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F Division RCMP
December 1-7, 2013 was National Safe Driving week. Over the course of the National Impaired Driving Enforcement blitz on December 7 – 8, 2013, detachments and traffic units across Saskatchewan conducted numerous stop checks on roadways across the province.
The following are the results from the National Impaired Driving Enforcement blitz from December 7-8, 2013:
· 532.5 Sobriety checkpoint person hours
· 30 Impaired by alcohol criminal charges
· 34 Roadside suspensions for alcohol
· 75 Approved screen device tests performed and subjects PASSED
RCMP Saskatchewan is encouraging everyone to commit to driving sober. Everyone has the right to come home safe. Together, we can make a difference.
North Battleford RCMP
2013.12.06 6am - 2013.12.09 6am
Approximately 80 calls for service/occurrences reported. 7 Alarms, 6 found to be false, 1 possible break and enter attempted, awaiting surveillance footage.. 5 Nuisance/False 911 call. Several reports of erratic driving/driving complaints. Several unsolved reports of suspected intoxicated persons.
611am - Loud Party complaint on Winder Crescent. Warning given
848am - 36 year old woman arrested for Public Intoxication on Ross Crescent.
1035am - Child custody complaint. Guidance and advise provided by police, but matter was strictly civil in nature.
401pm - Hit and run to vehicle parked on 1700 block of 110th Street in a parking lot. Incident happened some time during the day.
416pm - 4 intoxicated males causing a disturbance at an apartment building on St Laurent Drive. One subject located and warned who left area without issue. Others already gone from area.
424pm - 911 call of a male who appears to have been assaulted walking around on Centennial Crescent. Male not located and no related complaints received.
618pm - Male banned from a business reported to be there. Left when police called. Later located by members and warned to not return.
708pm - Two vehicle collision reported on Railway Avenue. One vehicle stopped briefly but left area without exchanging information with other driver. Possible suspect identified and matter remains under investigation.
725pm - 911 call made from Clark Drive. Complainant upset, initially complaining about a theft of alcohol from residence and wanted police to locate suspects and bring back her beer. Investigation revealed complainant was just upset because when everyone left her residence, they took all the alcohol and didn't leave her any. No theft occurred.
820pm - Intoxicated male trying to enter residence on 104th Street. Left as police were being called.
834pm - Request to locate 37 year old male who had called family, quite intoxicated and unsure of whereabouts. Subject located a short time later unharmed.
1009pm - Assault reported on Panton Avenue. Victim would not cooperate with any investigation into matter. No injuries noted or reported.
205am - Report of assault at a licensed premise. Two intoxicated persons fighting with each other and staff. A 24 year old male was arrested on scene. Second suspect fled area prior to police arrival. Matter remains under investigation.
211am - Loud Party complaint on St. Laurent Drive. Warning given and no further complaints received.
412am - Members called to residence on 2300 block of 100th Street on complaint of intoxicated woman causing problems. Upon arrival, no one at residence wanted to provide any information on circumstances. 18 year old male on scene found to have warrants and taken into custody.
433am - Intoxicated male, not properly dressed for weather on 105th Street banging on doors. 29 year old male located and arrested. Later released on charge of Failing to Comply with Undertaking.
550pm - Hit and run reported on 105th Street. Suspect driver returned to scene while police there and facing charges under the Traffic Safety Act.
1022pm- 911 call to residence on 109th Street. Complainant's ex-boyfriend at residence and on conditions to have no contact with her, fled home as police were being called. Charges pending.
1206am - Call to residence of a domestic dispute on St. Laurent Drive. Subject's arguing, no violence.
200am - Unwanted phone calls being received by unknown person(s). Investigation ongoing.
247am - 34 year old male arrested for public intoxication, refusing to leave a licensed premise.
853am - People arguing/intoxicated at a residence on 104th Street. Subjects separated for the day.
1230pm - Two vehicle collision at 100th Street and 13th Avenue. Both vehicles towed from scene. Ambulance attended as one driver sustained non-serious injuries.
100pm - Single vehicle collision reported on Railway Avenue East. No injuries and minor damage to property.
903pm - Subject failing to pay cab fare reported on 103th Street. Agreement between parties reached.
957pm - Attempted break in to a parked vehicle on 900 block of 106th Street. Suspect(s) did not gain entry, scared off by alarm/owner.
1021pm - 15 year old youth reported missing from 112th Street. Located later unharmed.