Oceanside RCMP remind the public in Parksville Qualicum Beach that they now offer online reporting.
In a press release, spokesman Cpl. Jesse Foreman said the option to report lost or stolen licence plates and ICBC validation tags (insurance decals) is now available as well.
To report a crime that has already been committed, online crime reporting is available if:
• You have no witness or suspect;
• You have lost something that costs less than $5,000;
• Someone has stolen something from you that costs less than $5,000;
• Someone has vandalized your property or vehicle and it will cost less than $5000 to repair it;
• There are no items involving personal identity or firearms;
• You have a valid email address.
Visit https://ocre-sielc.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/oceanside/en for access to further details or to report a crime online.
If you have a crime that requires a police officer, call the non-emergency number at 250-248-6111.