February 19, 2018

BC Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit conference could be to do with Kelowna shooting

More details are emerging about a BC Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit news conference Monday announcing a significant development in a gang murder investigation. The unit says no other details are being provided before then. But the murder investigation they're referring to could be a 2011 Kelowna gang shooting in broad daylight outside a … [Read more...]

Surrey RCMP Supt. says communication between Metro Vancouver forces is much improved

While the RCMP's top brass have yet to comment on whether they'll support a regional police force, one of Metro Vancouver's senior mounties says many services have already been integrated.  Surrey RCMP Superintendent Bill Fordy was part of the team which drew a confession from serial killer Robert Pickton more than a decade ago. He says … [Read more...]

Two arrested by BC’s Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit

Two men were arrested in Langley Friday afternoon for allegedly breaching their firearm prohibitions. The BC Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit says the 31-year-old and 25-year-old have gang ties and are known to police. They will remain in custody awaiting charges. Two other men were arrested in the Walnut Grove neighbourhood near 90th a … [Read more...]

Gas leak forces brief evacuation of Coquitlam mall

Coquitlam Centre mall was evacuated for just under an hour due to a gas leak Sunday afternoon. Fortis BC spokesperson Michael Allison explains the cause. "A tree branch had knocked loose a coupling at a meter outside the mall and that was causing a small amount of gas to leak which was causing the odour people were smelling. The leak is shut off … [Read more...]

Pesky bear forces Vancouver Island park closure

Beginning of Story Content A bear that has been stealing people's packs has closed a popular Vancouver Island park just before the long weekend, Kylie Stanton ... Vancouver News latest RSS headlines - Big News Network.com … [Read more...]