The Merritt RCMP has released its weekly update, this time looking to highlight a lack of regard for the system by offenders, as well as a lack of action by the courts on multiple failure to appear and impaired driving incidents.
by Marius Auer | Jun 10, 2022
The province of British Columbia has received the first ever exemption from Health Canada’s Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, ensuring adults are not subject to criminal charges for the possession of certain illegal drugs for personal use for three years, starting January 31, 2023.
by Marius Auer | Jun 6, 2022
A busy night on Friday for the Merritt RCMP saw the execution of three separate search warrants on properties suspected of being involved in the local drug trade, with frontline officers and the Merritt RCMP General Investigation Section seizing illegal guns and drugs.
by Merritt Herald | Apr 14, 2022
The Merritt Fire Rescue Department responded late last night to a fire which destroyed a mobile home at Clapperton Avenue’s Diamondvale Mobile Home Park. Although its cause has not been determined, investigators are on site today.
by Izaiah Reyes | Apr 8, 2022
The RCMP. Merritt Fire and Rescue Department, and Emergency Health Services were all present along Nicola Avenue on Monday, April 4 when a man had stopped his vehicle in the middle of the road.
by Morgan Hampton | Feb 16, 2022
Merritt RCMP have released a media report informing citizens of what has kept their officers busy, including new charges and a court outcome.
by Morgan Hampton | Jun 17, 2021
The charges relate to an incident that occurred in Merritt on July 17, 2020.