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


VPD Warning: High-Risk Sex Offender Residing in Vancouver

The Vancouver Police Department believes that compelling circumstances exist to warn the public that a high-risk sex offender is now residing in Vancouver. more »

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VPD Arrest Three Women in “Blessing Scam”

Three women have been arrested and police are looking for additional victims who may have been conned out of significant amounts of cash and jewellery. more »

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Woman Attacked Near Fraserview Golf Course

Vancouver Police are continuing to investigate after a woman reported being attacked this morning near Fraserview Golf Course. more »

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Update: Wanted Sex Offender Arrested

High-risk sex offender Darren Wheatley was located by police in Vancouver and arrested without incident. more »

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Canada-Wide Warrant for Sex Offender

The Vancouver Police High Risk Offender Unit is asking for the public’s help to locate a sex offender who is unlawfully at large. more »

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Police Identify Person-of-Interest in Suspicious Death

Vancouver Police have identified a person of interest in a suspicious death, in which a 60-year-old man died in hospital following an altercation on Robson Street. more »

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Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Police are investigating a fatal collision on South East Marine Drive after a pedestrian was struck by a car. more »

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Charges Laid in Vancouver Homicide

Charges of second degree murder have been laid following a Downtown Eastside homicide. more »

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One Man Dead and Six Officers Sent to Hospital

One man is dead and six officers have been sent to hospital following a call of a disturbance in South East Vancouver this afternoon. more »

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Police Looking For Person-of-Interest in Suspicious Death

A 60-year-old man has died in hospital following an altercation earlier this week. more »

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