Esquimalt

Esquimalt Crew Hurt In Naval Ship Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2014 | 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 02.23.2014 | 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...