Seasonal Safety Tips

We’ve got all the seasonal safety tips to help your holidays stay safe and crime-free, from shopping to decking the halls, and resources for people who may be struggling this time of year.

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Breakout Festival Riot

Investigators need your help identifying suspects in the Breakout Festival Riot at the PNE on September 18, 2022.

If you recognize anyone in these photos, please help us hold them accountable.

Identify Suspects

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?

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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.

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Upcoming Information Sessions


December 3 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
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January 7, 2023
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February 4, 2023
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