News Releases

Unwanted, Explicit Phone Calls Targeting Female Staff at Victoria Businesses

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Victoria, BC – Over the past 6 months, VicPD has received 9 reports of indecent phone calls, primarily to businesses in Victoria.

In the unwanted, sexually explicit, anonymous phone calls, the male caller typically targets female employees. Given the similarity in calls, investigators believe that the same male may be responsible.

We’re asking that if you’ve received calls of this nature you do the following:

Are These Yours? Patrol Officers Seek Ring Return

Friday, July 6, 2018
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Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are asking for the public’s help in returning valuable rings to their rightful owners.

The rings were located on June 28th, 2018. One of the rings is described as a band with “Vanessa Sammy” inscribed on it. Two of the other rings located appear to be an engagement ring and wedding band, one of which has a registration number.

If you recognize any of these rings please call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.