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Amy Simpson, 35, was found safe Aug. 3 after being the subject of a missing person alert. (Courtesy VicPD)

UPDATE: Missing woman found safe

Amy Simpson had last been seen July 7 in Victoria

Amy Simpson, 35, was found safe Aug. 3 after being the subject of a missing person alert. (Courtesy VicPD)
Victoria police are seeking witnesses and information as they investigate two suspicious dumpster fires found in Victoria early July 30. (Black Press Media file photo)

Dumpster fire witnesses sought by Victoria police

Two suspicious dumpster fires found early Friday morning

Victoria police are seeking witnesses and information as they investigate two suspicious dumpster fires found in Victoria early July 30. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police used irritant gas during the arrest of an assault suspect on Thursday after they said he barricaded himself from police for hours. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: Victoria police use irritant gas during arrest of assault suspect

A block of Pandora Avenue was closed as a man barricaded himself from police

Victoria police used irritant gas during the arrest of an assault suspect on Thursday after they said he barricaded himself from police for hours. (Black Press Media file photo)
Emergency crews were called after a garbage truck struck a utility line in Victoria on Wednesday. (Kiernan Green/News Staff)

UPDATE: Traffic flowing again after garbage truck strikes power line in Victoria

Traffic was stalled on Meares Street between Quadra and Vancouver streets for about 40 minutes

Emergency crews were called after a garbage truck struck a utility line in Victoria on Wednesday. (Kiernan Green/News Staff)
A stabbing in downtown Victoria sent one person to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries on Saturday morning. (Jake Romphf/News Staff)

UPDATE: Downtown Victoria stabbing victim taken to hospital, suspect arrested

The victim’s injuries are non-life-threatening after they received medical treatment

A stabbing in downtown Victoria sent one person to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries on Saturday morning. (Jake Romphf/News Staff)
The candy-resembling package of TCH gummies consumed by five children during a barbeque on July 16. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Five young children sent to Victoria hospital after accidentally eating cannabis gummies

VicPD remind those who use cannabis edibles to store them well away from children

  • Jul 21, 2021
The candy-resembling package of TCH gummies consumed by five children during a barbeque on July 16. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
(Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria officer bit while arresting assault suspect

Three people receive medical treatment after random downtown assault

(Black Press Media file photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)

String of fires in Beacon Hill Park leads to arrest of wanted Duncan woman

Victoria police recommending charges relating to arson, vehicle theft, breaking and entering, resisting arrest

(Black Press Media file photo)
A ring that was lost for over a month was returned to its owner on July 16. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

$10,000 engagement ring, lost for over a month, returned to owner

A person turned it in after seeing a Facebook post, VicPD said

A ring that was lost for over a month was returned to its owner on July 16. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Victoria police arrested a man Friday morning after they found him inside a van that was reported stolen on Thursday. VicPD (Black Press Media file photo)

Man arrested after Victoria police find him in stolen van

Volkswagen Westphalia, reported stolen Thursday, had been altered to disguise it

Victoria police arrested a man Friday morning after they found him inside a van that was reported stolen on Thursday. VicPD (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police are asking for help identifying a 60-year-old woman suspected of stealing multiple items from a romance shop in the 2000-block of Douglas Street July 8. (Courtesy VicPD)

Suspected romance shop thief sought by Victoria police

Suspect described as an approximately 60-year-old Caucasian woman

Victoria police are asking for help identifying a 60-year-old woman suspected of stealing multiple items from a romance shop in the 2000-block of Douglas Street July 8. (Courtesy VicPD)
Victoria police arrested a man July 10 after he chased after a vehicle brandishing a knife. (Courtesy VicPD)

Man arrested after chasing Victoria police vehicle with knife

Man was subject of release conditions prohibiting him from possessing weapons

Victoria police arrested a man July 10 after he chased after a vehicle brandishing a knife. (Courtesy VicPD)
Victoria police seized these items June 28 from a man banned from possessing weapons. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Victoria police seize replica firearms, ammunition, other weapons, recommend 28 charges

Man under investigation was already wanted for breaching probation

Victoria police seized these items June 28 from a man banned from possessing weapons. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
A missing 17-year-old girl has been found safe after last being seen July 1. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: Missing Victoria teen found safe

The missing teen was last seen in downtown Victoria on July 1

A missing 17-year-old girl has been found safe after last being seen July 1. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police arrested 16 shoplifters at one downtown Victoria business in just three days during a project to prevent theft. (Black Press Media file photo)

16 shoplifters arrested at 1 Victoria business in 3 days

Arrests part of Victoria police initiative to prevent thefts

Victoria police arrested 16 shoplifters at one downtown Victoria business in just three days during a project to prevent theft. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police are seeking the owner of a large snake after it was found on a person’s patio Tuesday night. (Courtesy VicPD)
Victoria police are seeking the owner of a large snake after it was found on a person’s patio Tuesday night. (Courtesy VicPD)
The Victoria Police Department is investigating after an Esquimalt church was damaged. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria police investigating after Esquimalt church’s door damaged

Attempt to dig up, remove statue at St. Peter and St. Paul’s Anglican Church

The Victoria Police Department is investigating after an Esquimalt church was damaged. (Black Press Media file photo)
Stacy Colburn found safe. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATED: Stacy Colburn found safe

She was the subject of a missing person alert earlier on Friday

Stacy Colburn found safe. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
(File photo courtesy of B.C. Emergency Health Services)

Victoria police investigating Canada Day stabbing

Man arrives at VicPD headquarters to report stabbing, get medical aid

(File photo courtesy of B.C. Emergency Health Services)
A crowd pulls down the Captain James Cook statue in downtown Victoria. (Siiam Hamilton/Twitter)
A crowd pulls down the Captain James Cook statue in downtown Victoria. (Siiam Hamilton/Twitter)