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.


GUEST COMMENT: Dark side of amalgamation

  • posted Nov 27, 2014 at 10:00 AM

There is a lot more to consider before taxpayers give their approval to amalgamation in Greater Victoria.


Today on the Hill: Stopping violence

  • updated Nov 27, 2014 at 10:07 AM

Today on the Hill: Violence prevention is on the agenda


NDP demands audit of Multi-Material BC

  • posted Nov 26, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Opposition says MMBC undermines existing recyclers, depots, wants review by B.C.'s Auditor General


Prince Rupert LNG plant, pipelines get B.C. certificates

  • posted Nov 26, 2014 at 3:00 PM

PETRONAS aiming for investment decision by the end of this year, Nisga'a Nation on board with $11 billion development plan

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