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Sunday, September 25, 2022


Crime

Knife-wielding suspect who threatened BC Transit driver wanted for attempted murder

He’s wanted for multiple incidents in Ontario.

BC unveils 28 recommendations on dealing with repeat offenders in the province

A more in-depth report is expected to be released later this month.
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RCMP arrest impaired Salt Spring Island man passed out in his car

Illicit drugs and paraphernalia were found in the vehicle.

RCMP investigating suspicious fire in downtown Parksville

No one was injured.

Victoria woman running for city council arrested in Langley

Her name may still be included on the ballot.

Police search for more victims of sophisticated rental fraud in Victoria area

Two suspects have been arrested.
Man shot dead in Beiseker

Police looking for man who allegedly exposed himself on trail in Colwood

It occurred near the 3400 block of Veterans Memorial Parkway

IIO seeks witnesses after police incident in Victoria left woman seriously injured

The incident occurred near the intersection of Park Boulevard and Heywood Avenue.

Amber Alert for 3-year old boy abducted by mother in Vancouver resolved safely

He was found near Calgary.

One man in custody after multiple shots fired at Nanaimo RCMP officers

The incident began around 6 p.m. Sunday.

Two men arrested following early morning shooting on Douglas Street: VicPD

The victim suffered a potentially life-altering injury.

Victoria woman who is wanted by police also running for city council

She nearly hit officers with her vehicle on Canada Day.

West Shore street racers slapped with 80 violation tickets and two car impoundments

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Saanich Police cleared of any wrongdoing in standoff that saw man seriously injured

It was determined that the injuries were self-inflicted.

Several suspects identified after bear spray discharged in crowd at Port Alberni fall fair

Several bystanders were “heavily affected” by the noxious substance.

VicPD seeks witnesses and video after driver arrested in second incident of erratic driving

He was tased after trying to fight officers.

Teen charged with second-degree murder in fatal stabbing at popular Nanaimo park

The victim was a 29-year-old man with a development disability.
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Intoxicated boaters on moonlit sailing arrested by Nanaimo RCMP morning

They had no lights or life jackets.

West Shore RCMP investigating multiple reports of online ‘firewood fraud’

The ad was posted on Facebook Marketplace.
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West Shore RCMP are seeking suspect in View Royal Park sexual assault

The victim was a female between 14 and 16 years old.

$16,000 worth of electronics stolen from Colwood business: West Shore RCMP

The suspects pried open the lock of a cabinet.

Nanaimo’s junior football team robbed of over $50,000 in equipment

Following a string of previous theft and vandalism
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RCMP investigating ‘suspicious incident’ involving commercial van in Metchosin

The driver of the van pulled over alongside three women.

VicPD search for 39-year-old man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant (UPDATED)

UPDATE: According to VicPD, Brandon White was located and arrested on the morning of August 7th.
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Fatal overnight stabbing at a Nanaimo park leaves one man dead

One adult and one youth have been arrested.

Ladysmith RCMP seek public help in identifying robbery suspect in July

They assaulted an employee before fleeing the scene.

House fire in Victoria’s Burnside-Gorge neighbourhood deemed suspicious (VIDEO)

“Despite the extensive damage to the home, no one was physically hurt."
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West Shore RCMP arrest two suspects who vandalized washrooms in Centennial Park

They burned their names into the toilet seats.
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VicPD search for intruder who broke into Esquimalt home Thursday morning

The woman awoke to him walking in her bedroom.

Police search for wanted 37-year-old Victoria man who cut off his ankle monitoring bracelet

He’s wanted for multiple violent offences.

Vancouver Island man dies in random knife attack after moving to Calgary

A 41-year-old man has been arrested.
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Oak Bay Police report instances of speeding, mischief and theft over past week

With one driver travelling almost 30 km/h over the speed limit.
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Man attempts to flee police after Victoria dealership catches on to his fraud attempt

He’s facing 85 recommended charges, including for identity theft.
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Violent offender arrested in Nanaimo after trying to trick police with a fake name

He is wanted on seven outstanding warrants.

Nanaimo RCMP report a dozen incidents of credit card fraud and bank scams over...

With losses ranging from $1,000 to $2,500

Police resolve incident involving person in crisis in downtown Victoria Sunday night

The person was connected with resources and support.

Nanaimo RCMP look to identify two suspects involved in armed 7-11 robbery

No employees were injured during the incident.
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Salt Spring RCMP conclude investigation following Tuesday’s firearm search warrant

Determining no criminality with respect to the property or its owner.

Saanich PD seek identity of two men involved in dating app extortion last month...

UPDATE: On August 26th, Saanich PD announced the suspects had been identified and arrested.
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RCMP investigating individual who went missing from BC Ferries Thursday night (UPDATED)

At approximately 12 PM on Friday August 26th the individual who was presumed missing from a BC ferry Coastal Inspiration, was located safe and sound by the Nanaimo RCMP.

Crime Stoppers look to identify downtown Victoria taggers caught on surveillance footage

Another accomplice acted as a lookout.
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Man attempts to fight police and gets tasered after failed carjacking incident in downtown...

He was also throwing rocks at the windows of a government building.

RCMP release photo of man involved in property crime and fraud on Vancouver Island

Police are looking for the public’s help to identify him.
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Another man sought after taking picture up skirt of unsuspecting woman: Nanaimo RCMP

The two incidents occurred on the same day
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Search warrant leads to large RCMP presence on Salt Spring Island on Tuesday

Charges have not yet been laid.