Friday, January 24, 2020


Saanich Police seek suspect after 31-year-old woman assaulted in Rutledge Park

"...I should be able to feel comfortable in a well-lit park a block away from my home"

Oak Bay Police release photo of ‘person of interest’ in UVic break and enters

He may have either been a former UVic student, or dressed as one to blend in.

SPCA launches investigation after cat shot 5 times with pellet gun in Nanaimo

The cat’s left hind leg was broken in several places.

VicPD seize loaded gun, $25K, and drugs from man with alleged gang links

He self-identified to police as a member of the Nortenos gang.

23-year-old man arrested for throwing rocks at tubers on Cowichan River

Police are looking for more possible victims and witnesses.

Police searching for two men who attempted to rob women at Carnarvon Park in...

The men had their lower faces covered and were wearing dark hoodies.

Victoria police arrest man after barricading himself inside a stranger’s home

He caused “extensive damage” to the residence.

Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit seeking tips on 4-year-old homicide investigation

The body of 19-year-old Delores “Deedee” Brown was discovered on August 19th, 2015.

Oak Bay drunk driver nabbed after nearly driving on to Willows Beach

A cooler of opened beers was found in his front seat.

Thetis Lake swarmed by RCMP after woman brandishes replica handgun

The arrested occurred early Thursday morning.
Hit and Run in Nanaimo

Port Alberni RCMP ask potential victims to come forward in sexual assault investigation

A Vancouver Island man has been charged with 7 counts of sexual assault, some involving minors.

VicPD continues investigation into Bay Street shooting incident

No arrests have been made yet

39-year-old Saanich man arrested for trafficking cocaine, fentanyl and more

He was also in possession of two stun batons and over $170,000 in cash

Artificial turf field in Nanaimo incurs $40,000 of damage after intentionally set on fire

The playing field is located adjacent to Nanaimo and District Secondary School

One man transported to the hospital after shooting on Bay Street

Police say there is no risk to the public at this time

RCMP recover “several items” linked to Vancouver Island murder suspects in Manitoba

Police have removed a large roadblock from the town of Gillam.

Vancouver Island man arrested for sexual assaults of sex trade workers in Nanaimo

Police are hoping that people will come forward with more information.
Victoria Police Needle

Police seek surveillance footage and witnesses after downtown Victoria stabbing

The suspect is described as a Filipino male.

72-year-old receives 4-month driving ban for repeated distracted driving offences

The suspension is a whopping 4 months long.
Victoria Police Needle

Suspect sought after 89-year-old man attacked with machete in downtown Courtenay

The victim suffered multiple wounds to his face.

6 million Canadians affected in Capital One credit card security breach

As well as roughly 100 million Americans.
Hit and Run in Nanaimo

RCMP searching for BMW linked to hit-and-run in Cowichan Bay

The collision caused “significant damage” to two parked vehicles.

Saanich Police catch driver tossing lit joint out of car window

They were also speeding in a playground zone 🙄

RCMP investigate significant ATM fraud incident on Vancouver Island (PHOTOS)

Police say the withdrawal caused significant financial distress to the victim

West Shore RCMP impound uninsured car for excessive speeding in Colwood

The car was travelling over 100 km/h

Vancouver Island man wanted on Canada-wide warrant arrested in Nanaimo

Before his arrest he was last seen in downtown Victoria

RCMP confirm burnt vehicle in Manitoba linked to Vancouver Island murder suspects

One suspect’s father said he believes they’re on a “suicide mission”

Police arrest man with loaded gun who barricaded himself inside Langford home

A gunshot was fired while nearby residents were being evacuated.

RCMP say teenage suspects in northern BC murders may have reached Manitoba

The pair was last seen in northern Saskatchewan

Port Alberni teens thought missing now considered suspects in 3 Northern BC murders

Anyone who spots them is asked not to approach and call 911 immediately.

Nanaimo RCMP release surveillance photos of alleged electronics thieves (PHOTOS)

Two men and one woman are believed to be involved.

Truck of two missing Vancouver Island teens found ablaze in northern BC

Their burned truck was located near a deceased male.

Victoria man arrested for keying cars on a BC Ferries sailing

He said the cars’ alarms were upsetting his dog.

Nanaimo mall locked down Monday after youth spotted brandishing replica gun

Police were seen entering the building fully armed with rifles.

VicPD arrest man wanted on Canada-wide warrant carrying replica handgun

The warrant warned that the man was believed to be armed.

Man found unconscious at Central Saanich bus stop following serious assault

He is currently in the hospital in “serious condition”.

RCMP release identity and photo of bank robbery suspect in Sidney

It is believed he is still on Vancouver Island.
Two kidnapping and robbery crimes are not believed to be connected: VicPD

Two VicPD officers injured during a mental-health related incident over the weekend

The man was acting erratically and jumping on vehicles.

Nanaimo RCMP release surveillance photos of suspects who attempted to drill through bank wall...

They were attempting to access a night deposit box.

VicPD warn that thefts from vehicles are on the rise this summer

There were 23 reported thefts in 3 days last week.

Inmates who escaped from Vancouver Island prison captured in Esquimalt

The inmates were violent offenders whose convictions include murder.

RCMP searching for suspect in midday robbery at TD Bank in Sidney

He produced a note demanding cash before fleeing the scene on foot.