Surrey

Brazen gang murders in Vancouver result of keeping marijuana illegal: SFU prof

The recent murder at the downtown Wall Centre has shaken locals, but longtime observers of B.C.'s crime scene say its nothing unusual, and likely to continue due to the thriving illegal drug trade.

Pecha Kucha Night Vancouver's All-star edition: vote for your favorite speakers

Want to see your favorite Pecha Kucha Night speaker take the stage? Here's your chance to vote them in.

Arrests made during New Year's Eve

Vancouver Police were kept busy on New Year's Eve responding to calls for service throughout the evening. Here are some statistics for last night's celebrations: 17 arrests for intoxication in a...

Holiday gun violence leaves death and soul searching in its wake

The shooting scene of student Alok Gupta – who was filling in for friends at their corner store when he was killed on Christmas Day – is marked by three fresh bouquets of flowers placed near the door...

Surrey hit in early-morning cross-Canada police raids

900 officers stage raids over alleged attempted murder, prostitution, firearms and drug trafficking.

Seven years in waiting: Canadian immigrants hoping to reunite with relatives sooner

Families talk of suffering as they wait for reunification.

"Brazen" gang killing not unusual: Kim Bolan

The recent shooting death at Seventh and Ash on Sunday has shaken the area of Fairview Slopes. The victim, 29-year-old Axel Curtis, was a member of the United Nations gang.  Many residents of...

Former Guantanamo prisoner supports Bush arrest

After spending five years as an extra-judicial prisoner of George W. Bush's 'war on terror,' Murat Kurnaz is disappointed Canada did not arrest the former leader

RCMP step up security for Bush and Clinton Surrey meeting

The RCMP will be "strategically deployed" to keep #Occupy protesters at bay when former U.S. presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton meet in Surrey Thursday. Bush and Clinton will speak to a lunch...

Maple Batalia gunned down at SFU: Father suspects 'unrequited love' to be cause

B.C. lost another young woman to violence, this time on a university campus. Maple Batalia, a 19-year-old actress, was found at about 1 a.m. with several gunshot wounds near an entrance to the...