in Vernon sought

RCMP found it in a parking stall along 27th Avenue

RCMP are looking for the owner of a bike similar to this make/model, which was found abandoned in the 3800 block of 27th Avenue on Oct. 16. If you believe this may be your dirt bike, contact the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP at 250-545-7171. (Contributed)
A tow truck was stolen from Armstrong-based Eagle Rock Towing at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020. (Erin Elder photo)

‘Right in front of my eyes’: Tow truck stolen from Armstrong company

The white 2011 Ford was stolen from Eagle Rock Towing early Saturday morning

A tow truck was stolen from Armstrong-based Eagle Rock Towing at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020. (Erin Elder photo)
A man was caught on surveillance taking a large outdoor heater from the patio at Intermezzo early morning Wednesday, Oct. 28. (Contributed)

WATCH: Heater theft leaves Vernon business cold

Patio heater stolen from Intermezzo, found trashed

A man was caught on surveillance taking a large outdoor heater from the patio at Intermezzo early morning Wednesday, Oct. 28. (Contributed)
A boat moored at Turtle Bay Marina was reported stolen Oct. 1 and remains under investigation. (Contributed)

Lake Country crimes remain unsolved

Boat stolen from marina, theft of siding and vehicle break and enter

A boat moored at Turtle Bay Marina was reported stolen Oct. 1 and remains under investigation. (Contributed)
A yellow 2011 Can Am Commander XT was stolen from a driveway in Parker Cove Oct. 24, 2020. (Contributed)

Licence plates and several ATV’s stolen in North Okanagan

RCMP said none of the property has been recovered

A yellow 2011 Can Am Commander XT was stolen from a driveway in Parker Cove Oct. 24, 2020. (Contributed)
A red 1982 Mazda RX7 was stolen from the 500 block of St Anne’s Road in Spallumcheen Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. (RCMP photo)

Vernon police search for stolen Spallumcheen car

RCMP are asking the public for help locating a red 1982 Mazda RX7

A red 1982 Mazda RX7 was stolen from the 500 block of St Anne’s Road in Spallumcheen Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. (RCMP photo)
A Tees Taekwondo van was stolen from Vernon over the weekend. (Contributed)

Van stolen from Vernon Taekwondo group

Van used to transport students in the after-school program

A Tees Taekwondo van was stolen from Vernon over the weekend. (Contributed)
Suspects steal $30,000 in glasses from Lake Country business

Suspects steal $30,000 in glasses from Lake Country business

Jimmy Choo, Smith, Ray Ban, Tom Ford and Maui Jims taken from optometry

Suspects steal $30,000 in glasses from Lake Country business
Salmon Arm Law Courts. (File photo)

Theft-related charges in Salmon Arm deliver accused 140 days in jail

Man sentenced must also stay away from 10th Street SW and two local businesses

Salmon Arm Law Courts. (File photo)
A Chevy Colorado was stolen from Seaton Road in Lake Country sometime overnight Sunday, Sept. 20. (File image)

Break and enter, vehicle thefts hit Lake Country

Truck and scooter stolen and local business broken into over the weekend

A Chevy Colorado was stolen from Seaton Road in Lake Country sometime overnight Sunday, Sept. 20. (File image)
His owner would dearly love to be reunited with Czupa (CHU-pa), an 11-week-old boxer-mastiff cross puppy, taken from a Lake Country home Friday, Sept. 18. (Photo submitted)

Reward offered for return of Lake Country puppy

An 11-week-old boxer-mastiff cross pup was allegedly taken from its home Friday, Sept. 18

His owner would dearly love to be reunited with Czupa (CHU-pa), an 11-week-old boxer-mastiff cross puppy, taken from a Lake Country home Friday, Sept. 18. (Photo submitted)
His owner would dearly love to be reunited with Czupa (CHU-pa), an 11-week-old boxer-mastiff cross puppy, taken from a Kelowna home Friday, Sept. 18. (Photo submitted)

Reward offered for return of Okanagan puppy

An 11-week-old boxer-mastiff cross pup was allegedly taken from its Kelowna Friday, Sept. 18

His owner would dearly love to be reunited with Czupa (CHU-pa), an 11-week-old boxer-mastiff cross puppy, taken from a Kelowna home Friday, Sept. 18. (Photo submitted)
(File photo)

Vernon police catch porch pirate

A 45-year-old Vernon woman faces charges of theft under $5,000, possession of stolen property

(File photo)
Truck and trailer used by the suspect to steal approximately $230,000 worth of beef from JBS meat packing plant. Photo supplied by Brooks RCMP.

From beef and hot tubs to shellfish, cargo theft a growing concern in Canada

Household items, including food, are the most common type of stolen cargo

Truck and trailer used by the suspect to steal approximately $230,000 worth of beef from JBS meat packing plant. Photo supplied by Brooks RCMP.