Community & Public Affairs Section : Media Releases | Media Spokespersons | Published Freedom of Information Requests

Media Releases

Vancouver Police Department Media Releases

The VPD's most recent media releases are listed below.

View the archives for 2016, or use the search function below to find past VPD media releases.

Cops Catch Crook on Craigslist

With the victim’s help, the VPD have caught another person selling a stolen bike on Craigslist. more »

Leave a Comment

Suspects Use Guns to Hold-Up Marijuana Shop

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s assistance as they investigate a brazen robbery of a Vancouver marijuana shop. more »

Leave a Comment

Police Remind Residents to Lock Doors and Windows

If the thought of someone going into your home and making off with your belongings doesn’t make you lock your doors and windows, maybe a naked man in your kitchen will. more »

Leave a Comment

Gun Amnesty Continues

As part of the BC Government’s ongoing gun amnesty, the Vancouver Police are asking the public to consider calling and handing over any unwanted firearms. more »

Leave a Comment

Pedestrian Safety

The Vancouver Police has partnered with ICBC for their pedestrian safety campaign to help raise awareness around the increase in pedestrian related crashes during the approaching winter months. more »

Leave a Comment

Victim Says Break-in and Theft Not “Fantastic”

Police are asking the public to help them find a collection of rare comic books stolen in a break-in on Monday. more »

Leave a Comment

Police Asking for Public’s Help to Identify Man Following Stranger Attack

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who is considered to be a person of interest following a random sexually motivated assault of a woman. more »

Leave a Comment

Police Looking for Missing Man

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man, who was last seen in mid-September at his residence in the 1100 block Hor more »

Leave a Comment

Charges in August 11th Homicide

Charges have been approved, and the Vancouver Police have arrested a woman, in relation to the death of 28-year-old Lauren Lindsay McLellan out front of the Caprice Nightclub on August 11th, 2016. more »

Leave a Comment

Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Police continue to investigate a fatal collision that happened yesterday afternoon at the intersection of Yew Street and West 49th Avenue. more »

Leave a Comment