Victoria Police Department

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers looks for swimming graffiti tagger

A man made his way out to a beacon near the Johnson Street Bridge with paint

Police stay quiet on downtown fire investigation

The fire at Victoria’s Plaza Hotel was deemed suspicious on May 14

Victoria Pride Society questions police presence in upcoming Victoria Pride Parade

A questionnaire and several consultations are set up over the next two months

First responders using upgraded radio transmissions call it ‘night and day’

Agencies across the CRD are switching to a new digital system from CREST

UPDATED: Missing 13-year-old found safe

Teen last seen in Vic West found safe

Nine jobs at the Victoria Police Department at risk after budget decision

VicPD Chief Const. Del Manak said the police department is being treated ‘unfairly’

Victoria Police Department looks for diverse board members

Two job postings are available on the board, which controls the police budget and policies

City of Victoria votes against police recommendations for new brewpub hours

Victoria Police were not happy with extended hours proposed for new Hudson Taphouse

Victoria man has bike returned same day he reported it stolen

More bikes returned to owners as VicPD prioritize bike theft

MISSING: Victoria woman Pamela Fletcher

Victoria Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a missing 59-year old woman

Emergency dispatch channels to be encrypted by 2020

A switch to digital channels offers more security for first responders, but less public information

Victoria Police, BC Transit educate drivers on bus lanes

Cops pull over commuters using Douglas Street bus lanes

Greater Victoria teachers want school liaison officers back

Teachers say there have been violent incidents at schools where preventative care is necessary

VicPD reports Victoria, Esquimalt crime rates on the rise

Victoria/Esquimalt tops Vancouver, Abbotsford, and local municipalities in Crime Severity Index

Recent collision raises questions about rules of road for personal mobility devices

Victoria Police continue to investigate collision between wheelchair and vehicle

Greater Victoria ranks in top 10 Canadian cities for hate crimes

According to Statistics Canada, Greater Victoria’s hate crime rates more than doubled in one year

Discipline ruling upheld for ex-Victoria police chief Frank Elsner

Eight acts of misconduct and accompanying discipline measures ‘unprecedented in Canadian policing’

Victoria teen with mobility issues stranded by stolen tricycle

The tricycle is described as customized light blue, three-wheeled tricycle with “white wall” tires

  • Sep 25, 2018

COLD CASE UPDATE: DNA, photos emerge in relation to missing Victoria man Dennis Crook

Victoria Police investigators have reached international relatives in the 33-year old cold case