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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.


VPD Officer’s Father Killed in Barcelona Terrorist Attack

Ian Moore Wilson was a much-loved husband, father, brother, and grandfather, who lived a healthy, active life alongside his partner of 53 years, Valerie. more »

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VPD Warning the Public After Women Groped on the Seawall

Vancouver Police are warning the public about a series of groping incidents while women were walking on or near the seawall. more »

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Update: Collision at Canada Place

Vancouver Police can now confirm that a fourth pedestrian was injured in Sunday’s collision in front of Canada Place. more »

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Vancouver Police Make Significant Drug and Firearms Seizure and Charge Four Men

A five-month Vancouver Police Department (VPD) investigation has led to the seizure of eight firearms and more than two kilograms of heroin, fentanyl, and fentanyl analogues. more »

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Update: Collision at Canada Place

Vancouver Police can confirm that the three tourists involved in yesterday’s collision in front of Canada Place were all related and visiting from Massachusetts, USA. more »

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Update: Stunt Driver Dies on the Set of Deadpool 2

WorkSafeBC and the BC Corners Service are investigating the death of a female stunt driver who died on the set of Deadpool 2 during a stunt on a motorcycle earlier this morning. more »

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Stunt Driver Dies on Set of Deadpool

Vancouver Police can confirm that a female stunt driver has died on the set of Deadpool during a stunt on a motorcycle. more »

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Update: Collision at Canada Place

A pedestrian has died and another remains in serious condition after being hit by a charter bus just after 10:00 this morning at Burrard Street and Canada Place. more »

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Collision Investigation at Canada Place

Just after 10:00 this morning, VPD officers and emergency health services responded to Burrard Street and Canada Place where at least three pedestrians were struck by a coach bus. more »

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High-Risk Offender Arrested

High-risk sex offender Rene Troy Cardinal, subject of a public warning on August 5th, was arrested last night. more »

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