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The Vancouver Police Department is a diverse, innovative, and award-winning police department. We serve Vancouver’s citizens and visitors, guided by our principles of integrity, compassion, accountability, respect, and excellence. We provide unique and rewarding opportunities that come with policing in a multi-cultural and international port city, and the support to excel, both personally and professionally.

Upcoming Information Sessions


Saturday, July 6 | 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
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Wednesday, July 24 | 6 to 8 p.m. 
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One-on-one Online Session with a Recruiter

Sunday, July 7
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Report Crime Online

If you are reporting theft under $10,000 or damage to your property, and you don’t have a suspect, you may be able to report it online. Learn more about online reporting and what other types of crime qualify.


The VPD supports people’s democratic rights and freedoms through lawful protest.

We assess 700-800 protests annually to help ensure the safety and security of protestors, the public, and first responders.

Fraud Prevention

There are many types of fraud, with new ones invented regularly. Remaining cautious, aware, and informed is your best defense.

Test your knowledge about common scams and learn how you can help prevent becoming a victim.

Missing Persons

There are over 5000 people reported missing every year in Vancouver — and the VPD locates 99% of them.

Take a look at these missing people who have not yet been found.

Do you recognize anyone?