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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Announcements

WECHCPC ‘Cops and Runners’ Fundraising Team

copsandrunnersgreenOn Sunday June 24, 2018, the ‘Cops and Runners’, a team of CPC staff, Directors, current volunteers, former volunteers now in law enforcement, friends, family and allies, will be participating in the Scotiabank Half-Marathon Charity Challenge. This is our annual fundraising event. Our goal is to raise $13,500 which will be used to support our outreach program. In order to meet this goal, we are asking for donations from individuals and sponsorships from local businesses. As a registered charity, donations help sustain our organization and benefit the community we serve.

For more information and to make a donation, click here.

Donations to the WECHCPC can be made year round. Click here to donate using a Credit card, Visa Debit card, or Paypal. We now accept e-transfers! Please send your donation to executivedirector@wechcpc.com.

The WECHCPC is a registered charity. Tax deductible receipts will be issued for donations over $20.00

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.  

 

Holiday Closure – Monday July 2, 2018 

The WECHCPC recognizes all major holidays and will be CLOSED to the public on Monday July 2nd for Canada Day. We will be open for regular operating hours on Tuesday July 3rd at 10am.

Past Events

The WECHCPC recently took part in or supported the following community events and safety initiatives in 2018:

  • Volunteer Recruitment with VPD @ JIBC – January 13
  • Chili Chase – January 28
  • Chinese New Year Parade – February 18
  • Safety Talk @ Running Room – February 19 & 22
  • Hot Chocolate Run – March 3
  • Women’s Personal Safety Demonstration – March 9
  • Zero Waste Electronics Recycling Event – March 10
  • Safety Presentations @ Collège Éducacentre – March 14
  • St Patricks Day 5K – March 17
  • Coal Harbour Community Centre Easter Carnival – March 24
  • Safety Presentation @ YMCA – March 24
  • Community Safety Panel @ WESN – March 27
  • Theft From Auto Awareness Campaign/Stanley Park – April 6 & 8
  • Safety Presentation @ Gordon Neighbourhood House – April 19
  • Vancouver Sun Run – April 22
  • Theft From Auto Awareness Campaign/Stanley Park – April 29

In The Community

The Scotiabank Half Marathon and 5K is happening on Sunday June 24, 2018. If you are an early riser, find out if your Sunday travel will be affected. Click here for details.

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