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Chase RCMP would like public’s help locating suspects in July 1, 2020 break-in in North Shuswap. (File photo)

Homeowners arrive in North Shuswap to find thieves busy breaking in

Chase RCMP request assistance from public in tracking down suspects

Chase RCMP would like public’s help locating suspects in July 1, 2020 break-in in North Shuswap. (File photo)
Wings Restaurant employees welcome the return of the facility’s large stuffed bear that greets customers at the Vernon business. The bear went on an unplanned escape from the business Saturday, June 13, and was returned unharmed with a note. (Photo submitted)

Vernon restaurant bear returned safely after good time

Note accompanies return of Wings stuff bear who was taken and, allegedly, had a great time

Wings Restaurant employees welcome the return of the facility’s large stuffed bear that greets customers at the Vernon business. The bear went on an unplanned escape from the business Saturday, June 13, and was returned unharmed with a note. (Photo submitted)
Lake Country RCMP apprehended a couple on a stolen motorcycle June 11. (RCMP photo)
Lake Country RCMP apprehended a couple on a stolen motorcycle June 11. (RCMP photo)
Several expensive recreational toys, including a custom boat, were stolen from Coldstream Sunday, June 14. (Submitted Photo)

UPDATE: Coldstream man reunited with stolen custom boat

Coldstream man, two Vernon businesses stung by major thefts Sunday, June 14

Several expensive recreational toys, including a custom boat, were stolen from Coldstream Sunday, June 14. (Submitted Photo)
WATCH: North Okanagan golf cart stolen, then returned

WATCH: North Okanagan golf cart stolen, then returned

Homeowners have footage of two men taking the cart and then bringing it back

WATCH: North Okanagan golf cart stolen, then returned
VIDEO: Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery

VIDEO: Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery

Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery captured surveillance footage of the thief in a black car

VIDEO: Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery
Truck thief runs out of gas in North Okanagan

Truck thief runs out of gas in North Okanagan

Pickup stolen from Coldstream, found not far away

Truck thief runs out of gas in North Okanagan
Lars Baggenstos, the creator of a Ram’s head previously on display in Penticton, and now stolen, is making a plea in the hopes it is returned to him. (Supplied)

Creator of stolen ram’s head sculpture in Penticton pleas for its return

This is the first piece of public art that has been stolen from Lars Baggenstos

Lars Baggenstos, the creator of a Ram’s head previously on display in Penticton, and now stolen, is making a plea in the hopes it is returned to him. (Supplied)
Spallumcheen beekeeper Doug Gordon discovered close to 30 of his hive boxes had been stolen from his property sometime prior to Saturday, May 16, mere weeks before they were destined for pollenation in Southern Alberta. (Facebook photo)

Theft of hives stings Okanagan beekeeper

Doug Gordon discovered nearly 30 hives taken from his Spallumcheen property

Spallumcheen beekeeper Doug Gordon discovered close to 30 of his hive boxes had been stolen from his property sometime prior to Saturday, May 16, mere weeks before they were destined for pollenation in Southern Alberta. (Facebook photo)
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Bikes, beer targeted by prowling thieves in Shuswap village

Chase RCMP deal with stolen bicycles, motorbikes in April

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A Zipstop braking unit, useful only to zipline companies, was stolen from Chase’s Treetop Flyers sometime between April 13 and 14. The company is appealing to the public for the return of the device. (Contributed)

Braking device swiped from Shuswap zipline company

Chase’s Treetop Flyers appeals to public for return of Zipstop unit

A Zipstop braking unit, useful only to zipline companies, was stolen from Chase’s Treetop Flyers sometime between April 13 and 14. The company is appealing to the public for the return of the device. (Contributed)
A man wanted in connection with cheese theft

Man allegedly steals $1400 worth of cheese from West Kelowna grocer

Police are looking to speak with a man in connection with a cheese theft

A man wanted in connection with cheese theft
Police believe this man stole a seaplane from the Harbour Air terminal at the Vancouver harbour on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020. (Vancouver Police Department)

Caught on camera: Police release video of man who allegedly stole seaplane in Vancouver

Police say the man broke into the Harbour Air terminal and then got into one of the seaplanes in the harbour

Police believe this man stole a seaplane from the Harbour Air terminal at the Vancouver harbour on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020. (Vancouver Police Department)
Ron Phippen in the T-shirt his fiancée Lori Roberts met him in. Phippen died suddenly of melanoma on Jan. 18, 2020 but then a month later a bag of his T-shirts destined for a memorial blanket was stolen in Chilliwack. (Facebook)

B.C. widow ‘crushed’ over stolen T-shirts meant for memorial blanket

Lori Roberts lost her fiancé one month ago Tuesday now she’s lost almost all she had left of him

Ron Phippen in the T-shirt his fiancée Lori Roberts met him in. Phippen died suddenly of melanoma on Jan. 18, 2020 but then a month later a bag of his T-shirts destined for a memorial blanket was stolen in Chilliwack. (Facebook)
Provincial courtroom (File photo)

Sentenced for stealing pricey ring from Salmon Arm pawn shop

Accused vows to change criminal history through beating addictions

Provincial courtroom (File photo)
Bait cars used to tempt thieves in Vernon

Bait cars used to tempt thieves in Vernon

Theft from vehicles up more than 30 per cent in 4th quarter: RCMP

Bait cars used to tempt thieves in Vernon
B.C. man sentenced to 3.5 years for stealing wigs meant for kids with cancer
B.C. man sentenced to 3.5 years for stealing wigs meant for kids with cancer
Steve Tatoosh, Hupacasath chief councillor, holds two of the approximetely 1,400 sockeye salmon caught by a DFO test boat that were distributed to the nation’s members. KARLY BLATS PHOTO

Longtime B.C. First Nation chief charged after break-and-enter

Hupacasath First Nation’s Steven Tatoosh faces numerous charges following a Jan. 28 incident

Steve Tatoosh, Hupacasath chief councillor, holds two of the approximetely 1,400 sockeye salmon caught by a DFO test boat that were distributed to the nation’s members. KARLY BLATS PHOTO
Break in artist refuses to be framed

Break in artist refuses to be framed

No one is being framed in this break in. According to Princeton…

Break in artist refuses to be framed
A skid-steer loader and car trailer was stolen from Armstrong’s AIM maintenance lot early Monday morning. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

Skid-steer loader stolen from AIM Roads in North Okanagan

Loader was stolen early Monday morning along with a vehicle trailer from AIM maintenance lot

A skid-steer loader and car trailer was stolen from Armstrong’s AIM maintenance lot early Monday morning. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)