Westshore RCMP

One man has been arrested for assault with a weapon after allegedly chasing two individuals with a machete. (Black Press Media file photo)

Machete-wielding suspect arrested in Langford incident

Man allegedly threatened to cut two other individuals after chasing them

One man has been arrested for assault with a weapon after allegedly chasing two individuals with a machete. (Black Press Media file photo)
West Shore RCMP say a bystander who flagged down police after spotting a man semi-conscious in his car along Ocean Boulevard on June 5 potentially helped save his life. (Black Press Media file photo)

Bystander helps save man’s life during mental health crisis in Colwood

Police notified after man spotted semi-conscious in vehicle

West Shore RCMP say a bystander who flagged down police after spotting a man semi-conscious in his car along Ocean Boulevard on June 5 potentially helped save his life. (Black Press Media file photo)
Maggie Charlie of Songhees Naiton and Const. Cole Brewer from Lower Similkameen Indian Band reveal the 35-foot Pacific Dancer canoe for youth engagement activities. (Photo courtesy RCMP)

VIDEO: Indigenous Policing Services partners with Songhees, Esquimalt Nations to provide canoe

Pandemic safety protocols prevent planned three-day cultural camp

Maggie Charlie of Songhees Naiton and Const. Cole Brewer from Lower Similkameen Indian Band reveal the 35-foot Pacific Dancer canoe for youth engagement activities. (Photo courtesy RCMP)
A crash Saturday morning on the Trans-Canada Highway sent one man to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)

One man sent to hospital after driver falls asleep on the Trans-Canada Highway

Driver issued tickets for driving with due care and failing to produce licence

A crash Saturday morning on the Trans-Canada Highway sent one man to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. (Black Press Media file photo)
West Shore RCMP was searching for missing View Royal woman Bonnie Arsenault, who was last seen at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 21. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

West Shore RCMP finds missing View Royal woman

Bonnie Arsenault has been found

West Shore RCMP was searching for missing View Royal woman Bonnie Arsenault, who was last seen at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 21. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)
FILE PHOTO - A three-year-old boy was reunited with his family after a kind stranger called police and stayed with him after spotting him wandering in View Royal. (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck)

Stranger helps wayward three-year-old View Royal boy find family

Child wandered out of home without parents realizing

FILE PHOTO - A three-year-old boy was reunited with his family after a kind stranger called police and stayed with him after spotting him wandering in View Royal. (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck)
The West Shore RCMP has arrested a man after he allegedly spat on a Superstore employee after he was stopped for leaving the store with more than $1,100 in merchandise. (Black Press Media file photo)

Man allegedly spat on Superstore employee in Langford

Suspect stopped after attempting to leave the store with more than $1,100 in merchandise

The West Shore RCMP has arrested a man after he allegedly spat on a Superstore employee after he was stopped for leaving the store with more than $1,100 in merchandise. (Black Press Media file photo)
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A vehicle left Sooke Road at Colwood Corners Monday morning. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)

UPDATE: Traffic moving again after crash at Colwood Corners

Morning commute stalled after vehicle leaves Sooke Road

A vehicle left Sooke Road at Colwood Corners Monday morning. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
Missing 83-year-old Donald MacIntosh has been found safe. (West Shore RCMP photo)

UPDATED: 83-year-old man found safe

Saanich police found the man and have reunited him with his family

Missing 83-year-old Donald MacIntosh has been found safe. (West Shore RCMP photo)
A motorcycle crash on the Malahat caused traffic delays up to four hours in the northbound lane on Saturday afternoon. (Google Maps)

One dead following motorcycle crash on Malahat

Malahat reopened shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday

A motorcycle crash on the Malahat caused traffic delays up to four hours in the northbound lane on Saturday afternoon. (Google Maps)
West Shore RCMP arrested a 37-year old Victoria resident after they ended up passed out unconscious at a Colwood intersection on June 2 due to impaired driving. (Black Press Media file photo)

Alleged drug trafficker passes out at Colwood intersection while driving: RCMP

Police find LSD, cocaine and methamphetamines on the driver

West Shore RCMP arrested a 37-year old Victoria resident after they ended up passed out unconscious at a Colwood intersection on June 2 due to impaired driving. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Independent Investigations Office of BC was called to investigate after a woman had her arm broken while being taken into police custody on the West Shore. (Black Press file photo)

IIO finds no excessive force used by West Shore RCMP officers during arrest

Police watchdog called to investigate after woman breaks arm while being taken into police custody

The Independent Investigations Office of BC was called to investigate after a woman had her arm broken while being taken into police custody on the West Shore. (Black Press file photo)
A serious crash in View Royal on Sunday sent several people to hospital. (Courtesy of Paul Hurst)

RCMP investigates serious weekend crash in View Royal

Two drivers and one passenger sent to hospital Sunday

A serious crash in View Royal on Sunday sent several people to hospital. (Courtesy of Paul Hurst)
The West Shore RCMP is looking for a man who allegedly damaged a Wendy’s drive-thru in Colwood after he didn’t get mustard on his burger. (Google Maps photo)

Colwood drive-thru window smashed after suspect receives burger without mustard

Wendy’s staff call police after man allegedly rips Plexiglas barrier off window

The West Shore RCMP is looking for a man who allegedly damaged a Wendy’s drive-thru in Colwood after he didn’t get mustard on his burger. (Google Maps photo)
A Saanich man has died from his injuries after a serious crash involving a motorcycle and a vehicle on Six Mile Road Sunday afternoon. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)

Saanich man dies from injuries after serious crash on Six Mile Road

Police continue to investigate cause of fatal crash

A Saanich man has died from his injuries after a serious crash involving a motorcycle and a vehicle on Six Mile Road Sunday afternoon. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
West Shore RCMP have shut off traffic to Six Mile Road following a serious incident between a vehicle and a motorcycle on Sunday afternoon. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
West Shore RCMP have shut off traffic to Six Mile Road following a serious incident between a vehicle and a motorcycle on Sunday afternoon. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
A person found a bag of narcotics on the ground while out for a walk in Langford on May 29. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

Person finds bag of drugs while out for walk in Langford

Police ask residents, drivers to check surveillance footage

A person found a bag of narcotics on the ground while out for a walk in Langford on May 29. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)
Const. Nancy Saggar says she avoids too much contact with front-line officers amid the pandemic. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)

When crisis hits: How West Shore RCMP has dealt with the pandemic

More front-line officers on road in mobile offices

Const. Nancy Saggar says she avoids too much contact with front-line officers amid the pandemic. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
West Shore RCMP has launched an online crime reporting tool that will allow residents to report crimes without speaking to a police officer or heading down to the station. (Black Press Media file photo)

West Shore residents can now report crime online

New program will help West Shore RCMP officers focus on high-priority calls

West Shore RCMP has launched an online crime reporting tool that will allow residents to report crimes without speaking to a police officer or heading down to the station. (Black Press Media file photo)