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Granville Bridge re-opens following protest

A protest that shut down traffic on the Granville Bridge today by a group identified as Extinction Rebellion has ended, after eight people were arrested by Vancouver Police for refusing to leave the bridge. more »

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Downtown Vancouver protest leads to arrests

A protest in Downtown Vancouver today led to five people arrested by police after hours of attempted negotiation. more »

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Teenaged victim in critical condition after stabbing

Vancouver Police are investigating a stabbing on Vancouver’s West Side that has left a teenaged victim in critical condition. more »

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VPD introduces three new executive members

Vancouver Police today announced the promotion of Fiona Wilson from superintendent to deputy chief constable, and the promotion of inspectors Lynn Noftle and Tanya Whysker to superintendent. more »

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One dead following Downtown Vancouver shooting

Vancouver Police are investigating the murder of a man last night in Vancouver’s Coal Harbour neighbourhood. more »

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Downtown Vancouver protest leads to arrests

Vancouver Police had to arrest eight people for mischief and obstruction in relation to two protests held at two different Downtown Vancouver buildings today, after hours of attempted negotiation. more »

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Additional charges laid against alleged Masonic Hall arsonist

Crown counsel has approved five more criminal charges against a man accused of setting fire to three Masonic Halls in Vancouver and on the North Shore, following a Vancouver Police investigation. more »

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Easter weekend keeps VPD officers busy

Vancouver Police were kept busy over the Easter weekend, responding to 1,854 calls for service over a four-day period. more »

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VPD identifies and arrests suspect in West End stranger attack

Vancouver Police have arrested a suspect in connection to the stranger attack in the West End last Saturday night. more »

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VPD reports multiple overdoses at downtown party

Vancouver Police are warning the public after a group of seven adults overdosed while consuming cocaine and MDMA at a party in the West End Friday night. more »

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