Category Archives: Shift Diary

The boot gives chase

K9 TrainingOur second block out was still an orientation block for the boot. I drove but he took more of the contact role in the calls.

On our day shifts we received information that a suspect who was wanted for a violent robbery in Surrey was at a residence in our zone.  We arrived on scene as the suspect was attempting to leave and arrested him in the backyard before he could get away.  When we arrested the suspect, we discovered that he was also breaching some conditions of his release on a previous charge. Continue reading The boot gives chase

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Ringing in 2014

The first block of 2014 started off as the first block on the road for our new boot!  He’ll be riding with me for several blocks.  We were scheduled to work afternoon shifts for the block.

Replica FirearmWe used the first afternoon to get setup and acquainted with the equipment.  Once we hit the road, one of the first traffic stops we made resulted in an arrest and seizure of drugs and a replica firearm.  It was a great start to the night.

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That’s not your ID

Weapon-6Day shift #1

The shift revolved around a single call. In the morning I was dispatched to a report of an aggressive panhandler outside of a business. As I got out to speak with him, he became very nervous. Much to the bystanders surprise, my approach with him went from calm and professional to hands on and very direct in a split second.

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The hit & run that wasn’t

Single vehicle MVI
Single vehicle MVI

Day shift #1

The day shift was primarily a routine paperwork & catch up day.  I did attend a couple routine calls and bylaw complaints.  The Municipality of Delta’s Bylaws can be found by clicking here.  The two main Bylaw complaints that tie up Police resources are residential noise (house parties and barking dogs) and construction noise (outside of permissible hours).

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