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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury's former police chief suspendedtotal of 11 misconduct allegations. The latest allegations came to light from
Sudbury's former police chief suspended
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
total of 11 misconduct allegations. The latest allegations came to light from a team of senior Mounties and members of the Vancouver Police Department investigating Elsner. "They provided a synopsis of some concerning information they had received... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Lanes of I-84 closed near Bonneville Dam for repavingrobbery, burglary, unlawful use of a weapon, strangulation and public indecency
Lanes of I-84 closed near Bonneville Dam for repaving
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
robbery, burglary, unlawful use of a weapon, strangulation and public indecency in connection with the June 2015 attack. Vancouver police searching for missing and endangered teen boyVancouver police searching for missing and endangered teen... Read more
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BC Local News
Victoria police chief suspended amid allegations involving Twitter messagestotal of 11 misconduct allegations. The latest allegations came to light from
Victoria police chief suspended amid allegations involving Twitter messages
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
total of 11 misconduct allegations. The latest allegations came to light from a team of senior Mounties and members of the Vancouver Police Department investigating Elsner. "They provided a synopsis of some concerning information they had received... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Victoria police chief suspended amid allegations involving Twitter messagestotal of 11 misconduct allegations. The latest allegations came to light from
Victoria police chief suspended amid allegations involving Twitter messages
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
total of 11 misconduct allegations. The latest allegations came to light from a team of senior Mounties and members of the Vancouver Police Department investigating Elsner. "They provided a synopsis of some concerning information they had received... Read more
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The Columbian
Police seek help finding missing Rose Village teenThe Vancouver Police Department is asking for the public to keep an eye out for
Police seek help finding missing Rose Village teen
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
The Vancouver Police Department is asking for the public to keep an eye out for a missing teenage boy. The boy, Gustavo Mendoza, has been missing since Thursday evening, when he left his Rose Village apartment without permission, according to... Read more
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The Columbian
Go, Ideas for your weekend: Music and mudMay 1 at the Pomeroy Farm, 20902 N.E. Lucia Falls Road, Yacolt. 360-686-3537 or
Go, Ideas for your weekend: Music and mud
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
May 1 at the Pomeroy Farm, 20902 N.E. Lucia Falls Road, Yacolt. 360-686-3537 or www.pomeroyfarm.org3. Fun in the mud The Vancouver Police Activities League and Chill Portland will host Race at the ROC Mud Run, a 5K obstacle race at the Ridgefield... Read more
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Daily Star
Perverts trading rent-free rooms for sex as ‘housing crisis’ escalatesone man asked for erotic massages and another asked for “no strings attached” s
Perverts trading rent-free rooms for sex as ‘housing crisis’ escalates
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
one man asked for erotic massages and another asked for “no strings attached” sex. Brian Montague, spokesman for the Vancouver Police Department, said the ads cloaked illegal intentions. “These situations can turn very strange or very... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Men on Craigslist offering Vancouver women free rent in exchange for sextrue meaning of the ads. While most people see the underlying message in the a
Men on Craigslist offering Vancouver women free rent in exchange for sex
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
true meaning of the ads. While most people see the underlying message in the ads, Const. Brian Montague, spokesman for the Vancouver Police Department, said that the ads technically aren’t illegal because of the way they are worded. The men most... Read more
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The Columbian
Deputy fires shot during disturbance call, under investigationthat the man involved in the incident was not arrested or charged with a crime.
Deputy fires shot during disturbance call, under investigation
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
that the man involved in the incident was not arrested or charged with a crime. The deputy has been placed on critical incident leave, a routine procedure. The incident is under investigation by the Vancouver Police Department’s Major Crim... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian defence minister urges B.C. youth to choose military over gangsCanada’s Defence Minister, who saw combat as a soldier and investigated gangs a
Canadian defence minister urges B.C. youth to choose military over gangs
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Canada’s Defence Minister, who saw combat as a soldier and investigated gangs as a Vancouver police officer, is urging youth tempted to join gangs linked to a wave of shootings in B.C.’s second-largest city to sign up with the military... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver woman gets 3-plus years for child pornminor engaged in sexually explicit conduct, but those charges were amended as p
Vancouver woman gets 3-plus years for child porn
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct, but those charges were amended as part of a plea deal. Investigators with the Vancouver Police Department found more than 130 images and videos of children younger than 10 — and, in some cases, younger... Read more
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The Columbian
Man makes suicidal threats, causes schools to lockdownplaced on a modified lockdown this morning after a man made suicidal threats to
Man makes suicidal threats, causes schools to lockdown
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
placed on a modified lockdown this morning after a man made suicidal threats to a student on the student’s way to school, Vancouver Police Department Spokeswoman Kim Kapp said. Officers were called to McLoughlin Middle School, 5802 MacArthur... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
SisterWatch initiative has not built trust between police, DTES: reportpositive impact,” the initiative – called SisterWatch and launched in 2010 – ha
SisterWatch initiative has not built trust between police, DTES: report
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
positive impact,” the initiative – called SisterWatch and launched in 2010 – has not managed to build trust between the Vancouver Police Department and residents of the Downtown Eastside, according to an evaluation report prepared last... Read more
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The Columbian
Police investigate shots fired at Orchards parking lotsleeping in the rig, parked at the Orchards Market, 11505 N.E. Fourth Plain Blv
Police investigate shots fired at Orchards parking lot
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
sleeping in the rig, parked at the Orchards Market, 11505 N.E. Fourth Plain Blvd., when he was awoken at about 4:10 a.m., Vancouver Police Department Spokeswoman Kim Kapp said. Officers responded and found one window of the tractor trailer broken... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County law enforcement agencies struggle to fill jobsother occupations, Southwest Washington’s reputation as a great place to live a
Clark County law enforcement agencies struggle to fill jobs
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
other occupations, Southwest Washington’s reputation as a great place to live and work also helps attract good employees. Vancouver Police Lt. Scott Creager said he hears officers who previously worked at other departments say they came here to... Read more
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CBC.ca
As marijuana legalization looms, calls to end possession prosecutions amplifyof the time while the rest had charges stayed or withdrawn, according to Statis
As marijuana legalization looms, calls to end possession prosecutions amplify
CBC.ca / Posted 8 days ago
of the time while the rest had charges stayed or withdrawn, according to Statistics Canada. But some forces, such as the Vancouver Police Department, have made it clear that cannabis possession is barely on their radar when it comes to... Read more
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The Columbian
Man with child porn sentenced to 4 1/2 yearsof a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct. Tierney was arrested May 9, 2
Man with child porn sentenced to 4 1/2 years
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
of a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct. Tierney was arrested May 9, 2014, following an investigation by the Vancouver Police Digital Evidence Cybercrimes Unit. Investigators seized his laptop computer, court records show. Police... Read more
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CTV News
Drug-impaired driving worries forces police to test roadside devicesVANCOUVER - Police across Canada will be testing three saliva-based roadside de
Drug-impaired driving worries forces police to test roadside devices
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
VANCOUVER - Police across Canada will be testing three saliva-based roadside devices on suspected drug-impaired drivers after a team of scientists studied how they detect the presence of drugs such as marijuana. Doug Beirness, vice-chairman of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Vancouver Prescriptions for Addicts Gain Attention as Heroin and Opioid Use Risesfor addiction and crime. “We tried to arrest our way out of it and that didn’t
Vancouver Prescriptions for Addicts Gain Attention as Heroin and Opioid Use Rises
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
for addiction and crime. “We tried to arrest our way out of it and that didn’t work,” Sergeant Randy Fincham of the Vancouver Police Department explained. “Clogging up our courts and jails was not the solution.” The city started, in 2003,... Read more
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CTV News
Garbage remains, but Vancouver's annual cannabis rally trouble-freetrash and sift through beach sand to ensure it was clear of broken glass or nee
Garbage remains, but Vancouver's annual cannabis rally trouble-free
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
trash and sift through beach sand to ensure it was clear of broken glass or needles after Wednesday's smoke-out protest. Vancouver police Sgt. Randy Fincham confirmed crowd estimates at 25,000 and had a warning about possible fallout from the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Haze of smoke over 4/20 pot rally in Vancouver as thousands light uplegislation is coming next year, many called this year's rally more celebration
Haze of smoke over 4/20 pot rally in Vancouver as thousands light up
CBC.ca / Posted 11 days ago
legislation is coming next year, many called this year's rally more celebration than protest. As of 4:20 p.m., Vancouver police said they had made no arrests, despite the widespread open use and sale of marijuana. "Our goal throughout... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
UBC Okanagan researcher develops marijuana breathalyzerthe device to regulate their intake and avoid impaired driving. Constable Bria
UBC Okanagan researcher develops marijuana breathalyzer
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the device to regulate their intake and avoid impaired driving. Constable Brian Montague, media relations officer with the Vancouver Police Department, said testing for drug-impaired driving presents unique challenges. “We train special officers... Read more
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Raw Story
Cops caught snatching children without a warrant — but was it justified?In a video that was uploaded to YouTube, a Washington man captured police from
Cops caught snatching children without a warrant — but was it justified?
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
In a video that was uploaded to YouTube, a Washington man captured police from the Vancouver Police Department entering his home to check on his kids via a window after telling the him they didn’t need a warrant. According to the Free Thought... Read more
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The Columbian
Cheers & Jeersstudents in a Hispanic club at Fort Vancouver High School have produced a color
Cheers & Jeers
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
students in a Hispanic club at Fort Vancouver High School have produced a colorful 16-foot-by-6-foot mural to hang in the Vancouver Police Department’s West Precinct. Recognition for both projects serves as a reminder of the life-affirming power... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Police across Canada scrimping on meal plans for detainees to cut costsfor the force. In Vancouver, detainees get a prepackaged bag with two bars and
Police across Canada scrimping on meal plans for detainees to cut costs
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
for the force. In Vancouver, detainees get a prepackaged bag with two bars and a drink, totalling 420 calories. Vancouver Police also provide Ensure meal-replacement drinks and burritos. Plus, they employ two nurses at all times. Police... Read more
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BC Local News
Vancouver pool to close rather than rub shoulders with annual pot protestsafely be turned off, creating the possibility that smoke from the marijuana pr
Vancouver pool to close rather than rub shoulders with annual pot protest
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
safely be turned off, creating the possibility that smoke from the marijuana protest will be drawn into the building. Vancouver police estimated that last year's crowd reached 15,000, and Kirby-Yung says there is a concern some at this protest... Read more
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CTV News
Vancouver pool to close during 4-20 pot protestsafely be turned off, creating the possibility that smoke from the marijuana pr
Vancouver pool to close during 4-20 pot protest
CTV News / Posted 16 days ago
safely be turned off, creating the possibility that smoke from the marijuana protest will be drawn into the building. Vancouver police estimated that last year's crowd reached 15,000, and Kirby-Yung says there is a concern some at this protest... Read more
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Peace Arch News
An eye on securitypolice document describing them as “suspicious” and “Middle-Eastern” which was
An eye on security
Peace Arch News / Posted 17 days ago
police document describing them as “suspicious” and “Middle-Eastern” which was then, somehow, leaked to a news website. Vancouver police acknowledged the visitors were innocent of any crime – but not before the tourists’ images had been widely... Read more
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The Columbian
Man in court facing fifth child pornography casehave identified six victims so far. The ages of the victims range from 14 to 16
Man in court facing fifth child pornography case
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
have identified six victims so far. The ages of the victims range from 14 to 16 years old, court records show. Vancouver police Detective Dave Jensen said the latest victim lives out of state. Akers allegedly befriended several... Read more
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BC Local News
Fire dispatch service proceeding with switchoverincludes the two service aspects of the service, so the E-911, that's where you
Fire dispatch service proceeding with switchover
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
includes the two service aspects of the service, so the E-911, that's where you call your 911 and you get E-Comm in Vancouver—police, ambulance or fire—so everybody in B.C. pays for that one and then the second part is the standalone... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver real estate firm target of two probes as complaints keep comingthe opposition housing critic asked police to step in. David Eby, MLA for Vanco
Vancouver real estate firm target of two probes as complaints keep coming
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
the opposition housing critic asked police to step in. David Eby, MLA for Vancouver Point Grey, sent a letter asking Vancouver police and Richmond RCMP to open a criminal fraud case. Mr. Eby wrote that Mr. Wu’s training session likely... Read more
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CTV News
Privacy commissioner to investigate RCMP's alleged use of surveillance devicecriminal or an everyday citizen. Last month, a legal advocacy group in British
Privacy commissioner to investigate RCMP's alleged use of surveillance device
CTV News / Posted 17 days ago
criminal or an everyday citizen. Last month, a legal advocacy group in British Columbia appealed to the provincial privacy commissioner after Vancouver police refused to hand over documents revealing whether the department use the... Read more
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The Columbian
Fort Vancouver High Latino students paint mural for policeStudents at Fort Vancouver High School’s MEChA Club hope that every time Vancou
Fort Vancouver High Latino students paint mural for police
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
Students at Fort Vancouver High School’s MEChA Club hope that every time Vancouver police officers see their mural, they’ll be reminded “there’s beauty behind every person,” said Nayeli Adame, 16. Adame is vice president of the club, which promotes... Read more
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CBC.ca
Is the RCMP using Stingray devices to spy on cellphone users?had been notified of the complaint and asked to respond. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian
Is the RCMP using Stingray devices to spy on cellphone users?
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
had been notified of the complaint and asked to respond. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press) The complaint alleges the RCMP, the Vancouver Police Department and the Ontario Provincial Police have all refused to confirm or deny whether they use Stingray... Read more
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The Economic Times
Canada PM Justin Trudeau to offer formal apology to India over historic Komagata Maru incidentmonths. In fact Canada had ordered the ship to sail but the passengers took ove
Canada PM Justin Trudeau to offer formal apology to India over historic Komagata Maru incident
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
months. In fact Canada had ordered the ship to sail but the passengers took over the ship and refused to leave. Thereafter Vancouver police officers and 35 special immigration agents tried to board the vessel but did not succeed. However, Komagata... Read more
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The Columbian
Community notebook: Marathon Junkie adds victory in Brooms to Brewsrace benefits PAL An obstacle course 5-kilometer race will be held on April 30
Community notebook: Marathon Junkie adds victory in Brooms to Brews
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
race benefits PAL An obstacle course 5-kilometer race will be held on April 30 in Ridgefield to benefit the Vancouver Police Activities League (PAL) and CHILL Portland. The Race at the ROC will include 15 obstacles at the Ridgefield... Read more
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The Columbian
Fleeing motorcyclist injured in crash continues fleeing, arrestedwho crashed while fleeing police continued the pursuit on foot despite sufferin
Fleeing motorcyclist injured in crash continues fleeing, arrested
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
who crashed while fleeing police continued the pursuit on foot despite suffering significant injuries, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Officers eventually arrested John H. Weber, 40, of Vancouver, who was first spotted by officers... Read more
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CBC.ca
PM to offer apology for 1914 Komagata Maru incidentJuly, the government ordered the ship to sail but the passengers took over the
PM to offer apology for 1914 Komagata Maru incident
CBC.ca / Posted 20 days ago
July, the government ordered the ship to sail but the passengers took over the ship and refused to leave. On July 19, 125 Vancouver police officers and 35 special immigration agents attempted to board the vessel and were beaten back. Thirty were... Read more
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examiner.com
Vancouver Eastside homeless, dying in the streets and alleywaysdroves – some, calling out their illicit products like an auctioneer. Unlike th
Vancouver Eastside homeless, dying in the streets and alleyways
examiner.com / Posted 21 days ago
droves – some, calling out their illicit products like an auctioneer. Unlike the drug crack-downs of the 1970’s and 80’s by Vancouver Police and RCMP – Vancouver is now an ‘open drug market’ like none other in the world. There are about 15,000... Read more
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CBC.ca
High-risk sex offender Jason White arrested, police sayVancouver Police say they have arrested Jason Anthony White, a convicted high-r
High-risk sex offender Jason White arrested, police say
CBC.ca / Posted 22 days ago
Vancouver Police say they have arrested Jason Anthony White, a convicted high-risk sex offender who was wanted on a Canada-wide warrant. In a brief statement, police said White was taken into custody at 3.30 a.m. PT Saturday. The release did not say... Read more
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CBC.ca
Vancouver police searching for high-risk sex offenderVancouver Police are searching for Jason Anthony White, a convicted high-risk s
Vancouver police searching for high-risk sex offender
CBC.ca / Posted 22 days ago
Vancouver Police are searching for Jason Anthony White, a convicted high-risk sex offender who is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant. White, 45, is also a person of interest to investigators in an attempted home invasion of an elderly woman in the... Read more
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The Columbian
Wife says suspect may suffer from PTSDmorning incident at a residence in the 9000 block of Northeast 54th Street. Ac
Wife says suspect may suffer from PTSD
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
morning incident at a residence in the 9000 block of Northeast 54th Street. According to a probable cause affidavit, Vancouver police Officer Bennie Taylor was dispatched to the area for a noise complaint at about 1:10 a.m. Taylor drove... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Someone sets church pulpit on fire in Vancouverwindows of three churches and vandalizing them. One of those was the LDS church
Someone sets church pulpit on fire in Vancouver
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
windows of three churches and vandalizing them. One of those was the LDS church in Hillsboro. As for the whoever started the Vancouver fire, church members hope that person comes forward. Anyone with information is asked to call Vancouver... Read more
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The Columbian
Man sentenced to 15 years in attempted murderon East Mill Plain Boulevard between East Reserve Street and Fort Vancouver Way
Man sentenced to 15 years in attempted murder
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
on East Mill Plain Boulevard between East Reserve Street and Fort Vancouver Way, in front of Hudson’s Bay High School. Vancouver police said Souza crashed the vehicle after his girlfriend, Wendy Garibay, then 24, broke up with him. Souza told... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Goldie’s BBQ: A bit of Texas right here in Clark Countypopular.” Another theme in the restaurant is support of first responders. One
Goldie’s BBQ: A bit of Texas right here in Clark County
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 23 days ago
popular.” Another theme in the restaurant is support of first responders. One of Bibens’ sons is an officer with the Vancouver Police Department, and you can often find students from the nearby military training facility and Camp Bonneville... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver man gets 19 months in threatrecords as his sister, said Richards planned to wait in the house until police
Vancouver man gets 19 months in threat
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
records as his sister, said Richards planned to wait in the house until police arrived and shot him, the affidavit said. Vancouver police surrounded the house, and Richards eventually came outside. He reportedly resisted arrest, and officers... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police: Man with gun threatens officer, arrestedwas arrested early this morning after he allegedly threatened an officer while
Vancouver police: Man with gun threatens officer, arrested
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
was arrested early this morning after he allegedly threatened an officer while holding an assault rifle, according to the Vancouver Police Department. An officer responded to a noise complaint at a residence in the 9000 block of Northeast 54th... Read more
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The Columbian
County sued for withholding video of inmate’s deathirregular heartbeat experienced during the struggle, coupled with methamphetami
County sued for withholding video of inmate’s death
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
irregular heartbeat experienced during the struggle, coupled with methamphetamine intoxication, as the cause of death. The Vancouver Police Department investigated the death, and Golik, in his review of the incident, said in written findings... Read more
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The Columbian
Suspect accused of assaulting officer, police dog appears in courtyour gun!” He jumped the center median and ran across the northbound lanes to t
Suspect accused of assaulting officer, police dog appears in court
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
your gun!” He jumped the center median and ran across the northbound lanes to the shoulder, according to court documents. Vancouver police responded to assist. Vancouver Police dog Tripp was deployed and bit Boyd, after which the K-9 and Boyd... Read more
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BC Local News
K9 cops help rescued puppy mill dogsPuppies and dogs seized from a suspected puppy mill in Langley are being helped
K9 cops help rescued puppy mill dogs
BC Local News / Posted 25 days ago
Puppies and dogs seized from a suspected puppy mill in Langley are being helped by a donation from Vancouver Police K9 officers. The BC SPCA seized 66 dogs on Feb. 4, 32 adult animals and 34 puppies, from a Glen Valley property. The dogs had... Read more
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