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sex crimes

Rape kits soon available in Sea-to-Sky region of British Columbia

Vancouver Coastal Health has announced that a nurse will be available as of mid-December to offer forensic exams that collect evidence for prosecution.

Sentencing hearing for B.C. pimp convicted of luring teens into sex trade

Reza Moazami was found guilty last September of luring nearly a dozen young girls into prostitution in B.C.'s first human-trafficking conviction.

Rape kit inaccessibility a hurdle to justice for victims in Canada: advocates

Rape survivor turned councillor fighting to introduce rape kits for her area in drive to remove hurdles in justice system for other victims.

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