Saanich Police Department

Saanich Mayor Fred Haynes highlights BC Association of Police Board event at the March 9 council meeting. (Courtesy of Teale Phelps Bondaroff)

Saanich police make attempts to mend relationship with Indigenous people

Mayor Fred Haynes lauds Saanich police efforts toward Truth and Reconciliations at council meeting

  • Mar 23, 2020
Saanich Mayor Fred Haynes highlights BC Association of Police Board event at the March 9 council meeting. (Courtesy of Teale Phelps Bondaroff)
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UPDATED: Saanich police front counter now closed to public

As part of its COVID-19 pandemic plan, police encourage public to call non-emergency line

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Saanich Fire prepares protocol for COVID-19 precautions. (Facebook/Mary-lee Sampson)

Saanich Fire prepares for COVID-19

So far Saanich Fire has no shortage of staff during virus pandemic

Saanich Fire prepares protocol for COVID-19 precautions. (Facebook/Mary-lee Sampson)
Claremont Secondary students were dismissed early on Thursday following a potential threat. (Black Press Media file photo)

Claremont Secondary students dismissed early following potential threat Thursday

Principal says students alerted staff to a threatening message

Claremont Secondary students were dismissed early on Thursday following a potential threat. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police responded to a crash on Tuesday at Shelbourne Street and Cedar Hill Cross Road. (Black Press Media file photo)

Shelbourne Street crash lands driver ticket, three-months probation

No major injuries reported in Tuesday afternoon crash

Saanich police responded to a crash on Tuesday at Shelbourne Street and Cedar Hill Cross Road. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police shut down Wilkinson Road near Roy Road on Tuesday morning after a driver collided with a Telus pole and a tree. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police shut down Wilkinson Road near Roy Road on Tuesday morning after a driver collided with a Telus pole and a tree. (Black Press Media file photo)
Two men have been arrested and charged for a serious assault that killed Shawn Campbell, a Langford man, back in Sept. 2018. (GoFundMe)

Two men arrested and charged with 2018 attack that killed Langford man

Nathan Monsour, 33, and Lee Hart, 38, to make court appearance Monday

Two men have been arrested and charged for a serious assault that killed Shawn Campbell, a Langford man, back in Sept. 2018. (GoFundMe)
Saanich police are looking for a man allegedly tied to two incidents of sexual assault. (File contributed/ Saanich Police)

Saanich Police link man to two alleged sexual assaults as women leave BC Transit buses

Police are looking for information on the man, described as in his 30s

Saanich police are looking for a man allegedly tied to two incidents of sexual assault. (File contributed/ Saanich Police)
Saanich police are seeking information about a male suspect allegedly involved in a sexual assault incident that began on BC Transit bus on Thursday. (BC Transit)
Saanich police are seeking information about a male suspect allegedly involved in a sexual assault incident that began on BC Transit bus on Thursday. (BC Transit)
Drivers with a pet on their lap are at risk of receiving a $109 ticket for violating the B.C. Motor Vehicle Act. (Pikrepo)

Loose pets in the car can cost $109 fine, says Saanich cop, plus ICBC points

Unsecured pets at risk of injury, can lead to hefty fines

Drivers with a pet on their lap are at risk of receiving a $109 ticket for violating the B.C. Motor Vehicle Act. (Pikrepo)
Saanich Subway restaurant robbed at knifepoint

Saanich Subway restaurant robbed at knifepoint

Police ask witnesses to come forward

Saanich Subway restaurant robbed at knifepoint
The Maude Hunter’s liquor store on Shelbourne Street was robbed at gunpoint on Feb. 19. (Google Maps)

Thief robs Saanich liquor store at gunpoint, takes cash register

Police ask for public’s help with ongoing investigation

The Maude Hunter’s liquor store on Shelbourne Street was robbed at gunpoint on Feb. 19. (Google Maps)
Saanich police are searching for a man who allegedly stole a leather folio form the University of Victoria Bookstore. (GV Crime Stoppers/Twitter)

Saanich police search for alleged UVic Bookstore thief

Anyone who recognizes the man is asked to contact police

Saanich police are searching for a man who allegedly stole a leather folio form the University of Victoria Bookstore. (GV Crime Stoppers/Twitter)
Saanich police are hoping to help residents avoid romance scams by revealing the most common red fags. (Pixabay)

Don’t be blinded by love: Saanich police warn of online dating red flags

Canadians lost about $25 million to romance scams in 2018

Saanich police are hoping to help residents avoid romance scams by revealing the most common red fags. (Pixabay)
A Saanich resident was scammed out of $26,000 in a sweepstakes fraud. (Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich resident defrauded by sweepstake scam, loses $26,000

Police warn public to get informed, be aware of current scams

A Saanich resident was scammed out of $26,000 in a sweepstakes fraud. (Black Press Media file photo)
Police seek the rightful owner of a Pedego City Commuter e-bike stolen in July 2019. (Saanich Police Department/Twitter)

Saanich police seek owner of e-bike stolen in July 2019

The recovered Pedego City Commuter is ready to be returned

Police seek the rightful owner of a Pedego City Commuter e-bike stolen in July 2019. (Saanich Police Department/Twitter)
B.C. drivers that create unnecessary noise with their vehicle or radio can be subject to fines under the Motor Vehicle Act. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

B.C. drivers with noisy vehicles can be subject to hefty fines

Saanich Police explain the laws that limit excessive noise from vehicles

B.C. drivers that create unnecessary noise with their vehicle or radio can be subject to fines under the Motor Vehicle Act. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Island Outfitters has been emptied after a Jan. 4 fire left inventory charred and melted. (Island Outfitters/Facebook)

Saanich police say blaze at Island Outfitters was arson

Owners take to Facebook, call Jan. 4 blaze ‘devastating’

Island Outfitters has been emptied after a Jan. 4 fire left inventory charred and melted. (Island Outfitters/Facebook)
Jeff Buziak leads the annual Lindsay Buziak Walk for Justice in 2018. (Black Press Media file photo)

Jeff Buziak returns to Saanich for 10th memorial walk for murdered daughter

Saanich realtor Lindsay Buziak was stabbed to death 12 years ago

Jeff Buziak leads the annual Lindsay Buziak Walk for Justice in 2018. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police arrested a driver believed to be impaired by drugs after a crash on Craighflower Bridge on Thursday night. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police arrested a driver believed to be impaired by drugs after a crash on Craighflower Bridge on Thursday night. (Black Press Media file photo)
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