February 25, 2018

I-I-O investigates after man injured during arrest

BC'S new Independent Investigations Office is investigating a late-December arrest involving the Vancouver Police Department. Officers were trying to subdue a stressed-out, very agressive 26 year old man. During that attempt, he was injured and taken to hospital. He's still there. 11 staff have now been assigned to the case, in part to provide … [Read more...]

Independent office investigates Surrey shooting

The "Independent Investigations Office" has been called in to investigate part of a double shooting in Surrey shortly after midnight. RCMP a masked man shot a 35-year-old woman in the carport of her home near 63rd Avenue and 127th Street at 12:21am.He then took off. The woman's wounds to her hands and shoulder are not life-threatening and her … [Read more...]

I-HIT investigates in Fleetwood

Surrey RCMP were called to a home in the Fleetwood neighbourhood whereupon they found a woman's body in a basement suite. The home, in the 84 hundred block of 148-A Street at Spencer Drive, was secured and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was called in to assume control. Currently, they say the homicide is not gang … [Read more...]

Coast Guard investigates strange slick in English Bay

Boaters have reported what appears to be an oil slick not far from Vancouver's Sunset beach.  "It's kind of a foamy, lighter colour on the outskirts of the slick, but the actual slick is like about a foot thick, about a foot wide, of what looks like black, thick oil."  But Port Metro Vancouver spokesperson Barbara Joy-Kinsella says it's … [Read more...]

FIFA investigates Canada’s post-game soccer comments

Soccer's governing body, FIFA, is investigating controversial comments made by some of the Canadian women following that heart-breaking semi-final loss to the United States. The Canadians were highly critical of the Norweigian referee. They feel her calls cost them the game. Burnaby superstar Christine Sinclair was among those speaking out after … [Read more...]

Anton investigates Lamarche situation

NPA Mayoralty candidate, Suzanne Anton says she's only heard hints about the controversy surrounding NPA Council candidate, Jason Lamarche. Lamarche apologized last week after an online post rating his ex-girlfriends was discovered. As for whether the NPA will continue to back the candidate, "I'm aware that there's been some discussion but I do not … [Read more...]

Park board investigates after eight-year-old boy left behind by day camp

An eight-year-old Vancouver boy found his own way home after getting left behind during a day camp outing on Granville Island on Tuesday.After discovering his campmates and supervisors had departed ... Vancouver News latest RSS headlines - Big News Network.com … [Read more...]

White Rock investigates blockage that spilled sewage onto beach

The City of White Rock warned people to stay off the beach Monday as it investigates what blocked a sewage main Sunday, causing sewage to overflow into storm drains and then spill onto the beach. ... Vancouver News latest RSS headlines - Big News Network.com … [Read more...]

Homicide team investigates in-custody death

VANCOUVER - Metro Vancouver's integrated homicide investigators have taken over the investigation into the death of a 28-year-old man in the custody of Vancouver city police.Vancouver police ... Vancouver News latest RSS headlines - Big News Network.com … [Read more...]