Vancouver Police Department

Shots fired on West Georgia Street at 2 a.m.

 Vancouver Police are searching a park near Denman and W. Georgia for any discarded evidence after a shot was fired in the area overnight. There are no reports of anyone being injured....

Enough is enough

Time to really be tough on crime, not just talk about it.

Mayor Robertson heard gunshots last night from home

"Like many people in the neighbourhood, I too heard gunshots while I was at home early this morning," Mayor Gregor Robertson said in a statement just released to the press. "Anytime an incident...

Gang shooting injures ten on Oak Street

Several people are in custody this morning in connection with a gang-related shooting overnight on Oak Street. Six men and three women are being treated for gunshot...

Police Chief Chu announces program to protect women

 We are standing today in the heart of a community where women are especially vulnerable to violence and danger.  They are the victims of predatory drug dealers and others who exploit...

Statement from Mayor Robertson on VPD Hostage Rescue

“Last night, a very disturbing and rare event took place with a hostage incident at Ray-Cam Co-operative Centre. I’m sure I speak for everyone in the city when I say how relieved we are that the...

Gunfire injures three in Gastown

Three women and a man were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries following a multiple shooting early Sunday morning in Gastown. Two of the victims have since been...

Online video game insults lead to beating, victim alleges

Vancouver Police are investigating after a student at Eric Hamber Secondary School was allegedly assaulted in connection with comments made during an online video game. Around 12:30 p.m. on the...

Stevie Cameron, author of "On The Farm," tells a gruesome tale of Robert Pickton's Vancouver

An interview with Stevie Cameron, author of "On The Farm", the bestselling new book about serial killer Robert Pickton. For Part Two, click on headline.

ICBC should develop a cycling safety program

Now that the Vancouver City Council has approved the Hornby Bike Lane pilot project, it is time to develop a Share the Road: Cycling Safety, Education, and Awareness program in our city. The...