Man charged after baby spat on in Mount Pleasant, Vancouver police say

Vancouver police say a man has been arrested and charged after a mother reported that a stranger had spat on her baby. The incident occurred on Friday in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant neighborhood near a Main Street and W Broadway bus stop, around 3 pm Read more: Several arrests made in ‘united’ police investigation in Kelowna, … Read more

Suspect from Vancouver police public warning back in custody – BC

A suspect accused in a random Vancouver lobby attack is now back in custody after breaching his bail conditions, Vancouver police say. Bryce Michael Flores-Bebington was out on bail, with two sex assault charges, an assault charge and a charge of uttering threats pending. Flores-Bebington was arrested just 24 hours after being released from jail. … Read more

5 stabbed in less than an hour as Halloween partygoers flood Vancouver streets – BC

Vancouver police say five people were stabbed in less than an hour early Sunday morning as Halloween party-goers flooded the city’s bars, restaurants and entertainment zones. Officers responded to a triple stabbing at a bar near Oak Street and West Broadway around 1:30 am after a confrontation between groups left three men seriously injured, police … Read more

Downtown Vancouver store hit by thieves again, 5th time this year – BC

A downtown Vancouver business has been targeted by thieves yet again — the fifth time this year. Sebastian and Co., which is a butcher in the downtown area, have shared surveillance video from the recent incidents on social media. In the latest incident, a man wearing a mask and surgical gloves is seen wandering around … Read more

Vancouver police responded to 1,200 calls in just 40 hours this past weekend – BC

The Vancouver Police Department was busy this weekend. From Friday at 6 pm until 12:45 pm Sunday, Deputy Chief Howard Chow said the department received 1,200 calls. That included 145 priority one calls, meaning an emergency and someone’s life could be at risk, 23 calls about a dangerous weapon, 34 calls of assaults in progress, … Read more

Man shot with crossbow in the chest in downtown Vancouver, police say – BC

A man in his 20s has been hospitalized after being shot in the chest with a crossbow in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. The attack with the bowed weapon took place around 4 pm on Saturday near East Hastings and Carrall streets. Read more: Vancouver police release CCTV video of alleged bear-spray assault on store owner “Officers … Read more

One in custody after multiple stabbings at Vancouver’s CRAB Park, police say – BC

One suspect is in custody after a stabbing spree in downtown Vancouver’s CRAB Park, Vancouver police say. VPD officers were seen at Crab Park, early Saturday morning. Global News Read more: Man arrested in connection with random attack on Vancouver woman “Some victims have been taken to hospital but others fled and may need medical … Read more

‘Bone chilling’: Witness describes random attack in lobby of Vancouver apartment

Vancouver police are praising the efforts of a group of bystanders who intervened in the city’s latest apparent stranger assault. According to police, the victim, a 29-year-old woman, was returning home to her apartment near Davie and Howe around 6 pm when the suspect followed her into her lobby. Police say the man threw her … Read more

‘Very terrifying’: Convicted killer from Edmonton charged in Vancouver window smashing rampage

Vancouver police say commercial break and enters and mischief incidents with glass broken in the downtown core have increased 64 per cent since 2019 and Global News has learned one of the suspects in a recent window-smashing rampage caught on camera in Gastown is a convicted killer from Alberta. Curtis George McCallum, 48, is accused … Read more

Suspect arrested after Vancouver home ‘ransacked,’ car keys stolen – BC

Vancouver police have arrested and are recommending criminal charges after an alleged break and enter, and attempted car theft on Thursday night. According to Sgt. Steve Addison, homeowners returned to their place in the Kitsilano neighborhood around 11:30 pm to find someone had broken in, “ransacked it and stolen their car keys.” When they went … Read more