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Police Blotter


Woman robbed of iPod, cellphone in East Vancouver

Man grabbed her from behind, demanded contents of her bag, victim says.

Vancouver police make year's fourth homicide arrest

Victim suffered serious head injuries during beating in Downtown Eastside

Vancouver cops seek methadone thief

Robber hit up Downtown Eastside pharmacy for jugs of drug dissolved in juice drink

Motorcyclist dies in collision with minivan

Vancouver Police are investigating the city's fifth traffic fatality of 2011 after a motorcycle and a minivan collided earlier this evening, killing the rider. Shortly before 5:30 p.m., a 27...

Murder in the Downtown Eastside

A man pulled a knife during a heated fight, stabbing another man and leaving him bleeding to death in the Downtown Eastside last night.  Police have not disclosed the identities of the victim or...

Officer involved in fatal shooting in Surrey

 At the request of the Surrey detachment of the RCMP, Vancouver Police have agreed to investigate a fatal police-involved shooting that occurred outside a house in the 3000 block of...

Vancouver records 2011’s fourth traffic-related fatality

A 79 year old Vancouver woman has succumbed to her injuries following an early morning collision in the 3100 block Grandview Highway.  The woman was crossing northbound midblock shortly...

Police investigating early morning pedestrian-involved collision

Vancouver Police Collision Investigation officers are on scene in the 3100 block Grandview Highway investigating a serious early morning pedestrian-involved collision. It’s still very early in the...

Police re-open 1977 investigation and search for woman's remains

Vancouver Police have opened an investigation into the disappearance of a woman who was last seen in 1977 after new information has come to light. This information has led police...

First homicide of 2011

The first homicide in Vancouver of 2011 took place tonight on Hornby Street, police reported.
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