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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.


VPD Cold Case Website Adds Three New Cases

Karen-Lee Taylor was a bubbly, carefree 19-year-old, whose body was discovered in a Vancouver laneway in August of 1990. more »

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Update: VPD Search for Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run

Police have now identified the woman who was killed in a hit-and-run collision near Main and Cordova Street on December 10th. more »

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Police Warn of Spike in Purse Snatchings

Police continue to search for suspects believed responsible for a rash of recent purse snatchings in Vancouver. more »

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Grinches Make Off With Christmas Gifts

Two Grinches have made off with a woman’s Christmas gifts following a morning robbery. more »

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Impaired Drivers Put Your Safety at Risk

Impaired drivers continue to put the safety of others at risk as VPD removed 16 impaired drivers from Vancouver’s streets over the weekend. more »

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Update: VPD Search for Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run

As police make progress in identifying the driver involved in a hit-and-run collision that killed an elderly woman on Main Street near Cordova on December 10th, investigators have still been unable to identify the victim. more »

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Update: Two VPD Officers Struck by Car

The two uniformed patrol officers struck by a car on West Broadway this evening have been released from hospital. more »

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Two VPD Officers Struck by Car

Two Vancouver police officers are being treated in hospital after being struck by a car. more »

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VPD Assist with Calgary Police Missing Person Investigation

The Calgary Police Service is asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing woman who may be in either Vancouver or Toronto. more »

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VPD Search for Driver in Fatal Hit and Run

Investigators continue to search for evidence and canvass for witnesses in a collision that claimed the life of an elderly woman. more »

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