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One Dead After Suspicious Fire In Chilliwack Valley

Chilliwack Valley – Early Tuesday morning (July 24@ 1:15AM)  Chilliwack RCMP was called to the 5100-block of East Paulsen Road after receiving the report of a structure fire. General duty officers supported by Chilliwack Fire Department arrived at the address…


Coroner Inquest Into Death Of RCMP Spokesperson From Abbotsford

Burnaby/Abbotsford – The BC Coroners Service has scheduled a public inquest into the death of Pierre Jean Dabe Lemaitre. The inquest will begin November 19 at the Burnaby Coroners’ Court (20th Floor – 4720 Kingsway, Metrotower II, Metrotown, Burnaby). Lemaitre was…







BC 2017 OD Death Count Tops 1100

Fraser Valley/Victoria – More than 1,100 British Columbians have died due to suspected illicit drug overdoses, according to data released today by the BC Coroners Service. Preliminary data indicate there were 80 suspected drug overdose deaths this September, representing a…