Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are asking for your help as they work to locate a bike theft suspect and return an elderly man’s brand new electric-assist bike.
Victoria BC – The Victoria Police Athletic Association’s boys and girls Senior High School Basketball tournament begins today at St. Michaels University School.
The senior high basketball tournament features teams from Vancouver Island and the Mainland and is a fantastic showcase of local talent. Numerous games kick off the tournament today and the final games are on Saturday at 2:15 p.m. with the awards ceremony taking place shortly after.
Victoria, BC – Officers are asking for anybody that witnessed an assault downtown this past Sunday to call us.
On January 13th, officers were called for report of an assault at Yates and Douglas Streets. Officers spoke with the victim who reported that his electric wheelchair made contact with an unknown man. The man took exception to this contact and an altercation ensued. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Victoria, BC – Seven citizens were honoured with VicPD Civic Service Awards today in a ceremony in our Hall of Honour.
Speaking to the recipients in a ceremony shared by family, friends, VicPD officers and staff, Chief Manak remarked on the courage and dedication to keeping others safe that connects them.
Victoria, BC – A man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant was arrested by a VicPD K9 officer and Patrol officers on Sunday, January 13th.
Rourke Desmanche was spotted in the 700-block of Pembroke Street just before 1:00 a.m. Sunday morning by a VicPD K9 officer working with the Patrol shift. The officer stopped Desmanche after recognizing him from his Canada-wide warrant for parole violations stemming from a homicide conviction.
Victoria, BC – A Victoria man has been convicted of charges stemming from an attack on VicPD K9, the first Greater Victoria Area conviction under a Canadian law designed to protect K9 service dogs.
Victoria, BC – With New Year’s Eve celebrations fast approaching, VicPD officers will be out checking for those driving while impaired by drugs and/or alcohol.
Victoria BC – Investigators are asking a witness who came to the aid of another woman during a sexual assault in the 600-block of Belleville Street yesterday afternoon to contact them.
Victoria BC – A Victoria man is in custody after two incidents - a sexual assault and an indecent act yesterday.
Victoria BC – VicPD's Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) officers are reminding people not to leave valuables in their vehicles after the recovery of stolen property.