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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 2017, or use the search function below to find past VPD media releases.


Police Investigate Targeted Shooting

Police were called to the area of Killarney Street and Euclid Avenue last night just after 11 p.m. where they found a 22-year-old Burnaby man on the street suffering from gunshot wounds. He remains in hospital in serious, but stable condition. more »

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Police Ask For Public’s Help to Find Injured Woman

Vancouver Police are requesting the public’s assistance to help find the victim of an assault who may be injured and in need of medical attention. more »

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Update: Police Have Found Missing Man with Dementia 

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing elderly man with dementia. more »

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Police Identify Victim of Vancouver’s Third Homicide

The victim of Vancouver’s third homicide has been identified as 38-year-old Vancouver resident Maninder Singh Braich. more »

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Police Investigate String of Suspicious Fires

Vancouver Police and Vancouver Fire investigators are investigating what appear to be a series of three related fires deliberately set in East Vancouver this morning. more »

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High-Risk Offender Arrested

High-risk offender Antoine Naskathey has been arrested and remains in custody. more »

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High-Risk Offender on the Lam in Vancouver

The VPD are warning the public about a high-risk offender who is on the lam in Vancouver. more »

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Police Ask For Media’s Help To Contact Missing Girl

Vancouver Police are asking for the media’s help to contact a missing 15-year-old girl who hasn’t been heard from since early January. more »

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Murder Charges Laid in Death of Japanese Student

A charge of second degree murder has been laid against William Victor Schneider in relation to the death of Japanese student Natsumi Kogawa. more »

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Collision Results in Minor Injuries

Police are investigating a collision involving three vehicles at the intersection of Oak Street and West 57th Avenue. Several people were sent to hospital with minor injuries. more »

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