VicPD

Victoria police are investigating after a man was assaulted with a weapon in Central Park on Wednesday. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police are investigating after a man was assaulted with a weapon in Central Park on Wednesday. (Black Press Media file photo)
VicPD officers at the Johnson Street bridge for a report of a person in the water on Oct. 14, 2020. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)

Man pulled from Victoria’s Inner Harbour believed to be hiding from police

VicPD says the man was hiding under the decking of a floating dock during search effort

VicPD officers at the Johnson Street bridge for a report of a person in the water on Oct. 14, 2020. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)
Victoria police are asking for the public's help in locating Dallid Briet, who is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant. (VicPD)
Victoria police are asking for the public's help in locating Dallid Briet, who is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant. (VicPD)
VicPD officers at the Johnson Street bridge for a report of a person in the water on Oct. 14, 2020. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)

UPDATED: Man rescued from Victoria’s Inner Harbour

One officer treated for exposure after jumping into water to search for man

VicPD officers at the Johnson Street bridge for a report of a person in the water on Oct. 14, 2020. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)
The family pictured in photographs found scattered in a Victoria parking lot has been located. (Courtesy of VicPD)
The family pictured in photographs found scattered in a Victoria parking lot has been located. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Police are looking for witnesses to an incident that happened on Oct. 13 in the 600-block of Head Street. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATED: Man who offered ride to young boy is a family friend, VicPD confirm

The 11-year-old boy reported the incident after not recognizing the man as a family friend

Police are looking for witnesses to an incident that happened on Oct. 13 in the 600-block of Head Street. (Black Press Media file photo)
A man was arrested after pointing this replica firearm at another person.

Man arrested in Victoria after pointing replica firearm at another person

VicPD recommending several charges for man with replica firearm

A man was arrested after pointing this replica firearm at another person.
Trafficking investigation leads Victoria police to stash of weapons, drugs

Trafficking investigation leads Victoria police to stash of weapons, drugs

Weapons included a realistic replica M4 carbine and several replica handguns

Trafficking investigation leads Victoria police to stash of weapons, drugs
Christopher McAloney was last seen in April. (VicPD handout)

VicPD looking for man last seen six months ago

Christopher McAloney was last seen in April

Christopher McAloney was last seen in April. (VicPD handout)
Victoria police broke up a fight downtown Tuesday evening. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria police break up downtown fight involving bear spray and skateboards

Two men were treated for non-life-threatening injuries

Victoria police broke up a fight downtown Tuesday evening. (Black Press Media file photo)
Police say the semi-truck driver who struck a hydro pole in Esquimalt Tuesday night was impaired. (Courtesy of Tatum Hinch)

Victoria police impound semi-truck after driver shears hydro pole in Esquimalt

Police seize driver’s licence, impound truck on impaired charges

Police say the semi-truck driver who struck a hydro pole in Esquimalt Tuesday night was impaired. (Courtesy of Tatum Hinch)
VicPD is looking for the rightful owner of this drill press/lathe seized last week. (VicPD handout)

VicPD seeking rightful owner of drill press/lathe seized from prolific property offender

Officers discovered the tool after coming across two men trying to tow it behind a bicycle

VicPD is looking for the rightful owner of this drill press/lathe seized last week. (VicPD handout)
Christopher Morgan has been located safe, police say (Courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATED: Victoria police say missing 59-year-old man located safe

Missing alert issued for ‘Binner Chris’ on Oct. 6

Christopher Morgan has been located safe, police say (Courtesy of VicPD)
Police arrested Chadwick Wsiaki in Hollywood Park on Monday. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Police arrested Chadwick Wsiaki in Hollywood Park on Monday. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Police believe wanted man Chadwick Wsiaki may be in a Victoria park where others are camping and sheltering. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Police believe wanted man Chadwick Wsiaki may be in a Victoria park where others are camping and sheltering. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Fadil Rashead was presented with the VicPD Civic Service Award on Friday after he helped police apprehend a dangerous, wanted sex offender who took a ride in his cab. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)

Victoria taxi driver lauded for helping police apprehend dangerous sex offender

Fadil Rashead says receiving the VicPD award was one of the proudest moments in his life

Fadil Rashead was presented with the VicPD Civic Service Award on Friday after he helped police apprehend a dangerous, wanted sex offender who took a ride in his cab. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)
A resident found fishing line tied between the doorway at a multi-unit residential building in the 1200-block of Johnson Street. (VicPD)
A resident found fishing line tied between the doorway at a multi-unit residential building in the 1200-block of Johnson Street. (VicPD)
Victoria police are looking for “almost identical” suspects in a robbery that took place on Sept. 27. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police are looking for “almost identical” suspects in a robbery that took place on Sept. 27. (Black Press Media file photo)
One man was taken into custody after an assault and barricade on Esquimalt Road on Sept. 30. (Black Press Media file photo)

One in custody after assault, barricade in Esquimalt Road residence

Victoria police closed down portion of the road Wednesday night during incident

One man was taken into custody after an assault and barricade on Esquimalt Road on Sept. 30. (Black Press Media file photo)
A Victoria Police Department cruiser. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)

VicPD explains why calls for service can’t be compared to years before 2019

Department launches Open VicPD, new platform in aim to be transparent

A Victoria Police Department cruiser. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)