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Vancouver News

Disturbing fun park assault

Disturbing fun park assault

Abbotsford Oct 16, 2015 / 4:57 pm

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a disturbing sexual assault that happened almost a year ago. A 24-year-old woman was...

Apartment fire suspicious

Apartment fire suspicious

Richmond Oct 16, 2015 / 11:59 am

UPDATE: noon Richmond RCMP are deeming an early morning apartment fire suspicious. More than 20 people were evacuated from their homes on Bennett Road because...

More street gunfire

More street gunfire

Surrey Oct 16, 2015 / 6:19 am

Another incident of gunfire between two vehicles has been reported in Surrey. Shortly after 9 p.m., Thursday, Surrey RCMP received several reports of shots...

Teen struck, critical

Teen struck, critical

Coquitlam Oct 16, 2015 / 6:08 am

A teenager is in critical condition after she was struck by a vehicle in Coquitlam. RCMP say the 16 year old was crossing the street about 6 p.m. to catch a bus...

Shooting suspect nabbed

Shooting suspect nabbed

Surrey Oct 15, 2015 / 4:52 pm

One of two suspects wanted after a shooting near a Surrey elementary school has been arrested. A 22-year-old man was injured when shots were fired near...

UBC chair quits amid probe

UBC chair quits amid probe

Vancouver Oct 15, 2015 / 4:46 pm

A senior official at the University of British Columbia has stepped down after a retired judge found the institution failed to protect a professor's...

Still confident in LNG

Still confident in LNG

Vancouver Oct 14, 2015 / 2:50 pm

Premier Christy Clark is defending her optimism over British Columbia's fledgling liquefied natural gas industry, despite growing First Nations protests and...

Invasion attempt on camera

Invasion attempt on camera

Richmond Oct 14, 2015 / 12:12 pm

RCMP in Richmond hope the release of surveillance images will produce tips that could lead them to four suspected home invaders. Mounties say the images were...

Fencing operation busted

Fencing operation busted

Surrey Oct 14, 2015 / 11:55 am

Police in Vancouver and Surrey combined resources to break up a sophisticated theft operation they say was responsible for hundreds of crimes a month. Vancouver...

Fire lawsuit ignites

Fire lawsuit ignites

New Westminster Oct 14, 2015 / 6:25 am

Legal action has been launched against a roofing firm after a massive fire destroyed a historic block of businesses in New Westminster. The Oct. 10, 2013, fire...

Rifle found near daycare

Rifle found near daycare

Port Moody Oct 13, 2015 / 10:07 pm

Police are investigating the discovery of an assault rifle only steps away from a Port Moody daycare. The weapon was discovered in a nearby park, near the old...

Child killer's fate in court

Child killer's fate in court

New Westminster Oct 13, 2015 / 5:32 am

Crown prosecutors will be in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster today, seeking to apply a new law on a mentally ill father who killed his three young...

Airport drone warning

Airport drone warning

Vancouver Oct 13, 2015 / 5:00 am

Officials at Vancouver International Airport have issued a warning about drone safety after one was spotted flying near YVR's north runway on Sunday. No...

Workers dodge truck crash

Workers dodge truck crash

Surrey Oct 12, 2015 / 10:19 pm

Two workers have plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. The two men narrowly escaped when an out-of-control truck crashed through the wall of a house they...

A hurdle to rape justice

A hurdle to rape justice

Vancouver Oct 12, 2015 / 7:13 am

When Susan Chapelle awoke in a stranger's home, her head pounding and her clothes on backwards, she didn't even consider reporting her rape. Chapelle...

A year without answers

A year without answers

Vancouver Oct 12, 2015 / 7:07 am

A year after a British Columbia man was shot by police on Thanksgiving, his family is still waiting to find out what exactly happened. Peter de Groot was killed...

Biohackers' quest to be best

Biohackers' quest to be best

Vancouver Oct 11, 2015 / 7:03 am

There's no visible lump, but Nikolas Badminton has a microchip the size of two grains of rice implanted between his left thumb and index finger. Scan his...

Get on the bus and vote

Get on the bus and vote

Vancouver Oct 10, 2015 / 9:50 am

A number of Vancouver artists are doing their best to get young people to the polls this election, even if it means busing them there themselves. The event,...

Suspicious house fire

Suspicious house fire

Surrey Oct 10, 2015 / 6:53 am

Police and firefighters responded to a suspicious house fire early this morning in Surrey. The blaze broke out about 1 a.m. on the 11400 block of 142nd Street. ...

Bear-hunt apology sought

Bear-hunt apology sought

Vancouver Oct 9, 2015 / 1:16 pm

A British Columbia group against trophy hunting is hoping the case of an NHL player charged with killing a grizzly bear becomes a rallying cry to protect the...