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Vancouver News Jan 21 to 27, 2018

Boy's death preventable?

Jan 27, 2018 / 1:38 pm

UPDATE: 1:38 p.m. The family of a young B.C. boy who died hours after he was released from hospital are holding a celebration of life on Sunday. The Losse...

Man killed in street fight

Jan 27, 2018 / 11:25 am

A man is dead following a street fight in Vancouver. Vancouver Police homicide investigators are looking for witnesses to the early morning Granville Street...

Beer truck stolen

Jan 26, 2018 / 4:40 pm

Police in Delta, B.C., are investigating the theft of a trailer full of nearly 2,600 cases of Coors Light beer. The Delta Police Department says in a release...

Clark pokes BC boy's club

Jan 26, 2018 / 11:42 am

Former British Columbia premier Christy Clark has weighed in on the discussion around sexual misconduct in Canadian politics, saying she saw plenty of...

A life of pie: BC baker tops

Jan 26, 2018 / 7:01 am

Jessica Clark-Bojin remembers at one time having a reputation for her lack of cooking skills. "I couldn't crack an egg. I was shooed out at family...

Bodies inside burned home

Jan 25, 2018 / 6:40 pm

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team is examining a fire scene in Surrey after two bodies were found inside a burned home. Emergency crews were called to...

Gangster charged in deaths

Jan 25, 2018 / 5:45 pm

A high-ranking Hells Angel who survived a high-profile 2011 gang shooting in Kelowna has been arrested and charged with two counts of conspiracy to commit the...

Avro alert: new cop in sky

Jan 25, 2018 / 2:49 pm

There's a new transit cop in the sky. TransLink has unleashed a team of peregrine falcons to scare off the pigeons. Pigeons may seem harmless but their...

Murder described religiously

Jan 25, 2018 / 10:10 am

One of the young men convicted in the 2015 killing of Luka Gordic described the moment he stabbed the 19-year-old victim as a religious experience. After years...

Missing woman feared dead

Jan 25, 2018 / 8:25 am

Police in Vancouver spent hours searching an east-side home Wednesday night, looking for clues that could help them find a woman who has been missing for two...

Man dies at trampoline park

Jan 24, 2018 / 2:33 pm

A 46-year-old man is dead after an incident at a private leisure facility in Richmond on Jan. 20. RCMP responded to the location, which Richmond News reports is...

Deadly Richmond collision

Jan 24, 2018 / 1:43 pm

An 81-year-old woman is dead after a serious pedestrian collision in Richmond on Tuesday. Richmond RCMP responded to the area around No. 1 Road and Tucker Road...

Police seize several firearms

Jan 24, 2018 / 10:07 am

A 56-year-old Surrey man is facing numerous weapons charges after firing a gun in his apartment. Cpl. Scotty Schumann said on Dec. 18, 2017 at 4 a.m., officers...

Hit-and-run driver sought

Jan 24, 2018 / 10:03 am

A hit-and-run incident in Delta has left a pedestrian in hospital and police searching for information. On 12th Avenue near 56th Street Tuesday night a woman...

Adult sentencing sought

Jan 24, 2018 / 9:53 am

A Vancouver judge will decide today whether three youths convicted in the killing of 19-year-old Luka Gordic should be sentenced as adults. The men were all 17...

Pizza guy snacks on order

Jan 24, 2018 / 8:15 am

The Dominos are falling this morning after a pizza delivery driver was caught on tape eating the pepperonis off a pizza while on the way up in a Surrey...

Pop-up pot shop shutdown!

Jan 24, 2018 / 6:43 am

Vancouver police say they are putting an end to an open-air marijuana market that sprung up and grew in a busy downtown plaza, fuelling concern among residents....

Porta-potties lit on fire

Jan 23, 2018 / 8:26 pm

Police in Vancouver are investigating several cases of porta-potties being set on fire intentionally in the city's downtown. Seven of the portable restrooms...

Tempers flare in Libs debate

Jan 23, 2018 / 8:16 pm

Tempers flared at the B.C. Liberal leadership debate in Vancouver as veterans butted heads over the future of the party with newer faces calling for change....

Railyard fire investigated

Jan 23, 2018 / 1:33 pm

Investigators with the Coquitlam RCMP and Canadian Pacific police and working together to determine what caused a collision between a tanker truck and a train...

Charges in pot market bust

Jan 23, 2018 / 11:54 am

A raid on an illegal open-air marijuana market in Vancouver has resulted in four arrests, with a fifth expected soon. Eleven criminal charges have been...

Tsunami facts in Canada

Jan 23, 2018 / 7:05 am

Some residents along British Columbia's coastline were woken by tsunami warning sirens early Tuesday morning shortly after an earthquake struck off the...

Fire allowed to burn out

Jan 22, 2018 / 9:45 pm

UPDATE: 1:05 p.m. A spectacular explosion and fire, fuelled by ethanol, has been allowed to burn out in Port Coquitlam, B.C. The crash between the double tanker...

Pop-up pot shop crackdown

Jan 22, 2018 / 4:24 pm

Police appear to be cracking down on pop-up stalls selling marijuana as frustrations mount over the open air market operating in a prominent square in downtown...

Teen gunfire victim grieved

Jan 22, 2018 / 3:09 pm

The brother of an innocent teenage boy killed by a stray bullet in Vancouver says his family is still in shock and his death has left a void. Fifteen-year-old...

2nd Burnaby pedestrian hit

Jan 22, 2018 / 5:00 am

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle Saturday night in the same Cariboo Road intersection in Burnaby where a teen died Wednesday morning. Witness Jordan Copps said...

Keeping a family together

Jan 21, 2018 / 7:11 am

Ed Thompson remembers the helplessness he felt each of the thousands of times his twin daughters would turn blue and go lifeless in his arms. The young girls...