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Vancouver Police Vice Unit nabs internet child lurer

Forty-two year old West Vancouver resident Richard Christopher Garcia is the latest man to be arrested by the VPD Vice Unit for internet child luring. Garcia was arrested on August...

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...

Suspicious circumstance leads police to ask public for help

Police are asking the public for assistance in identifying a man seen with his hands down his pants in a public setting, a man who was then seen talking with a child between the ages of 8 and 12 only