West Shore RCMP

West Shore RCMP stopped a number of distracted drivers on Thursday. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette Staff)

VIDEO: West Shore RCMP distracted driving blitz

The Gazette went for a ride along with Const. Alex Berube

West Shore RCMP stopped a number of distracted drivers on Thursday. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette Staff)
After receiving reports of an individual driving erratically on the Trans-Canada Highway during the Tuesday morning commute, the West Shore RCMP took one motorist believed to be impaired by drugs into custody. (News Gazette staff)

Driver believed to be impaired by drugs stopped in morning commute

West Shore RCMP stop erratic motorist on the Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

  • Sep 26, 2017
After receiving reports of an individual driving erratically on the Trans-Canada Highway during the Tuesday morning commute, the West Shore RCMP took one motorist believed to be impaired by drugs into custody. (News Gazette staff)
West Shore RCMP recovers stolen war medals and jewellery

West Shore RCMP recovers stolen war medals and jewellery

Police also asking residents to be on the lookout for vacuum lift

  • Sep 22, 2017
West Shore RCMP recovers stolen war medals and jewellery
(Twitter/RCMP)

West Shore RCMP catch driver pumping breast milk

RCMP cracking down on any form of distracted driving during September

(Twitter/RCMP)
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Yamaha motorcycle recovered by West Shore RCMP

Police asking for public’s help in identifying owner

  • Sep 20, 2017
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B.C. Hydro’s outage map shows roughly 2,700 customers without power on the West Shore. (B.C. Hydro)

Thousands without power on the West Shore

Lights on the Helmcken Road overpass are out

  • Sep 18, 2017
B.C. Hydro’s outage map shows roughly 2,700 customers without power on the West Shore. (B.C. Hydro)
(Black Press file photo)

Police investigating after shots fired in Langford

West Shore RCMP say there are no reported injuries

(Black Press file photo)
Another driver was fined $575 for tossing a cigarette butt out of a vehicle window outside of the West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. (Photo courtesy West Shore RCMP)

West Shore RCMP fines driver $575 for tossing a cigarette out the window

This is the second time this summer someone has been caught outside of the Langford detachment

  • Aug 31, 2017
Another driver was fined $575 for tossing a cigarette butt out of a vehicle window outside of the West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. (Photo courtesy West Shore RCMP)
(Black Press file photo)

15-year-old girl arrested after early morning B&E in Langford

Homeowners detained the girl until police arrived

  • Aug 31, 2017
(Black Press file photo)
Two suspected drug traffickers arrested in Colwood

Two suspected drug traffickers arrested in Colwood

West Shore RCMP seize 31 grams of crystal meth and six grams of cocaine

Two suspected drug traffickers arrested in Colwood
The West Shore RCMP officer that was the subject of a police watchdog organization’s investigation that was a result of the crash that killed Const. Sarah Beckett will not be charged. (Gazette file photo)

Clear statement issued for officer involved in Beckett crash

Charges of dangerous driving, dangerous driving causing death and obstruction of justice not proven

The West Shore RCMP officer that was the subject of a police watchdog organization’s investigation that was a result of the crash that killed Const. Sarah Beckett will not be charged. (Gazette file photo)
Swarmed by media, Kenneth Jacob Fenton (left) and his lawyers Chris Massey and Dale Marshall enter Western Communities Court for sentencing Friday. (Katherine Engqvist/News Gazette staff)

UPDATED: Fenton gets four years for crash that killed cop

Kenneth Jacob Fenton was drunk when he crashed into and killed an RCMP officer, Const. Sarah Beckett.

Swarmed by media, Kenneth Jacob Fenton (left) and his lawyers Chris Massey and Dale Marshall enter Western Communities Court for sentencing Friday. (Katherine Engqvist/News Gazette staff)
A Metchosin family is asking for the public’s help in identifying this vehicle and its driver after wood and other items were taken from a family farm. (Facebook)

Alleged thief caught in the act but still gets away in Metchosin

Family that runs Beacon Hill Children’s Farm trying to ID suspect

  • Jul 13, 2017
A Metchosin family is asking for the public’s help in identifying this vehicle and its driver after wood and other items were taken from a family farm. (Facebook)
West Shore RCMP investigating morning robbery

West Shore RCMP investigating morning robbery

A woman was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries following an incident at 9:00 a.m.

West Shore RCMP investigating morning robbery
The West Shore RCMP officer that was the subject of a police watchdog organization’s investigation will not be charged. (Gazette file photo)

No charges for officer in connection with Beckett crash

Statement explaining decision to be released following sentencing of Fenton

  • Jul 11, 2017
The West Shore RCMP officer that was the subject of a police watchdog organization’s investigation will not be charged. (Gazette file photo)
Kenneth Jacob Fenton (back) leaves the Western Communities Courthouse after the end of proceedings on Wednesday. Fenton’s blood alcohol level was registered to be 3.5 times over the legal limit less than an hour after his collision with West Shore RCMP officer Const. Sarah Beckett. (Joel Tansey/News Gazette staff)

Sentencing for Langford man adjourned until July 6

Kenneth Jacob Fenton’s blood alcohol level was 3.5 times legal limit less than an hour after crash

  • Jun 28, 2017
Kenneth Jacob Fenton (back) leaves the Western Communities Courthouse after the end of proceedings on Wednesday. Fenton’s blood alcohol level was registered to be 3.5 times over the legal limit less than an hour after his collision with West Shore RCMP officer Const. Sarah Beckett. (Joel Tansey/News Gazette staff)
Two hikers were lost in Goldstream Provincial Park on Sunday. (Rebecca Wilde/News Gazette staff)

Mother and son rescued after getting lost in Goldstream Provincial Park

Hikers didn’t have food or water and were wearing flip flops

Two hikers were lost in Goldstream Provincial Park on Sunday. (Rebecca Wilde/News Gazette staff)
Hundreds of pieces of stolen mail from across the province have been recovered after an arrest on Vancouver Island. (Black Press file photo)

Stolen mail from across B.C. recovered after arrest in Langford

Two men in their 20’s from Burnaby and Maple Ridge face multiple criminal charges.

  • Jun 6, 2017
Hundreds of pieces of stolen mail from across the province have been recovered after an arrest on Vancouver Island. (Black Press file photo)