Oak Bay Police Department

Oak Bay police arrest one of two suspects after resident held at gunpoint

Oak Bay police arrest one of two suspects after resident held at gunpoint

Police expect second arrest ‘in the very near future’ after armed robbery

Oak Bay police arrest one of two suspects after resident held at gunpoint
Police seek person of interest seen at UVic bus stop

Police seek person of interest seen at UVic bus stop

Photo of male at UVic released to public

Police seek person of interest seen at UVic bus stop
Oak Bay Police are asking the public for help in finding a woman who was caught on video breaking into a senior’s home (Twitter/Oak Bay Police)

Woman breaks into napping Oak Bay senior’s home

Oak Bay Police are looking for information on a March 7 break and enter

Oak Bay Police are asking the public for help in finding a woman who was caught on video breaking into a senior’s home (Twitter/Oak Bay Police)
An Oak Bay police vehicle, pictured Jan. 10. (Jesse Laufer / News Staff)

Oak Bay Police seek unlocked truck stolen overnight

White Toyota Highlander (licence plate FF6 77E) stolen after spare key left inside

An Oak Bay police vehicle, pictured Jan. 10. (Jesse Laufer / News Staff)
Howie Allan (left) shakes hands with Sgt. Davinder Dalep of the Oak Bay Police Department after dropping off dozens of stuffed animals for police to give to kids (File contributed/ Howie Allan)

Victoria Facebook community collects toys for police to give to kids

First responders often give toys to kids in high-stress situations

Howie Allan (left) shakes hands with Sgt. Davinder Dalep of the Oak Bay Police Department after dropping off dozens of stuffed animals for police to give to kids (File contributed/ Howie Allan)
Oak Bay Police officers frequently conduct speed enforcement in local school zones. (Flavio Nienow/News staff)

Homes in Oak Bay evacuated after car crashes into natural gas line

Fire department evacuated residents for several hours Nov. 22

Oak Bay Police officers frequently conduct speed enforcement in local school zones. (Flavio Nienow/News staff)
The 2017/2018 Annual Report released Tuesday by the Office of the Police Complaint Commissioner shows that Oak Bay had two substantiated allegations against officers, both cases being investigations ordered by the Oak Bay Police Department. (Oak Bay News file photo)

Oak Bay police officer retires before being fired for hiring sex trade worker, watchdog says

Police chief says officer retired prior to the conclusion of the investigations

The 2017/2018 Annual Report released Tuesday by the Office of the Police Complaint Commissioner shows that Oak Bay had two substantiated allegations against officers, both cases being investigations ordered by the Oak Bay Police Department. (Oak Bay News file photo)
Oak Bay cops tackle tough subjects with Twitter humour

Oak Bay cops tackle tough subjects with Twitter humour

Chief Constable Andy Brinton says that’s a way to keep the audience engaged

  • Oct 26, 2018
Oak Bay cops tackle tough subjects with Twitter humour
Police briefs: Naloxone at hand saves in overdose situation

Police briefs: Naloxone at hand saves in overdose situation

Candy caper, bikes swiped, thefts from vehicles continue

  • Oct 9, 2018
Police briefs: Naloxone at hand saves in overdose situation
Police on scene near Allenby and Foul Bay roads where a pedestrian was hit by a car Friday morning around 8:20 a.m.. (Keri Coles/News Staff)

Pedestrian struck in Saanich rushed to hospital with head injuries

Oak Bay Police Department currently holding the scene at Allenby and Foul Bay

Police on scene near Allenby and Foul Bay roads where a pedestrian was hit by a car Friday morning around 8:20 a.m.. (Keri Coles/News Staff)
Sgt. Mike Martin, far right, with the trophy Team Oak Bay earned over the Oak Bay High team in the inaugural Challenge Cup this spring. The second game shifts to fall, when students in the region are focused on cancer fundraisers with Tour de Rock and Terry Fox run.. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)

Oak Bay cop looks to build community legacy with hockey game

The Dan Mclean Challenge Cup hockey game is Sept. 27, 1:30 p.m. at Oak Bay Recreation Centre

Sgt. Mike Martin, far right, with the trophy Team Oak Bay earned over the Oak Bay High team in the inaugural Challenge Cup this spring. The second game shifts to fall, when students in the region are focused on cancer fundraisers with Tour de Rock and Terry Fox run.. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)
(Oak Bay Police Department handout)

Thieves try to take copper pipe from Oak Bay parking lot

Hardware, exacto knife under forensic scrutiny

(Oak Bay Police Department handout)
Oak Bay police build youth confidence with bike donation
Oak Bay police build youth confidence with bike donation
Police seek vehicle after early morning carjacking in Oak Bay

Police seek vehicle after early morning carjacking in Oak Bay

Stolen car is a 1999 Oldsmobile Alero, license plate FL307T

Police seek vehicle after early morning carjacking in Oak Bay
The Oak Bay Police Department is investigating a series of fires on Frederick Norris Road. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)

Oak Bay police have ‘significant lead’ in three suspicious fires

Oak Bay police are investigating after three fires in three days –…

The Oak Bay Police Department is investigating a series of fires on Frederick Norris Road. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)
Stolen West Shore vehicle found in ocean off Oak Bay

Stolen West Shore vehicle found in ocean off Oak Bay

SUV was submerged 90 feet from shore at Cattle Point

Stolen West Shore vehicle found in ocean off Oak Bay
Father and son police the waters off Oak Bay

Father and son police the waters off Oak Bay

RCMP routinely work with local policing agencies to patrol south Island waters

Father and son police the waters off Oak Bay
Pointing a laser at an aircraft is illegal and a criminal offence. (File photo)

Helijet helicopter gets hit by laser

Laser pointing at aircraft is a criminal offence and could come with $100,000 fines and 5 yrs prison

Pointing a laser at an aircraft is illegal and a criminal offence. (File photo)
Oak Bay Police Department Deputy Chief Ray Bernoties stops traffic on Beach Drive. He issued a ‘pace car’ challenge to residents on Facebook last week. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)

Oak Bay officer issues speed challenge on social media

Last year there were 122 car crashes in Oak Bay, 28 with injuries, and seven pedestrians hit

Oak Bay Police Department Deputy Chief Ray Bernoties stops traffic on Beach Drive. He issued a ‘pace car’ challenge to residents on Facebook last week. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)
Police ticket driver after van found perched on logs near Esplanade in Oak Bay

Police ticket driver after van found perched on logs near Esplanade in Oak Bay

Ticket issued for Drive Without Consideration with a fine of $196

  • Jan 15, 2018
Police ticket driver after van found perched on logs near Esplanade in Oak Bay