Category Archives: VPD

Time runs out on probe of officers who failed to warn woman before she was killed

The Canadian Press/Monday, May. 12 2014 Two officers who decided not to immediately warn a pregnant woman that her boyfriend may have been looking for a hit man to kill her in the days before she was murdered won’t be … Continue reading

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Police raid house in East Vancouver, with guns drawn, on pretext of anti-pipeline graffiti

Note: The Editor of this blog, Copwatch Vancouver, was also subject to this gang style early morning raid on their home, and who was not named in the warrant but who’s laptop computer, cell phone & charger, USB’s, iPod & cord, … Continue reading

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Vancouver Police go “Beyond the Call”, Gang arrest a 100 pound woman…….

I took this photograph of a woman being arrested and taken away yesterday in front of the Sunrise Hotel on Hastings Street. She weighed probably well under 100 lbs and presumably was behaving erratically on the street. There are in … Continue reading

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Vancouver homeless man alleges police brutality

CBC Oct 22, 2013 A Downtown Eastside homeless man says Vancouver police threw him to the ground, punching and kicking his face, while arresting him for allegedly stealing a bicycle tire in Olympic Village in September. Travis Dunford, 36, says he was arrested on Sept. … Continue reading

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Another family of Robert Pickton victim sues RCMP and Vancouver police

THE CANADIAN PRESS July 16, 2013 VANCOUVER — The line up of family members suing serial killer Robert Pickton and police for failing to investigate the reports of missing women is growing longer. The son of Stephanie Lane has filed … Continue reading

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Vancouver Police Brutally Assault Man in Jail…?

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2013/06/29/bc-vancouver-police-main-terminal-iio.html A man taken into custody by police in Vancouver ended up in hospital, and the officers involved are now under investigation. Independent Investigations Office spokesman Owen Court says the man was taken to hospital after a Vancouver police officer … Continue reading

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Indo-Canadian Singer Takes On Vancouver Police Over Alleged Harassment Of Bandmate

http://thelinkpaper.ca/?p=29197 VANCOUVER – Prominent Indo-Canadian performer Kiran Ahluwalia told the Globe and Mail newspaper she will be filing a formal complaint against members of the Vancouver Police Department over their alleged “aggressive behaviour” against her and members of her band … Continue reading

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