Saanich Police Department

An impaired driver involved in Quadra Street collision received a 90-day driving prohibition and 30-day vehicle impound. (Black Press Media file photo)

No one injured in Quadra Street T-bone collision involving impaired driver

Impaired driver ‘facing significant consequences,’ Saanich police say

An impaired driver involved in Quadra Street collision received a 90-day driving prohibition and 30-day vehicle impound. (Black Press Media file photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police rescue man with arm caught in donation bin

Many in search of clean clothing as pandemic closes shelters, thrift stores

(Black Press Media file photo)
A rural Saanich driver collided with a telephone pole in the 5900-block of Oldfield Road on Sunday evening. (Google Street View)

Driver ‘sheered telephone pole in half’ in rural Saanich crash, escapes with minor injuries

Police say it’s a ‘miracle’ the driver’s injuries weren’t more serious

A rural Saanich driver collided with a telephone pole in the 5900-block of Oldfield Road on Sunday evening. (Google Street View)
Saanich police respond to calls about a group using the Cedar Hill Golf Course despite the facility being shut down since March due to the pandemic. (Black Press Media file photo)

Group reported sneaking onto closed Saanich golf course to hit balls

Cedar Hill Golf Course shuttered indefinitely since March due to the pandemic

Saanich police respond to calls about a group using the Cedar Hill Golf Course despite the facility being shut down since March due to the pandemic. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police search Shelbourne Street residence and charge two men in relation to various crimes. (Black Press Media file photo)

Two men charged in relation to a Saanich break-and-enter, thefts under $5,000

Saanich police report a recent spike in property-related crime

Saanich police search Shelbourne Street residence and charge two men in relation to various crimes. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich emergency crews are responding to a multi-vehicle collision at the intersection of McKenzie Avenue and Burnside Road West. (Google Maps)

UPDATED: No injuries in three-car collision at McKenzie Avenue, Burnside Road West

‘Rear-ender’ incident involved a semi-truck, Saanich firefighter says

Saanich emergency crews are responding to a multi-vehicle collision at the intersection of McKenzie Avenue and Burnside Road West. (Google Maps)
Saanich police arrest suspect accused of robbing a gardening store. (Saanich Police Department/Twitter)

Saanich police arrest gardener with stolen supplies, plants

Suspect pushing cart full of supplies away from closed gardening store

Saanich police arrest suspect accused of robbing a gardening store. (Saanich Police Department/Twitter)
Police are searching for the suspect in a break-and-enter robbery at the Blackapple Cellular kiosk at Uptown Shopping Centre. (Photo courtesy of the Saanich Police Department)
Police are searching for the suspect in a break-and-enter robbery at the Blackapple Cellular kiosk at Uptown Shopping Centre. (Photo courtesy of the Saanich Police Department)
An unoccupied truck rolled into a Saanich home on Monday. (File contributed/ Saanich Police Department)

Truck rolls into Saanich family’s home

An unoccupied truck collided with a house after it was struck by another vehicle

An unoccupied truck rolled into a Saanich home on Monday. (File contributed/ Saanich Police Department)
The Saanich Police Association’s kindness project recognizes all essential workers serving the community during the pandemic. (Photo courtesy Aaron Thompson)

Saanich police kindness squad recognizes essential workers with thank you cards, gifts

McDonald’s drive-thru employees, bus drivers among those already thanked

The Saanich Police Association’s kindness project recognizes all essential workers serving the community during the pandemic. (Photo courtesy Aaron Thompson)
Sixteen Saanich drivers were pulled over for excessing speeding between March 7 and April 7. (Saanich Police Department/Twitter)

Saanich police pull over 16 drivers over for excessive speeding over the last 30 days

Police implore drivers to be cautious, avoid risks to themselves and others

Sixteen Saanich drivers were pulled over for excessing speeding between March 7 and April 7. (Saanich Police Department/Twitter)
Saanich police are searching for the suspect in a robbery at a 7-11 in the early hours of April 9. (Saanich Police Department)
Saanich police are searching for the suspect in a robbery at a 7-11 in the early hours of April 9. (Saanich Police Department)
(Google Maps)

Bag containing meat, sewing needles found by dog owner in Cordova Bay

Saanich police don’t believe it’s a trend

(Google Maps)
(C.J. Boucher/Pexels)

COVID-19: Saanich police respond to calls about skatepark gathering, group volleyball game

‘Some people are still not taking this seriously,’ officer says

(C.J. Boucher/Pexels)
Saanich police stop three impaired drivers between March 27 and 29. (Saanich Police Traffic Safety Unit/Twitter)

Three impaired drivers stopped in Saanich over one weekend

Drivers receive 90-day driving prohibition, month-long vehicle impound

Saanich police stop three impaired drivers between March 27 and 29. (Saanich Police Traffic Safety Unit/Twitter)
Saanich police have arrested a man for allegedly setting several fires on and near the Camosun College Lansdowne campus on March 30. (Photo courtesy of the Saanich Police Department)

Saanich police arrest suspect in arson spree near Camosun College Lansdowne campus

Calgary man in police custody waiting for a tele-bail hearing, constable says

Saanich police have arrested a man for allegedly setting several fires on and near the Camosun College Lansdowne campus on March 30. (Photo courtesy of the Saanich Police Department)
Saanich police are searching for the suspect in a robbery at the Lowe’s Home Improvement and Hardware store at Tillicum Centre. (Google Maps)

Thief nabs $600 worth of tools in break-and-enter at Saanich hardware store

Police department sees a spike in break-and-enters

Saanich police are searching for the suspect in a robbery at the Lowe’s Home Improvement and Hardware store at Tillicum Centre. (Google Maps)
(Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police ticket two speeders before 9 a.m., Saturday

Officers still actively enforcing road safety amid COVID-19 pandemic

(Black Press Media file photo)
Braefoot Park is managed by the District of Saanich. (Google Maps)

Police called to break up a gathering in Saanich park

Officers remind residents to heed province’s COVID-19 precautions

Braefoot Park is managed by the District of Saanich. (Google Maps)
Recycling truck fire on Saanich street leads to morning road closure

Recycling truck fire on Saanich street leads to morning road closure

Driver took ‘quick action,’ no injuries reported, firefighter says

Recycling truck fire on Saanich street leads to morning road closure
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