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Body believed to be that of missing Nanaimo teen found

Nanaimo RCMP are treating this as a homicide investigation.

UPDATED | Police seek help in finding missing teen

Ava Nyberg was last seen on May 12th.

RCMP arrested a man in Langford today for exposing his genitals and targeting women

Police arrested the man in Goldstream Park after he made sexual advances toward a woman and grabbed her buttocks.

No parking at Sombrio Beach over the May long weekend

The temporary closure is to discourage illegal activities such as parties and vandalism.

Gypsy moth spray around around Elk Lake and Bear Hill Regional Park postponed

182 hectares around Elk Lake and Bear Hill Regional Park will be sprayed.

A Victoria school starts a debate after deciding to ban cell phones for all students

The cell phone ban will go into effect in September.

Cougar shot and killed in Esquimalt Sunday night

Conservation Officers said tranquilizing and relocating the animal was not an option.

There were no injuries after a small plane crash landed at YYJ on Friday

Three people walked away with no serious injuries.

4 associates and 6 full patch Hells Angels arrested in Langford; loaded gun and drugs seized

Police found a loaded handgun with several loaded magazines and various suspected drugs.

UPDATE | Police seek help locating missing man after his car was found with two days’ worth of tickets

Parking tickets indicate Bernard Edward's vehicle has been there since Monday.

UPDATE | Police looking for missing 26-year-old woman

Bronwyn Taylor was last seen on May 7.

Watch live BC Election results starting at 8pm

The 2017 B.C. election comes to a close on Tuesday night, with polls closing at 8 p.m. LEADING or ELECTED (44 required for a majority) LIBERAL:  43 NDP:  41 GREEN:  3 OTHER:  0 Oak Bay – Gordon Head:  Andrew Weaver...

UPDATED | Police locate missing missing 64-year old Victoria resident

UPDATE | Police have located a man reported missing after he sent out farewell messages to his family. Joseph (Bill) Harvey, 64, was last seen at a bar near Oak Bay about 9:30pm on Monday. Police were alerted and initiated...

Victoria police seek help finding missing teen girl Dallas Macleod

Dallas is about 5’2” tall, 98 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes.

Oak Bay council approves 4-storey Bowker condo

Construction is expected to get underway by late 2017 or early 2018.

Canadian privacy invaded as Russian website live streams people’s living rooms and daycares

There are about 11 cameras based out of Victoria that is viewable on this website.

Victoria police investigate attempted luring near downtown Victoria

The man was aggressively telling the child to get in his vehicle

Nanaimo mom searches for late husband’s truck to drive son to his prom

It is believed the truck was sold to someone in Victoria.

V2V Empress will make her inaugural voyage this Saturday

The first trip to depart from Vancouver Convention Centre at 8 a.m.

This is the post that got Victoria Buzz banned from Facebook for a week

Don’t despair, fellow Victorians! Your city’s largest online community and platform will be back to grace your news feeds starting May 11th.

Yates St. parkade bomb scare deemed deliberate by police

The incident began around 11:30 am Wednesday morning and came to an end just after 7:30 p.m.

Thunderstorm and heavy rain warning issued for Greater Victoria

Well, that was sun was short lived!

Parking increase implemented for downtown Victoria

Both hourly and monthly fees increased on May 1st

BC Transit offering free transportation in Greater Victoria on Election Day

All you have to do is show the bus driver your voter registration card.

Portion of Yates Street closed after discovery of suspicious package in parkade

Police say it could be several hours before the road and parkade are reopened.

It’s going to feel like 25 degrees in Victoria tomorrow

It's going to feel like summer!

Cougar spotted near UVic, school website cautions students

Both Campus Security and Saanich Police have been alerted

Students and parents stumped over missing stumps needed for Quadra Elementary School project

About 15 stumps were taken from the school property.

The Langtoria Greenline bus service is coming to an end in June

Now we really need to get the commuter rail up and running.

Washington school cancels 18th annual band trip to Victoria for Victoria Day Parade, citing border concerns

Students and their families were given the news about the cancellation of the trip to Victoria less than a month before it was supposed to take place, despite the fact that the actual decision was made in February.

Update: Police confirm body recovered from McNeill Bay was missing Oak Bay man

Police say it’s too early to tell whether it’s the result of foul play.

Family of fallen Constable Sarah Beckett frustrated as court continues to delay the case

The case against Kenneth Jacob Fenton has been delayed eight times this year.

Police investigating after man exposes himself to a child at an elementary school in Esquimalt

The suspect is a described as a white male in his 30s, wearing a blue and grey hoodie and blue jeans.

Volunteers take charge of cleaning up derelict vessels in Cadboro Bay when city says it can’t

If you’re in the area on May 13th, head on down to Cadboro Bay to help your community.

More people say they’ve had rocks thrown at them after second victim comes forward

The rocks being thrown are the size of a baseball.

Police release more details of Oak Bay home-invasion

Police now know the suspect is a white male.

Police arrest man believed to be responsible for Saanich Peninsula farm stand theft

He was caught after breaking into a business on Keating Cross Road.

56-year-old Oak Bay man still missing a week later

He was last seen at his home on April 20th.

Police receive a report of a cougar sighting in James Bay

VicPD weren’t able to track down a cougar that was reported to them on Thursday morning. According to police, they received a call about a cougar being spotted along Menzies Street at around 7:05 a.m. Officers...

V2V Vacations delays launch of its passenger ferry service between Victoria and Vancouver

The V2V Empress is now expected to set sail on her inaugural voyage within the next few weeks.

Oak Bay PD answers questions on woman attacked in her home

The suspect remains at large.

Foreign buyers tax gets tentative approval from Victoria City Council

Victoria housing market has risen by 7% since the execution of the Metro Vancouver tax went into effect.

CRD Plans to “Leash” professional dog-walkers in off-leash parks

For now, it is business as usual.

Update: Oak Bay Woman attacked with machete in her home, suspect still at large

Police are looking for a heavy set man in his mid-20s, wearing a brown jacket, dark pants, and a blue and white handkerchief around his neck.

Incident in Oak Bay house prompts police search and lockdown

Woman in her 40s was seriously injured in random attack in her home.

There will soon be a new crosswalk between Uptown Shopping Centre and Saanich Plaza

The project is expected to be completed and operating by the end of May.