The Nanaimo RCMP have released a composite sketch of a male who attempted to grab a female in late March as she walked through a parking lot at Vancouver Island University. The incident occurred on Thursday March 28th at approximately 6:45 PM in a parking lot near Building 180. The 20 year old female student was not physically injured and managed to fight the male off. She then ran and alerted security.
At approximately 5:00 pm on May 21st, 2013, the Port Alberni RCMP received a 9-1-1 call from a 16 year old girl who stated she had been assaulted in the area of the railroad tracks by Roger Creek Park, near Gertrude and Roger Streets.