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Steve Tatoosh, Hupacasath chief councillor, holds two of the approximetely 1,400 sockeye salmon caught by a DFO test boat that were distributed to the nation’s members. KARLY BLATS PHOTO

Longtime B.C. First Nation chief charged after break-and-enter

Hupacasath First Nation’s Steven Tatoosh faces numerous charges following a Jan. 28 incident

Steve Tatoosh, Hupacasath chief councillor, holds two of the approximetely 1,400 sockeye salmon caught by a DFO test boat that were distributed to the nation’s members. KARLY BLATS PHOTO
Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is looking for two people who allegedly stole a $300 tool from Home Hardware in Sidney. (File contributed/Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers)

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers looking to identify suspects in Sidney Home Hardware theft

Suspects allegedly walked into store smiling before making off with merchandise

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is looking for two people who allegedly stole a $300 tool from Home Hardware in Sidney. (File contributed/Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers)
Local businesses on Lower Johsnon Street are looking to up the area’s security. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)

Victoria security company sees jump in clients in lower downtown after influx of thefts

Themis Security has signed several new contracts for businesses in lower Yates, Johnson streets area

Local businesses on Lower Johsnon Street are looking to up the area’s security. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
VicPD looking for rightful owner of kendo Japanese fencing set, crossbows found in stolen vehicle

VicPD looking for rightful owner of kendo Japanese fencing set, crossbows found in stolen vehicle

Several unique items turned up in a recent recovery of a stolen vehicle

VicPD looking for rightful owner of kendo Japanese fencing set, crossbows found in stolen vehicle
Victoria senior housebound after electric wheelchair stolen

Victoria senior housebound after electric wheelchair stolen

The 75-year-old’s customized chair was stolen from his James Bay residence

Victoria senior housebound after electric wheelchair stolen
A thief allegedly stole a motorcycle from a property in the Mount Tolmie area on Dec. 19 between 4 and 4:30 a.m. (Supplied by Ryan Gisler)

Mount Tolmie man warns Saanich locals of coordinating thieves

Saanich police says recent thefts have not been out of the ordinary

A thief allegedly stole a motorcycle from a property in the Mount Tolmie area on Dec. 19 between 4 and 4:30 a.m. (Supplied by Ryan Gisler)
Victoria toy store, Cherry Bomb Toys had break-and-enter early Friday. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
Victoria toy store, Cherry Bomb Toys had break-and-enter early Friday. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
The Victoria Christadelphian Ecclesia was broken into on Tuesday night and donations were stolen. (Google Maps)

Thief steals cash donations from Saanich church

Police investigate an overnight break-in and theft at a McKenzie Avenue church

The Victoria Christadelphian Ecclesia was broken into on Tuesday night and donations were stolen. (Google Maps)
UPDATED: Saanich Police recover stolen aquatic wheelchair, arrest suspect

UPDATED: Saanich Police recover stolen aquatic wheelchair, arrest suspect

Wheelchair stolen on Oct. 17 from Gordon Head Rec. Centre is valued at $2,000

  • Oct 30, 2019
UPDATED: Saanich Police recover stolen aquatic wheelchair, arrest suspect
Thief takes a slow joyride from Lambrick Park to Torquay Elementary

Thief takes a slow joyride from Lambrick Park to Torquay Elementary

A John Deere lawnmower worth $3,000 was stolen from a local baseball association and taken for a spin

Thief takes a slow joyride from Lambrick Park to Torquay Elementary
Fairfield computer store faces $20,000 loss to burglary

Fairfield computer store faces $20,000 loss to burglary

Thieves broke into EB Computers on Sunday morning

Fairfield computer store faces $20,000 loss to burglary
Victoria woman pays it forward after bike is stolen, then recovered

Victoria woman pays it forward after bike is stolen, then recovered

Two ‘rights’ correct a ‘wrong’ as cyclist ends up with two bikes after one goes missing

Victoria woman pays it forward after bike is stolen, then recovered