Press Release

A press release, news release, media release, or press statement is a written or recorded communication directed at members of the news media for the purpose of announcing something claimed as having news value. Typically, they are mailed, faxed, or e-mailed to assignment editors at newspapers, magazines, radio stations, television stations, and/or television networks. Commercial press release distribution services, such as PR Newswire, PR NewsChannel and Business Wire, are also used to distribute them. (From Wikipedia.)

Major sewer upgrades to replace aging pipes and separate flows Dunbar-SW Marine Dr. intersection to close for two weeks

Work will start on a $600,000 infrastructure project at Dunbar Street and SW Marine Drive on Friday when City of Vancouver crews begin an estimated two-week project to replace an 80-year-old...

Early morning pedestrian-involved motor vehicle collision

Officers from the Vancouver Police Collision Investigation Unit have been called in to investigate an early morning pedestrian-involved motor vehicle collision that has resulted in an elderly man...

Found - missing elderly woman

Gurdev Chohan was found walking in south Vancouver by police officers and is safe and sound. She has been reunited with her family. Chohan went missing around 6 pm June 28 and had last been seen at a...

Integrated Riot Investigation Team making progress

The Integrated Riot Investigation Team (I.R.I.T) is steadily moving forward in the process of sorting through thousands of pieces of information and photos related to the riot. This past weekend,...

Update on weekend pedestrian-involved collisions

Vancouver Police have made contact with a witness to a serious pedestrian collision over the weekend in the 100 block of East Hastings Street. Thanks to media coverage, the witness came forward...

Face of man wanted Canada-wide

Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted Canada-wide for breach of parole after he failed to return to his halfway house on June 25th. Norman Bert Guimond...

Woman Dies after Overnight Hit and Run in Vancouver

 A 30 year old Vancouver woman is dead after allegedly being struck and killed by a hit and run driver early this morning in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. Vancouver Police are appealing to...

Postal workers request public support: Canadian Union of Public Employees

The Official Opposition NDP is conducting a filibuster in the House of Commons to defend free collective bargaining and to oppose back-to-work legislation (Bill C-6) aimed at the Canadian Union of...

Photos of missing woman Yoo Chung Choi

Vancouver Police Missing Person investigators are appealing to the public once again for information on the whereabouts of Yoo Chung Choi. Ms. Choi’s family last had contact with her around 11 p.m....

Multiple deaths in rush hour car crash on Granville and Nanton

A tragic rush hour motor vehicle collision has claimed three lives and left a fourth person clinging to life in hospital tonight. Around 6 p.m., a red Toyota Corolla heading south on Granville...