News

Mission RCMP alarm response protocol changes

  - Record file image
— image credit: Record file image

Mission police will still respond to panic, hold-up and two-way voice alarms, plus a few more.

The new year marked the start date of a new alarm response protocol by the Mission RCMP that aims to curb the amount of time police attend false alarms.

According to police statistics, in 2010, 97 per cent of alarms received by local RCMP were false or cancelled. In 2011, it was 95 per cent.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Traditional school forum Nov. 13 at Fraserview
 
Banned members stage protest at Mission Friendship Centre
 
Still no answers for mom mourning loss of baby daughter
B.C. teachers endorse six-year deal, 86 per cent in favour (with VIDEO)
 
BCTF touts deal in email to members
 
Food and friends in unusual places
Robson reduced to rubble
 
Mountain named for pioneer surveyor
 
Future of Paramount Theatre building in Chilliwack still uncertain

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 19 edition online now. Browse the archives.