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
Day shift #1
I spent the morning returning voicemail, making phone calls and following up with some investigations. In the late morning I was dispatched to a Break and Enter involving an apartment building under construction. Several suites had been damaged and the building itself sustained a significant amount of damage from several water leaks caused by the thieves. I spent the rest of the shift going through the building with the owner and construction manager and then our forensic identification section. With some potential leads this will be an ongoing investigation, especially when you consider the amount of the theft and substantial damage. This was no doubt a part of the perpetual cycle of crime to feed a drug addiction.