News Releases

Fourth Annual National Prescription Drop-Off Day

Friday, May 20, 2016

Victoria, BC – VicPD is a proud supporter of the fourth annual National Prescription Drug Drop-Off Day.

On May 21, we are asking people to dispose of their unused, unwanted, or expired prescription and non-prescription drugs at their local drugstore. According to the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP), Canada is the world’s second largest per capita consumer of prescription opioids after the United States.

Investigators Continue Their Search For Witnesses to Suspicious Fire

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Victoria, BC – VicPD Major Crime investigators continue their investigation into a suspicious fire at Toys “R” Us at Mayfair Mall on April 27.

Investigators would like to thank the numerous witnesses who have come forward to speak with investigators. There are still, however, several witnesses with whom police have yet to speak.  Pictures of these potential witnesses are attached.