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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver officer may have committed offence in shooting, watchdog reportsBritish Columbia’s police watchdog has forwarded a file to the Crown suggesting
Vancouver officer may have committed offence in shooting, watchdog reports
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
British Columbia’s police watchdog has forwarded a file to the Crown suggesting a Vancouver officer involved in a shooting near Science World may have committed an offence – though the seriousness remains unclear. The Independent Investigations... Read more
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The Columbian
Police arrest wanted man after six-hour search in WashougalPolice searched for two wanted men for about six hours Wednesday, finally arres
Police arrest wanted man after six-hour search in Washougal
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
Police searched for two wanted men for about six hours Wednesday, finally arresting one of the men after finding him hiding in the bedroom of a nearby residence. Law enforcement went to a residence, 919 10th St., at about 1:30 p.m. to locate two... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Pro-pot pastor proclaims partial winA White Rock man who was facing eviction from a home where he operates a cannab
Pro-pot pastor proclaims partial win
Peace Arch News / Posted 8 hours ago
A White Rock man who was facing eviction from a home where he operates a cannabis-centred church said he has won an appeal of the notice to leave. "The eviction was thrown out," Robin Douglas told Peace Arch News the day after the hearing. "The... Read more
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Officer.com
Wash. K-9 Named After Fallen Tenn. TrooperVANCOUVER, Wash. -- Now that he's completed his certification and training as a
Wash. K-9 Named After Fallen Tenn. Trooper
Officer.com / Posted 17 hours ago
VANCOUVER, Wash. -- Now that he's completed his certification and training as a police dog, the Vancouver Police Department is welcoming its newest K9 officer, Tripp, to duty. Tripp, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, hails from the Netherlands, and is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Surveillance cameras on east side used to deter violence: Vancouver policeThe Vancouver Police Department has erected temporary surveillance cameras in a
Surveillance cameras on east side used to deter violence: Vancouver police
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
The Vancouver Police Department has erected temporary surveillance cameras in a neighbourhood on the city’s east side, and although the department says the cameras are being used to fight gang violence, it won’t say which groups are being targeted or... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Not all in favour of new TransLink boardThe appointment of former civic bureaucrats from Surrey and Vancouver to the Tr
Not all in favour of new TransLink board
Surrey Leader / Posted yesterday
The appointment of former civic bureaucrats from Surrey and Vancouver to the TransLink board of directors further shuts out smaller communities, Burnaby's mayor says. Earlier this month, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Not all in favour of new TransLink boardThe appointment of former civic bureaucrats from Surrey and Vancouver to the Tr
Not all in favour of new TransLink board
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted yesterday
The appointment of former civic bureaucrats from Surrey and Vancouver to the TransLink board of directors further shuts out smaller communities, Burnaby's mayor says. Earlier this month, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Not all in favour of new TransLink boardThe appointment of former civic bureaucrats from Surrey and Vancouver to the Tr
Not all in favour of new TransLink board
Peace Arch News / Posted yesterday
The appointment of former civic bureaucrats from Surrey and Vancouver to the TransLink board of directors further shuts out smaller communities, Burnaby's mayor says. Earlier this month, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter... Read more
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The Columbian
VPD introduces new K9 officer, TrippNow that he’s completed his certification and training as a police dog, the Van
VPD introduces new K9 officer, Tripp
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Now that he’s completed his certification and training as a police dog, the Vancouver Police Department is welcoming its newest K9 officer, Tripp, to duty. Tripp, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, hails from the Netherlands, and is trained to search... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Vancouver PD's newest K-9 joins police forceVancouver police welcomed a new addition to the force Wednesday: A 2-year-old B
Vancouver PD's newest K-9 joins police force
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
Vancouver police welcomed a new addition to the force Wednesday: A 2-year-old Belgian Malinois named Tripp. Tripp joined Vancouver PD's K-9 unit after completing his certification training in patrol and drug detection. The specialized training... Read more
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KATU Portland
K9 trained to avoid pot odor joins Vancouver Police Dept.VANCOUVER, Wash. – A new K9 trained to track suspects and sniff out drugs is jo
K9 trained to avoid pot odor joins Vancouver Police Dept.
KATU Portland / Posted yesterday
VANCOUVER, Wash. – A new K9 trained to track suspects and sniff out drugs is joining the Vancouver Police Department. K9 Tripp, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, was introduced by his new team on Wednesday. Tripp was trained to detect the scent of... Read more
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The Columbian
Landlord accused of unwanted sexual contact appears in courtA local landlord who allegedly made unwanted sexual contact with a woman while
Landlord accused of unwanted sexual contact appears in court
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
A local landlord who allegedly made unwanted sexual contact with a woman while showing her a vacant rental property earlier this month made a first appearance in Clark County Superior Court on Wednesday. David Clinton Campos, 35, of Vancouver... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police, Clark College drilling todayIf you see heavy police presence on campus at Clark College -- don’t worry, it’
Vancouver police, Clark College drilling today
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
If you see heavy police presence on campus at Clark College -- don’t worry, it’s just a drill. The school has partnered with Vancouver Police Department for the exercise, planned to last from 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. today. The drill gives a chance for... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver Police to offer alarm management onlineBusiness and residential security alarm users will now be allowed to manage acc
Vancouver Police to offer alarm management online
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Business and residential security alarm users will now be allowed to manage accounts online through the Vancouver Police Department. Features include the ability to register security alarms, pay permit fees, appeal false alarm penalties and contact... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Vancouver property owner arrested for indecent libertiesVancouver Police arrested a property owner after he made unwanted sexual contac
Vancouver property owner arrested for indecent liberties
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
Vancouver Police arrested a property owner after he made unwanted sexual contact with a potential renter. Police said on Aug. 7, David Clinton Campos, 35, was showing a vacant rental property to a woman. While Campos was alone with the woman in the... Read more
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The Columbian
Landlord makes unwanted sexual contact with woman while showing rentalThe Vancouver Police Department is looking for additional victims after arresti
Landlord makes unwanted sexual contact with woman while showing rental
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
The Vancouver Police Department is looking for additional victims after arresting a man who allegedly made unwanted sexual contact with a woman while he was showing her a vacant rental property. Officers arrested Tuesday Vancouver's David Clinton... Read more
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The Columbian
Man who shot himself after police standoff identifiedThe Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the man who shot hims
Man who shot himself after police standoff identified
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
The Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the man who shot himself following a confrontation Thursday in east Vancouver as 31-year-old James J. Wigen of Vancouver. The medical examiner’s office investigation found he died after... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworksDid you take the weekend off? Catch up with these stories. Sunshine tries to b
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworks
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Did you take the weekend off? Catch up with these stories. Sunshine tries to break through the hazy skies above the Academy in downtown Vancouver on Saturday afternoon. Smoke from Central Washington wildfires drifted west into the... Read more
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The Columbian
New Vansterdam sharpens security measuresWhen New Vansterdam opened in the Vancouver Heights neighborhood, nearby reside
New Vansterdam sharpens security measures
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
When New Vansterdam opened in the Vancouver Heights neighborhood, nearby residents were concerned there would be an increase in crime. To quell people's fears and protect the cash and products, the store owners upped security. "People thought 'OK,... Read more
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The Columbian
Is marijuana dragging us down?When recreational marijuana was legalized, Washington entered the unknown, trig
Is marijuana dragging us down?
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
When recreational marijuana was legalized, Washington entered the unknown, triggering questions — and predictions — about what might happen. Would drug dealers hang around the pot shops? Would it bring riffraff into the neighborhood and make shops... Read more
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The Columbian
Corrections deputies cleared in jail homicideCorrections deputies acted lawfully when they were involved in a March 20 strug
Corrections deputies cleared in jail homicide
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
Corrections deputies acted lawfully when they were involved in a March 20 struggle with a jail inmate who later died, according to a written finding by Clark County Prosecuting Attorney Tony Golik. "The actions of the involved deputies were clearly... Read more
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The Columbian
Police respond to domestic disturbance callMultiple officers responded Friday to a domestic dispute call at an apartment c
Police respond to domestic disturbance call
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
Multiple officers responded Friday to a domestic dispute call at an apartment complex near Northeast 42nd Street and Northeast Andresen Road, where a neighbor produced a gun while checking if everything was OK, frightening a second... Read more
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The Columbian
Robbery, brandishing of knife alleged in caseA 20-year-old man who allegedly robbed a group of males at knifepoint Thursday
Robbery, brandishing of knife alleged in case
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
A 20-year-old man who allegedly robbed a group of males at knifepoint Thursday made a first appearance in Clark County Superior Court on Friday. Anderson L. Duarte-Paz of Vancouver appeared on suspicion of first-degree robbery and second-degree... Read more
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The Columbian
Officer fired round in confrontation with armed manA Vancouver police officer also fired her weapon in an incident Thursday mornin
Officer fired round in confrontation with armed man
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
A Vancouver police officer also fired her weapon in an incident Thursday morning where an armed man confronted by police shot and killed himself, according to the department. Cpl. Holly Musser is on paid administrative leave while the Clark County... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Officials take a lenient approach to homeless people who call Stanley Park homeIt’s polite to call ahead before dropping in on someone’s home, but that courte
Officials take a lenient approach to homeless people who call Stanley Park home
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
It’s polite to call ahead before dropping in on someone’s home, but that courtesy isn’t really possible with the makeshift residence deep inside Stanley Park. So park ranger Chad Cowles calls out, asking if “Chris” is up for a chat with a Globe and... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Vancouver Police K-9 helps arrest suspect.A robber who was armed with a knife was taken down by a Vancouver Police K-9 Th
Vancouver Police K-9 helps arrest suspect.
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 6 days ago
A robber who was armed with a knife was taken down by a Vancouver Police K-9 Thursday night. The victim says he was with a group of friends hanging out when a man approached him and grabbed his Bose speaker. When the victim confronted him, Police... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Residents: Vancouver neighborhood overrun by homeless campersResidents of a neighborhood near downtown Vancouver are fed up with what they c
Residents: Vancouver neighborhood overrun by homeless campers
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
Residents of a neighborhood near downtown Vancouver are fed up with what they call a growing population of homeless campers, who have brought with them increased crime and drug use. Joe Lawson, who has lived near West 12th and Jefferson Street for... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink boardThe province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Pol
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink board
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
The province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Police chief to the TransLink Board. On Thursday, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender announced Murray Dinwoodie and Jim Chu had been... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink boardThe province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Pol
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink board
Peace Arch News / Posted 7 days ago
The province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Police chief to the TransLink Board. On Thursday, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender announced Murray Dinwoodie and Jim Chu had been... Read more
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Langley Times
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink boardThe province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Pol
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink board
Langley Times / Posted 7 days ago
The province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Police chief to the TransLink Board. On Thursday, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender announced Murray Dinwoodie and Jim Chu had been... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink boardThe province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Pol
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink board
Maple Ridge News / Posted 7 days ago
The province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Police chief to the TransLink Board. On Thursday, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender announced Murray Dinwoodie and Jim Chu had been... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink boardThe province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Pol
Ex-Surrey city manager named to TransLink board
Surrey Leader / Posted 7 days ago
The province has appointed a former Surrey city manager and an ex-Vancouver Police chief to the TransLink Board. On Thursday, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Peter Fassbender announced Murray Dinwoodie and Jim Chu had been... Read more
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The Columbian
Suspect in custody after shots fired in East VancouverShots were reportedly fired in East Vancouver about 10:50 a.m. today, where pol
Suspect in custody after shots fired in East Vancouver
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
Shots were reportedly fired in East Vancouver about 10:50 a.m. today, where police had confronted an armed suspect. Someone, apparently a suspect, has been wounded and police have called for medical attention, according to emergency radio traffic... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Vancouver PD engaged in shooting while attempting to take man into custodyVancouver Police are on the scene of a shooting on the east side of the city.
Vancouver PD engaged in shooting while attempting to take man into custody
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
Vancouver Police are on the scene of a shooting on the east side of the city. The incident is happened near Southeast 1st Street and 162nd Avenue, where officers were attempting to take an armed man into custody. According to police spokesperson... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Raided pot shops may be denied licence under Vancouver’s new rulesVancouver dispensaries that have been raided by police for allegedly selling ca
Raided pot shops may be denied licence under Vancouver’s new rules
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Vancouver dispensaries that have been raided by police for allegedly selling cannabis to teens or being linked to gangs such as the Hells Angels have a slim chance of securing approval under the city’s new licensing regime, says a councillor who was... Read more
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The Columbian
Scammers pretend to be Vancouver policeScammers are using the Vancouver Police Department's phone number to trick peop
Scammers pretend to be Vancouver police
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Scammers are using the Vancouver Police Department's phone number to trick people into thinking they're getting phone calls from the police. They then try to solicit personal information to levy fake fines, a spokeswoman said. Kim Kapp said the... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police, sheriff's office offer parking lots for online dealsThe Vancouver Police Department and Clark County Sheriff's Office will offer th
Vancouver police, sheriff's office offer parking lots for online deals
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
The Vancouver Police Department and Clark County Sheriff's Office will offer their parking lots as safe places for people to meet and complete transactions started online on sites such as Craigslist. The Safe Exchange Zones, as they're called, are... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver men seen dealing drugs sentenced to prisonTwo Vancouver men arrested last year with large amounts of methamphetmine and h
Vancouver men seen dealing drugs sentenced to prison
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Two Vancouver men arrested last year with large amounts of methamphetmine and heroin were sentenced to prison Monday, following an investigation where officers found cash, firearms and four pounds of methamphetamine in one storage locker. A U.S.... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver man who ordered assaults gets jail timeA Vancouver man who tried to hire someone to attack two Westfield Vancouver mal
Vancouver man who ordered assaults gets jail time
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
A Vancouver man who tried to hire someone to attack two Westfield Vancouver mall employees will serve more than 6 months in jail. Judge Scott Collier verbally sentenced Alan D. Dietchweiler, 59, to 202 days in jail, though delayed filing the... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Vancouver police parking lots safe places for online buysFive police parking lots in Vancouver and Clark County are now available as saf
Vancouver police parking lots safe places for online buys
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 10 days ago
Five police parking lots in Vancouver and Clark County are now available as safe places where people making online purchases can meet potential buyers or sellers. The Vancouver Police Department says it has designated three parking lots as "safe... Read more
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The Columbian
Three Vancouver businesses burglarized overnightThree businesses on Southeast 164th Avenue were burglarized overnight, Vancouve
Three Vancouver businesses burglarized overnight
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Three businesses on Southeast 164th Avenue were burglarized overnight, Vancouver Police Department spokeswoman Kim Kapp said. Employees at the businesses, two nail salons and one restaurant, reported the burglaries Monday morning when they found the... Read more
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KATU Portland
Vancouver, Clark Co. to offer "Safe Exchange Zones" for online purchasesVANCOUVER, Wash. -- Online purchasing is about to become a little safer, thanks
Vancouver, Clark Co. to offer "Safe Exchange Zones" for online purchases
KATU Portland / Posted 10 days ago
VANCOUVER, Wash. -- Online purchasing is about to become a little safer, thanks to Vancouver Police Department and Clark County Sheriff's Office "Safe Exchange Zone." The five exchange zones are a place where individuals selling and buying items... Read more
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The Columbian
Police and fire officials investigate apparent arson of 2 vehiclesVancouver Police Arson Unit and the Vancouver Fire Marshal's Office are investi
Police and fire officials investigate apparent arson of 2 vehicles
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Vancouver Police Arson Unit and the Vancouver Fire Marshal's Office are investigating after two cars were engulfed in flames early Sunday morning. Several people called 911 at about 4 a.m. Sunday after hearing an explosion and seeing a vehicle on... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Vancouver police parking lots safe places for online buysVANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Five police parking lots in Vancouver and Clark County
Vancouver police parking lots safe places for online buys
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Five police parking lots in Vancouver and Clark County are now available as safe places where people making online purchases can meet potential buyers or sellers. The Vancouver Police Department says it has designated three... Read more
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Officer.com
Wash. PD Strives for Diversity, Not AnimosityVancouver Police Lt. Scott Creager has spent many evenings this year watching n
Wash. PD Strives for Diversity, Not Animosity
Officer.com / Posted 10 days ago
Vancouver Police Lt. Scott Creager has spent many evenings this year watching news reports of police shooting people of color, citizens killing lawmen and citywide riots. He said that something similar could just as easily happen in Vancouver. He... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Police diversity, political predictions, fair funIf you were away for the weekend, catch up with these stories. Sgt. Dave Hende
Morning Press: Police diversity, political predictions, fair fun
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
If you were away for the weekend, catch up with these stories. Sgt. Dave Henderson speaks with Frankie Cordova about job opportunities at Vancouver Police Department at a recent Hispanic Job Fair in Portland. Henderson is in charge of the agency's... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver police strive for diversity, not for animosityVancouver Police Lt. Scott Creager has spent many evenings this year watching n
Vancouver police strive for diversity, not for animosity
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Vancouver Police Lt. Scott Creager has spent many evenings this year watching news reports of police shooting people of color, citizens killing lawmen and citywide riots. He said that something similar could just as easily happen in Vancouver. He... Read more
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The Columbian
Three held in probe of car prowls, burglariesPolice have made three arrests in a string of vehicle prowls and burglaries hit
Three held in probe of car prowls, burglaries
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Police have made three arrests in a string of vehicle prowls and burglaries hitting east Vancouver and the west side of Prune Hill in Camas. The suspects, all Vancouver residents, are allegedly connected to more than 50 cases of vehicle prowls,... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas police arrest three suspects in rash of vehicle prowlsPolice have made three arrests in a string of vehicle prowls and burglaries hit
Camas police arrest three suspects in rash of vehicle prowls
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Police have made three arrests in a string of vehicle prowls and burglaries hitting east Vancouver and the west side of Prune Hill in Camas. The suspects, all of whom live in Vancouver, are allegedly connected to more than 50 cases of vehicle... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Camas PD arrest three Vancouver residents for vehicle prowl, identity theft casesThe Camas Police Department, working with the Vancouver Police Department's Nei
Camas PD arrest three Vancouver residents for vehicle prowl, identity theft cases
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
The Camas Police Department, working with the Vancouver Police Department's Neighborhood Response Team, have arrested three suspects in connections to a string of crimes the left 50 people the victim of vehicle prowl, burglary and identity... Read more
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