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CBC.ca
Family, ex-officer dispute police finding over Indigenous woman's fatal plungeEven in retirement, there are police findings former constable Dave Dickson str
Family, ex-officer dispute police finding over Indigenous woman's fatal plunge
CBC.ca / Posted 8 hours ago
Even in retirement, there are police findings former constable Dave Dickson struggles to accept. The Vancouver Police Department's assessment that Ashley Machiskinic did not die in suspicious circumstances is one of them. On Sept. 15, 2010,... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
App creator aims to halt bike theftmanufacturers, law enforcement, cyclists and municipalities together to help re
App creator aims to halt bike theft
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
manufacturers, law enforcement, cyclists and municipalities together to help register bikes. In 2015 he partnered with Vancouver Police Department and within six months, 8,500 Vancouver cyclists registered bikes and dozens of stolen bikes have... Read more
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BC Local News
Rescue at Nymph Fallswoman who was found unresponsive underwater Sunday afternoon in the Nymph Falls
Rescue at Nymph Falls
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
woman who was found unresponsive underwater Sunday afternoon in the Nymph Falls Nature Park has been airlifted to a Vancouver hospital. The incident occurred around 5 p.m. at Barber’s Hole, a popular swimming area in the Puntledge River.... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Rescue at Nymph Fallswoman who was found unresponsive underwater Sunday afternoon in the Nymph Falls
Rescue at Nymph Falls
Comox Valley Record / Posted yesterday
woman who was found unresponsive underwater Sunday afternoon in the Nymph Falls Nature Park has been airlifted to a Vancouver hospital. The incident occurred around 5 p.m. at Barber’s Hole, a popular swimming area in the Puntledge River.... Read more
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The Columbian
Woman suspected in downtown Vancouver stabbing appears in courtcharge of first-degree assault. “I was attacked and I panicked,” Fee said thro
Woman suspected in downtown Vancouver stabbing appears in court
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
charge of first-degree assault. “I was attacked and I panicked,” Fee said through tears. “They came at me.” According to Vancouver police, Fee approached a group of people at about 1:15 a.m. outside Boomer’s Sports Bar and Grill at 611 Main St.... Read more
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The Columbian
Off Beat: Instructions to police were to handcuff with careAs Vancouver police prepared to arrest oil-train protesters nine days ago, thei
Off Beat: Instructions to police were to handcuff with care
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
As Vancouver police prepared to arrest oil-train protesters nine days ago, their orders included a reminder to handle with care. Be careful of knees, hips and shoulders: That’s what Sgt. Steve Dobbs stressed before his police team started... Read more
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The Columbian
Downtown Vancouver stabbing sends woman to hospitalBar and Grill at 611 Main St. around 1:15 a.m. Fee then “caressed” a man’s face
Downtown Vancouver stabbing sends woman to hospital
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Bar and Grill at 611 Main St. around 1:15 a.m. Fee then “caressed” a man’s face randomly, said Officer Eric McCaleb of the Vancouver Police Department, which caused the man’s girlfriend to confront Fee. “They started exchanging words, and then... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police closing West Precinct for JulyThe Vancouver Police Department is temporarily closing public access to its Wes
Vancouver police closing West Precinct for July
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
The Vancouver Police Department is temporarily closing public access to its West Precinct due to construction. Closure of the building, 2800 N.E. Stapleton Road, is expected to begin on July 1 and last through the end of the month. During the... Read more
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The Columbian
Suspect in child rape case appears in courtwas reported in January. Tikka was reportedly a friend of the victim’s family.
Suspect in child rape case appears in court
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
was reported in January. Tikka was reportedly a friend of the victim’s family. According to a probable cause affidavit, Vancouver police were called Jan. 6 to Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center to pick up a sexual assault kit and were notified... Read more
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The Columbian
Fire officials: Vancouver police officer likely helped save jogger’s lifeA Vancouver police officer ran nearly three-quarters of a mile along Lacamas La
Fire officials: Vancouver police officer likely helped save jogger’s life
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
A Vancouver police officer ran nearly three-quarters of a mile along Lacamas Lake to reach a man who’d collapsed with heart problems this week, and the Camas-Washougal Fire Department said the officer’s persistence likely helped save the man’s... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-run driverVancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTu
Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-run driver
Surrey Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Vancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTube video of one heck of a parking job. The video, uploaded on Monday, shows someone trying to steer a white Porsche Cayenne into a garage. You can hear the screech of... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-and-run driverVancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTu
Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-and-run driver
Abbotsford News / Posted 5 days ago
Vancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTube video of one heck of a parking job. The video, uploaded on Monday, shows someone trying to steer a white Porsche Cayenne into a garage. You can hear the screech of... Read more
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BC Local News
Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-and-run driverVancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTu
Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-and-run driver
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Vancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTube video of one heck of a parking job. The video, uploaded on Monday, shows someone trying to steer a white Porsche Cayenne into a garage. You can hear the screech of... Read more
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Mission City Record
VIDEO: Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-and-run driverVancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTu
VIDEO: Bad parking job caught on YouTube helps police find hit-and-run driver
Mission City Record / Posted 5 days ago
Vancouver police nabbed a bad driver earlier this week after being sent a YouTube video of one heck of a parking job. The video, uploaded on Monday, shows someone trying to steer a white Porsche Cayenne into a garage. You can hear the screech of... Read more
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CTV News
How not to park: Cringe-worthy video helps cops lay chargesoff-screen can be heard shouting “Just about got it!” as the wheels screech and
How not to park: Cringe-worthy video helps cops lay charges
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
off-screen can be heard shouting “Just about got it!” as the wheels screech and the vehicle rams against a wall. Vancouver police told CTV Vancouver that they saw the video and contacted the driver – a 16-year-old boy who police say does... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Video of terrible parking job leads cops to suspected teen hit-run driverparking jobs in human history has helped police nab a teenage driver suspected
Video of terrible parking job leads cops to suspected teen hit-run driver
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
parking jobs in human history has helped police nab a teenage driver suspected in a hit-and-run accident. On June 16, Vancouver police were called to an accident on West 36th Ave., between Granville St. and Oak St. VPD spokesperson Const.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Wanted man arrested after 3-hour standoff in Vancouverp.m. when officers attempted to find 40-year-old Ryan Boyce at his apartment at
Wanted man arrested after 3-hour standoff in Vancouver
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
p.m. when officers attempted to find 40-year-old Ryan Boyce at his apartment at 11614 NE 49th St., according to Kim Kapp of Vancouver police. Boyce had several outstanding felony warrants, Kapp said. Boyce refused to come out of his apartment and... Read more
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The Columbian
Church arsons investigation continuesformed after the three fires, includes investigators from the county fire marsh
Church arsons investigation continues
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
formed after the three fires, includes investigators from the county fire marshal’s office, Vancouver Fire Department, Vancouver Police Department, Clark County Sheriff’s Office and federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and... Read more
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The Columbian
Fireworks sales on horizon in Clark Countybusy season in the city as people take advantage of their last year to use fire
Fireworks sales on horizon in Clark County
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
busy season in the city as people take advantage of their last year to use fireworks. In another change for this year, the Vancouver Police Department will take fireworks for disposal. Previously, the fire department has taken unused fireworks for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Hungry' black bear tears apart car in B.C.The interior of a vehicle believed damaged by a bear is shown in a handout phot
'Hungry' black bear tears apart car in B.C.
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
The interior of a vehicle believed damaged by a bear is shown in a handout photo from the West Vancouver Police. Police in West Vancouver have released photos of a car that they believe was torn apart by a black bear this weekend. The photos show the... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Protest arrests, public pay, Father’s Day and flu seasonafternoon when they sat in the middle of a railroad crossing near the Vancouver
Morning Press: Protest arrests, public pay, Father’s Day and flu season
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
afternoon when they sat in the middle of a railroad crossing near the Vancouver Amtrak station and refused to move. Vancouver police pulled the anti-fossil-fuel demonstrators away one by one from the circle they were sitting in while the... Read more
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The Columbian
Men far outnumber women in highest-paid public jobs in Vancouver, Clark County5 percent. They included three uniformed personnel, two fire marshal’s office e
Men far outnumber women in highest-paid public jobs in Vancouver, Clark County
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
5 percent. They included three uniformed personnel, two fire marshal’s office employees and four civilian support staff. Vancouver police had 27 women last year out of 186 sworn positions, or 15 percent. They included 20 officers, a corporal,... Read more
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The Columbian
Men rack up most overtime in Vancouver, Clark Countyof the women, earning $34,210 in addition to her base salary of $98,968. The g
Men rack up most overtime in Vancouver, Clark County
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
of the women, earning $34,210 in addition to her base salary of $98,968. The gender imbalance in overtime earnings, Vancouver Police Department Lt. Kathy McNicholas said, comes down to officers’ career interests. Some divisions work more... Read more
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The Columbian
Sweet 16: Students get new bikes with PAL’s help9-year-old boy was among 16 students who received new bicycles Saturday morning
Sweet 16: Students get new bikes with PAL’s help
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
9-year-old boy was among 16 students who received new bicycles Saturday morning, thanks to a partnership between the Vancouver Police Activities League and McCord’s Vancouver Toyota. As Judah waited to pick out his new bike and helmet, he... Read more
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The Columbian
21 arrested in Vancouver oil train protestand West 11th Street. Police parked along the route and observed from their pat
21 arrested in Vancouver oil train protest
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
and West 11th Street. Police parked along the route and observed from their patrol cars. A mix of about a dozen BNSF and Vancouver police observed from a distance, occasionally coming over to address the crowd before switching to a... Read more
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The Columbian
Former Vancouver man charged with murdertwo men kicking another man who was lying in the street, according to a probabl
Former Vancouver man charged with murder
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
two men kicking another man who was lying in the street, according to a probable cause affidavit filed in Superior Court. Vancouver police responded to the area, but the suspects had already fled. Police later detained the men, identified as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver police issue policy on how to interact with transgender peopleThe Vancouver Police Department has issued a new policy for interacting with tr
Vancouver police issue policy on how to interact with transgender people
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
The Vancouver Police Department has issued a new policy for interacting with transgender people after it was rebuked by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal over its treatment of a trans woman. The department says the policy was created with respectful... Read more
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The Columbian
Deputy in bank robbery shooting identified as 18-year sheriff’s office veteranafter he took cash from the bank Monday afternoon then drove away. The police s
Deputy in bank robbery shooting identified as 18-year sheriff’s office veteran
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
after he took cash from the bank Monday afternoon then drove away. The police said no one saw a weapon during the robbery. Vancouver police, sheriff’s deputies and state troopers pursued Pointer. Roughly 20 minutes later, Boyse stopped Pointer at... Read more
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The Columbian
Robbery suspect died of multiple gunshot woundsa US Bank branch in Vancouver, at 1607 Main St. Witnesses did not report seeing
Robbery suspect died of multiple gunshot wounds
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
a US Bank branch in Vancouver, at 1607 Main St. Witnesses did not report seeing a weapon during the robbery, police said. Vancouver Police Department officers, Clark County Sheriff’s Office deputies and Washington State Patrol troopers caught up... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Alleged bank robber shot in officer altercation diesPolice say a Portland, Oregon, man who was shot after allegedly robbing a Vanco
Alleged bank robber shot in officer altercation dies
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
Police say a Portland, Oregon, man who was shot after allegedly robbing a Vancouver bank Monday has died. Vancouver Police on Tuesday identified the man as 43-year-old Kenneth Allen Pointer. Police say officers responded to an alarm call Monday at... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
More Transparency Needed Around Police Surveillance as B.C. Privacy Commissioner Closes Inquiry into Stingray UseVancouver, BC - A coalition of privacy and police accountability organizations
More Transparency Needed Around Police Surveillance as B.C. Privacy Commissioner Closes Inquiry into Stingray Use
CommonDreams.org / Posted 14 days ago
Vancouver, BC - A coalition of privacy and police accountability organizations are calling for more transparency from the Vancouver Police Department (VPD) following an inquiry into the police use of mass surveillance devices known as... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police holds final reading event of the school yearEast Vancouver — The Vancouver Police Activities League hosted its final litera
Vancouver police holds final reading event of the school year
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
East Vancouver — The Vancouver Police Activities League hosted its final literacy event of the school year at Burton Elementary School last month. During the school year, officers visited second-, third- and fourth-graders in the Evergreen School... Read more
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The Columbian
Man accused of hitting Vancouver patrol carsthree counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of a contro
Man accused of hitting Vancouver patrol cars
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
three counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver. Vancouver police responded about 5:50 a.m. Monday after bystanders reported a driver slumped over the steering wheel of a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Alleged bank robber shot in officer altercation diesWash. (AP) — Police say a Portland, Oregon, man who was shot after allegedly ro
Alleged bank robber shot in officer altercation dies
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
Wash. (AP) — Police say a Portland, Oregon, man who was shot after allegedly robbing a Vancouver bank Monday has died. Vancouver Police on Tuesday identified the man as 43-year-old Kenneth Allen Pointer. Police say officers responded to an... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Alleged bank robber shot in officer altercation diesWash. (AP) - Police say a Portland, Oregon, man who was shot after allegedly ro
Alleged bank robber shot in officer altercation dies
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Wash. (AP) - Police say a Portland, Oregon, man who was shot after allegedly robbing a Vancouver bank Monday has died. Vancouver Police on Tuesday identified the man as 43-year-old Kenneth Allen Pointer. Police say officers responded to an... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Good Samaritan attacked after telling men to stop sexually harrassing women on SkyTrainVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Good Samaritan attacked after telling men to stop sexually harrassing women on SkyTrain
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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The Sault Star
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
The Sault Star / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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The Columbian
SWAT called to unfounded report of suicidal man barricaded with wife, childsaid everything about the barricade in a text message to a friend, who in turn
SWAT called to unfounded report of suicidal man barricaded with wife, child
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
said everything about the barricade in a text message to a friend, who in turn called the police, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Vancouver officers were able to track the subject to a home near Northeast 86th Avenue and... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Sarnia Observer / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Chatham Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassmentVANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be invo
Man attacked after stopping sexual harrassment
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
VANCOUVER - Transit police are searching for three suspects believed to be involved in the assault of a Good Samaritan, who intervened in a sexual harassment on SkyTrain in Vancouver. Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says on Thursday, shortly before... Read more
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