Business Safety Resources
This page hosts resources and links for Businesses on the Shore.
If you find a discarded needle(s) or other drug-related materials in the downtown core or the North Shore, call the CAP team at 250-572-3009. Service for the North Shore CAP is available Tuesday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm, from May 23 to September 30. This service is limited to Business Corridors.
On days or times when CAP is not able to respond, or for surrounding neighbourhoods, please phone or text ASK Wellness at: 778-257-1292 or email ODP433@askwellness.ca
Interior Health, The City Of Kamloops, both BIAs and community partners are all working to minimize the impacts of sharps in our communities. Resources are available for Business and Community leaders to act, to raise awareness and to reach out as required.
Toolkit for Safe Sharps Disposal – IHA PDF
Sharps Disposal Fact Sheet – PDF
Graffiti on public property can be resolved by the Graffiti Task Force. The task force can also cover graffiti on private property for a very reasonable fee. Find more information through this link.
CAP Team North Shore
The CAP team patrols four areas of the Shore:
- Tranquille South of the Chartwell residence
- Tranquille through eighth street north to soccer Quest
- 12th street light industrial area
- Brock shop
Most of the day will be spent in the highest incident areas of lower Tranquille with patrols rotating through the remaining three areas. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please call the RCMP at 911 for violent issues which pose potential risk to human safety or have the potential to damage property. For non-emergency issues, to provide information, or to request the police when immediate safety is not a concern, please call 250.828.3000.
RCMP Business Resources
Kamloops RCMP provide business awareness and education tools through the Community Policing Service. Find out more by visiting this page.. (click here)
Call Out List for Issues
|RCMP: Non-Emergency Criminal Behavior.||250.828.3000|
|By-Law: Non-Emergency By-Law Infractions.||250.828.3409|
|Street Outreach: ASK Wellness Society|
Working with community to address social concerns related to homelessness. Connecting street entrenched persons to housing and health services.
|SHOP Outreach: ASK Wellness Society|
Working with community to address social concerns related to Sex Work. Connecting vulnerable women to health and housing options.
|Youth Outreach: Interior Community Services |
Connecting street entrenched youth to age appropriate services and resources.
|Overdose Prevention: ASK Wellness Society |
Harm reduction equipment,
Needle pick up, Access to Naloxone Kits.
|Overdose Prevention: Interior Health Authority|
|CAP Team |
Customer care and patrol.
|The Shore 250.572.3017
|Kamloops Crime Prevention |
Crime Prevention and Education.
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