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Who pays for Vancouver's hockey riot damage?

On Wednesday night when the Canucks lost in game seven of the Stanley Cup to the Boston Bruins it was reminiscent of their 1994 defeat in game seven to the New York Rangers. The disappointing game...

Rioting in Vancouver: photos

Vancouver's downtown area turns into riot zone as hoodlums and intoxicated fans set cars on fire and smash windows after Game 7 loss to Boston Bruins.

Canucks loss deteriorates into mayhem

The stench of urine, feces, smoke and alcohol wafted in the air in front of CBC. Youth stood on building roofs, screaming "F-ck the Bruins!" Kids -- probably teenagers -- smashed windows of the...

City prepares for Game 6 Fan Zone fun

The City of Vancouver and CBC Fan Zones will be full of anticipation and excitement this afternoon as hockey fans hope today is the day the Vancouver Canucks win the Stanley Cup. Georgia Street...

VPD's Stanley Cup Game 3 recap

Vancouver Police are reporting that about 35,000 people came downtown last night to take in Game 3. With less people than games 1 and 2 and a Canucks loss to send people home early, the streets were...

Olympics and '94 riots in mind as police prepare for Vancouver's Stanley Cup run

The last time the Vancouver Canucks made it to the Stanley Cup final, it didn't end well. First, they lost the 1994 series to the New York Rangers. Then, rioters in Vancouver caused $1 million in...

Vancouver police seeking witness to exposing incident

Vancouver Police are asking for witnesses to come forward in an exposing incident that happened late afternoon Tuesday, May 10th. Shortly after 5:30 p.m., an 11 year old girl and her five year old...

Vancouver police issue warning of sex offender's return to community

May 9, 2011 The Vancouver Police Department believes that compelling circumstances exist requiring the Department to warn the public that Dale Rolland Alexander will be residing in the City of...

Vancouver police make year's fourth homicide arrest

Victim suffered serious head injuries during beating in Downtown Eastside

First homicide of 2011

The first homicide in Vancouver of 2011 took place tonight on Hornby Street, police reported.