On Sept. 17 police were called to a residence on the 100 block of Leash Road in Courtenay for a theft complaint. The owner reports that someone broke into his shed and emptied a freezer full of salmon.
Police attended a residence on the 2700 block of Nairn Place in Courtenay for a report of a break, enter and theft on Sept. 18. The investigation revealed that an unknown culprit entered via a side window that had been partially removed. Stolen was an Apple iPod.
On Sept. 18 police took a report of a break, enter and theft from a residence on the 4700 block of Forbidden Plateau Road in Courtenay. Thieves entered via a basement door to the house and once inside stole a laptop computer and a flat screen TV.
Cruiser hit & run
Police are investigating a hit and run accident involving one of their marked police cars. The police car in question was parked in the parking lot at Ford Cove Harbour when someone ran into it causing damage to the headlight and the front end. This investigation is continuing.
On Sept.19 police received a report of a 12-foot aluminum boat being stolen from a property on the 2200 block of Coleman Road in the Merville area.
On Sept. 19 the Comox Valley RCMP entered into a report of an assault that had taken place at a residence on the 6000 block of Island Highway north. The dispute started over the ownership of a dog and ended in an assault of a woman by a man.