Crime

Jamie Bacon pleads guilty to charge in Surrey Six case

The plea brings an end to a complex legal case that has spanned more than a decade

 

RCMP disarm man experiencing mental health crisis

The male pulled a knife on officers and then held it to his own throat expressing a desire to die

 

RCMP seek man facing sexual assault charges

Police believe he may be living on central Vancouver Island but also has a history in the Cariboo region

  • Jul 7, 2020

Crime report: Thieves target Parksville business; resident reports CRA scam

Oceanside RCMP receive 271 complaints in one-week period

Investigation into murdered teen concluded, says Island RCMP

Nanaimo RCMP confirm findings of Makayla Chang murder investigation forwarded to Crown counsel

Mid-Island RCMP arrest two at gunpoint before determining lighter was misidentified as gun

Police respond in force after report of man with firearm in Nanaimo on June 12

PQB crime report: Suspect arrested after nighttime Parksville break-in

Oceanside RCMP receive 259 complaints in one-week period

  • Jun 15, 2020

Three people found dead in Lower Mainland house fire: police

Homicide investigators release update

Vancouver Island Mounties shut down ‘problem drug house’ to sound of cheers

Neighbours cheer when RCMP move in on nuisance house near downtown Nanaimo evening of June 10

Nanaimo RCMP hope to clear up old warrants with the help of social media

Police have files attached to hundreds of outstanding arrest warrants dating back to early 1990s

Expensive shoes stolen in break-and-enter in Nanaimo

Several pairs of Gucci and Yeezy shoes worth hundreds of dollars taken in break-in June 8

Crime report: Qualicum Beach business tagged with graffiti

Other incidents reported to RCMP include window broken with BB gun pellet

  • Jun 8, 2020

RCMP arrest suspect after attempted break-and-enter in Parksville

Resident provides description, cops nab 46-year-old man

  • Jun 1, 2020

PQB crime report: Bandits make off with TV, roadside business sign, even chocolate truffles

Oceanside RCMP deal with 216 complaints in one-week period

  • May 31, 2020

Stolen gargoyle returns to its perch on central Vancouver Island yard

Petey, a concrete gargoyle statue, was returned by Nanaimo RCMP after being found by city crew

OPINION: Call for kindness is a powerful message

Last week, B.C.’s minister responsible for multiculturalism spoke out on the rising…

  • May 22, 2020