November 23, 2017

Teen found intoxicated on party bus in Port Moody released from hospital

Port Moody Police have an update on a teen taken to hospital after a party bus was checked on Friday night. Police say officers came across the party bus, which was picking up a group for a planned event. They say the officers checked in with the adult chaperone and the bus operator and spoke with some of the young people getting ready to go on. An … [Read more...]

Youth taken to hospital after party bus checked in Port Moody

Port Moody Police say a youth was taken to hospital after a party bus was checked last night. They say the youth had a dangerously high level of intoxication. Alcohol was found This comes after 16 year old Ernest Azoadam died one week ago after being on a party bus in Surrey. Mounties are investigating that incident to find out whether any laws … [Read more...]

Faulty breathalyzers in Port Moody

Port Moody Police say faulty breathalyzers were used in 2011. On its website the police department says the results of a independent investigation have determined faulty breathalyzers were used in 14 out of 174 roadside tests administered that year. The police department requested the investigation  out of concern some of the roadside … [Read more...]

01/31/2013 – Absolute Beginner Wine Workshop – Port Moody

Offered through the Port Moody Arts CentreOne Evening - Thursday, January 31st 7pm to 9pmWhat would be a savvy approach to learning about wine? After two hours of tasting four (4) wines and learning the basics, you will exit the workshop with more confidence in how to taste, evaluate andtalk about wine. Whether you're looking for a quick … [Read more...]

01/30/2013 – Single Malt Scotch Tasting – Port Moody

Being held at Eden West Fine FoodsOne Evening - Wednesday, January 30th 7pm to 9pmThis is the perfect workshop for you or the scotch lover in your life. Whether they are an aficionado of scotch, or someone who wants to discover more about this unique beverage, this event is the perfect fit.Join our local scotch expert for an informative and … [Read more...]

Port Moody property taxes on the rise

If you're a Port Moody homeowner, get ready to see a big property tax hike next year. Mayor mike clay says the hike is likely going to be over six percent, but it is necessary to maintain existing services after population growth in recent years. "Do you peel the band aid off slowly, or do you rip it off and get it done? That’s what we're … [Read more...]

Port Moody records third fatal shooting since May

A 32-year-old man has now died after he was shot this morning in Port Moody. Police say it happened around 10 a.m. at Wallace Wynd and Ailsa Avenue in the Glenayre neighbourhood. The man was known to police. He was taken to hospital in critical condition, but later died. Vancouver police now take over the investigation because Port Moody does not … [Read more...]

Friend defends ex-gangster gunned down in Port Moody

The close friend of a former gangster gunned down in Port Moody this week is defending Randy Naicker. The friend, who wishes to remain anonymous, spoke with CKNW’s Simi Sara about the 34-year-old founder of the Independent Soldiers gang who spent time behind bars for kidnapping. "I'm sure it was a struggle. I'm sure there was stress starting … [Read more...]

Updates: Gangster shot and killed in Port Moody

Vancouver Police are now confirming what we have been reporting. The victim of yesterday's shooting in Port Moody is 34-year-old Randynesh Raman Naicker,  a convicted kidnapper and founder of the Independent Soldiers gang. Naicker was gunned down in a parking lot on Queen's street at 445 p-m. It wasn't the first time he's had a target on his … [Read more...]

Man dead after shooting in Port Moody

Police have confirmed a man has been shot and killed in Port Moody. Vancouver Police say they've been called in to investigate, and say the man was shot near St. John's Street and Queens Street shortly before 4:45 this afternoon. No word yet on who the man is, or whether anyone has been taken into custody. CKNW Vancouver News … [Read more...]