Vancouver Police Department

Possible homicide on Gladstone St.

Vancouver Police are in the area of the 3900 block of Gladstone Street investigating a possible homicide. According to unconfirmed reports from the CBC one person is dead and one person is in custody...

Mayor congratulates VPD on making Vancouver safer

Mayor Gregor Robertson today praised the Vancouver Police Department for their work in making Vancouver a safer city to live in, with the release of the 2009 VPD Annual Report showing reductions in...

City celebrates National Aboriginal Day

Media are invited to join Mayor Gregor Robertson and guests as the City of Vancouver celebrates National Aboriginal Day. The Mayor will read a Proclamation recognizing National Aboriginal Day in...

Assault on Keefer

Vancouver Police are investigating an assault after two men were injured when a verbal altercation escalated into physical violence overnight. Around 10:45 p.m. June 12th, two men returning to their...

Police report arrest of teacher from Vancouver's most prestigious boy's school for possession of child porn

The teacher accessed child pornography from a computer at St. George's school through social networking sites, a police email alert says.

Seventeen year old victim identified in Vancouver's fifth homicide

Vancouver Police are releasing the name of the victim in the city's 5th homicide of the year. Seventeen year old Angela Qiu of Surrey was fatally stabbed on the morning of May 21st at a residence in...

What really happened outside the Fairmont Hotel at the G8 University Summit protest?

"This is not an apathetic moment," activist Harsha Wallia said. Protesters were demonstrating against the move towards the privatization of Canada's universities that some believed the G8 University S

Sexual assault near Kingsway 7-11

The Vancouver Police Department is advising the public of a sexual assault that occurred around 3:30 a.m. on May 5th, involving a 34 year old woman. The woman was approached by a man while she was in...

Gunshots fired at 1700 block of East 34th Avenue

 At about 3:00 p.m. Monday, several callers to 9-1-1 reported hearing gunshots in the 1700 block East 34thAvenue. Patrol officers arrived in the area and contained a residence in the 1700 block...

Stanley Park, Lion's Gate Bridge, and causeway closed due to wind storm

Vancouver Police have shut down the Stanley Park Causeway and Lion's Gate Bridge to traffic in both directions and are initiating a full closure of Stanely Park as a precaution due to falling trees....