Wednesday, July 28, 2021


Crime

Nanaimo woman defrauded of thousands in lottery scam

She lost nearly $27,000.

VicPD look to identify prolific Quadra Village ‘whiskey thief’

He stole from the same business 4 times.

Rogers to provide phones to women experiencing domestic abuse across BC

They are working to provide service on Highways 14 and 16.
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32-year-old woman arrested after stabbing a man in Langford

The woman is known to police.

Saanich house fires that happened back in March have now been ruled as arson

Twelve people have been temporarily displaced from their homes.
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Impaired driver crashes into hydro pole and flees: VicPD

Investigators located the suspect by following a trail of vehicle fluid.

Outboard motors and zodiac stolen from Saanich non-profit youth group

The theft has left the group unable to offer programs.

Oak Bay Police apprehend impaired driver after he flees into the ocean

The man is in hospital for evaluation.
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Oak Bay homeowners find young man dazed and confused in their home in the...

Sleep walking, maybe? 🤔
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Langford store hit with bear spray following string of incidents

Police say this is the fourth such incident in a week.

VicPD release photo of suspect sought in downtown Victoria stabbing

The stabbing was caught on camera.
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VicPD arrest man wanted for choking teen in Beacon Hill Park

The man faces charges including assault and sexual exploitation.
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West Shore RCMP saw a large spike in violent crimes this past weekend

Dispatch received 164 calls within 48 hours.

VicPD investigating choking assault of developmentally-challenged teen at Beacon Hill Park

Responding officers were confronted by campers, and were bit and spat on.
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West Shore RCMP investigating reported indecent exposure at elementary school

He allegedly exposed himself to two young girls.

Three people arrested after double stabbing in Victoria Monday afternoon

The last suspect was tracked down today and arrested.

Nanaimo RCMP arrest man sleeping in car with loaded revolver

He was also in possession of suspected fentanyl.

VicPD arrest two men with a loaded firearm and fentanyl during traffic stop

They also had a replica firearm.

Search warrant at Victoria supportive housing leads to arrest and weapons seizure

Three firearms and other combat accessories were seized.

One teenager arrested after three teens stabbed during outdoor party in Comox Valley

Two of the victims were airlifted to Victoria.
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RCMP called after Duncan resident becomes concerned for friend’s safety

An unloaded firearm and knives were seized.
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VicPD officer assaulted while assisting youth amid mental health crisis

The youth was impaired by drugs.
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VicPD arrest man with history of sexual offences after teen girls followed

He followed two young women for several blocks on his bicycle.

Nanaimo RCMP deem body found last month as a homicide

It was first ruled as suspicious.
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Man wanted on nationwide warrant arrested in Victoria

He had earlier been spotted in Beacon Hill Park on Sunday.

42 year-old man arrested after firing rifle at Malahat campground

Luckily, no one was injured.
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Canadian warships help seize nearly $44M US in drugs during operation

Two vessels from CFB Esquimalt participated in the operation.

15-year-old boy beaten and stripped of clothing in Nanaimo, suspect arrested

The suspect also threw the victim’s shoes, wallet and cellphone in a lake.
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Suspect arrested, replica handgun seized at temporary housing in Victoria

The suspect had been ordered earlier not to be at the facility.

RCMP seek witnesses in Nanaimo mall stabbing

The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.
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Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered at Victoria Jewish centre

Two suspects were caught on video.

RCMP identify victim and arrest suspect in Port Alberni homicide

The victim suffered multiple stab wounds.
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Nanaimo RCMP investigating suspicious death of local man

The 58-year-old man was found March 31, 2021.

12-year-old Esquimalt boy randomly attacked on his way to school this morning

He was suddenly pulled from his bike.
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22 vehicles in Langford had their tires slashed over Easter long weekend

In what RCMP are calling a “mischief spree."

DVBA announces new grant for downtown Victoria businesses hit by vandalism

Dating back to January 1st.
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Thief steals items from downtown adult store after being asked to wear mask

Makes you wonder if he wears any kind of protection.

Saanich Police warn parents after suspicious driver approaches teenage girl

The suspect approached a 14-year-old girl and asked for help to find a dog.

VicPD arrest man for assault on a shelter worker at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre

He also assaulted a police officer.
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VicPD arrest man after he was “aggressively” following a woman on Cook Street

The suspect was also carrying a knife.
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Prolific offender wanted on Canada-wide warrant believed to be in Victoria

He was serving a 5-year-sentence.

Vancouver man subject to ten police calls in span of three days in Victoria

He was arrested on Monday after he fought with officers.

Witnesses sought after woman attacked by three men in Victoria

No arrests have been made yet.

VicPD deploy bean bag gun to subdue suspect threatening staff at business

The suspect faces charges of uttering threats and causing a disturbance.
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Three men arrested for threats and attempted assault on security guard in Nanaimo

The suspects range in age from 25 to 37.
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Impaired Campbell River man crashes vehicle into multiple parked cars

"Parked vehicles are rarely known to jump out and cause accidents."

Vancouver Island man in hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after stabbing

The three suspects are from the Lower Mainland.
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42-year-old Sooke man arrested for setting fire at local shelter

He was a resident of the shelter.

Dashcam footage emerges of hit-and-run suspect driving through Saanich (VIDEO)

More details have also been released.