POLICE NEWS: Rollover on Tatlow Road due to distracted driving, say police

Please remember to secure your belongings and don’t leave garage door openers in your vehicles.

  • Aug. 26, 2015 2:00 p.m.

Sidney & North Saanich

• On Aug 17 at 11 a.m. police attended a single vehicle roll-over on Tatlow Road at West Saanich Road.

The driver was distracted and had reached down to retrieve something off the floor.

A violation ticket was issued for distracted driving. The driver only sustained minor injuries.

 

• On Aug 17, police attended a residential break and enter in the 9700 block of West Saanich Road. Entry was gained through an unlocked garage door (the vehicle in the driveway had been left unlocked, the thieves accessed the garage by using the garage door opener).

Please remember to secure your belongings and don’t leave garage door openers in your vehicles.

Also, ensure you lock the door that leads from your garage to your house. In this case, thieves made away with a bicycle, car keys and some change.

 

• On Aug 18, police responded to a collision between a cyclist and a vehicle on McDonald Park Road.  The vehicle was stopped and the cyclist struck the vehicle. It is believed alcohol was a factor in this crash.

The cyclist, according to witnesses, was travelling  fast and disobeyed a yield sign. The cyclist was taken to hospital and was discharged with only minor injuries.

Just Posted

Bear sightings historically rare in Langford: City staff

51 bear complaints or sightings in last year

Families hop over to Easter celebrations at Millstream Village

Annual Easter Eggstravaganza had lineups before 11 a.m.

Archaeologist monitoring building work on Tsawout First Nation amid burial ground concerns

Some in community claim construction has potentially disturbed historic graves, contractor disagrees

Mental health walk/run aims to outpace depression

Walk increased to 5k, run to 10k

Parishioners bear the weight of a large wooden cross on Good Friday

Good Friday Passion Procession winds through streets of Victoria

WATCH: Movie star and PACE alum Calum Worthy talks musical theatre and his career

“American Vandal” and “Austin and Ally” actor has been returning to the program for over 20 years

POLL: How often does your family use BC Ferries?

Navigating the lineups for BC Ferries is a way of life for… Continue reading

Crime Stoppers most wanted for Greater Victoria for the week of April 16

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

B.C. RCMP receive application for Police Cat Services

RCMP announced the launch of the Police Cat Services unit as an April fools joke

Kirkland Signature veggie burgers recalled due to possible metal fragments

Recalled products came in 1.7 kg packages with a best before date of Apr. 23, 2019

Parents of 13 who tortured children get life after hearing victims

One of their daughters fled their home and pleaded for help to a 911 operator

Flooding, climate change force Quebecers to rethink relationship with water

Compensation for victims of recurring floods limit to 50% of a home’s value, or a maximum of $100,000

Storms blast South, where tornadoes threaten several states

9.7 million people in the Carolinas and Virginia at a moderate risk of severe weather

Private cargo ship brings Easter feast to the space station

There are three Americans two Russians and one Canadian living on the space station

Most Read