crime

Robbery squad asks public's help finding van in Oakridge Mall jewelry heist

 The Vancouver Police Robbery Squad is appealing to the public for help in locating a van that was believed to be used by the suspects in the September 30th jewellery store robbery at...

Rape, murder and web immorality

A videogame about the Dawson College shooting in 2006 caused controversy this week, as did Facebook images of a Pitt Meadows gang rape.

Canada's most irritating activist gets the job done

By his own description, Don Chapman is irritating. Politicians grow weary of hearing from him, he says.  But he never gives up. His persistence has made him immensely effective in gaining the...

Sex offender declares intention to settle in Vancouver

The Vancouver Police Department believes that compelling circumstances exist requiring the Department to warn the public that Wesley Johnathan Wheaton poses a risk of significant harm to the...

Gunshots fired at 1700 block of East 34th Avenue

 At about 3:00 p.m. Monday, several callers to 9-1-1 reported hearing gunshots in the 1700 block East 34thAvenue. Patrol officers arrived in the area and contained a residence in the 1700 block...

Officers Injured Arresting Assault Suspect

Two Vancouver Police officers are recovering from multiple injuries after a violent struggle with an assault suspect Wednesday afternoon on Commercial Drive.  The officers took the man into...

Leonardo DiCaprio and Woody Harrelson Have New Movies Now Playing, Both With Elias Koteas

Crime and insanity is big in the movies this week, in two films. One Canadian, the other by Martin Scorsese. Also watch for Indians and the Olympics. (read more)

Black Bloc Riot at the 2010 Olympic Games Damages Hudson Bay Company Store in Vancouver's City Centre

The Vancouver Police and Integrated Security Unit officers battled with a group that inflitrated a peaceful march of 200 on Georgia Street today. The protest went awry when masked participants began...

Man Shot to Death Today While Driving on East 10th

This afternoon at 1:06 pm, an Asian man in his early 20s was shot while driving in the 1500 block of E.10th Avenue.  The man was rushed to hospital where he died a short time later.  ...

Police Seek Man in Attempted Kidnapping of 11 Year Old Boy

Vancouver Police Sex Crimes investigators have released a composite drawing of a man suspected of trying to abduct an 11 year old boy near Collingwood and 11th Avenue last week.