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.

Need news fast? Watch the live feed on the right of the website or stay informed on-the-go with your smart phone. “Like” us on Facebook and follow “@wechcpc” on Twitter, or use the links at the bottom of this page.

Announcements

 

New (Temporary) Hours

New hours of operation! Our office will be closed on Sunday and Monday beginning September 12, 2022.

Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

 

 

FREE Personal Safety Alarms
 
Do you feel vulnerable when in the community? Make sure you pick up your free pedestrian safety alarm from our office at 1295 Davie Street. We are open from 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday. For holiday hours, please see below.

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming CPC Activities and Events

Howl’een – Saturday October 29

Join us at Nelson Park for our 3rd Howl’een event from 12:30-2:30pm. Details to follow. 

Holiday Office Closure – Friday November 11, 2022

We recognize all major holidays. We will be closed on Friday November 11 and reopening at 10am on Saturday November 12, 2022.  

 

Past Events

The WECHCPC conducted or supported the following community events and safety initiatives in 2022:

  • Safety Talk for Gordon Neighbourhood House – January 20
  • Chilly Chase – January 23
  • Joe Fortes 100th Anniversary – February 4
  • Personal Safety and Awareness Tent @ West End Community Centre – February 5
  • Internet Safety Day @ Bentall Centre – February 8
  • Bike Safety Day @ Sunset Beach – February 12
  • Vancouver First Half – February 13
  • Pink Shirt Day Anti-Bullying Talk @ Gordon Neighbourhood Event – February 26
  • Hot Chocolate Run – March 5
  • Zero Waste Recycling Pop-Up @ King George Secondary – March 19
  • Personal Safety and Awareness fair – April 2
  • Easter Escapade – April 8
  • Earth Day Community Cleanup – April 22
  • Vancouver Sun Run – April 24
  • BMO Marathon – May 1
  • Personal Safety Kit Distribution – May 17
  • Personal Safety Kit Distribution – May 18
  • Personal Safety Kit Distribution – May 19
  • Keep Vancouver Spectacular Community Cleanup – May 28
  • Bike Safety Day @ Sunset Beach – May 31
  • VPD Light the Night Right @ Stanley Park – August 9
  • Scavenger Hunt for KOMCPC @ Queen Elizabeth Park – August 26
  • Bike Safety Day @ Sunset Beach – August 27
  • Womens Personal Safety Demonstration @ West End CC – August 30
  • Ultra Night Run @ Stanley Park – September 9
  • VPD Family Day – September 10
  • Lord Roberts Elementary School Welcome Back BBQ – September 22
  • Bike Safety Day @ Sunset Beach – October 5 

 

In The Community

The Vancouver Christmas Market returns to Jack Poole Plaza from November 12 to December 24, 2022. For more information, click here.

The Vancouver Historic Half is scheduled for Sunday November 27th in Stanley Park. The seawall will be affected in the morning. For more details, click here.  

Find quick links for COVID-19 updates here!

BC Centre for Disease Control – clickhere.

Vancouver Coastal Health – click here.

 

Be in The Know

To read the latest news releases of the Vancouver Police Department – click here.

To visit the Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers, click here