1. BC RCMP spokesman’s boss denies calling him redundant, coroner’s inquest hears
The man accused by RCMP Sgt. Pierre Lemaitre’s widow of calling her husband “redundant” denied doing so, in testimony at a coroner’s inquest Wednesday.
Lemaitre committed suicide on July 29, 2013, after the fallout from the death of Polish immigrant Robert Dziekanski at Vancouver International Airport in 2007 set the already-depressed officer on a downward spiral. See more >
2. Police cars rammed in South Surrey, one arrested
A police investigation in South Surrey Wednesday afternoon caused a half-hour “hold and secure” of nearby Earl Marriott Secondary.
RCMP blocked off a section of Lee Street from North Bluff Road south, and appeared to be focusing attention on a white sedan. See more >
3. B.C. police officer raises concerns about online edible sales
Const. Derek Gallamore was shocked when his department in Delta, B.C., busted a woman allegedly selling weed-laced brownies with 40 times the recommended single dose of THC. See more >
4. Police recovering body from water near Tsawwassen First Nation
Delta police are working to recover a body discovered in the water by the Tsawwassen First Nation.
According to a DPD release, at approximately 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, police received a call about a body off the shores of Tsawwassen First Nation. Officers located a body in the tidal areas on Tsawwassen First Nation land. See more >
5. Vancouver garden where hungry otter gobbled expensive koi set to reopen
A tranquil garden in Vancouver where a crafty otter has devoured about 10 expensive koi is set to reopen this morning.
Dr. Sun-Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden closed last Friday after the river otter moved into a pond and began feasting on the carp. See more >