RCMP report above-average 57 thefts from vehicles last week

Kamloops RCMP have mapped out 57 thefts from motor vehicles that occurred last week.

Mounties have been reporting thefts from vehicle statistics to media for nine weeks. On average, there has been 47 thefts from motor vehicles each week.

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Thefts not seen on this week’s maps include two of unknown location, one in Valleyview and one in Barnhartvale.

“These maps are not just a reminder to motorists to lock their vehicles, but also to all citizens, to remind them that if they see suspicious behaviour in their neighbourhood, to call the police,” Cpl. Jodi Shelkie said, when announcing the mapping project.


Aug. 26-Sept. 1: 57

Aug. 19-25: 35

Aug. 12-18: 36

Aug. 5-11: 43

July 29-Aug. 4: 43

July 22-28: 39

July 15-21: 48

July 8-14: 60

July 1-7: 58

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