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Fireworks busy for police, though no major incidents

July 29, 2013

Liquor-related infractions topped the list of offences committed Saturday at the 2013 Celebration of Light fireworks display in English Bay. The Vancouver police department released a list Sunday of the offences, but said there there no incidents of note even though there was an estimated crowd of 250,000 to 300,000 in attendance. The Province – [...]

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Stanley Cup riot: Two 14-year-olds among 27 persons who face new charges

July 24, 2013

Two 14-year-old boys are among the latest group of suspects expected to be charged with offences dating back to the infamous Stanley Cup riot. Vancouver Police Department Supt. Dean Robinson said on Tuesday they have now recommended 118 charges against 27 suspected rioters in the police investigation into the riot two years ago. The Province [...]

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2 Transit Police officers charged with fabricating evidence

July 11, 2013
2 Transit Police officers charged with fabricating evidence

Two Transit Police officers already charged with assault are facing additional charges after a criminal investigation by the Vancouver Police Department. CBC | British Columbia News

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Vancouver Police investigating pedestrian fatality

July 1, 2013
Vancouver Police investigating pedestrian fatality

A pedestrian has been struck and killed in Vancouver tonight. Brian Montague with the Vancouver Police Department says the accident happened on Hastings near Main Street. They are investigating the cause of the accident. Montague says Hastings Street is closed in both directions and traffic in the area will be diverted for several hours.   [...]

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Police Watchdog investigating VPD incident

June 30, 2013
Police Watchdog investigating VPD incident

The Independent Investigations Office is now looking into why a man needed to be hospitalzed after being taken into custody by the Vancouver Police Department. The incident they are investigating happened on Friday night. The VPD reports the man was taken into custody after officers witnessed an altercation between he and another man. It happened [...]

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