Victoria Police Department

Police and ambulances were on the scene Wednesday night after a series of assaults took place in downtown Victoria. (Photo by Alex Lopez)                                Police and ambulances were on the scene Wednesday night after a series of assaults took place in downtown Victoria. (Photo by Alex Lopez)

UPDATE: VicPD defend decision not to warn public after initial attack

String of assaults downtown Wednesday night left several people with serious injuries

Police and ambulances were on the scene Wednesday night after a series of assaults took place in downtown Victoria. (Photo by Alex Lopez)                                Police and ambulances were on the scene Wednesday night after a series of assaults took place in downtown Victoria. (Photo by Alex Lopez)
Victoria Police want help in finding 14-year old Hannah Campbell (FILE CONTRIBUTED)

UPDATE: Missing Victoria teenager Hannah Campbell located

Victoria Police are requesting help in finding a 14-year old that was reported missing on May 10

Victoria Police want help in finding 14-year old Hannah Campbell (FILE CONTRIBUTED)
Belinda Ann Cameron went was last seen on the 800-block of Esquimalt Road on May 11th, 2005 (FILE CONTRIBUTED)
Belinda Ann Cameron went was last seen on the 800-block of Esquimalt Road on May 11th, 2005 (FILE CONTRIBUTED)
Police looking for rightful owner of found cash

Police looking for rightful owner of found cash

Cash was turned in on March 23 and owner still hasn’t come forward

Police looking for rightful owner of found cash
Police make two arrests, find stolen vehicle and firearms related to Saxe Point robbery
Police make two arrests, find stolen vehicle and firearms related to Saxe Point robbery
Victoria Police say service calls have increased after responding to over 80 calls in a 12-hour period on a Monday night. Photo contributed

Service calls spike for VicPD as summer approaches

Officers received 80 calls Monday night, an average more typical for weekends

Victoria Police say service calls have increased after responding to over 80 calls in a 12-hour period on a Monday night. Photo contributed
One of the longboards stolen is distinctive. It is a brand new, full-sized board with dark grey grip tape on top with a circular black and white sticker in the middle. The underside is described as having a dark blue, white, grey and aquamarine pattern with a smaller black circular sticker. (FILE CONTRIBUTED)

Victoria teen suffers ‘life-altering injuries’ after suspects steal longboard, attack him

Police are looking for two teen suspects, as well as a man who offered to help the victim

One of the longboards stolen is distinctive. It is a brand new, full-sized board with dark grey grip tape on top with a circular black and white sticker in the middle. The underside is described as having a dark blue, white, grey and aquamarine pattern with a smaller black circular sticker. (FILE CONTRIBUTED)
The Victoria Fire Department was called to the scene at Gorge Road E. and Government St. for a reported person on fire. (FILE PHOTO)

UPDATE: Man on fire succumbs to injuries

Restaurant owner extinguished flames in afternoon incident

The Victoria Fire Department was called to the scene at Gorge Road E. and Government St. for a reported person on fire. (FILE PHOTO)
Victoria Police warn owners to take extra steps in securing their vehicles after a rash of motorcycle and scooter thefts. (Pixabay)

Rash of motorcycle, scooter thefts prompts police warning to residents

VicPD reports more than half of vehicle thefts in 2018 have been two-wheelers

Victoria Police warn owners to take extra steps in securing their vehicles after a rash of motorcycle and scooter thefts. (Pixabay)
A patrol officer was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening conditions after an incident Monday afternoon. (File photo)

Patrol officer sent to hospital after being injured during an arrest

A VicPD patrol officer sustained non-life-threatening injuries after an assault Monday afternoon

A patrol officer was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening conditions after an incident Monday afternoon. (File photo)
Victoria police say a stabbing happened Friday night in the 1800-block of Cook St. (File photo)

One man sent to hospital after stabbing

Victoria Police report a stabbing happened Friday night in the 1800-block of Cook St.

Victoria police say a stabbing happened Friday night in the 1800-block of Cook St. (File photo)
Naloxone is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, especially in an overdose.

Sudden rise in overdose calls exhausts Victoria police officers’ naloxone supplies

Five overdose calls resulting in one death exhaust Victoria Police department’s naloxone supply

Naloxone is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, especially in an overdose.
Police are looking for John Buchanan, He is described as a 39 year-old Caucasian man, six foot, one inch tall with a slim build, weighing 175 lbs. Buchanan has bluey-green eyes and short, sandy blonde hair. PHOTO CONTRIBUTED

Victoria Police are looking for John Buchanan

Buchanan is wanted on BC-wide warrants

Police are looking for John Buchanan, He is described as a 39 year-old Caucasian man, six foot, one inch tall with a slim build, weighing 175 lbs. Buchanan has bluey-green eyes and short, sandy blonde hair. PHOTO CONTRIBUTED
Assault with weapon in Centennial Square sends two to hospital
Assault with weapon in Centennial Square sends two to hospital
Missing: 72-year old Gregory Helmer

Missing: 72-year old Gregory Helmer

Victoria Police are asking for your help in locating Gregory Helmer.

Missing: 72-year old Gregory Helmer
Const. Ian Jordan of the Victoria Police Department. Photo contributed

VicPD officer dies after 30 years in a coma

Injuries sustained while on duty left Const. Ian Jordan in a coma until his death Wednesday

Const. Ian Jordan of the Victoria Police Department. Photo contributed
Four Victoria police officers assaulted in past 24 hours

Four Victoria police officers assaulted in past 24 hours

One officer still in hospital, Taser used in attempt to stop suspect

Four Victoria police officers assaulted in past 24 hours