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Media Releases

Vancouver Police Department Media Releases

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

View the archives for 2014, or use the search function below to find past VPD media releases.


East Vancouver Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in East Vancouver on July 27th. more »

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Police Searching for Arsonist

The search for an arsonist continues as officers from the VPD investigate three separate fires, intentionally set just hours apart on July 27th. more »

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Honda Celebration of Light Recap: Night One – July 26th  

An estimated crowd in excess of 250,000 people gathered on Vancouver’s beaches for the first night of the 2014 Honda Celebration of Light. more »

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2014 Celebration of Light Safety Plans

Chief Constable Jim Chu talks about safety plans for this year’s Celebration of Light. more »

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Vancouver Police Execute Search Warrant at Marijuana Store

An investigation continues after Vancouver Police executed a search warrant at an illegal Eastside marijuana store. more »

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Man Wanted Canada-Wide

Donald James Sabey is wanted Canada-wide for being unlawfully at large after he failed to return to his Vancouver halfway house. more »

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Top Traffic Cop Nabs Impaired Driver

Vancouver’s top traffic cop has nabbed an impaired driver following a two-car collision last night. more »

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Police Investigate Capsized Boat

Police are asking for the public’s help investigating the capsizing of a pleasure boat. more »

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Police Recover Stolen Gold

Police have recovered the stolen gold and two men have been charged following Monday afternoon’s gold heist at the Douglas Reynolds Gallery. more »

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VPD Officers Marching in the Netherlands

Five officers are representing the Vancouver Police Department in the 98th Annual International Four Days Marches Nijmegen taking place in the Netherlands. more »

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