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VPD to use criminals' marijuana profits and assets to fight crime

At a press conference yesterday, Chief Jim Chu and Inspector Brad Desmarias talked about new million dollar crime fighting assets.

Charges laid in alleged anti-gay hate crime

Charges have now been formally laid against two men allegedly involved in an assault that happened in the early morning hours of October 8th, 2010. Shortly before 3:00 a.m. on October 8th,...

Asian-Canadian community outraged over Yao Wei Wu case

Separate investigation by Delta Police Department clears VPD Constables Florkow and London of wrongdoing.

Sex trade worker assaulted with pellet gun

A female sex-trade worker is recovering from minor injuries and one man is facing criminal charges after she was shot at with a pellet gun just after 3:30 a.m. in the area of East Hastings Street...

Vancouver Police Vice Unit nabs internet child lurer

Forty-two year old West Vancouver resident Richard Christopher Garcia is the latest man to be arrested by the VPD Vice Unit for internet child luring. Garcia was arrested on August...

Vancouver Police Department officer struck by car

Vancouver Police are confirming that a 13 year member of the force was struck by a car earlier this evening near Blundell Rd. and Highway 99 while conducting traffic enforcement in the area. The...

Statement from Mayor Robertson on Pickton ruling

OFFICE OF THE MAYOR July 30, 2010 Statement from Mayor Robertson on Pickton ruling “Today’s decision by the Supreme Court of Canada once again brings a horrific tragedy to light. Our thoughts and...

Serious accident on SW Marine, Victoria shut down

Vancouver Police are investigating a serious motor vehicle collision at SE Marine and Victoria Drive.  West bound traffic is completely shut down from Victoria Drive, and one lane of east...

Vancouver escorts lead leisurely, messed up lives

Coco Carlson, a high-class escort manager, usually enjoys a relaxed working day. After 10 am she goes online to update her business ads and chat in forums. As the sun sets over the sea outside her...

VPD to launch ATV summer beach patrols

Thanks to a grant provided by the Vancouver Police Foundation, Vancouver Police will be patrolling the beaches on ATVs again this summer.  VPD Acting Inpsector Barry Kross...