Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are warning the public after a man received non-life-threatening injuries after being poked by a syringe located inside a hollow fence post.
Victoria, BC – On this day in 1959, VicPD Constable Earle Michael Doyle succumbed to injuries received in a traffic collision on duty. The 28-year-old constable, who had only been with the department a year and a half, was serving in our Traffic division when he was killed on duty.
Victoria, BC – Investigators are warning the public, specifically members of our Chinese community, as they continue investigating a second, elaborate extortion scheme consistent with a “virtual kidnapping.”
The young woman who was the subject of a missing person alert yesterday was located safely. Thank you to our law enforcement partners, including the RCMP for their assistance. Thank you for the numerous tips and assistance in spreading the word.
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:
Esquimalt, BC – An Esquimalt man is recovering in hospital after VicPD Patrol officers were able to provide life-saving first aid through a technique taught in our recent Police Officer Down training.
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.
Victoria, BC –As with previous events, we will be deploying temporary cameras in support of our operations to ensure public safety during this year’s Pride Parade.
Victoria BC – The 2018 Pulling Together Paddling Team, as well as several dignitaries from various levels of government, will arrive in the inner harbour around 11:30 a.m. this morning.
Esquimalt, BC – Investigators are both alerting the public and looking for witnesses as we search for a suspect in a sexual assault that occurred in Esquimalt's Highrock Park last night.