Two families reunited with missing dogs, but investigation continues to find others stolen

Dawson Creek RCMP reported today that two dogs that were taken from one property earlier this month were returned to the property without the owners’ knowledge. There were no apparent ill effects to the dogs. In another case, a dog that had been reported as stolen was located wandering loose in Dawson Creek, and was […]

Suspect charged, house condemned after Dawson Creek police search suspected ‘crack shack’

The search of the house, located at 828 107 Avenue, on Dec. 15 was the culmination of an investigation by the Dawson Creek Municipal Drug Section that was initiated as the result of multiple tips received from the community. As a result of the search, a quantity of crack cocaine and cash with a combined […]

Two local men charged with murder following gruesome discovery of body outside Dawson Creek apartment building

Police arrested and charged Ryan Beaulieu, 26, on Nov. 7 and Clayton Beaulieu, 22, on Nov. 11, with second degree murder. Both men remain in police custody, and Clayton Beaulieu made his first court appearance this morning (Tuesday) and is scheduled to appear in court again on Dec. 6. On Nov. 7 at 8 p.m., […]

Dawson Creek RCMP cracking down on distracted driving due to electronic devices this month

A violation for talking, emailing or texting on a hand-held device while driving could cost you at least $167. Of course, hand-held devices include cellular phones, but also any other electronic device capable of sending or receiving phone calls, emails or other text-based messages, and “use” can include simply holding a device in a position […]

Residents encouraged to get involved in community policing programs

The detachment is seeking volunteers for three community policing programs, but particularly for the Speed Watch and Citizens on Patrol (COPS) programs. Those programs have seen membership dwindle over the last few years, said Cst. Ambie Verbruggen, community policing/crime reduction officer for the Dawson Creek RCMP, and one of her priorities is to see more […]

More details released about high-speed chase that ended in Dawson Creek

A 19-year-old male driver, who police confirmed is from Fort St. John, was charged with dangerous driving, driving while disqualified, flight from police, assault with a weapon and possession following a chase, both in a vehicle and on foot, that started around 7 p.m. Dawson Creek RCMP confirmed the assault charge is related to the […]

Police investigating charges after gravel truck collides with another truck

Police state that the collision occurred when one of the gravel trucks, heading north on Nelson Road, went through a stop sign and t-boned a second gravel truck travelling on the highway. The second truck left the roadway, overturning on to its side and spilling its load. Both drivers were uninjured in the incident. The […]

Dawson Creek RCMP seeking volunteers for community policing programs

Speed Watch is a program designed to alert motorists to their actual speed while going through high collision areas or school zones. Speed Watch volunteers will be trained to use the radar board and to wear proper safety gear while working to make the city`s streets safer. Citizens on Patrol is an organization which volunteers […]