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Emergency Services Report No Major Incidents At 4/20

Vancouver Police did not have any major incidents reported to them during this year’s 4/20 at Sunset Beach. However, police were kept busy managing the crowd throughout the event.

Just before 4:30 this afternoon the crowd peaked to approximately 60,000 people and there were over 400 vendor tents set up at Sunset Beach.

“Today was a good example of remarkable teamwork between the Vancouver Police, fellow first responders, the Vancouver Park Board, and the City of Vancouver,  allowing for a safe environment  during a large scale event,” says Sergeant Jason Robillard, Vancouver Police Department.

VPD officers assisted BC Emergency Health Services with more than 14 medical emergencies. Traffic enforcement officers issued more than thirty tickets and investigated three people for impaired driving.