Vancouver Police Department

Ottawa Teen Missing For 5 Years May Be In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Police in Ottawa will be teaming up with the Vancouver Police Department to investigate a tip that a teenage boy who disappeared from the ...

3-Time Olympic Gold Medallist Joins Vancouver Police

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When her teammates arrive Monday in Calgary for training camp, Meghan Agosta will instead report to the Justice Institute of British Columbia with her...

Is A Drone Peeping On Vancouver Apartments?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver police are looking a report that a drone was caught peering into a man's apartment. Conner Galway was sitting in his 36th-floor apartmen...

Cop Used Excessive Force When He Punched Driver: Watchdog

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Vancouver police officer used excessive and unnecessary force when he punched a driver three times during a traffic stop in 2012, said a...

Police Raid Vancouver Medical Pot Shop

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An East Vancouver medical marijuana shop was searched by police on Thursday. Armed with a search warrant, Vancouver police officers entered Jim's W...

Police On Twitter Not Totally A Good Thing: UBC Study

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - When a gunman killed three Mounties, wounded two others and then led police on a manhunt through Moncton, N.B., Twitter quickly emerged as...

Darth Vader Robber Falls To The Force

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A failed robbery, this was. A woman wearing a Darth Vader mask allegedly robbed a 23-year-old woman at gunpoint on Tuesday morning, said Vancouver ...

Can You Help Solve These Cold Cases?

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Thirty-two years ago, a petite woman with blue eyes and brown frizzy hair packed all she could fit inside a suitcase and set off to find a...

Routine Traffic Stop Results In Huge Gun Discovery

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Handguns, shotguns, rifles and even a replica Uzi are off Vancouver's streets thanks to what police say were the actions of observant patr...

Dumbest Criminal EVER!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When the Vancouver cops pulled a driver over for talking on his cellphone, they had no idea the score they were about to make. Not only did the 25-...

Police Dog Attacked In The Line Of Duty

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver police dog named Shack is recovering after a man driving a stolen van tried to attack him. Police observed a stolen van on East Hasting...

VPD To Use Body Cameras?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Some Vancouver Police officers may be wearing body-mounted video cameras while on duty next year, as part of a pilot project to test their usefulness...

High Risk Sex Offender Wanted By Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Canada-wide warrant has been issued after the disappearance of a man considered by Vancouver police to be a high risk sex offender.Const...

Treat Your Phone Like What?

CBC | Posted 12.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Police forces in B.C.'s Lower Mainland are warning the public about an increase in mobile device theft throughout Metro Vancouver, and telling ow...

Downtown Vancouver Shooting Sends Man To Hospital

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

An early morning shooting in downtown Vancouver has left one in hospital with injuries. The Vancouver police reported in a Saturday news release th...

Bill C-30's West Coast Champion

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.26.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A controversial proposal to regulate Canadians' online activities is getting renewed support from Vancouver's top cop. Vancouver Police Department ...

Vancouver Police Get Their Gun Back

CBC | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada

Vancouver police have recovered an officer’s firearm that had been lost in a foot chase on Wednesday. At about 1 p.m. PT F...

MISSING: One Police Hand Gun

CBC | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada

Vancouver police have launched an intensive search for a police firearm after an officer lost the handgun in the city’s Downtown Eastsi...

Police Ignored Missing Street Workers, Inquiry Hears

CBC | Posted 06.23.2012 | Canada

Two former civilian employees with the Vancouver police department have testified detectives refused to investigate missing persons compl...

Police And Staff Caught Emailing Porn

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Vancouver's Police Department is disciplining 14 officers and one civilian employee — all men — for using the department's computers t...

Five Men Disappear Without A Trace

CBC | Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada

Vancouver police are trying to find five men who disappeared without a trace in the city in 2011. They are: Permadech Tatti, ...

Three Counts Of Arson For 17-Year Old In Vancouver Riot Aftermath

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Vancouver police have laid more charges in connection with the riots that rocked the city after the Stanley Cup final last June.Police say...

More Charged In Vancouver Riot

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Police say charges have been approved against two more people suspected of participating in Vancouver's Stanley Cup riot last June.Last we...

Riot Review Backs Police, Chief Says

CBC | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada

Both Vancouver police Chief Jim Chu and Mayor Gregor Robertson say the review of the Stanley Cup riot supports their position that there ...

Woman Sues RCMP After Husband Shot To Death

CP | Posted 10.02.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A B.C. woman whose husband was shot dead by a veteren Mountie in a Langley apartment one year ago has filed a civil suit against the force...