Monday, February 24, 2020


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.

VicPD teams up with local business to replace Victoria boy’s stolen bicycle

The locked bike was stolen from his school while he was in class.

Colwood man arrested after stealing cell phone from courthouse

And he'll be returning to court for this crime...

Saanich Police issue warning after multiple people arrested for squatting in RVs

One homeowner noticed a naked man enter his RV.

Police seek help identifying third teenager who beat up 17-year-old boy in Langford

Two of the three teenagers, who allegedly took turns beating up the victim with a baton, have been arrested

Saanich Police investigate Saturday morning armed robbery at gas station

He robbed the Chevron gas station at gunpoint before fleeing

RCMP shut down sophisticated drug lab hidden in View Royal basement suite

The lab was near a playground and filled with explosive materials.

RCMP searching for teenager who broke into Langford liquor store (UPDATED)

He was with two 15-year-old girls who have already been arrested

West Shore RCMP seeking 32-year-old man wanted for sexually assaulting minors

Richard Tom is wanted for 8 counts of sexual offences

39-year-old man arrested for armed robbery and theft of high end rings in Nanaimo

Dustin Williams allegedly pointed a firearm at the Best Buy Liquor Store clerk before stealing money from the till

36-year-old woman arrested for stealing from Seaspan ferry in North Saanich

Police found and arrested her after she paddled out to a nearby sailboat

BC Gang Enforcement Team assisting investigation of two shootings in 48 hours on Vancouver...

So far they've checked out numerous people associated with the street-level drug trade

New federal bill completely bans bestiality and animal fighting across Canada

Animal sexual abusers will now be added to Canada’s National Sex Offenders Registry.

41-year-old man arrested for break-and-enter in North Saanich

Thanks to a collaboration between Sidney/North Saanich RCMP and Saanich Police

Man arrested for stealing from change room lockers at Juan de Fuca Rec Centre

He also had a steel saw that could be used as a break-in tool. 

Victoria residents lose over $20,000 to new type of phone scam

They were contacted by fraudsters pretending to be lawyers
Nanaimo man arrested

8-year-old girl reports narrow escape after man tries to abduct her in Nanaimo

She was riding her bike home from school when an unknown man tried to grab her

Police release footage of possible suspect who dumped kitten with meth in its system...

Lily was zipped into a shaving case and abandoned in a trash can at Hillside Shopping Centre

Nanaimo RCMP seeks thief who stole $15,000 e-bike from Belgian honeymooners

They were hiking at Colliery Dam and returned to find their bike missing

RCMP investigate suspicious fire set in Nanaimo park

It could have spread to the tinder dry forest nearby
hit and run

Oak Bay homeowner chases off intruder who broke into their home

The homeowner woke up in the middle of the night and heard the thief.
Hit and Run in Nanaimo

RCMP investigate dozens of shots fired in one Vancouver Island neighbourhood over 48 hours

Several schools in the area had to be locked down while officers investigated.

RCMP seek suspicious man who offered a ride to elementary school children in Langford

"Do you need a lift?" he asked three children who were walking to school
Hit and Run in Nanaimo

Sooke RCMP find brass knuckles, replica gun, and drugs in stolen vehicle

The vehicle was reported stolen from Nanaimo.

Health experts say BC police have become ‘de facto’ part of mental health system...

They want to incorporate police into provincial mental health and addiction strategies.
Nanaimo man arrested

Police seek suspect who sexually assaulted two women in Nanaimo

The incidents occurred within 10 minutes of each other

Saanich Police seek victims of stolen cell phone sale scam

Have you recently bought a phone that's been blacklisted by wireless networks?

Impaired boater arrested after getting stranded on sandbar in Vic West

A resident called 911 after the boat ran ashore.
Man shot dead in Beiseker

17-year-old boy beaten with baton and robbed by three teenagers in Langford

The assailants are between 14-17 years old
Brandon Bartlett

Victoria Police arrest two people for drug trafficking, seize fentanyl and cocaine

They allegedly have ties to organized crime on the Lower Mainland

52-year-old Saanich man arrested for robbing two 7-Eleven stores and TD bank

Police are still searching for a woman involved in the second robbery

Saanich Police actively searching for bank robbery suspect at Tillicum Shopping Centre

BREAKING: He robbed the TD bank branch on Burnside Road West this afternoon

Police release sketch of suspect in 2018 sexual assault on Vancouver Island

The victim reported that she was walking in a park when a man grabbed her from behind

34-year-old woman arrested for selling cocaine in the West Shore

She is facing charges relating to drug trafficking.