Saturday, January 25, 2020

Victoria Buzz Staff

Your inside source for Greater Victoria happenings. Established in 2012.

This downtown fitness studio is challenging Victorians to stick to their New Year’s resolutions

With a sick Tofino getaway prize for one lucky go-getter 😍

Wind warning issued for Wednesday following heavy snowfall in Victoria

..and more snow is expected throughout the day!

Here’s how to help kids with cancer by cleaning out your closet

Time to mix some fashion with compassion!

19-year-old facing impaired driving charges after crash in Oak Bay (PHOTOS)

Police say they'd be in the ocean if they didn't hit a tree first.

Wind storm to bring 80 km/hr gusts to Victoria Friday

First a snowfall warning, now wind!
Man shot dead in Beiseker

West Shore RCMP warn of a scammer posing as police officer

The caller ID shows as the detachments non-emergency line.

These thieves broke into a Nanaimo Tim Horton’s on Christmas Day

They allegedly pried open the drive-through window to get inside.
Quadra Street police incident, January 7th

Driver crashes on Quadra Street after attempting to flee police (VIDEO)

Multiple people were arrested at gunpoint.

West Shore RCMP release sketch of sex assault suspect on Cooper Road

The alleged incident occurred last April.
V2V Empress

V2V ferry service from Victoria to Vancouver ceases operations after three years

They will not return to service this Spring.

Record-breaking $70M Lotto Max jackpot still up for grabs

The $$$ is up for grabs tomorrow night!

One person arrested following knife fight in Centennial Square Thursday afternoon

One person suffered non-life-threatening injuries

Man sought by police following reports of public masturbation at Thetis Lake

Two 12-year-old boys witnessed the incident.

Saanich Police search for missing 24-year-old man

He was last seen on Christmas Day
Victoria Police Needle

VicPD issues public warning after two possible attempted kidnappings in downtown Victoria

Both incidents occurred today and both women were able to escape.

Alcohol believed to be a factor in single-vehicle Malahat crash Friday

Thankfully no one was injured in this collision.

70-year-old pedestrian sent to hospital after being struck by vehicle in Oak Bay

This is the second pedestrian struck in Oak Bay this week.

6.3 magnitude earthquake strikes west of Port Hardy on Christmas Eve

This is the fifth quake in the past couple days in the area.
Victoria Police Needle

34-year-old man arrested in connection with multiple Saanich fires

It's alleged he started 5 fires from December 6th to December 20th

Six arrested on drug trafficking charges after search warrant executed on Haultain Street

Numerous concerns were raised about activity at the home

Nanaimo RCMP on the hunt for bank robber wearing Santa hat

You could say there was a ho-ho-hold up.. 🎅🏻

Gifts stolen after thieves ransack Oak Bay home while residents were away

Unfortunately for this family, the Grinch made an appearance in Oak Bay.

Two women arrested after search warrant executed at hotel room in Courtenay

Drugs, cash, and cell phones were seized.

Pedestrian killed while crossing road in Port Alberni Wednesday night

Bystanders provided first aid to the pedestrian until first responders arrived.

The 6th annual Victoria Buzz Christmas Lights Tour Map

Hop in the car and crank up the Christmas music!

Early morning fire destroys boat moored at the Oak Bay Marina

The cause of the fire is unknown.

18 things to do in and around Victoria this weekend, December 7th-8th

Get your food and teddy bears ready! 🧸