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The Tyee
More Combat Training for BC's Natural Resource OfficersPhoto: BC Gov't. B.C.'s Natural Resource officers are getting additional train
More Combat Training for BC's Natural Resource Officers
The Tyee / Posted 3 hours ago
Photo: BC Gov't. B.C.'s Natural Resource officers are getting additional training in hand-to-hand combat from a retired Vancouver police officer months after their union went public about unsafe work concerns. The Ministry of Forests, Lands and... Read more
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BC Local News
Man in hospital following police-involved shooting in VancouverA man has been taken to hospital following a police-involved shooting in East V
Man in hospital following police-involved shooting in Vancouver
BC Local News / Posted 10 hours ago
A man has been taken to hospital following a police-involved shooting in East Vancouver. Police say there was an incident Tuesday near the Pacific National Exhibition grounds. They say one man was taken into custody and has been transported to... Read more
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The Columbian
Priest sentenced to 4 months in jail in attempted luring caseand sounded frightened. The girl waited at the residence until the man drove aw
Priest sentenced to 4 months in jail in attempted luring case
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
and sounded frightened. The girl waited at the residence until the man drove away, then ran home, the affidavit said. Vancouver police located Patrick the same day, based on his license plate number. He denied the accusations. Police brought... Read more
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The Columbian
Thief barges into Vancouver home when elderly woman answers her doorA burglar reportedly forced his way into an elderly woman’s home after the woma
Thief barges into Vancouver home when elderly woman answers her door
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
A burglar reportedly forced his way into an elderly woman’s home after the woman answered her door Sunday morning. Vancouver Police Department spokeswoman Kim Kapp said officers responded to a burglary at a home near East Fifth Street and S Street... Read more
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The Tyee
Vancouver, Let's Stand Up to Moneyed Interests of Real Estatejust because they want houses -- the Canadian people won't stand for that." A
Vancouver, Let's Stand Up to Moneyed Interests of Real Estate
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
just because they want houses -- the Canadian people won't stand for that." A symbolic occupation today would put the Vancouver police in a similar public pickle. Are they tasked with protecting people, or vacant property held in many cases by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fentanyl pushes heroin off the streets in Vancouvercontrolling the supply, they’re passing off what should be heroin as fentanyl b
Fentanyl pushes heroin off the streets in Vancouver
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
controlling the supply, they’re passing off what should be heroin as fentanyl because of the close proximity of the high.” Vancouver police report heroin-related drug seizures and criminal charges in the city have remained relatively stable over... Read more
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CTV News
Little if any heroin left in Vancouver, all fentanyl: drug advocatescontrolling the supply, they're passing off what should be heroin as fentanyl b
Little if any heroin left in Vancouver, all fentanyl: drug advocates
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
controlling the supply, they're passing off what should be heroin as fentanyl because of the close proximity of the high." Vancouver police report heroin-related drug seizures and criminal charges in the city have remained relatively stable over... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Washington state man headed to B.C. arrested for sexual contact with girl, 12VANCOUVER -- Police have arrested a Washington state man who they allege was he
Washington state man headed to B.C. arrested for sexual contact with girl, 12
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
VANCOUVER -- Police have arrested a Washington state man who they allege was headed to B.C. to have sexual contact with someone he believed was a 12-year-old girl. The U.S. justice department issued a news release saying that Christopher David... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Firepower and icehockey on hold for one season to follow her other passion. This month, she is c
Firepower and ice
Surrey Leader / Posted 4 days ago
hockey on hold for one season to follow her other passion. This month, she is celebrating her first year as a member of the Vancouver Police Department (VPD). “I call it a hobby, because I love it,” said Agosta of police work. “I knew policing was... Read more
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The Columbian
Police seek paintings stolen in burglaryhome, but they still haven’t recovered two paintings stolen in the incident. R
Police seek paintings stolen in burglary
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
home, but they still haven’t recovered two paintings stolen in the incident. Ryan Stephen Hentz, 32, was arrested by Vancouver Police Department officers on March 28 for several outstanding warrants, according to court records. He remains in... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Weed Day cost Vancouver $148,000cost a whole lot of real money: $148,000. According to a review by the City of
Weed Day cost Vancouver $148,000
Surrey Leader / Posted 6 days ago
cost a whole lot of real money: $148,000. According to a review by the City of Vancouver, the Vancouver Park Board and the Vancouver Police Department, two marijuana events at Sunset Beach Park and the Vancouver Art Gallery resulted in costs for... Read more
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BC Local News
Weed Day cost Vancouver $148,000cost a whole lot of real money: $148,000. According to a review by the City of
Weed Day cost Vancouver $148,000
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
cost a whole lot of real money: $148,000. According to a review by the City of Vancouver, the Vancouver Park Board and the Vancouver Police Department, two marijuana events at Sunset Beach Park and the Vancouver Art Gallery resulted in costs for... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Weed Day cost Vancouver $148,000cost a whole lot of real money: $148,000. According to a review by the City of
Weed Day cost Vancouver $148,000
Maple Ridge News / Posted 6 days ago
cost a whole lot of real money: $148,000. According to a review by the City of Vancouver, the Vancouver Park Board and the Vancouver Police Department, two marijuana events at Sunset Beach Park and the Vancouver Art Gallery resulted in costs for... Read more
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CBC.ca
Why turning away the Komagata Maru is a 'dark chapter' in Canada's historyof hundreds gathering at the waterfront to gawk. The Komagata Maru was formall
Why turning away the Komagata Maru is a 'dark chapter' in Canada's history
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
of hundreds gathering at the waterfront to gawk. The Komagata Maru was formally ordered out in July. On the 19th, 125 Vancouver police officers and 35 special immigration agents attempted to board the vessel but were beaten back. Four days... Read more
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The Columbian
Students give first aid to Camas teen hurt badly in car crashaid kit, and pressure to Rhyan’s injuries. Police and medical personnel respon
Students give first aid to Camas teen hurt badly in car crash
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
aid kit, and pressure to Rhyan’s injuries. Police and medical personnel responded at about 11:20 p.m., according to the Vancouver Police Department. Vancouver police spokeswoman Kim Kapp said it appeared to arriving officials that the vehicle... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas teen hurt in east Vancouver crashcrash reported at about 11:20 p.m. near Southeast 31st Street and Southeast Cas
Camas teen hurt in east Vancouver crash
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
crash reported at about 11:20 p.m. near Southeast 31st Street and Southeast Cascade Park Drive, according to the Vancouver Police Department. When officers arrived, they found a GMC Envoy wrapped around a tree, Vancouver police... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver man arrested in Portland sex trafficking stingA Vancouver man was among 15 men arrested as part of a Portland police sex traf
Vancouver man arrested in Portland sex trafficking sting
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
A Vancouver man was among 15 men arrested as part of a Portland police sex trafficking sting earlier this month. The Portland Police Bureau’s Sex Trafficking Unit conducted an undercover mission on May 5 in which they posted online ads on known sex... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Police warn public of IRS scam involving man impersonating police officerpassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
Police warn public of IRS scam involving man impersonating police officer
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Hillsboro Hops to host second annual Fanfestpassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
Hillsboro Hops to host second annual Fanfest
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
10th annual 'Cheers to Belgian Beers' continues Saturdaypassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
10th annual 'Cheers to Belgian Beers' continues Saturday
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Scottsboro grandfather arrested for disciplining children at McDonald'spassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
Scottsboro grandfather arrested for disciplining children at McDonald's
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Rose Festival, including the Point One Run just weeks awaypassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
Rose Festival, including the Point One Run just weeks away
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Man killed in early morning duplex firepassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
Man killed in early morning duplex fire
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Man wakes up after 48-day coma asking for Taco Bellpassenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in Vancouver
Man wakes up after 48-day coma asking for Taco Bell
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
passenger early Friday morning in Salem. Missing 7-year-old found in VancouverMissing 7-year-old found in Vancouver Vancouver Police are looking for Vincent Meadors, 7, missing since early Friday evening. (KPTV) Police in Vancouver say they... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Vancouver Police seek help locating missing 7 year oldUPDATE: Vincent Meadors is safe at home. He was at the movies with his mother,
Vancouver Police seek help locating missing 7 year old
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
UPDATE: Vincent Meadors is safe at home. He was at the movies with his mother, officers say. VANCOUVER, Wash.--Vancouver Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 7 year old boy, Vincent Meadors. Vincent was supposed to return... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Family of Kelsie Schelling asked for thousands of dollars to see her again, part of apparent scammessenger know she was ready to make a deal. Concerned about possible criminal
Family of Kelsie Schelling asked for thousands of dollars to see her again, part of apparent scam
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
messenger know she was ready to make a deal. Concerned about possible criminal involvement, Schelling's family asked the Vancouver police to meet the courier undercover. "We didn't know if this actually was a sex trafficking issue or if it was... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Family of Kelsie Schelling asked for thousands of dollars to see her again part of apparent scammessenger know she was ready to make a deal. Concerned about possible criminal
Family of Kelsie Schelling asked for thousands of dollars to see her again part of apparent scam
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
messenger know she was ready to make a deal. Concerned about possible criminal involvement, Schelling's family asked the Vancouver police to meet the courier undercover. "We didn't know if this actually was a sex trafficking issue or if it was... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. realtor accused of making threatsman says he was frightened for his life. He reported the May 2 incident to the
B.C. realtor accused of making threats
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
man says he was frightened for his life. He reported the May 2 incident to the real estate industry regulator and Vancouver police, which are both investigating. He gave The Globe and Mail a recording of a threatening call – from a number... Read more
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Daily Mail
Families of two missing women say they were scammed in identical casesthat while she was skeptical of the offer, she found it impossible to ignore.
Families of two missing women say they were scammed in identical cases
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
that while she was skeptical of the offer, she found it impossible to ignore. Schielling's family asked for help from the Vancouver police, who assisted but then backed out after they concluded it was just a cruel scam. ABC's investigation team... Read more
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The Seattle Times
$1.8M settlement for woman shot by SWAT in standoffhad the “not-unpredictable effect of flushing Andison out of the room.” When sh
$1.8M settlement for woman shot by SWAT in standoff
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
had the “not-unpredictable effect of flushing Andison out of the room.” When she appeared on the stairs with the gun, Vancouver Police Officer Ryan Junker, a sniper positioned inside the garage, shot her in the back of the head. The bullet... Read more
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The Columbian
Man arrested after high-speed pursuit in downtown Vancouverhigh rate of speed near the intersection of West 13th Street and Columbia Stree
Man arrested after high-speed pursuit in downtown Vancouver
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
high rate of speed near the intersection of West 13th Street and Columbia Street at about 8:30 p.m. Thursday, according to Vancouver Police Department Spokeswoman Kim Kapp. The officer ran the plate and saw that the vehicle was reported as stolen... Read more
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ABC News
Missing Women's Families Asked for Money to See Them Againmessenger know she was ready to make a deal. Concerned about possible criminal
Missing Women's Families Asked for Money to See Them Again
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
messenger know she was ready to make a deal. Concerned about possible criminal involvement, Schelling's family asked the Vancouver police to meet the courier undercover. "We didn't know if this actually was a sex trafficking issue or if it was... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon man sentenced in Clark County sex-sting casewas arrested in February, along with two other men, at a home in east Vancouver
Oregon man sentenced in Clark County sex-sting case
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
was arrested in February, along with two other men, at a home in east Vancouver as part of an undercover operation by the Vancouver Police Department. In Dotson’s case, police placed an online ad posing as a 14-year-old girl named Julie who was... Read more
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The Columbian
Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony salutes fallen officersprotect our community and they need our protection also. They need our support.
Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony salutes fallen officers
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
protect our community and they need our protection also. They need our support.” Nostern has been a volunteer through the Vancouver Police Department’s Neighbors on Watch program for more than four years and said he’s enjoyed working with... Read more
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The Columbian
Roadway blocked following car v. motorcycle crash in east Vancouverinjuries, but they didn’t appear to be life-threatening. Both riders were wear
Roadway blocked following car v. motorcycle crash in east Vancouver
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
injuries, but they didn’t appear to be life-threatening. Both riders were wearing helmets, the fire department said. Vancouver Police Department spokeswoman Kim Kapp said before 3 p.m. that traffic detectives were en route to the scene, but... Read more
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The Columbian
Sheriff’s Office police dogs receive protective vestslocal police dogs have received protective vests through the nonprofit. Tripp a
Sheriff’s Office police dogs receive protective vests
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
local police dogs have received protective vests through the nonprofit. Tripp and Ivar, police dogs with the Vancouver Police Department, received their vests thanks to Shana Greene of Newcastle, near Bellevue. Their vests were... Read more
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The Columbian
Officials identify man found dead Monday in Vancouverin a Bagley Downs neighborhood home just before 4 a.m. Monday in the 4500 block
Officials identify man found dead Monday in Vancouver
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
in a Bagley Downs neighborhood home just before 4 a.m. Monday in the 4500 block of Nicholson Road. Detectives with the Vancouver Police Department’s major crimes unit are investigating the homicide and are asking for the public’s help in... Read more
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CTV News
Six males charged in multiple sexual assaults on UBC campus, other communitiesVancouver and in at least two other communities. RCMP detachments at UBC, in N
Six males charged in multiple sexual assaults on UBC campus, other communities
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
Vancouver and in at least two other communities. RCMP detachments at UBC, in North Vancouver and Burnaby, along with the Vancouver Police Department and Transit Police joined forces to investigate the offences. Vancouver Police Supt. Mike... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Six males including youth charged in alleged sex assaults in Vancouver areaVancouver and in at least two other communities. RCMP detachments at UBC, in N
Six males including youth charged in alleged sex assaults in Vancouver area
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Vancouver and in at least two other communities. RCMP detachments at UBC, in North Vancouver and Burnaby, along with the Vancouver Police Department and Transit Police joined forces to investigate the offences. Vancouver Police Supt. Mike... Read more
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The Columbian
Driver in crash near waterfront to face chargescrash Tuesday night near the west Vancouver waterfront has charges pending his
Driver in crash near waterfront to face charges
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
crash Tuesday night near the west Vancouver waterfront has charges pending his release from the hospital, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Andrey V. Alman, 23, was identified as the driver of a silver Infiniti that was traveling west... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Four injured in crash near Joe's Crab Shack in Vancouver100 block of Southeast Columbia Way. Three people suffered critical injuries t
Four injured in crash near Joe's Crab Shack in Vancouver
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
100 block of Southeast Columbia Way. Three people suffered critical injuries that are not life-threatening, according to Vancouver police. The fourth person was seriously injured. All four people were in their 20s, police said.Their identities... Read more
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The Columbian
4 hurt in car crash near Vancouver waterfrontbefore it crashed in front of Joe’s Crab Shack, 101 S.E. Columbia Way, at about
4 hurt in car crash near Vancouver waterfront
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
before it crashed in front of Joe’s Crab Shack, 101 S.E. Columbia Way, at about 9:05 p.m., said Officer Eric McCaleb of the Vancouver Police Department. The four people inside the car were taken to the hospital. Three of them suffered serious... Read more
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The Columbian
Priest guilty of trying to lure girland sounded frightened. The girl waited at the residence until the man drove aw
Priest guilty of trying to lure girl
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
and sounded frightened. The girl waited at the residence until the man drove away, then ran home, the affidavit said. Vancouver police located Patrick the same day, based on his license plate number. He denied the accusations. Police then... Read more
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The Columbian
Man found in Bagley Downs home shot, died of homicidesay that a man found deceased in a Bagley Downs residence Monday was shot and d
Man found in Bagley Downs home shot, died of homicide
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
say that a man found deceased in a Bagley Downs residence Monday was shot and died of homicide, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Authorities have not yet released the identity of the man whose body was found in a residence... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Gang associate and up-comer rapper wanted in Alberta and Ontario arrested in B.C. shootingof the United Nations gang on his Instagram account, under his rapper name — Ge
Gang associate and up-comer rapper wanted in Alberta and Ontario arrested in B.C. shooting
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
of the United Nations gang on his Instagram account, under his rapper name — General Beanz. Lewis was arrested by the Vancouver Police on May 1 following 911 calls saying a man had pulled a gun inside a restaurant after a dispute broke... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Surveillance and predictive policing: Welcome to the ‘safety state’ of tomorrowhe said. But data collection can also be used for more futuristic means. Ryan
Surveillance and predictive policing: Welcome to the ‘safety state’ of tomorrow
Dundas Star News / Posted 14 days ago
he said. But data collection can also be used for more futuristic means. Ryan Prox, a special constable with the Vancouver Police Department, is one of the pre-eminent experts in the emerging field of "predictive policing." Prox prefers... Read more
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The Columbian
Man found dead in Riverside Motel ID’d as Portland resident; cause, manner pendingMay 2 after a manager entered a room there and found a man unconscious and not
Man found dead in Riverside Motel ID’d as Portland resident; cause, manner pending
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
May 2 after a manager entered a room there and found a man unconscious and not breathing. Kim Kapp, spokeswoman for the Vancouver Police Department, said detectives are waiting on more information, including toxicology tests. “We’re still... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police investigate death at Bagley Downs residence4500 block of Nicholson Road just before 4 a.m. today for a report of a decease
Vancouver police investigate death at Bagley Downs residence
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
4500 block of Nicholson Road just before 4 a.m. today for a report of a deceased male at the residence, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Detectives say there is no threat to the public. No other information on the incident was... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver city councilors weigh in on pay increasesSalary Review Commission’s decision needs to be overturned. There are more urge
Vancouver city councilors weigh in on pay increases
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
Salary Review Commission’s decision needs to be overturned. There are more urgent issues facing our city. Staffing up the Vancouver Police Department and addressing the affordable housing issue are much more urgent and important.” Bill Turlay:... Read more
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The Columbian
Enhanced patrols yield DUI arrests on Cinco de Mayodriving arrests Thursday as part of enhanced patrols meant to counter driving u
Enhanced patrols yield DUI arrests on Cinco de Mayo
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
driving arrests Thursday as part of enhanced patrols meant to counter driving under the influence for Cinco de Mayo. Vancouver Police Department spokeswoman Kim Kapp said for one DUI arrest, officers noted a driver was driving in the oncoming... Read more
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