Abbotsford Convenience Store Robbery

Abbotsford BC – On Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 8:30 pm, a male entered a convenience store in the 2600 block of Gladys Avenue. He immediately displayed a handgun and began yelling instructions to the staff. The suspect grabbed cash…

Abby PD Arrest Car Thief/Parolee In Dealership Lot

Abbotsford, BC – Early Tuesday Morning ( May 26, 2015 at 12:25 am) an Abbotsford Patrol officer heard the sound of an engine inside a car dealership compound at South Fraser Way and Garden Street. Once at that compound, the…

Mission Chief Orders Fire Ban

Mission, BC  (Mission Record) – A district-wide fire ban is in effect beginning June 1, 2015. Mission fire chief Larry Watkinson has implemented the District-wide ban following recent hot, dry weather, compounding the risk related to the very low snowpack…

Paramedic Services Week

Victoria – Health Minister Terry Lake has issued the following statement in recognition of Paramedic Services Week, May 24-30, 2015: “Paramedics are first responders in a crisis, the first line of defence in emergencies and on the front-line of community care….

Facebook Amber Alerts System Launches In Canada

Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Vancouver/Toronto  (CTV News) – Starting Monday, Facebook users across Canada will get Amber Alert notices right in their social network newsfeeds, as part of a new program that aims to leverage the social network’s reach to quickly locate missing children….