Victoria Police Department

VicPD seiz a fake gun after an incident in the early hours of Friday morning. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria police seize fake gun, no arrests made

Police respond to gun calls in early hours of Friday morning

VicPD seiz a fake gun after an incident in the early hours of Friday morning. (Black Press Media file photo)
While announcing a series of motions addressing diversity and racism, the Victoria Police Department and the Victoria and Esquimalt Police Board say they are willing to engage and “difficult and uncomfortable conversations” necessary in order to learn what is needed to ensure all community members feel safe. (Black Press Media file photo)

Police board requests racial, gender analysis of Victoria police force

Board’s motion one of many working to address racism, discrimination in policing

While announcing a series of motions addressing diversity and racism, the Victoria Police Department and the Victoria and Esquimalt Police Board say they are willing to engage and “difficult and uncomfortable conversations” necessary in order to learn what is needed to ensure all community members feel safe. (Black Press Media file photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police located missing woman Jennifer Daughinee-Mendelson. (Victoria Police hand out)

UPDATED: High-risk woman found safe

Police asked for the public’s help in locating 22-year-old woman

Victoria police located missing woman Jennifer Daughinee-Mendelson. (Victoria Police hand out)
A photograph taken by Victoria police shows the stolen property that was seized from a business in the 400-block of Gorge Road East. (VicPD)

Victoria police arrest two people during ‘tweet-a-long’ Strike Force operation

VicPD offering ‘behind the scenes’ look at the operation

A photograph taken by Victoria police shows the stolen property that was seized from a business in the 400-block of Gorge Road East. (VicPD)
Police are looking for a man involved in an assault in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue on June 1. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria police searching for suspect after baseball bat assault

Man assaulted in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue

Police are looking for a man involved in an assault in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue on June 1. (Black Press Media file photo)
A double stabbing in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue Thursday night sent two men to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)

One in custody after two men stabbed in Victoria

Police arrest suspect morning after stabbings on Pandora Avenue

A double stabbing in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue Thursday night sent two men to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)
Sounds distorting pedals and other music devices were found in a stolen vehicle by VicPD, now they’re looking for the owner. (Provided by VicPD)
Sounds distorting pedals and other music devices were found in a stolen vehicle by VicPD, now they’re looking for the owner. (Provided by VicPD)
Victoria Police Department traffic officers discovered firearms, drugs and a case full of weapons during a traffic stop on Gorge Road East the morning of May 26. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Victoria Police Department traffic officers discovered firearms, drugs and a case full of weapons during a traffic stop on Gorge Road East the morning of May 26. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Michael Friesen was arrested by VicPD patrol officers on the evening of May 26. (Courtesy of VicPD)

Victoria Police arrest man wanted for fraud offences

Michael Friesen arrested on Johnson Street

Michael Friesen was arrested by VicPD patrol officers on the evening of May 26. (Courtesy of VicPD)
One man is in custody after reports of shots fired along 1200-block of Yates Street on Sunday morning. Victoria Police Department say there are no injuries. (Black Press Meda file photo)

Shot fired through young family’s home in Victoria, man in custody

No injuries reported from incident in 1200-block of Yates Street

One man is in custody after reports of shots fired along 1200-block of Yates Street on Sunday morning. Victoria Police Department say there are no injuries. (Black Press Meda file photo)
The Victoria Police Department has relaunched an app to help the public stay connected in case of an emergency. (VicPD handout)

Victoria Police Department revamps app to help public stay connected in case of emergency

VicPD Connect provides push notifications in case of public emergency, high-risk missing person

The Victoria Police Department has relaunched an app to help the public stay connected in case of an emergency. (VicPD handout)
Const. Cam MacIntyre reminds drivers that school zones are back in effect. (Courtesy of VicPD)

School zones back in effect across Victoria

VicPD warns penalties, fines up to $253 will be issued to speeders

Const. Cam MacIntyre reminds drivers that school zones are back in effect. (Courtesy of VicPD)
The Victoria Police Department is offering Victoria and Esquimalt residents a new online system to allow easier access to police information checks. (Black Press Media file photo)

Residents of Victoria, Esquimalt can now get police checks online

VicPD offers new system for residents to use from their own home

The Victoria Police Department is offering Victoria and Esquimalt residents a new online system to allow easier access to police information checks. (Black Press Media file photo)
A Victoria police officer has filed a petition to the courts asking a judge to quash the order for a public hearing into sexual misconduct allegations. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

Victoria police officer accused of sexual misconduct petitions court to quash public hearing

Complaint dates back to May of 2018, while the officer was off duty in Vancouver for stag party

A Victoria police officer has filed a petition to the courts asking a judge to quash the order for a public hearing into sexual misconduct allegations. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
The Victoria Police Department is investigating a stabbing that sent one man to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)

One man in hospital with life-threatening injuries after stabbing

No arrests have been made after Thursday night incident in Victoria

The Victoria Police Department is investigating a stabbing that sent one man to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)
A former VicPD officer has asked the police watchdog for a review of his dismissal. (File Photo)

Fired Victoria police officer seeks review of dismissal

Officer fired after snow shoveling incident in 2019

A former VicPD officer has asked the police watchdog for a review of his dismissal. (File Photo)

UPDATED: VicPD reports missing 64-year-old man located

Landeau is Caucasian, approximately six feet tall, with a slim build, grey hair and a beard

The Victoria Police Department has responded to 567 per cent more business break and enters between March 15 and May 2, 2020 than during the same time period in 2019. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

Business break and enters up 567 per cent during pandemic: Victoria police

Sexual assaults, impaired driving reports decreased

The Victoria Police Department has responded to 567 per cent more business break and enters between March 15 and May 2, 2020 than during the same time period in 2019. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
Victoria police are searching for two suspects after seizing multi-coloured drugs, cash, firearms and stolen items from a a unit on the 3200 block of Quadra Street. (File contributed/VicPD)

Victoria police seize colourful drugs, cash, guns, stolen items from Quadra residence

Search is on for Victoria man and woman in relation to the crimes

Victoria police are searching for two suspects after seizing multi-coloured drugs, cash, firearms and stolen items from a a unit on the 3200 block of Quadra Street. (File contributed/VicPD)