The RCMP had their hands full during this years annual Craven Country Thunder.

Over the course of the weekend the RCMP responded to over 32 calls on the Country Thunder grounds.

 One of the most notable incidents was a case of public nudity on Saturday.

"Craven Country Thunder attendees are definitly having fun and we have noticed at times they feel inspired to 'dance like nobody's watching.' The reality is that other people at the event are watching. While the  RCMP fully supports everyone's desire to have fun and enjoy themselves, we do ask that you please do so, while wearing clothes," the RCMP said in a newrelease. 

Friday, July 14:

On the Craven Country Thunder grounds:

  • Calls for service: 18.
  • Assault: 3 (One resulting in charges.)
  • Disturbing the peace: 2.
  • Mischeif: 1.
  • Public intoxication: 6.
  • Roadside suspensions: 1.
  • Prisoners held: 5.

Traffic services in the area surrounding the Craven Country Thunder grounds:

  • Vehicle contacts: 169.
  • Warnings: 21.
  • Inspection notices: 8
  • Alcohol and gaming regulation (AGRA) tickets: 4.
  • Speeding: 11.
  • Other: 23.

Saturday, July 15:

On the Craven Country Thunder grounds:

  • Calls for service: 32.
  • Assault: 6 (One resulting in charges. Domestic in nature, no weapons involved.)
  • Public nudity: 1.
  • Disturbing the peace: 7.
  • Mischief: 1.
  • Public intoxication: 7.
  • Roadside suspensions: 1.
  • Alcohol and gaming regulation (AGRA) tickets: 3.
  • Sexual Assault: 1.
  • Theft: 1.
  • Prisoners held: 5.

Traffic services in the area surrounding the Craven Country Thunder grounds:

  • Vehicle contacts: 519.
  • Warnings/ Inspection Notices: 50.
  • Alcohol and gaming regulation (AGRA) tickets: 2.
  • Speeding: 3.
  • Other safety act (TSA) tickets: 41.
  • Roadside suspensions: 1.
  • Drive while suspended: 1.

 

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