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The Victoria Police Department was established in 1858 and is the oldest municipal police department west of the Great Lakes. Our police officers, civilians and volunteers proudly serve the City of Victoria and the Township of Esquimalt.

A world-renowned tourist destination, the City of Victoria is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. It is the capital of British Columbia and the Township of Esquimalt is the home of the Pacific Fleet of Canada’s Navy.

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22Jan, 2020

Protesters Arrested After 15-Hour Negotiation

January 22nd, 2020|

File: 20-3196 Victoria, BC – Twelve adults were taken into custody this morning following a protest which lasted several hours. Officers were called to a Province of B.C. government building in the 1800-block of Blanshard Avenue at 11 [...]

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