Victoria Fire Department

Cleanup continues after fire at Mustard Seed Food Bank

Cleanup continues after fire at Mustard Seed Food Bank

Arson suspected, Victoria police investigating Queens Avenue blaze among string of fires

Cleanup continues after fire at Mustard Seed Food Bank
Victoria police news In Brief for Nov. 8

Victoria police news In Brief for Nov. 8

Bear spray assault downtown, garbage fires investigated

Victoria police news In Brief for Nov. 8
Victoria firefighters are in discussion before heading into an apartment building at 443 Superior St. Fire in a back area third-floor suite forced evacuation of the building early Tuesday evening. Six suites in all were affected, but all residents were were still outside hours after the blaze was called in, as fire crews mopped up and cleared the hallways of acrid smoke residue. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Victoria apartment fire forces evacuation of multi-suite building

No one home in suite where fire started, everyone got out ok: VFD

Victoria firefighters are in discussion before heading into an apartment building at 443 Superior St. Fire in a back area third-floor suite forced evacuation of the building early Tuesday evening. Six suites in all were affected, but all residents were were still outside hours after the blaze was called in, as fire crews mopped up and cleared the hallways of acrid smoke residue. Don Descoteau/Victoria News
A vintage fire truck bearing the flag draped casket of former Victoria Fire Department chief Doug Angrove makes its way along Lyall Street in Esquimalt on Saturday en route to a memorial service for the late chief at the Esquimalt curling rink. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Firefighters, family, friends and dignitaries honour former Victoria fire chief Doug Angrove

Ceremonial funeral procession moves along Lyall Street to Esquimalt curling rink

A vintage fire truck bearing the flag draped casket of former Victoria Fire Department chief Doug Angrove makes its way along Lyall Street in Esquimalt on Saturday en route to a memorial service for the late chief at the Esquimalt curling rink. Don Descoteau/Victoria News
Fire at a Pacifica Housing’s Briarwood complex at 1253 Johnson St. saw five families including 12 to 14 residents displaced. The fire started in one of the suites late Saturday afternoon. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Fire rips through suite at Victoria subsidized housing complex

Five families, at least a dozen people, displaced by Johnson Street fire

Fire at a Pacifica Housing’s Briarwood complex at 1253 Johnson St. saw five families including 12 to 14 residents displaced. The fire started in one of the suites late Saturday afternoon. Don Descoteau/Victoria News