News & Events
Interested in upcoming CPC programming, local festivals or local/city-wide occurrences? Check back often for newsworthy stories, current events, and the latest media releases from the Vancouver Police Department.
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The WECHCPC was nominated for a City of Vancouver Award of Excellence!
We are pleased to announce the WECHCPC has been nominated for a City of Vancouver Award of Excellence in the Civic Volunteer Category. This award recognizes outstanding commitment by individuals and teams who go above and beyond on a Vancouver City Council approved board, agency or committee. If you are interested in attending the award ceremony and celebrating all the nominees, you can get your FREE ticket here.
Upcoming CPC Activities and Events
INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?? KNOW A 16-17 YEAR OLD THAT WANTS TO BE CONNECTED TO THE COMMUNITY?? Visit us at our office at 1267 Davie Street or speak to us at any of our upcoming community events about what opportunities are available.
Women’s Safety Demonstration – Friday March 9, 2018
The VPD Women’s Personal Safety Team invites women age 16 and older to participate in a unique program that educates women about personal safety. Workshops are taught by an all-female police instructor team. Through theory and practical exercises, women learn concepts and skills regarding crime prevention and effectively dealing with violent encounters. The workshop is being held at the Coal Harbour Community Centre, 480 Broughton Street. To register for the FREE event, please send your your name, email address, date of birth, and phone number to email@example.com.
Holiday Closure – Monday February 12, 2018
The WECHCPC recognizes all major holidays and will be CLOSED to the public on Monday February 12th for Family Day. We will be open for regular operating hours on Tuesday February 13th at 10am.
The WECHCPC recently took part in or supported the following community events and safety initiatives in 2018:
- Volunteer Recruitment with VPD @ JIBC – January 13
In The Community
The Vancouver Chilly Chase is happening on Sunday January 28, 2018. If you are an early riser, find out if your walk or ride along the Seawall in False Creek to Girl in the West Suit/Stanley Park will be affected. Click here for details.
Chinese New Year Parade is happening on Sunday February 18, 2018. Road Closures will be in effect. For more information, click here.
Take a tour of Roger Arena! See where dreams have been made, gold has been won, and where the best sports and entertainment lives in this city. Tours are available Wednesdays and Fridays beginning at 10:30 a.m., noon or 1:30 p.m. Sunday tours are available at noon, 1:30 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. For more information click here.
The BC Sports Hall of Fame presents an All Access Experience enhanced visit to the Hall of Fame and exclusive behind the scenes tour of BC Place! Highlights include a visit to the stadium Media lounge, Premium Suite areas, team locker rooms (when available) and access onto the field (when available). For more information, click here.
Help Find These Criminals
Help the Vancouver Police Department apprehend outstanding individuals with warrants for their arrest. Visit Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers for their Most Wanted/Wanted Gallery and Crimes of the Week/Unsolved Crimes pages.
*April 2, 2013 – Can you identify this suspect? click here
*July 26, 2013 – Can you identify this suspect? click here
*March 3, 2016 - High Risk Offender to reside in Vancouver click here