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VicPD looking to identify this man as he’s the suspect in a Jan. 19 stabbing. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Victoria police seek suspect in screwdriver stabbing of security guard

Jan. 19 incident saw suspect approached for attempted theft from Yates Street business

 

Victoria police officers arrested a shoplifting suspect at Mayfair Shopping Centre Jan. 25. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)

Man caught shoplifting from underneath officers’ noses, Victoria police say

Officers were at Mayfair Shopping Centre investigating shoplifting when the theft occurred

 

A suspect was arrested in relation to a man being stabbed in Victoria last Friday afternoon. (Black Press Media file photo)

Man arrested following Friday stabbing in Victoria

Police believe victim was targeted, man suffered serious, but non-life-threatening injuries

 

Firefighters with the Victoria Fire Department respond to a kitchen fire in the 2000-block of Cook Street. (Kiernan Green/News Staff)

VIDEO: Smoky morning with fires in Esquimalt, Victoria

Smoke engulfed a Fernwood neighbourhood home after an Esquimalt industrial fire Tuesday morning

Firefighters with the Victoria Fire Department respond to a kitchen fire in the 2000-block of Cook Street. (Kiernan Green/News Staff)
A 16-year-old Victoria girl has been found safe, the Victoria Police Department announced Jan. 26. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)

UPDATE: Victoria teen found safe after several days missing

16-year-old reported missing Jan. 23, found Jan. 26

A 16-year-old Victoria girl has been found safe, the Victoria Police Department announced Jan. 26. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)
Ian Indridson, 54, was last seen the morning of Jan. 10 in Victoria. (Courtesy of VicPD)

‘Stuck in a nightmare’: Family still searching for Ian Indridson

Wife of missing Victoria man pleads for public’s help

Ian Indridson, 54, was last seen the morning of Jan. 10 in Victoria. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Missing man Jean Paul Dupuis is pictured in this 2020 photo, but is said to have lost weight since it was taken. (Courtesy Victoria Police Department)

UPDATE: Missing Victoria man found safe

Jean Paul Dupuis, 43, had last spoken to family Jan. 1

Missing man Jean Paul Dupuis is pictured in this 2020 photo, but is said to have lost weight since it was taken. (Courtesy Victoria Police Department)
Missing Michael is a 10-part podcast series by Laura Palmer that explores the notorious 1991 missing person case of a four-year-old Victoria boy. (Courtesy Laura Palmer)
Missing Michael is a 10-part podcast series by Laura Palmer that explores the notorious 1991 missing person case of a four-year-old Victoria boy. (Courtesy Laura Palmer)

New podcast investigates disappearance of Michael Dunahee from Victoria playground

Series promises previously unheard stories, details from notorious 1991 case, podcaster says

Missing Michael is a 10-part podcast series by Laura Palmer that explores the notorious 1991 missing person case of a four-year-old Victoria boy. (Courtesy Laura Palmer)
Missing Michael is a 10-part podcast series by Laura Palmer that explores the notorious 1991 missing person case of a four-year-old Victoria boy. (Courtesy Laura Palmer)
VicPD officers and paramedics treated a stabbing victim at the intersection of Douglas Street and Hillside Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. on Jan. 15. (Black Press Media file photo)

VicPD search for assailant after stabbed man found in busy intersection

Saturday night incident saw reports of bleeding man in traffic at Hillside and Douglas

VicPD officers and paramedics treated a stabbing victim at the intersection of Douglas Street and Hillside Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. on Jan. 15. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police are asking for the public’s help in identifying this man, who is a suspect in a reported assault last week at Mayfair Shopping Centre. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Victoria police seek suspect in reported assault of mall employee

Incident occurred in a store at Mayfair Shopping Centre on Jan. 13

Victoria police are asking for the public’s help in identifying this man, who is a suspect in a reported assault last week at Mayfair Shopping Centre. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Jesse Chiavaroli, a former Victoria restaurant employee, has been charged with sexual assault and assault with a weapon. (Black Press Media file photo)

Former Victoria restaurant employee charged with sexual assault, assault with weapon

Jesse Chiavaroli was arrested on the Lower Mainland following a VicPD investigation

Jesse Chiavaroli, a former Victoria restaurant employee, has been charged with sexual assault and assault with a weapon. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria Police Department headquarters. (Black Press Media file photo)

VicPD redeploys officers to frontlines in anticipation of critical officer shortage

Over 50 Victoria police officers already off work for various reasons

Victoria Police Department headquarters. (Black Press Media file photo)
Victoria police officers arrested a man Wednesday in connection with a serious stabbing at a downtown multi-unit residential building on Jan. 5. (Black Press Media file photo)

Man stabbed in head in Victoria, accused attacker arrested

Wounds considered potentially life-altering, according to Victoria police

Victoria police officers arrested a man Wednesday in connection with a serious stabbing at a downtown multi-unit residential building on Jan. 5. (Black Press Media file photo)
A man suspected in a graffiti incident from December turned himself in to Victoria police on Jan. 5. (Black Press Media file photo)

Suspect in downtown Victoria graffiti vandalism turns himself in

Public identified suspect from video, man faces mischief charges

A man suspected in a graffiti incident from December turned himself in to Victoria police on Jan. 5. (Black Press Media file photo)
A young woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries after a driver struck her in a crosswalk on Dec. 30. (Courtesy VicPD)

VicPD seizes vehicle as part of Victoria pedestrian hit and run investigation

Video leads to public tip on vehicle that closely resembles one that struck a young woman

A young woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries after a driver struck her in a crosswalk on Dec. 30. (Courtesy VicPD)
Kevin Henry was last heard from on Nov. 27 and was reported missing on Dec. 11. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Friends and family launch fundraiser for missing Kevin ‘Bear’ Henry last seen near Fairy Creek

Funds raised will go toward the hiring of private search-and-rescue (SAR) teams

Kevin Henry was last heard from on Nov. 27 and was reported missing on Dec. 11. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
A young woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries after a driver struck her in a crosswalk on Dec. 30. (Courtesy VicPD)

VIDEO: VicPD investigating morning hit and run

The incident was captured on another vehicle’s dash cam

A young woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries after a driver struck her in a crosswalk on Dec. 30. (Courtesy VicPD)
Tyler Desorcy was last seen in the 800-block of Courtney Street in Victoria on Dec. 30, 2020. (Courtesy VicPD)

Man missing 1 year, Victoria police seek new leads

Tyler Desorcy is a 5’9” Indigenous man with dark brown hair and brown eyes

Tyler Desorcy was last seen in the 800-block of Courtney Street in Victoria on Dec. 30, 2020. (Courtesy VicPD)
A photo of the individual in question. (VicPD)

VIDEO: VicPD seeking downtown vandalism suspect

Young man caught on tape vandalizing two Yates Street properties

A photo of the individual in question. (VicPD)
An unknown man is seen here with Barbara ‘Hailey’ Way before the high-risk woman was reported missing. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

Victoria police look to identify man seen with missing woman Barbara ‘Hailey’ Way

Way was last seen at Mayfair Mall on Dec. 13, reported missing on Dec. 17

An unknown man is seen here with Barbara ‘Hailey’ Way before the high-risk woman was reported missing. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)