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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.


Vancouver Police Release Video in Search for Arson Suspect

Vancouver Police today released new security video and are asking for the public’s help to identity an arson suspect. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate City’s Ninth Traffic Fatality

A 43-year-old Vancouver man has died following a collision involving two vehicles in downtown Vancouver in late August. more »

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VPD Increases Traffic Enforcement for Start of School Year

The Vancouver Police Department today kicked off a traffic enforcement campaign to target unsafe driving behaviour in and around school zones to help keep everyone safe. more »

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Update: Vancouver Police Investigate Multi-Vehicle Collision

Crown Counsel has approved a number of charges against the driver of a stolen truck who allegedly caused the multi-vehicle collision on Saturday evening. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate Possible Drug Lab

Just before 2 a.m. Saturday, Vancouver Police were called to investigate a sudden death, due to an apparent drug overdose, in an apartment on Rhodes Street near East 41stAvenue. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate Multi-Vehicle Collision

Four people have been taken to hospital this evening for medical assessment following a multi-vehicle collision on Main Street involving a suspected stolen pick-up truck. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate Early Morning Fatal Crash

Vancouver Police are investigating an early-morning, single-vehicle crash on Vancouver’s West Side that has claimed the life of the driver and sent the passenger to hospital. more »

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Update: Vancouver Police Make Arrest in City’s 7th Homicide of 2018

VPD homicide investigators have arrested 48-year-old Vancouver resident Ngoc Chau Nguyen for the April 2018 murder of Minh Dam. more »

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Vancouver Police Search for Wanted Man Related to Project Territory

Vancouver police are asking for public’s help to find 22-year-old Anduele Jonathan Pikientio, who is wanted on several warrants related to Project Territory. more »

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Vancouver Police Investigate Fatal Collision

The VPD is investigating a fatal collision that claimed the life of motorcyclist this morning on Vancouver’s West Side. more »

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