Police currently looking for suspect after incident on highway leaves officer injured

A suspect fled in a stolen vehicle after a stop at weigh scales west of Golden. An officer is injured with non-life threatening injuries.

Police are looking for a suspect after vehicle theft near Golden.

This afternoon near the weigh scales west of Golden BC, RCMP conducted a vehicle stop in connection with a possible theft.

The suspect in the stopped vehicle failed to comply with police direction, and subsequently stole a nearby vehicle.

During this incident an RCMP police officer was injured with what is believed to be non-life threatening injuries.

There is now an active search underway for the suspect in this incident, with multiple police resources responding.  Please be advised it is very early during an evolving police investigation, and information at this time, such as direction of travel, is still limited.

Although it is recognized that the public may want to be of assistance in this matter, at this time police are unable to provide any further information. Updates will be provided when feasible.

Just Posted

Your Mountain Minute for September 20

Golden’s weekly 60-second news recap… Continue reading

WildSafeBC goes wild

Submitted The WildSafeBC goes wild weekend occurs province-wide every year on the… Continue reading

Services report: RCMP receive 86 calls

Golden Star Staff Golden-Field RCMP This week, the Golden-Field RCMP had 86… Continue reading

More burning prohibitions rescinded in southeast B.C.

Category 2 and 3 fires will be permitted in Southeast Fire Centre as of 1p.m. on Wednesday.

Excellence in local government starts at core facilities

A group of people gathered on September 13 to learn and talk… Continue reading

Conservation officer frees B.C. deer from flotation gear mishap

BC Conservation Officer Service is reminding residents to keep backyards clear of entanglements

Lions earn stunning 35-32 OT win over Ticats

Epic comeback lifts B.C. past Hamilton in CFL thriller

Czarnik nets 3 as Flames dump Canucks 5-2

Calgary picks up exhibition win over Vancouver

Ottawa to name new ambassador for women, peace and security, Freeland says

Chrystia Freeland also confirmed Canada would spend about $25 million to fund number of initiatives

‘A little bright spot:’ Ottawa residents rescue dog trapped beneath rubble

Freelance journalist says rescue of a dog trapped under rubble was happy ending amid chaos in Ottawa

B.C. deaf community wants different sign languages on federal accessibility act

Advocates also want Indigenous Sign Language to be recognized on the Indigenous Language Act

VIDEO: B.C.-born firefighter remembered by MP in emotional speech

Family asks first responders to look after one another in wake of suicide, growing concerns of PTSD

Airline has ‘close call’ with drone while en route to B.C. airport

Jazz Aviation reported the drone sighting near Vancouver to the RCMP and Transport Canada

Tragic accident claims life of B.C. toddler

Fundraising effort has been created to help mom and family

Most Read