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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 2018, or use the search function below to find past VPD media releases.


VPD Investigating Early Morning Stabbing

Vancouver Police are investigating an early morning altercation that has sent four people to hospital, three in serious condition.  more »

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Update: Vancouver Police asking for dash-cam video following fatal collision

Vancouver Police are asking the public for dash-cam video following a fatal collision that claimed the life a 35-year-old Vancouver man yesterday in South Vancouver. more »

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Suspect Gets a Bait Car Surprise

Vancouver Police arrested a man in 30s last night after he allegedly broke into a bait car in a busy downtown parkade. more »

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Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck Mid-block On SE Marine Drive

Vancouver Police are investigating a collision this morning on SE Marine Drive near Ross Street that has claimed the life a pedestrian. more »

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Update: Police Search for Wanted Man

Forty-one-year old Mark Lukyn, wanted B.C.-wide for breach of recognizance, was arrested in Gastown last night by Vancouver Police. more »

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Vancouver Police Search For Wanted Man

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help to locate a man currently wanted B.C.-wide for breach of recognizance after he removed his electronic monitoring bracelet while out on bail on October 15. more »

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Multi-Vehicle Collision Sends Three People to Hospital

The Vancouver Police Collision Investigations Unit is investigating a multi-vehicle collision this morning involving an unmarked VPD SUV in East Vancouver. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate Early Morning Stabbing

Vancouver Police are investigating an early morning stabbing in Champlain Heights that sent one woman to hospital. more »

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Vancouver Police Make 14 Arrests Using “Bait” Electronics

Vancouver Police have arrested 14 people in a recent project targeting the theft of personal electronics from downtown coffee shops. more »

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Update: Charges approved for three men allegedly involved in violent altercation with VPD officers

Crown Counsel has approved criminal charges against three men after a VPD officer was assaulted following a routine traffic stop last night. more »

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