Victoria Police Department

VicPD has suspended the pick-ups of found bikes during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Black Press Media file photo)

VicPD suspends bike pick-up program during pandemic

Found bikes can still be reported online

VicPD has suspended the pick-ups of found bikes during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria Police are looking for witnesses to a downtown stabbing. (Black Press Media file photo).

Victoria Police seek witnesses to downtown stabbing of 71-year-old woman

The stabbing took place in the 900-block of Yates Street on Friday March 13

Victoria Police are looking for witnesses to a downtown stabbing. (Black Press Media file photo).
VicPD used a noise device to arrest two men in downtown Victoria Tuesday afternoon. A witness recalls hearing a loud ‘bang’. (Facebook/Michelle Wergeland)

Loud bang heard in downtown Victoria as VicPD arrest two men

Officers confirm noise device used during arrest of two men from Vancouver and Victoria

VicPD used a noise device to arrest two men in downtown Victoria Tuesday afternoon. A witness recalls hearing a loud ‘bang’. (Facebook/Michelle Wergeland)
The province says that police costs are municipal costs. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff )

Police funding a municipal problem, province tells Victoria

Ministry suggest amalgamation to help with police expenditures

The province says that police costs are municipal costs. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff )
Regional hazmat teams were called to the scene of an incident involving dangerous good in downtown Victoria on Friday. (Saanich Fire/Twitter)
Regional hazmat teams were called to the scene of an incident involving dangerous good in downtown Victoria on Friday. (Saanich Fire/Twitter)
First arrests made at BC Legislature after demonstrators spray chalk on property

First arrests made at BC Legislature after demonstrators spray chalk on property

Legislature security arrested two people, allegedly for mischief

First arrests made at BC Legislature after demonstrators spray chalk on property
VicPD have safely located a high-risk 17-year-old girl after asking for the public’s help Sunday morning. (Courtesy of Victoria Police Department)
VicPD have safely located a high-risk 17-year-old girl after asking for the public’s help Sunday morning. (Courtesy of Victoria Police Department)
Police Services Dog Jonny helped track down two suspects Tuesday morning. (Twitter/VicPDK9)

Victoria police K9 unit helps make arrests in Esquimalt after early morning break-in

Police Services Dog Jonny helped make two arrests related to a business break and enter

Police Services Dog Jonny helped track down two suspects Tuesday morning. (Twitter/VicPDK9)
The IIO have concluded that police were not responsible for the Aug. 24 four-car collision. (Screenshot/ Ryan Burghardt)

Police watchdog concludes VicPD officer not at fault in high-speed four-car collision

One man was seriously injured as a result of the Aug. 24 collision

The IIO have concluded that police were not responsible for the Aug. 24 four-car collision. (Screenshot/ Ryan Burghardt)
VicPD looking for two men believed to be involved in an armed robbery near the Gorge

VicPD looking for two men believed to be involved in an armed robbery near the Gorge

One Victoria police officer was injured chasing reports of the robbery

VicPD looking for two men believed to be involved in an armed robbery near the Gorge
What does it mean if someone is “high risk” and missing? (Black Press File Photo)
What does it mean if someone is “high risk” and missing? (Black Press File Photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria officer responding to weapons call injured in Saturday night crash

Three people taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

(Black Press Media file photo)
UPDATED: VicPD thank public for help finding ‘high risk’ teen

UPDATED: VicPD thank public for help finding ‘high risk’ teen

Youth subject of Jan. 26 missing person report found safe

UPDATED: VicPD thank public for help finding ‘high risk’ teen
The Victoria police hope to pilot a new project that would see steady blue lights mounted on police vehicles to make police presence more visible. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria police seek to pilot blue-lighted vehicles for increased visibility

Police have already purchased the lights and are awaiting provincial approval

The Victoria police hope to pilot a new project that would see steady blue lights mounted on police vehicles to make police presence more visible. (Black Press Media file photo)
One man is in custody after an “animal incident” in Victoria’s Oaklands neighbourhood. (Black Press Media file photo)

Dog dies, Victoria man arrested after incident in Oaklands

Police called to ‘incident between a man and a dog’ Monday afternoon

One man is in custody after an “animal incident” in Victoria’s Oaklands neighbourhood. (Black Press Media file photo)
A man was arrested in a stolen vehicle on Friday night by Victoria Police patrol officers. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
A man was arrested in a stolen vehicle on Friday night by Victoria Police patrol officers. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
Snow-filled roads, like the Pat Bay Highway at Royal Oak Drive, prompted warnings from officials for the public to stay home, if possible. (Drive BC)

Speeding Alaska driver tells VicPD police chief he knows how to drive in the snow

Chief Const. Del Manak saw the speeder while driving on Highway 17

Snow-filled roads, like the Pat Bay Highway at Royal Oak Drive, prompted warnings from officials for the public to stay home, if possible. (Drive BC)
City councillors want less criticism from police Chief Const. Del Manak. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Victoria councillors want less criticism from VicPD in exchange for budget approval

Council tentatively approves four special constables on 2020 budget

City councillors want less criticism from police Chief Const. Del Manak. (Black Press Media File Photo)
VicPD is warning drivers to slow down in the snow. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
VicPD is warning drivers to slow down in the snow. (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