High-Ranking Naval Officer Charged With Drunkenness

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The charges are significant, said the deputy commander of the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service.

Seaterra's Esquimalt Bribe Should Leave Taxpayers Seaterr-ified

Jordan Bateman | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

The CRD's financial management of Seaterra has been Seaterr-ible since the start. It's time for the regional district to give taxpayers the true, detailed cost implications of this massive plan, and for Esquimalt taxpayers to put the CRD's letter in the recycle bin -- where it belongs.

B.C. Sailor's Tanzanian Death Investigated

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Canadian sailor who died in a Tanzanian hospital while on his way home for scheduled leave has been identified.Leading Seaman Brandon ...

Esquimalt Crew Hurt In Naval Ship Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ESQUIMALT, B.C. - A Canadian navy warship stranded in the Pacific Ocean was expected to be towed to Hawaii after an engine-room fire significantly dam...

3 Youth Arrested After Esquimalt Holdup

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

ESQUIMALT, B.C. - Three youth have been arrested following a takeover style robbery in Esquimalt.Victoria police responded to a distress call about a ...

Several Injured After B.C. Ship, U.S. Boat Collide

CBC | Posted 06.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Six people were taken to hospital with minor injuries after a Royal Canadian Navy frigate was struck by a U.S. fishing trawler near Canadian Forces Ba...

Captain Guilty Of Sex Offences Against Teen Cadets

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2012 | Canada

ESQUIMALT, B.C. - The former deputy commander of a Victoria-based military cadet corps has been found guilty of four charges involving two teenaged ca...

Check Out These Bomb-Detecting Dolphins

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - Canadian soldiers got an up-close look at bomb-detecting dolphins during a military training exercise with the Americans off the coast of Bri...

RCMP Seize Bath Salts, $30,000 Cash

CBC | Posted 10.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A routine highway check near Nanaimo has resulted in what's believed to be the first-ever seizure in B.C. of a new recreational drug called "bath salt...

Motorcyclist Who Drove 300 Km/h On B.C. Highway Turns Self In

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.24.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia motorcyclist accused of racing along a highway at 300 kilometres an hour is now facing the slow wheels of the justice s...

Canada's Military Spends Big On Weather Centres

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics

CFB GAGETOWN, N.B. - Defence Minister Peter MacKay has announced a $28.1 million project to improve weather forecasting services for the military.MacK...

Naval Officer Fined Over Groping Incident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.26.2012 | Canada

ESQUIMALT, B.C. - A navy officer based in Esquimalt, B.C. has been fined $8,000 dollars and handed a reprimand for groping a female sailor aboard a Ca...

B.C. Police Seize 300 Km/h Motorcycle That Went Viral

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2012 | Canada

SAANICH, B.C. - Police on Vancouver Island have seized the motorcycle they believe was featured in a YouTube video racing along the Trans-Canada Highw...

What Caused The HMCS Corner Brook To Run Aground?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2012 | Canada

ESQUIMALT, B.C. - A board of inquiry says a navy submarine ran aground off the West Coast of Vancouver Island this past June because of human error.Th...