VicPD is always striving to be as transparent and accountable as possible. That’s why we have launched Open VicPD as a one-stop hub for information about the Victoria Police Department. Here you’ll find our interactive VicPD Community Dashboard, our online quarterly reports, publications, and other information that tells the story of how VicPD is working towards its strategic vision of A Safer Community Together.

Chief Constable’s Message

On behalf of the Victoria Police Department, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our website. Since its founding in 1858, the Victoria Police Department has contributed to public safety and neighbourhood vibrancy. Our police officers, civilian employees and volunteers proudly serve the City of Victoria and the Township of Esquimalt. Our website is a reflection of our transparency, pride and dedication towards “A Safer Community Together.”

Latest News Releases

19Oct, 2020

UPDATE | Wanted Man Michael Friesen Arrested After Barricade

October 19th, 2020|

Date: Monday, October 19, 2020 Files: 18-2746, 20-41870 UPDATE | Wanted Man Michael Friesen Arrested After Barricade Victoria, BC – Patrol officers, working with members of the Greater Victoria Emergency Response Team (GVERT), arrested wanted man Michael Friesen late this morning. [...]

19Oct, 2020

Have You Seen Wanted Man Michael Friesen?

October 19th, 2020|

Date: Monday, October 19, 2020 File: 18-2746 Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are asking for public assistance in locating wanted man, Michael Friesen. Michael Friesen is wanted on an unendorsed warrant for review of sentence in relation to offences such as [...]

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