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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 2020, or use the search function below to find past VPD media releases.


VPD seeks victims and witnesses to stabbing

Vancouver Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in Yaletown yesterday and are looking for witnesses and additional victims to come forward. more »

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VPD asks for public’s help in homicide investigation

Vancouver Police are looking for dashcam video from the public in a new area of interest related to the murder of Iqubal Grewal last week. more »

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VPD “Project Blitz” has man pleading guilty to drug and weapon charges

A thorough and extensive narcotics investigation by Vancouver Police patrol officers has led to a 47-year-old Vancouver man pleading guilty to several charges. more »

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VPD investigates serious assault in Strathcona Park

Vancouver Police are investigating a serious assault in the Strathcona Park encampment and are making a plea to residents in the area to come forward with information. more »

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Woman arrested after assaults in busy East Vancouver parking lot

Vancouver Police have arrested a woman in her 30s after an attack in an East Vancouver parking lot that injured three people. more »

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VPD identifies suspect in Yaletown home invasions

Vancouver Police have identified the person responsible for two home invasions that occurred in the Yaletown neighbourhood this month. more »

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VPD identifies homicide victim and seeks witnesses

Vancouver Police are asking for witnesses to come forward in the murder of 23-year-old Vancouver resident, Iqubal Grewal. more »

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VPD looking for missing female

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 24-year-old woman. more »

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Man pleads guilty to serious downtown Vancouver assault

Criminal charges have been approved by Crown counsel after an extensive Vancouver Police investigation of a serious assault in Vancouver last year. more »

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Latest crime stats show increase in violent assaults in Vancouver

Vancouver Police today released a new crime statistics report for the first six months of 2020, which provides insight into criminal activity in Vancouver during the pandemic. more »

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