Vancouver Police Department

Chinese senior citizens being scammed

Vancouver Police are issuing a warning to the public about a scam targeting Chinese senior citizens. Since June of 2012, there have been seven reports of a serial fraud in which elderly Chinese women...

Police warn of high-risk offender Robert Trice on the loose

Vancouver Police are requesting the public’s help to find a high risk offender wanted Canada-wide for breaching his conditions of a long-term supervision order. Robert John Trice, 48, who also goes...

Commission rejects one-day suspension for VPD officer who shoved disabled woman to the ground

In a rare move, the British Columbia Office of the Police Complaint Commissioner (OPCC) has rejected the proposal for discipline agreed to by the Vancouver Police Department and Constable Taylor...

Odd Squad Productions celebrates 15th anniversary in style

The Vancouver Convention Centre was overflowing with black ties and evening gowns at the OSP 15th Anniversary Gala, with everyone looking chic as they mingled and sipped on a glass of wine.

Rioting research from Vancouver to India points to restorative justice solutions

With 200 charges filed against alleged 2011 Stanley Cup rioters, a visiting UK scholar hopes BC pushes ahead with alternative sentencing.

Missing women: BC rejects extension call from Pickton victim families, NDP

With only 16 hearing days left in the missing women inquiry, relatives of Robert Pickton's victims called for an extension, but BC won't budge on its inquiry deadline.

Neo-Nazi group's racist hate crimes condoned by public apathy and silence: police

As an associate of neo-Nazi group Blood and Honour returned to court yesterday, police detectives give VO an exclusive glimpse inside their battle against hate crimes in BC.

Two men shot in front of Italian Kitchen restaurant on Alberni

Vancouver Police will be looking for witnesses and information today after two men were shot in front of the upscale Italian Kitchen restaurant in the 1000 block of Alberni Street overnight. Police...

Missing Women Inquiry: Ex-Pickton worker echoes lawyer allegations of police cover-up

Describing a 'turning, wrenching feeling,' would-be police informant Bill Hiscox reveals to VO what it was like on serial killer Robert 'Willie' Pickton's farm.

Pedestrian fatality in East Vancouver

A woman has been struck and killed off East Hastings Street, and the driver has remained at the scene.