News Releases

Man Arrested After Armed Standoff

File # 16-7914

Victoria, BC – A Victoria man is in custody after an armed standoff last night.

Officers were called to a multi-unit residence in the 200-block of Gorge Road East just before 9 p.m. last night for a call of a man with a gun. Initial reports indicated the man had threatened to harm others at the residence. When officers arrived, the man barricaded himself in a unit there.

Officers Seeking Witnesses to Pedestrian Collision

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.

Missing Man Hiebert Located Safely

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.