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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.


Vancouver Man Charged in Marpole Double Homicide

Rocky Rambo Wei Nam Kam, a 25-year-old Vancouver resident, has been charged with two counts of second degree murder by Crown Counsel, in relation to the murders of Dianna Mah-Jones, 65, and Richard Jones, 68, of Vancouver. more »

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VPD Appealing for Witnesses to an Assault

Vancouver Police are asking the public for information regarding an assault that sent a 31-year-old woman to hospital. more »

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Update: Police Investigate Woman’s Death at Spanish Banks

Vancouver Police have determined the death of a woman found in medical distress November 3rd at Spanish Banks is not suspicious in nature. more »

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Update: Missing 24-year-old Carl Couture

VPD investigators are now working with the North Shore Search and Rescue to try and locate missing 24-year-old Carl Couture. more »

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Police Investigate Woman’s Death at Spanish Banks

Vancouver Police are investigating the death of a woman found in medical distress this morning at 7:30 near the concession area at Spanish Banks. more »

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Police Search for Missing Man from West End

The VPD’s Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public’s help in locating 24-year-old Carl Couture. more »

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Police Search for Suspect in East Van Sex Assault

The Vancouver Police are warning the public after a young woman was sexually assaulted on Sunday night in East Vancouver. more »

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Police Investigate Yaletown Sex Assault

The VPD are warning the public after a women in her 30s was sexually assaulted early this morning in Yaletown. more »

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VPD’s Victim Services Unit Receives International Award for Leadership

The Vancouver Police Victim Services Unit has won an international award in recognition of their significant service to victims and their families. more »

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VPD Top Traffic Stop of the Week

A Vancouver prohibited driver will lose the use of his vehicle for up to 60 days, and possibly forever under the Civil Forfeiture Act, after VPD Traffic officers stopped him on Vancouver’s west side. more »

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