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Yearly Archives: 2019

Vancouver Police Make Arrest In Weekend Homicide

Vancouver Police have arrested 58-year-old Alvaro Julio Roche-Garcia for the murder of Zenen Cepeda Silva on January 26. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate The Robbery Of A Holistic Store

Vancouver Police are investigating a brazen robbery of a holistic store where a suspect fired his gun, injuring a bystander. more »

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Vancouver Police Look For Witnesses In Yaletown Stabbing

Vancouver Police are appealing for witnesses to an early morning altercation in Yaletown that sent three men to hospital, one in serious condition. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigating The City’s Second Homicide Of 2019

Vancouver Police are investigating a late night shooting that has claimed the life of 69-year-old Vancouver resident, Zenen Cepeda Silva. more »

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Update: Charges Approved in West End Sexual Assault

Crown Counsel has approved charges against a man in his 30s in relation to a 2018 sexual assault in Vancouver’s West End. more »

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Update: Pedestrian Dies Following Hit-And-Run

The 53-year-old Vancouver woman struck by a BMW SUV in a hit-and-run last week has died from her injuries. The VPD are again encouraging the driver to contact them. more »

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Vancouver Police Target Men Preying On Teens

Vancouver Police arrested 47 men in 2018 following a two-month operation that targeted people willing to purchase sexual services from youth. more »

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Vancouver Police Search for Hit-and-Run Driver

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle involved in an early morning hit-and-run in East Vancouver that has left a woman in hospital with life-threatening injuries. more »

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VPD Makes Arrest In 2017 Homicide

Vancouver Police have made an arrest in a 2017 homicide that claimed the life of 38-year-old Vancouver resident Maninder Singh Braich. more »

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Vancouver Police Release New Details on Double Homicide that Killed Innocent Teenager One Year Ago

Vancouver Police today released new information about a shooting in Vancouver a year ago that led to the death of two people, including an innocent, teenage boy. more »

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