Oceanside RCMP received 260 complaints the week of Aug. 21 to Aug 27.
Some of the incidents included:
• A vehicle was reported sprayed with graffiti in the 200 block of Island Highway West, Parksville.
• Tail lights were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 700 block of Middlegate Road, Errington.
• A flat-deck trailer with B.C. licence plate 90582U was reported stolen on Rainbow Way, Parksville.
• Two body amour panels were found near Foxtail and Lodgepole Drive, Parksville. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.
• A red 1997 Dodge Ram 2500 was reported stolen in the 1100 block of Fair Road, Parksville.
• A red-and-blue Gucci backpack and contents were reported stolen in the 100 block of Craig Street, Parksville. Contents missing were a white mini x speaker, blue Apple iPhone 12 and a white/rose Apple iPhone 8+.
• A black shoulder bag with personal belongings was found in the 100 block of Island Highway West, Parksville. Contact Oceanside RCMP during regular business hours to claim.
• A vehicle windshield was reported damaged by a thrown rock near Melrose Road, Qualicum Beach.
• A brown 2005 Chevrolet Silverado with B.C. licence plates RJ9788 was reported stolen in the 1200 block of Leffler Road, Errington.
• Two vehicle batteries were reported stolen in the 1400 block of Springhill Road, Parksville.
• A silver 2000 Honda 8 HP outboard motor was reported stolen in the 400 block of Dogwood Road, Qualicum Beach.
• A nighttime prowler was reported 500 block of Wembley Road, Parksville.
If you see a crime in progress, call 911. Crimes of a less serious nature that are not in progress may be reported online. The Oceanside RCMP non-emergency number is 250-248-6111 (extension 7). The detachment is located at 421 Pym St. North, Parksville, with public business hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m., Monday to Friday, except holidays.
— NEWS Staff, submitted