Does it seem the RCMP are busier during the summer months, or at least on the long weekends? When asked if this was true, Powell River RCMP Staff Sargent Rod Wiebe had this to say…

So when does this busy trend end?

Wiebe says there were 142 calls for service between July 28 th and August 4 th. Included in those statistics was a theft of an outboard motor off a parked boat on the 7100 block of Kemano Street. The motor is described as a 12 hp Johnson, and a few tools were taken as well