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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.


Cab Goes Up In Flames

Vancouver Police are investigating an eastside carjacking that ended up with a taxi bursting into flames. more »

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Police Investigate Hotel Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting at a Downtown Eastside hotel that has sent one man to hospital in serious condition. Around 2:30 p.m., police responded to reports of shots being fired inside the Regent Hotel located at 160 East Hastings … more »

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Detectives Investigate Downtown Eastside Homicide

Detectives are investigating a Downtown Eastside homicide following an overnight stabbing on East Hastings Street. more »

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Man Stabbed in East Vancouver Home Invasion

One man has been stabbed and another has been arrested following an East Vancouver home invasion. more »

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Second Victim Identified in Fatal East Vancouver Shooting

Forty-nine-year-old Harjit Singh Mann of Surrey has been identified as the second victim in Thursday’s double homicide on East 31st Avenue near Ross Street. more »

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Man in Custody Following Powell Street Assault

One man is in custody following an early morning assault and subsequent standoff on Powell Street. more »

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Victim Identified in Fatal East Vancouver Shooting

Thirty-two-year-old Navdip Singh Sanghera of Vancouver has been identified as one of the two victims in last night’s double homicide on East 31st Avenue near Ross Street. more »

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Traffic Disruptions on Powell Street

Motorists are advised to avoid the area of Powell Street between Commercial and Clark Drive due to an ongoing police incident. more »

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Second Man Dies Following East Vancouver Shooting

A second man has died following an overnight East Vancouver shooting. more »

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Police Investigate Fatal East Vancouver Shooting

Vancouver Police are investigating an East Vancouver shooting that has left one man dead and sent another to hospital in critical condition. more »

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