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Wally Oppal denies that he prejudged the Pickton inquiry

Wally Oppal the Commissioner of the Missing Women Inquiry, issued a statement on Monday to address concerns that he has prejudged the Robert Pickton investigation. The statement clarifies...

Sexual assault near 29th Ave. Station

 Vancouver Police are issuing a public warning after a young woman was sexually assaulted while walking home from the 29th Avenue SkyTrain Station late Saturday night. Shortly before...

UN gang associate charged with conspiracy to murder

United Nations gang associate Amir Eghtesad, 29, was charged with one count of conspiracy to kill the Bacon brothers and other members of the Red Scorpion gang on Monday afternoon. Eghstesad appeared...

Vancouver Police Chief Jim Chu on Vancouver riot arrests

"Canada is not Britain, the courts are different, the riots were different,” Vancouver Police Chief Jim Chu said at a news conference at police headquarters today, in response to the public outrage...

Police release sketch of suspect in seawall attacks

 VPD Sex Crimes investigators are releasing a composite drawing after two women were assaulted on the seawall in the past few days.  The first assault took place on August 13th at...

Vancouver Police Department's "Most Wanted" list

The VPD’s Con Air Top 10 list now only has seven fugitives, following a second arrest today. At about 11 a.m. this morning, beat officers in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside received an anonymous...

Homicide number nine victim identified: update

Vancouver Police have identified the victim of the city’s ninth homicide of 2011 as being 37-year-old Melanie Alexis O’Neill of Vancouver. Shortly after 10:30 p.m. on July 26, Vancouver Police...

Police say no indication that Vancouver's latest homicide was gang-related

Const. Lindsey Houghton spoke to the press at the Vancouver Police Department about last night's shooting,which marked the eigth homicide in Vancouver this year. A man was shot dead in the...

VPD investigate break-in to Royal Canadian Mint store

Detectives from the Vancouver Police Department Property Crime Unit are investigating a weekend break-in to the Royal Canadian Mint store in the 700 block Granville Street in which it’s believed...

Early morning pedestrian-involved motor vehicle collision

Officers from the Vancouver Police Collision Investigation Unit have been called in to investigate an early morning pedestrian-involved motor vehicle collision that has resulted in an elderly man...