Historic police charge books returned to VicPD after digital preservation

!Heather Dean, associate director of special collections at UVic Libraries, Pat Acton, president of the Victoria Genealogical Society and Victoria Police Department Chief Constable Frank Elsner looking through one of five charge books from the 1800s that have been preserved digitally by UVic. The books were returned to the police department on Nov. 26.  - Andrea Peacock photo
  • updated Nov 26, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Victoria police leather-bound charge books from the 1800s have been scanned onto hard drives to preserve a piece of history.

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Victoria Eagles bottle drive helps ill woman

  • posted Nov 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The bottle drive, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., is at Saanich’s Lambrick Park

Business

Geothermal pitched as alternative to Site C dam

  • posted Nov 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Energy Minister Bill Bennett says it has promise, but isn't developed enough to replace Peace River dam

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Highlander's women's soccer teams in action

  • posted Nov 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Weekly roundup of Victoria's Highlander women's soccer action

Business

For the love of heritage homes

  • posted Nov 26, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Heritage house enthusiast Nick Russell discusses the good and bad of purchasing an old home.

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