Abbotsford

Son Of B.C. Liberal MLA Charged With Dangerous Driving

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A special prosecutor reviewed an Abbotsford incident involving Ryan Plecas and another man.

B.C. Principal Suspended For 'Inappropriate' Relationships

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

He used his position to pursue three teaching assistants under his supervision.

RCMP Helicopter, Police Shut Down Massive B.C. Bush Party

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

There were no arrests or injuries, but a rear window of an Abbotsford police SUV was smashed by a rock.

Abbotsford Gas Station Stabbing Leaves Man Dead

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Investigators are collecting evidence from both the gas station and the hospital parking lot.

17 Abbotsford Police Officers Under Investigation

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. misconduct investigation began with the arrest of a constable on drug and conspiracy charges.

22-Year-Old Arrested At Abbotsford Teen's House Party

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The 14-year-old host threw the party because his parents were out of town.

B.C. Police Inspector To Donate Kidney To Fellow Officer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - Forget about a million-dollar jackpot. A British Columbia police detective says he's won the lottery on life after one of his super...

Family Fined By B.C. Condo Council For Noisy Kids

CBC | Natalie Clancy | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. woman says she is being forced out of her home by her strata council — because her children play too loudly. Kathryn Mackenzie lives with ...

Off-Duty Abbotsford Officer Fatally Hits Teen Pedestrian

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A 14-year-old pedestrian has died in hospital after being struck by a car driven by an off-duty member of the Abbotsford Police Department in B.C. ...

Video Catches Midday Brawl In Abbotsford Temple Parking Lot

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A video showing a group of young men fighting in broad daylight has raised concern with Abbotsford police, who say the incident may be linked to a str...

Abbotsford Driver Takes Drive-Thru Too Literally

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Police confirm driver taken in for impaired investigation witnesses say he did not try and stop pic.twitter.com/kSgx9BvSKg— Kevin Macdonald (@kevina...

B.C. Teen Found Shot Dead In SUV

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Homicide investigators in B.C. are probing the death of a young man who was found dead in an SUV on Thursday night. UPDATE - 6 p.m.: The victim has...

Girl Seen Being Carried Into Bushes

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - Police in Abbotsford, B.C., were cautiously optimistic Wednesday morning that a report of a missing young girl is not a case of str...

Robber Forced Abbotsford Boy To Help Search For Valuables

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - Police in Abbotsford, B.C., have run out of ideas in their search for a burglar who forced a 13-year-old boy to help search for val...

Abbotsford Stabbing Rampage Injures 4

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A man suspected of seriously injuring four people in a stabbing rampage in Abbotsford is expected to be charged with assault. Neighbours and passer...

SCARY: Van Crashes Into Abbotsford Apartments

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A van careened into two ground-floor apartments in Abbotsford, B.C. early Friday, but remarkably no one was seriously injured. Abbotsford police sa...

PHOTOS: Chad Kroeger's B.C. Mansion For Sale

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

You can live like a rock star, with your own indoor hockey rink, horse barn and recording studio — if you can part with almost $9 million for Chad K...

Abbotsford Vandalism War A Public Safety Issue: Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - An ongoing dispute between two groups of teens and young adults in Abbotsford, B.C., has escalated to the point that police are con...

Financial Reporting Season Opens At City Halls Across B.C.

Dermod Travis | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

It's that time of year again, when local governments across B.C. grit their teeth and post their annual statements of financial information for all and sundry. Depending upon your perspective, they're either a veritable treasure trove of news stories or a minefield of PR disasters waiting to happen.

11-Year-Old Longboarder Dies In Abbotsford Accident

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An 11-year-old boy has died after a longboarding accident in Abbotsford, B.C. Dustin Mackenzie was longboarding with his friends and a cousin on Sa...

Five-Year-Old Abbotsford Girl Dies After Car Accident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - A five-year-old Abbotsford, B.C., girl who was hit by a car near her Fraser Valley home late Tuesday afternoon has now died.The you...

Seniors Bring The DRAMA To B.C. Condo Dispute

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The details of a legal fight in British Columbia have revealed bizarre and sensational claims that rival a "Real Housewives" episode. Three civil l...

'Pop-Bottle Bomb' Exposes Abbotsford Police To Fumes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - Two so-called pop-bottle bombs have exploded in Abbotsford, B.C., in one case releasing gases noxious enough to overcome a police o...

Time For Auditor General To Turn Up The Heat On Abbotsford

Jordan Bateman | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

How bad was the taxpayer payout? During the Heat's five-year run, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation calculates every attendee benefited from a $21.48 taxpayer subsidy -- every fan, every seat, every game, for five expensive seasons.

Abbotsford Loses Its Heat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - The Abbotsford Heat of the American Hockey League is leaving the City of Abbotsford.Mayor Bruce Banman announced Tuesday that the t...