Vancouver Police Department

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Name: Vancouver Police Department
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Oppenheimer campers seek to delay injunction aimed at ousting them from Vancouver city park

The Province Monday 29th September, 2014Pivot Legal Society will represent campers at Oppenheimer Park in court Monday to fight an injunction to remove the tent city.The injunction was filed Thursday in B.C. Supreme Court on behalf of the Vancouver Parks ... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Robbery, police chase suspect appears in court

A Vancouver man, with more than a decade of criminal history, appeared in Clark County Superior Court today on suspicion of robbing an east Vancouver convenience store and then ramming police vehicles in order to evade police, prompting an hourslong ... [Published Columbian.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

Police searching for thief in Vancouver

Photo Vancouver Police Department VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -Vancouver Police are searching for a man that stole a wallet and person items from man Saturday.The incident occurred at the Winco located near 25th Street and Andresen Road in Vancouver.While investigating ... [Published KPTV.com - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Probe launched in shooting death of former B.C. ‘street-level enforcer’

Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit is looking into the shooting death of a former B.C. resident who was once the subject of a police warning in Vancouver.Jermaine Anthony Carby, 33, was shot and killed by Peel Regional Police during a traffic stop ... [Published CTV News - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

City of Vancouver seeks end to Oppenheimer encampment

The City has filed materials in support of an application in BC Supreme Court for an injunction to begin the dismantling of the camp at Oppenheimer Park.In addition to worsening weather, health and safety conditions at the camp have deteriorated, and ... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Vancouver school lockdown: Some students being held at affected campuses until parents arrive

Students who live in an area being searched for a homicide suspect in West Vancouver will be held at the schools until their parents pick them up, the Vancouver School District said Wednesday afternoon.Three schools have been in modified lockdown since ... [Published Oregonian - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

News Views: State of welfare

A new study suggests that creating new or more distribution options for welfare cheques will reduce drug overdoses.The study findings, released in the International Journal of Drug Policy, revealed the risk of drug overdose among injection drug users ... [Published Maple Ridge News - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Early CPR saves Vancouver man's life

Did you know?The Vancouver Police Department used grant funding to put automated external defibrillators in more than 70 patrol vehicles, and plans to acquire another 50 later this year.A 57-year-old man was playing basketball Sunday evening at his friend’s ... [Published Columbian.com - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Men arrested for selling fake gold jewellery in Vancouver

Two men have been arrested for selling fake gold jewellery on the street in Vancouver.Police say the men allegedly approached victims on the street or in parking lots, telling a story about hardship and the need to buy gas and food.The men offered to ... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 24 2014]
Entities: Jewellery, Fake, Vancouver
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

COLUMN: Safety needs more than talk

The arrest of Raymond Caissie for the murder of 17-year-old Serena Vermeersch last week has served to throw a hand grenade into the upcoming Surrey election campaign, which was already dominated by concerns about crime, policing and public safety.Caissie ... [Published Parksville Qualicum News - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Davis spends beer revenue on police dog and tear gas launcher

Vancouver Police Department officers in anti-riot gear confront protestors in the streets of...FARMINGTON — A combination of $6,000 in beer sales tax revenues and a $7,500 Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice grant will be used to bring a ... [Published Standard Examiner - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 3 reports

Adaptive tricycle stolen from Vancouver boy

An adaptive tricycle belonging to a boy with special needs was stolen last week from the front porch of his house in the VanMall neighborhood.His mother reported the theft to Vancouver police Monday. The red Rifton adaptive tricycle was donated to the ... [Published Columbian.com - Sep 16 2014]

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...18.But Larkin said the injunction was filed too late for campers at the Downtown Eastside green space to find a safe alternative. "We're going to ask for an adjournment (of the injuncti..."
"It's precautionary," Mattison said. "We follow the direction of the policepolice department. I know they are looking for a suspect in the area."
"The Hollow Tree is an historic and popular attraction for residents and visitors alike," said Park Board Chair Aaron Jasper. "We are asking the public to be vigilant and report any suspicious activities."
According to the IndependentIndependent Investigations Office (IIO), the fourth suspect was taken into custody and was "later determined to have sustained a fracture to his jaw" and was hospitalized for medical treatment

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Robbery, police chase suspect appears in court [Published Columbian.com - Sep 29 2014]
Oppenheimer campers seek to delay injunction ai... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 29 2014]
Police searching for thief in Vancouver [Published KPTV.com - Sep 28 2014]
Mourners, mayor, police honour guard celebrate ... [Published Daily Xtra - Sep 28 2014]
Probe launched in shooting death of former B.C.... [Published CTV News - Sep 28 2014]
Man sought in theft from vendor at Vancouver su... [Published Columbian.com - Sep 27 2014]
Col. Sajjan Joins Liberal Leader Trudeau At Arm... [Published Link - Sep 27 2014]
Vancouver sex club gets green light from city, ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 26 2014]
Candidate for sheriff has checkered history [Published White Salmon Enterprise - Sep 26 2014]
News Views: State of welfare [Published Maple Ridge News - Sep 26 2014]
City of Vancouver seeks end to Oppenheimer enca... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
Vancouver school lockdown: Some students being ... [Published Oregonian - Sep 25 2014]
Early CPR saves Vancouver man's life [Published Columbian.com - Sep 24 2014]
Men arrested for selling fake gold jewellery in... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 24 2014]
COLUMN: Safety needs more than talk [Published Parksville Qualicum News - Sep 24 2014]
Statement from Park Board Chair on Hollow Tree ... [Published Noodls - Sep 24 2014]
Davis spends beer revenue on police dog and tea... [Published Standard Examiner - Sep 24 2014]
Death of Vancouver teen ruled homicide [Published Columbian.com - Sep 24 2014]
Death of Clark County woman determined to be a ... [Published Oregonian - Sep 24 2014]
Vancouverites urged to watch belongings after s... [Published CTV News - Sep 24 2014]
Did you witness Vancouver Police arrest in Port... [Published The Tri-City News - Sep 24 2014]
3 fake cops arrested after tourists report thefts [Published Canada Standard - Sep 23 2014]
Vancouver phoney cops tourist scam results in 3... [Published CBC - Sep 23 2014]
Agosta-Marciano Joins Vancouver Police [Published 96.7 CHYR - Sep 22 2014]
Phoney cops scam money from tourists in Vancouver [Published CBC - Sep 20 2014]
Phony cops scam money from tourists in Vancouver [Published CBC - Sep 20 2014]
High cruise passenger volumes expected Septembe... [Published Noodls - Sep 19 2014]
Vancouver police investigate man’s death in Dow... [Published Metro Canada - Sep 19 2014]
Women make up 50% of VPD recruits [Published Vancouver 24 Hours - Sep 19 2014]
Report: BC Local Governments Shorted by Billions [Published 4 Traders - Sep 18 2014]
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VANCOUVER — On Sunday afternoon, as Vancouver public school students contemplated their return to classrooms after a nasty teachers’ strike, some sat inside a library in the city’s West End, reading books. Other kids raced around the adjacent community ...
Vancouver man, devastated over lost bike, goes ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 04 2014]
An alert Vancouver resident had his bike stolen, then returned, all within an hour, thanks to some citizen sleuthing and the Vancouver Police Department K-9 unit. Chris Hilliard was asleep in his condo at 4:30 a.m. Friday when he awoke to the sound ...
Anti-pipeline activists disgusted by wave of in... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 10 2014]
Vancouver Police graffiti investigators appear to be closing in on a crowd of anti-pipeline anarchists who, to local chagrin, have spent months repeatedly vandalizing one of the most anti-pipeline neighbourhoods in Canada. “There is no respect,” said ...
John Ivison: Harper pitched new prostitution bi... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 06 2014]
When the Conservative caucus met on Parliament Hill in the last week of May, MPs were given a thorough explanation of the new prostitution bill — not only by Justice Minister Peter MacKay, but also by the prime minister. Stephen Harper’s intervention ...
Criminalizing johns endangers sex workers, B.C.... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 03 2014]
A B.C. study suggests criminalizing johns endangers sex workers and fails to eradicate the demand for paid sex. Thirty-one Vancouver sex workers were interviewed for the study, published Tuesday in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) Open, following the ...
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