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(Black Press Media file photo)

Multiple misdials divert police resources in Oak Bay

Flaggers in danger, Good Samaritan turns in purse this week in Oak Bay

 

A crash Aug. 17 has at least one resident questioning the safety of the Windsor Street at Newport Avenue intersection. (Adam Cook photo)

Oak Bay intersection on deck for upgrades

Windsor/Newport not among top crash sites, but a concern for residents

 

Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)

Oak Bay Police impound new driver’s car for drinking and driving

Thefts from Willows Beach area concern police

 

Police watchdog notified after 20-year-old driver with street racing stickers crashes into tree

Police watchdog notified after 20-year-old driver with street racing stickers crashes into tree

Police chief says stickers are indication of ‘how immature and unaware some drivers are’

Police watchdog notified after 20-year-old driver with street racing stickers crashes into tree
Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)                                Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)

Fraud attempts continue in Oak Bay

Police investigate email threat

Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)                                Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)
The parking lot at Willows Beach Park, like many across the region, is still closed to the public. (@OakBayPolice/Twitter)

Visitors to Willows Beach violate parking rules

Busy beach part of busy week for Oak Bay police

The parking lot at Willows Beach Park, like many across the region, is still closed to the public. (@OakBayPolice/Twitter)
Oak Bay Police arrested a 48-year-old man with outstanding warrants. (Oak Bay Police/Twitter)
Oak Bay Police arrested a 48-year-old man with outstanding warrants. (Oak Bay Police/Twitter)
Pandemic brings changes to fire department operations

Pandemic brings changes to fire department operations

New challenges faced by first responders

Pandemic brings changes to fire department operations
Three people were rescued by a private vessel after their canoe capsized near Oak Bay. (Courtesy of Phillip Hulme)

Three rescued after canoe capsizes near Oak Bay

Private vessel finds canoe, brings people ashore

Three people were rescued by a private vessel after their canoe capsized near Oak Bay. (Courtesy of Phillip Hulme)
Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)

Overnight car break-ins spike in Oak Bay

E-bike wagon stolen from Oak Bay arena

Oak Bay Police. (Black Press File Photo)
Oak Bay Police saw a variety of incidents between Jan. 13-19. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Oak Bay driver hits cyclist, police consider blaming snow boots

Break and enter, thefts also seen in mid-January

Oak Bay Police saw a variety of incidents between Jan. 13-19. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Theft of marine-related property continues in the Cadboro Bay area in and around the Royal Victoria Yacht Club. Last week a red kayak and an outboard motor were the latest items to go missing from the area. (Google Earth)

New Year, old trends for Oak Bay police

Outboard motor, kayak reported missing near yacht club

Theft of marine-related property continues in the Cadboro Bay area in and around the Royal Victoria Yacht Club. Last week a red kayak and an outboard motor were the latest items to go missing from the area. (Google Earth)
Last week’s boat fire at Oak Bay Marina is under investigation. The boat will now be towed to Sidney for demolition. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)

Uplands house raided, wrapped gifts stolen in Grinch-style break-in

Police bust man with bolt cutters behind Oak Bay Rec. Centre

Last week’s boat fire at Oak Bay Marina is under investigation. The boat will now be towed to Sidney for demolition. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Police identify suspect who allegedly pulled a knife on Oak Bay store owner
Police identify suspect who allegedly pulled a knife on Oak Bay store owner
Oak Bay Police received three reports of theft from unlocked cars last week. (Black Press File Photo)

Oak Bay residents leave cars unlocked, report theft, again

Oak Bay Police briefs from Sept. 1 to 7

Oak Bay Police received three reports of theft from unlocked cars last week. (Black Press File Photo)
Const. Devin Fidler points the Dragoneye speed reader at cars driving in the Willows’ school zone of Cadboro Bay Road. Drivers can expect Oak Bay Police in all school zones again starting with back to school week Sept. 3. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Const. Devin Fidler points the Dragoneye speed reader at cars driving in the Willows’ school zone of Cadboro Bay Road. Drivers can expect Oak Bay Police in all school zones again starting with back to school week Sept. 3. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Both suspects from the Aug. 14 armed robbery in Oak Bay have now been arrested. (File photo)

UPDATED: Police nab both suspects of Oak Bay armed robbery

Perpetrators were arrested for allegedly using a firearm to rob Oak Bay Avenue resident

Both suspects from the Aug. 14 armed robbery in Oak Bay have now been arrested. (File photo)
A 36-year-old man who was spotted driving a stolen Saanich work truck in Oak Bay is being called a prolific offender by police. (Black Press Media file photo)

Oak Bay police nab prolific offender in stolen Saanich work truck

Man barred from driving, wanted by VicPD, charged with numerous offences

A 36-year-old man who was spotted driving a stolen Saanich work truck in Oak Bay is being called a prolific offender by police. (Black Press Media file photo)
Carnarvon Park, a 3.97-hectare sports park, is located at Carnarvon Street and Henderson Road in Oak Bay. (Black Press File Photo)

Women flee attempted robbery in Carnarvon Park

Oak Bay Police briefs for Aug. 5-11

Carnarvon Park, a 3.97-hectare sports park, is located at Carnarvon Street and Henderson Road in Oak Bay. (Black Press File Photo)
Driver ignores flagger in Oak Bay, drives on sidewalk

Driver ignores flagger in Oak Bay, drives on sidewalk

Gold ring found at Willows returned to police

Driver ignores flagger in Oak Bay, drives on sidewalk