Sign Theft and Road Destruction

The R.M. of Canwood No. 494 is asking for the public’s assistance to report known incidents of the destruction or theft of R.M. signs and roadways during the summer of 2020. Numerous signs have been stolen or vandalized in the general area north and east of Canwood. Destructive driving resulting in deep ruts in the roadways has been reported throughout the municipality. If you notice a sign that is missing or damage that has been done to the road that could cause danger to motorists on our roadways, please contact the Municipal Office. If you witness theft or vandalism in these events or have information on a theft or vandalism, you can report these offenses to the police at 310-RCMP(7267) or if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

The R.M. of Canwood will pay up to $1,000.00 for information that leads to the arrest, charge, and conviction of persons for Theft, Possession of Stolen Property or Mischief in relation to the theft and destruction of R.M. signs and roadways.

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