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Victim will never recover

Victim will never recover

Vancouver May 12, 2015 / 1:46 pm

Police say a 59-year-old man who was viciously beaten and robbed in his East Vancouver home after posting several Craigslist ads will require living assistance...

Fishing boat spills diesel

Fishing boat spills diesel

Richmond May 12, 2015 / 10:09 am

A 25-metre fishing vessel has capsized at a marina on the Fraser River, leaving an oily sheen of diesel stretching along the water. No one was aboard the ship...

Dead whale in Burrard Inlet

Dead whale in Burrard Inlet

Vancouver May 11, 2015 / 12:32 pm

UPDATE: 5 p.m. A dead whale that came into Vancouver's harbour on the bow of a cruise ship is believed to be a 15-to-20-metre male fin whale. It's not...

Body found lying in street

Body found lying in street

Abbotsford May 11, 2015 / 5:55 am

Police say a homicide investigation is underway in Abbotsford after an injured man was found lying on a street and died minutes later. Officers say a person...

Suspicious death in Surrey

Suspicious death in Surrey

Surrey May 10, 2015 / 5:39 pm

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team is on scene at a suspicious death in Surrey. One woman is dead and another injured in what is believed to be a...

Pilot killed in plane crash

Pilot killed in plane crash

Surrey May 8, 2015 / 4:55 pm

One man is dead after the plane he was piloting crashed into a field in Surrey Friday afternoon. Police say they were called to a farmer's field south of...

3 people hurt in gunfire

3 people hurt in gunfire

Surrey May 8, 2015 / 12:32 pm

Three people have been injured by gunfire in a second early-morning attack in two days in Surrey. RCMP say a man in his mid-20s was found wounded near a house...

Sex offender alert

Sex offender alert

Vancouver May 8, 2015 / 12:26 pm

Vancouver police have issued a Canada-wide warrant for a two-time sex offender who failed to return to his halfway house. Police say 46-year-old Gerald McLean...

Co-op fire displaces 25

Co-op fire displaces 25

North Vancouver May 8, 2015 / 6:31 am

A fire has displaced at least 25 tenants from a North Vancouver housing co-op. The blaze broke out on the second floor of a four-building complex on Thursday....

A mother's grief

A mother's grief

Vancouver May 7, 2015 / 11:49 am

When Zofia Cisowski immigrated to Canada she saw the RCMP as the symbol of democracy and trust, but that was destroyed in the years since officers jolted her...

Hockey dads square off

Hockey dads square off

West Vancouver May 7, 2015 / 5:00 am

An alleged scuffle between hockey parents has resulted in assault charges against a 45-year-old West Vancouver man. The charges stem from an alleged altercation...

Jail for sex-trade assaults

Jail for sex-trade assaults

Vancouver May 6, 2015 / 4:40 pm

A 46-year-old man has been sentenced to a year in jail for historic crimes against Vancouver sex-trade workers, including a teenaged girl. B.C. Supreme Court...

Are pot laws backwards?

Are pot laws backwards?

Vancouver May 6, 2015 / 4:32 pm

As the City of Victoria gets ready to debate cracking down on pot shops, former British Columbia lawmakers say the federal government is forcing cities to take...

Too good to be true

Too good to be true

Vancouver May 6, 2015 / 2:01 pm

The B.C. Securities Commission is warning potential investors about companies associated with a man who is offering economically impossible returns. The...

Pinch put on parking

Pinch put on parking

Vancouver May 5, 2015 / 7:09 pm

Are shrinking parking stalls leading to more collisions? Or are bigger cars the problem? Almost half the car crashes in B.C. happen in parking lots – and...

New murder trial ordered

New murder trial ordered

Vancouver May 5, 2015 / 3:35 pm

British Columbia's top court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted of killing two people, ruling that a judge should not have allowed a jury to watch...

Pet detective on the scent

Pet detective on the scent

Vancouver May 5, 2015 / 12:54 pm

A B.C. landlord has unleashed his inner pet detective with demands that residents who own about 30 dogs submit samples of their animal's excrement to...

Escapee on the lam

Escapee on the lam

Surrey May 5, 2015 / 11:19 am

A 43-year-old man who is the subject of a Canada-wide warrant for escaping custody is now a suspect in multiple robberies in Surrey and Langley. RCMP say Shawn...

Unlicensed dentist alert

Unlicensed dentist alert

Surrey May 4, 2015 / 12:14 pm

A health authority is warning about an unlicensed Surrey dentist whose patients may be in danger of contracting diseases such as HIV or hepatitis B and C....

Violent death in ritzy home

Violent death in ritzy home

West Vancouver May 4, 2015 / 12:01 pm

A 55-year-old man has been arrested after what police are calling a suspicious death in a West Vancouver home. Several charges are being considered, and the...

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