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High-risk missing man Delmer Esau has been found safe, Victoria police confirmed June 21. He had last been seen in Esquimalt June 1. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATE: Missing man Delmer Esau found safe

Delmer Esau, 35, hadn’t been seen since June 1

High-risk missing man Delmer Esau has been found safe, Victoria police confirmed June 21. He had last been seen in Esquimalt June 1. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
The Queen Victoria statue at the B.C. legislature was splattered with what looks like red paint on Friday. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)

Queen Victoria statue at B.C. legislature vandalized Friday

Statue splattered with red paint by old growth forest proponents

The Queen Victoria statue at the B.C. legislature was splattered with what looks like red paint on Friday. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
VicPd are asking for the public’s help in finding Camper, a lost pit bull who ran away after their owner’s van was reportedly attacked by a man with a hammer on June 12. (Courtesy of VicPD)

Edmonton man reportedly smashes van’s windows with hammer while woman and her dog inside

VicPD are asking for help to find Camper, the woman’s dog who ran away during the Friday incident

VicPd are asking for the public’s help in finding Camper, a lost pit bull who ran away after their owner’s van was reportedly attacked by a man with a hammer on June 12. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Workers clean off the red paint sprayed on the statue of Queen Victoria at the front of the B.C. legislature Friday. (Jake Romphf/News Staff)

UPDATE: Queen Victoria statue at B.C. legislature vandalized Friday

Statue base splattered with what looks to be red paint, old-growth logging protest held in afternoon

Workers clean off the red paint sprayed on the statue of Queen Victoria at the front of the B.C. legislature Friday. (Jake Romphf/News Staff)
Jade Kozma found safe (Courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATED: Jade Kozma found safe

Kozma was the subject of a missing-person alert Wednesday morning

Jade Kozma found safe (Courtesy of VicPD)
Burnaby RCMP arrested a man last week who was under investigation in Hamilton for sexual assault allegations. The man was charged Tuesday and has links to Victoria. (Courtesy Burnaby RCMP)

Man with Victoria link faces multiple sexual assault charges in Ontario

Restaurant and bar worker charged with six counts in Hamilton

Burnaby RCMP arrested a man last week who was under investigation in Hamilton for sexual assault allegations. The man was charged Tuesday and has links to Victoria. (Courtesy Burnaby RCMP)
VicPD is investigating the cause of the midnight crash that sent four to hospital, two with potentially life-altering injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)

Potentially life-altering crash under investigation by VicPD

Driver arrested at the scene and four people sent to hospital, two with serious injuries

VicPD is investigating the cause of the midnight crash that sent four to hospital, two with potentially life-altering injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)
Missing man Tyrone Goertzen has been found safe, Victoria police announced June 22. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATE: Missing man Tyrone Goertzen found safe

Tyrone Goertzen, 33, was first reported missing June 4

Missing man Tyrone Goertzen has been found safe, Victoria police announced June 22. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
High-risk missing man Delmer Esau has been found safe, Victoria police confirmed June 21. He had last been seen in Esquimalt June 1. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATE: Missing man Delmer Esau found safe

Delmer Esau, 35, hadn’t been seen since June 1

High-risk missing man Delmer Esau has been found safe, Victoria police confirmed June 21. He had last been seen in Esquimalt June 1. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Victoria and Saanich officers seized these items after arresting two Vancouver men at a Saanich hotel on May 31. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Victoria and Saanich officers seized these items after arresting two Vancouver men at a Saanich hotel on May 31. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
A man released from custody on Monday was arrested by Victoria police again the next day after he was involved in a series of reported incidents that included driving his truck on the lawn of the B.C. legislature.(Black Press Media File Photo)

Man arrested for threats after reports of ‘several firearms,’ truck on B.C. legislature lawn

His Tuesday arrest followed his release from custody on Monday after a mental health evaluation

A man released from custody on Monday was arrested by Victoria police again the next day after he was involved in a series of reported incidents that included driving his truck on the lawn of the B.C. legislature.(Black Press Media File Photo)
A Victoria masseur has been charged with sexual assault after a survivor shared their story of an incident that happened at a Fort Street massage and reflexology business with police. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria masseur charged with sexual assault stemming from incident at Fort Street business

Other allegations of sexual assault against Ajesh Jacob reported since his arrest, police say

A Victoria masseur has been charged with sexual assault after a survivor shared their story of an incident that happened at a Fort Street massage and reflexology business with police. (Black Press Media file photo)
Joel Shacter found safe (Black Press File Photo)

UPDATE: Joel Shacter found safe

He was the subject of a June 1 missing-person alert

Joel Shacter found safe (Black Press File Photo)
Victoria West resident Heather Doyle beside the memorial she made to honour the 215 Indigenous children found in an unmarked, mass grave at the site of a former B.C. residential school. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Stuffed animal stolen from Victoria West memorial for residential school victims

Police have a suspect in case, replace stuffed animal and add toys to memorial

Victoria West resident Heather Doyle beside the memorial she made to honour the 215 Indigenous children found in an unmarked, mass grave at the site of a former B.C. residential school. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Greater Victoria drivers can have their vehicle exhaust noise levels measured for free by police on June 3 in the Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre parking lot. (Black Press Media file photo)

Noisy vehicles can warrant a ticket, Victoria police warn

VicPD running free vehicle noise check on June 3 ahead of issuing further tickets

Greater Victoria drivers can have their vehicle exhaust noise levels measured for free by police on June 3 in the Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre parking lot. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police are searching for Crispin Sims, wanted for trafficking fentanyl. (Courtesy of VicPD)

Fentanyl trafficker sought by Victoria police

Crispin Sims is a 44-year-old Caucasian man with brown hair

Victoria police are searching for Crispin Sims, wanted for trafficking fentanyl. (Courtesy of VicPD)
A serious collision at the intersection of Devonshire Road and the E&N Rail Trail in Esquimalt resulted in one vehicle flipping onto its roof and a power pole being knocked down on May 29, 2021. (Photo courtesy Vanessa Nicholson)

UPDATE: Bystanders rescue driver from flaming car after rollover crash in Esquimalt

The driver and a bystander went to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

A serious collision at the intersection of Devonshire Road and the E&N Rail Trail in Esquimalt resulted in one vehicle flipping onto its roof and a power pole being knocked down on May 29, 2021. (Photo courtesy Vanessa Nicholson)
Victoria police arrested two men after two separate knife-point robberies at Douglas Street convenience stores within 15 hours of each other. (Black Press Media file photo)

Two knife-point robberies within 15 hours at Douglas Street convenience stores

Victoria police arrested two men after the Thursday, Friday robberies

Victoria police arrested two men after two separate knife-point robberies at Douglas Street convenience stores within 15 hours of each other. (Black Press Media file photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)

One man arrested after attempted carjacking at Victoria intersection

Shirtless man arrested after attempting to pull woman from vehicle

(Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police have found missing woman Maya McKay safe. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATE: Missing woman Maya McKay found safe

The 52-year-old woman had last been seen in the Burnside Gorge neighbourhood

Victoria police have found missing woman Maya McKay safe. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)