News Releases

Thieves Targeting Valuables Left In Vehicles In Hillside Area

Friday, June 14, 2019

Victoria, BC – Officers are warning area residents and those visiting the area of the 1600-block of Hillside Avenue to remove valuables from their vehicles. Thieves are targeting valuables left in vehicles in the neighbourhood. Several thefts from vehicles have recently occurred in the area, resulting in damage to vehicles and loss of valuable property.

Amanda Williams Located

Monday, June 10, 2019
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Update: Amanda Williams was located by the Vancouver Police and is safe. 

Victoria, BC -  Officers are asking for your help as we work to locate missing woman Amanda Williams.

Amanda is a 33-year-old Indigenous woman standing five feet, three inches tall, with a slender build of 140 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.   A picture of Amanda is below.

Front Desk Hours Of Operation To Be Reduced June 17th

Monday, June 10, 2019

Victoria, BC – Citizens seeking service at VicPD’s headquarters are being notified of an upcoming change in our front desk hours.

On June 17th, VicPD’s service hours at the front desk of our 850 Caledonia Avenue headquarters will be reduced to 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday. The front desk and lobby area will be closed on Saturdays, Sundays and statutory holidays.  This change is consistent with other public agencies and part of a series of service adjustments the department is undertaking to better realign our services with our resources.