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 2015, or use the search function below to find past VPD media releases.


Update: Serious Sexual Assault in Strathcona

Charges have been laid in a serious sexual assault that occurred yesterday afternoon in Vancouver’s Strathcona neighbourhood. more »

Leave a Comment

Serious Sexual Assault in Strathcona

One man is in custody after a serious sexual assault at a home in Vancouver’s Strathcona neighbourhood. more »

Leave a Comment

Jogger Sexually Assaulted

Vancouver Police continue to look for evidence and potential witnesses to a sexual assault on the city’s west side early this morning. more »

Leave a Comment

Vancouver Police Investigate Yaletown Stabbing

Vancouver Police are investigating a Yaletown stabbing that sent one man to hospital with serious injuries. more »

Leave a Comment

Battle of the Badges Hockey Game for Charity

The Vancouver Police Department and the Vancouver Fire Fighters’ Charitable Society invite you to the Battle of the Badges hockey game more »

Leave a Comment

VPD Officers Issue 1500 Tickets to Distracted Drivers

Vancouver Police officers have written 1500 distracted driving tickets since the launch of the Provincial Distracted Driving campaign on March 1st. more »

Leave a Comment

Police Investigate Suspicious Package

Vancouver Police have safely removed a suspicious package from the 1000 block of Hornby Street after a citizen called 9-1-1 reporting the potential explosive device. more »

Leave a Comment

Police Continue Search for Man in Connection With Vancouver Homicide

Vancouver Police are continuing their appeal to help locate a man who is wanted for questioning in connection with Vancouver’s third homicide of 2015. more »

Leave a Comment

Vancouver Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Vancouver Police are investigating a fatal collision involving a motorcyclist. more »

Leave a Comment

Vancouver Police Investigate Pair of Westside Home Invasions

Police are investigating a pair of Westside home invasions that have left residents concerned for their safety. more »

Leave a Comment