Vancouver Hockey Riot

Good Samaritan Recalls Hockey Riot Beating

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - When the Vancouver Canucks lost to the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup final nearly three years ago, Robert MacKay was disappointed, but ...

New Stanley Cup Riot Charges Laid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Another 29 people, including two minors, have been charged in Vancouver's Stanley Cup riot.B.C.'s criminal justice branch says the latest ...

14-Year-Olds May Face Riot Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two 14-year-old boys and a group of three high school friends from Victoria are among the latest group of people accused of taking part in...

Hockey Riot Suspect Faces New Charge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A 22-year-old Vancouver man charged for participating in the Stanley Cup riot is now facing another charge after allegedly breaching his r...

'Miss Congeniality' Sentencing Delayed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A provincial court judge has delayed sentencing for a former beauty queen who joined others in looting a Vancouver drug store during the S...

ICBC Targets Hockey Rioters

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's Crown auto insurer has filed a civil claim against 46 people who have been charged or convicted for taking part in the ...

Riot Charges By The Numbers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two years after a riot in Vancouver made international headlines, charges have been approved against 229 people while 56 accused rioters a...

Hockey Rioters Sentenced

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two men convicted of attacking a Good Samaritan during the Stanley Riot in Vancouver will spend seven and eight months each behind bars.Ro...

Police Recommend New Round Of Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vancouver Police have recommended another batch of charges in the 2011 Stanley Cup riot.Police say 34 new charges have been sent to the Cr...

Rioters Defy The Courts

CP | Cara McKenna, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Stanley Cup rioters convicted for their part in a post-hockey rampage on Vancouver streets are continuing to flout the law, say city polic...

New Riot Charges Pinned On 33 People

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Another 33 people have been charged in the Stanley Cup Riot in Vancouver in June of 2011.The B.C. Criminal Justice Branch says the latest ...

Riot Suspect Doesn't Remember Smashing Windows

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A man in his mid-20s wearing a green hockey T-shirt paces outside an electronics store in downtown Vancouver, pumping his arms in the air ...

Riot Sentence For Pastor's Son

CBC | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A Stanley Cup rioter who tried to light a vehicle on fire has been given a nine-month conditional sentence, followed by 15 months of probation. ...

No Jail Or Starbucks For Hockey Rioter

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Stanley Cup rioter who smashed windows at a downtown Vancouver business has been sentenced but he won’t spend any time behind bars.Twe...

Miss Congeniality's Riot Plea Postponed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - An expected guilty plea from a former beauty queen charged after Vancouver's 2011 Stanley Cup riot has been postponed until next week.Soph...

Stanley Cup Rioter Sentenced

CBC | Posted 01.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A 21-year-old man who had faced more charges than any other person in connection with the Stanley Cup riot in Vancouver has been sentenced to four mon...

Punk Rock Cameo By Vancouver Mayor

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Tattoos, punk rock and Vancouver's mayor mix it up in a new single by rapper Yelawolf and drummer Travis Barker. Yes, all those words are in one sente...

More Charged In Hockey Riot

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - More criminal charges are stacking up against those accused of taking part in last year's Stanley Cup riot in Vancouver.The B.C. Criminal ...

Rioters Sentences' Not Long Enough: Crown

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.05.2012 | Canada British Columbia

The Crown is appealing the sentences of two Stanley Cup rioters, arguing that their punishments were not sufficient. B.C. Criminal Justice Branch s...

'Significant Instigator' Sentenced For Riot

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A hockey rioter described by the Crown as a “significant instigator” in last June’s Stanley Cup melee was given a 90-day sentence to be served o...

Clothes-Stealing Stanley Cup Rioter Sentenced

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A young woman who saw her schooling, employment and reputation crumble around her after a 20-second lapse in judgment during Vancouver's S...

U.S. Hockey Riot Suspect Busted

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.05.2012 | Canada British Columbia

An American accused of taking part in the Stanley Cup riot has been arrested by Canadian border gaurds. Dakota Schlag, 20, was apprehended by borde...

Stop Picking On Vancouver Police Use Of CCTV Cameras

Jack Gin | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Jack Gin

In all my years in the surveillance industry around the world, I have yet to hear of a single surveillance camera causing a conviction of an innocent person. Yet once again, the B.C. Civil Liberties Association is picking on the Vancouver Police Department and making noise about their suspected use of city-owned surveillance cameras, all 14 of them.

Stanley Cup Riot Suspects FOUND In U.S.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Police Department has tracked down three people in the U.S. suspected of taking part in the June 2011 Stanley Cup riot.The s...

'I Am Sorry' Writes Hockey Rioter

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A convicted hockey rioter says he's sorry in a letter to Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson that was ordered as part of his sentence. Emmanuel Alvia...