Victoria, BC – VicPD officers are continuing their investigation after locating and arresting both a man and a woman believed to be responsible for multiple robberies of businesses in downtown Victoria and the James Bay neighbourhood.
File #: 2016-6894
Victoria, BC – VicPD officers are continuing their investigation into a collision at the corner of Cook and Oxford streets that left one man with non-life threatening injuries.
On February 15th, officers were called to the intersection at approximately 6:35 p.m., after witnesses reported a man being struck by a vehicle. Initial indication is that the vehicle was travelling north along Cook Street when the vehicle collided with the man who was crossing the street.
Date: Feb 17
Victoria, BC – Major Crime Investigators are looking for the man believed responsible for a series of robberies of businesses in downtown Victoria and the James Bay neighbourhood.
Date: Feb 17
File #: 2016-5542
Victoria, BC –Officers are investigating a “distraction technique” debit card theft which resulted in a Victoria woman losing $1,600. Officers were struck by how quickly the culprits moved, making fraudulent purchases on the stolen card minutes after the theft.
Date: Feb 12
Victoria, BC – Jonathan Haywood, who was the subject of a missing persons alert, has been located safely by investigators.
Date: Feb 10
File # 16-5801
Victoria, BC – Kurt Hiebert, who was the subject of a VicPD missing person’s alert, has been located. While Hiebert was also the subject of a Canada Wide Parole Revocation Warrant, our investigators were concerned about his safety and welfare. He has been located, is safe and is now also in custody.
Date: Feb 4
Victoria, BC – Investigators are looking to identify and speak with a man after he approached a child in what appears to be suspicious circumstances.
Date: Feb 01
Victoria, BC – The “Canada Revenue Agency” Scam has resurfaced in Victoria and Esquimalt, and officers are once again asking the public to speak with their loved ones to inform them of the risks.
Victoria, BC – Investigators are seeking a specific witness in a break and enter investigation that resulted in the arrest of an Esquimalt man last night.
Date: Jan 26, 2016
This morning, we were forwarded this email from a member of our community who observed our officers at work:
“Just witnessed outside my home window one of the best displays Victoria’s community policing at work.