Unsolved crimes: Kelowna

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars. Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.



DATE: February 28, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-10032

Kelowna RCMP were contacted by a woman whose bike was stolen while locked in front of the Parkinson Activity Centre located at 1800 Parkinson Way on February 27, 2014. The bike is a woman’s black Sirrus 24 speed made by Specialized. The bike had a kickstand, full fender, red and white striped bell and a book rack. The basket shown in the photo was not on the bicycle when stolen.

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net. Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.



DATE: February 24, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-9377

A business owner has been hit by thieves three times in the last two months. Suspects have been cutting the back fence to a gated compound of the business located on the 500 block of Gaston Avenue. The third theft occurred during the early hours of February 24th where the suspects entered and stole approximately 12 high pressure aluminum radiators. The radiators are approximately 2.5 feet by 2.5 feet in size and are valued at $5000.00.


You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.

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Okanagan Crime Stoppers is a non profit community based crime solving program working in conjunction with the police, the media and the public to help make your community a safer place in which to live.

Crime Stoppers empowers regular people to fight back against crime. Anyone can submit an anonymous tip by using our tips line, and if that tip leads to an arrest the individual will receive a reward for their efforts.

Crime Stoppers operates in over 20 countries worldwide and since the very first program started in 1976, we have become the number one community based crime solving organization in the world.

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