RCMP, PC Solid Waste partner for litter checkpoints

As part of Environment Week activities, Pictou County Solid Waste, in partnership with the Pictou County RCMP, held litter checkpoints this morning along the Abercrombie Road as well as the Westville Road. The purpose of these checkpoints were to thank motorists for not littering and to give them a litter bag for their vehicle to...

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This is why police need you to report impaired drivers

RCMP in Pictou County were hard at work this past weekend, and were involved with three particular incidents where the drivers had their vehicles towed. In all cases, the reason the vehicles were towed was related to impaired driving. At 1:35 p.m. on Saturday June 2, RCMP stopped a vehicle in Moose River because of...

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Two arrested at checkpoints for impaired driving

Pictou County District RCMP have arrested a 25-year-old man and a 45-year-old man for impaired driving during the weekend. Both came through police checkpoints. Shortly after midnight during the early morning of April 22, RCMP conducted a checkstop in Alma.  They observed a vehicle driven by a male approaching the checkstop.  Upon further investigation, the 25-year old...

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RCMP arrests man after he attempted to avoid checkpoint

BIBLE HILL – A Valley man was arrested on the weekend after trying to avoid an RCMP checkpoint. Members of RCMP Traffic Services and Colchester District were conducting a checkpoint near the train overpass on Main Street in Bible Hill at 1:19 a.m. on Saturday. A vehicle approached the area at a high rate of...

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