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David Liu: Missing hiker's body found in Lynn Creek, North Vancouver
North Van RCMP: Body pulled from water in Lynn Creek identified as Hai Tao (David) Liu
Jan 4th, 2014
Alexander Francis Gammie: Burnaby coroners confirm identity of 1975 cold case
BC Coroners Service confirms identity of 1975 cold case.
Dec 12th, 2013
Vancouver moves to strengthen earthquake preparedness
Learn about Vancouver's updated earthquake preparedness strategy, and how you fit in.
Dec 3rd, 2013
Thomas Billings missing: Help Vancouver Police find British tourist
British traveller disappeared in East Vancouver.
Dec 3rd, 2013
Halloween safety tips: How to deal with candy, traffic, and the undead
Halloween can be both safe and awesome.
Oct 23rd, 2013
Cutting off freighters in your 14-ft boat is a bad idea: VPD Marine Unit
21,000-ton freighter vs 14-ft dinghy: that could have ended badly.
Vancouver Police Department
Jul 17th, 2013
Vancouver woman killed in bizarre traffic accident
Woman trapped by her own car near Commercial Drive.
Jun 28th, 2013
Collapse of scaffolding on Abbott worries DTES residents
Local residents were alarmed on Sunday when a section of scaffolding at the intersection of Abbott and Hasting street suddenly collapsed, obstructing the sidewalk. According to Downtown Eastside...
Apr 24th, 2013
Victoria deadlier than New York City for the homeless?
Deaths among the homeless skyrocketed the autumn of 2012. Why?
Feb 26th, 2013
After Sandy, questions about Canadian nuclear power plant safety
If superstorm Sandy were to hit Canada's nuclear plants, would we be safe?
Oct 29th, 2012